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10 Jun 2024


Be a voice for your community!

Apply now to serve on a county advisory group

Share your experience and insights to help Kitsap County support our communities; create plans and strategies to accommodate equitable growth and development; and implement programs that ensure, improve and maintain quality of life.

Consider applying to serve on one of the many Kitsap County advisory groups. Members are appointed by County Commissioners to serve as sounding boards and conduits between residents, communities, county staff and commissioners. They provide input on programs, help direct the distribution of funding and resources, and review draft plans and policy. The time commitment is only a few hours each month for most groups. 

Learn more about county advisory groups and find position descriptions for current vacancies at kcowa.us/advisorygroups. No experience is necessary!

Applications are currently being accepted for the following boards, committees and councils:

  • Board of Equalization - North and Central Kitsap representatives
  • Bremerton and Southworth Ferry Advisory Committees - Frequent riders needed to work directly with Washington State Ferries to improve service
  • Bremerton-Kitsap Access Television (BKAT) Advisory Committee - South and Central Kitsap representativesCentral Kitsap Community Council - College Student Representative
  • Commission on Children & Youth Advisory Board - Central/South Kitsap youth
  • Council for Human Rights - North Kitsap representatives plus two new youth representatives.
  • Manchester Community Advisory Council - Nebraska Neighborhood, At-Large representatives
  • Suquamish Community Advisory Council - At-Large representatives

Questions? Contact Rebecca Pirtle in the Kitsap County Commissioners' Office at rpirtle@kitsap.gov or call 360-337-4650.