Flooding closes CK schools, numerous roads
June 11, 2008 · Updated 9:50 AM
Kitsap County Declared a county-wide state of emergency at 10 this morning due to flooding conditions. Parents of Central Kitsap School District students are encouraged to pick up their children. If possible, transportation will be provided, if not, students will remain at school until parents can pick them up or alternative safe transportation is available. Afternoon and evening activities are cancelled. We will begin transporting secondary students at noon, followed by elementary. There are not specific times for busses.
Also, Kitsap County offices will be closed under standard inclement weather policies for business for the remainder of the day.
Tonights regularly scheduled Board of County Commissioners meeting will be postponed to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, at the Kitsap County Administration Building. 614 Division Street, Port Orchard.
Public safety is our number one concern and while we sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, we dont want anyone to risk traveling during these dangerous conditions, Kitsap County Board of Commissioners Chair Josh Brown said.
Current road conditions can be found on the Kitsap County Public Works Web site at www.kitsapgov.com/pw/roadwork.htm
The following is a list of road closures and areas of major flooding as of 11:30 a.m.:
Anderson Hill Rd., N. end of Wade-mudslide
Fenton Rd., closed between Maple and Bethel Burley Road
Hite Center at Seabeck Highway
Lake Helena at Wildwood
Seabeck Holly Road at Larsen - Closed, 2 feet of water
Seabeck Holly Rd. at Hite-8-foot washout
Tracyton Blvd., between Tibardis & Stampede, 2 feet of water at Allen's corner
Williams Ln, between Retsil and Arnold
288th at Gamble Bay
Third at Illahee Rd
Anderson Hill, just west of Olympic View
Anderson Hill, at Old Clifton
Beach Drive, N. of Caraway Rd.-at Manchester Fuel Depot
Beilmeier, holding pond at Van Skyver
Belfair Valley, N. of county line at 4201
Bodle Road at Long Lake
Brownsville Highway at Gluds Pond
Burchard at Sylvan St.
Bucklin Hill at Central Valley (pond overflowing)
California at Mile Hill
Cedar at Dogwood
Central Valley Road at Paulson
Chase at Chasewood
Chena Hill at Olson Road
Chico Way at the 6400 address
Colchester Dr. at Haida Dr.
Cox Rd., N of 308
Crestview Circle at 1378
Erlands Point at Kitty Hawk
Foss at Horstman
Gold Creek Road at Lake Tahuyeh
Green Mountain Road at 3640 Green Monutain
Holly Road at Boundary Trail
Horstman at Tufts
Indianola Road at Beech
Lake Helena at Wildwood
Lighthouse Point Road at Beach Drive