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Get ready to vote on incorporation - again

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:44AM

Supporters of the incorporation of Silverdale got new life late last week.

Newberry Hill wall accident injures four

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:44AM

An accident at a construction project on Newberry Hill Road left four workers injured Friday.

"After 15 years, Kenlon calls it a career"

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:44AM

"Gloria Kenlon, the executive director of the Central Kitsap Food Bank, is planning on retiring at the end of this year."

City supporters will consider a new petition

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:44AM

"Although the results of the Nov. 2 cityhood election are still in doubt, if the measure fails incorporation planners are planing to place a new proposal on next fall's ballot."

35 incorporation votes are now in doubt

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:44AM

"Some people who shouldn't have voted in the Nov. 2 incorporation election did, while some people who should have voted couldn't."

Wall designed to hold back Newberry Hill

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:44AM

"A wall being constructed to hold back a slope on Newberry Hill Road is designed to withstand more than 250,000 pounds of pressure."

Kitsap Transit director floats plan to save foot ferries

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"With state ferry service jeopardized by Initiative 695, Kitsap Transit director Dick Hayes and Horluck Transportation owner Hilton Smith are discussing how a public-private partnership could allow foot ferries to continue their cross-Puget Sound trips"

Incorporation fails after late absentee count

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Although election-night returns indicated that Silverdale was ready to incorporate, late absentee ballots appear to have doomed prospects for cityhood."

County big-wigs huddle on budget

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

Initiative 695 and Silverdale incorporation are forcing county department managers and commissioners to make some difficult budgetary decisions.

School district looks to upgrade crumbling facilities

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Central Kitsap High School, Cottonwood Elementary School and many other schools in the Central Kitsap School District have already reached or exceeded their life expectancies."

Cuts in ferry service to begin in June

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Ferry commuters will feel the first crunch of Initiative 695 on their cross-sound trips when the boats start operating on June 27, 2000."

Strongest support for cityhood came from Ridgetop

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Incorporation drew little support along Silverdale Way, but Ridgetop residents were rabidly behind cityhood, according to voting statistics released by the Kitsap County Auditor's Office."

Yes outnumbers no by just 23 votes in incorporation election

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Even though the pro-incorporation margin narrowed in the Silverdale incorporation election, county elections officials still expect that Tuesday's cityhood results to stand."

Two declare candidacy for city council

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Although Silverdale voters haven't officially approved incorporation yet, at least two local residents have already announced their candidacies for seats on the new city council."

What effect will I-695 have on the the new city?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

Most incorporation backers don't think Initiative 695 will have a big impact on the new city of Silverdale.

So what's next?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

Here's what happens next as Silverdale wanders down the path toward incorporation.

Several already considering city council runs

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Several leaders of the incorporation movement were so confident on election night, they were already discussing the possibility of running for Silverdale's first city council."

County officials say they're ready to work with new city

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"Although they spent most of the year campaigning against incorporation, three top county officials sounded conciliatory notes as pro-cityhood votes roled in Tuesday."

Silverdale's looking like a city

  • Nov 3, 1999 at 12:00AM updated Jun 11, 2008 at 10:43AM

"By the slimmest of margins, the proposal to incorporate Silverdale appears headed for approval."

Could Clipper join ferry fleet?

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"A committee of elected officials, community members and litigants met Thursday to consider ways to get fast ferries floating again."

Silveredale incorporation vote down to the wire

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

About half of the absentee ballots distributed in Silverdale have already been returned to the Kitsap County Auditor's Office.

Cityhood leaders fear annexation by Bremerton

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

One of the issues that has been driving the incorporation debate has been a fear on the part of some that Bremerton might eventually attempt to annex Silverdale.

Law enforcement is a key issue in cityhood debate

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

"Although Sheriff Steve Boyer says as many as 10 deputies are assigned to the Silverdale area, folks are still unhappy with the level of law enforcement here."

Survey finds support for incorporation

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

A poll commissioned by the Central Kitsap Reporter recently found 46 percent of likely voters in the Nov. 2 incorporation election support cityhood – and 34 percent of probably voters haven't made up their minds yet.

County Human Rights Council gets asked out of regional coalition

  • Jun 11, 2008 at 10:42AM

The Northwest Coalition Against Malicious Harassment has declined to add the Kitsap County Council on Human Rights to its membership list.

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