Septic work underway at Fay Bainbridge; trailer dump closingMarch 20th, 2013 by Tad Sooter
Two new drain fields have been dug into the berm above the beach and will serve all the buildings in the park.
The park remains open, though it may be closed to vehicle traffic intermittently during the project.
The park district is shutting down its trailer dump service at the park because the new septic system is not designed to handle chemicals from recreational vehicles. The district recommends RV campers use other Kitsap dump facilities including nearby Eagle Tree RV Park in Poulsbo.
Fay Bainbridge was once in line for a much grander and wastewater treatment plant while it was still a state park. Those plans never materialized. The contract for the new septic system was awarded to Northwest Cascade Inc. last month.
For more information, contact Mike Mejia at (206) 842-3931 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The district is also seeking input from Fay Bainbridge users with a beach ecology survey.