Reduce Waste Bainbridge Island

COBI Reaches Out, Asks For Business Input On New Waste Reduction Plans

The time has come for all interested Bainbridge business owners to raise their voice and give input into the City’s forthcoming plans to reduce waste and increase reusability on the Island. This morning, COBI staff, led City Manager Blair King published a new online survey …

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Association of Washington Business AWB

Reconsideration of Long-Term Care Act Asked for by Association of Washington Business

On September 9, 2021 the Association of Washington Business sent to Governor Inslee a letter strongly suggesting the governor should pause the implementation of the Long-Term Care Act until some significant questions can be answered and some much-needed changes be made. The letter was signed …

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Health Insurance Covid Update

Health Insurance Update: COVID could cost you your life, or your house

Over the first year of the pandemic most health insurance companies voluntarily waived the cost of co-pay and deductible payments for COVID patients, largely because they expected the Federal Government to eventually require them to do so. However, that never actually happened, and so, now …

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Wintergreen Townhomes Project

Wintergreen Townhomes Project: Affordable Housing Considered By Planning Commission

[UPDATED September 7, 14 – after each Special Planning Commission Meeting] For many months, Housing Resources Bainbridge has been working together with Housing Kitsap, Virginia Mason Franciscan Health, and local developer Central Highland Homes to advance The Wintergreen Townhomes Project – a development planned at …

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Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce Renovation Plan Coates Design

Chamber Offices & Ferry Terminal Info Kiosk 2021 Renovation Project Updates

As an unusual combination of business member-driven nonprofit, community hub, visitor center, and state licensing facility, the Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce sits at the nexus of many aspects of Island life. ​Here in 2021, the efficiency of all those diverse elements are actively being …

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Bainbridge Island City Council Talks Ethics Program

Revisions to City Council Ethics Program Discussed, Shelved

After being the subject of much discussion as a potential agenda item over multiple Bainbridge Island City Council meetings in recent weeks, the future of the Ethics Board took center stage at the latter stages of August 10 business meeting. Passionate debate centered on a …

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City of Bainbridge Island Council Plans Grants to Businesses

Ethics Board Discussions Take Center Stage At August 10th Council Meeting

A series of ongoing discussions about the members, format and even existence of the City of Bainbridge Island’s Ethics Board have run rampant through recent City Council meetings and study sessions, even without specific agenda items actually dedicated to them, so it is with great …

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