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Posted on: February 22, 2024

City Council to Consider Placing a Public Safety Sales Tax Increase on the August 6 Primary Ballot

On February 26, council will consider a resolution to place a public safety sales tax increase before the voters on the August 6 primary election. If approved by the voters, sales tax in Gig Harbor would increase by 0.1% to a total sales tax rate of 9.0%.

This sales tax increase would generate approximately $1 million annually in revenue for the city's general fund. One-third of the revenue generated in this way must be used for law enforcement expenditures. This funding would allow the city to fu...

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Posted on: January 29, 2024

Now Accepting Applications for the 2024 Creative Endeavor Grant

The deadline to apply is Friday, March 15.

Applications for the 2024 Creative Endeavor Grant are now being accepted. Deadline to apply is Friday, March 15, 2024. Funding recommendations will occur at the special Arts Commission meeting on March 20. For questions on filling out the application or t...

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