Kingston residents can learn about road projects, local programs at upcoming meetings

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The West Kingston Road Bridge will be closed for eight months during construction, which is scheduled to begin in April 2017.

Two major community meetings are on the horizon for North Kitsap, updates on the Kingston Complete Streets project Tuesday and a community open house for local organizations and events later this month.

The county is presenting the latest design renderings and plans for the complete streets project, which includes reconstruction of the West Kingston Road Bridge.

The project also includes road construction from the ferry terminal to Lindvog Road and from 3rd Street to the Village Green off West Kingston Road.

The meeting is schedule for Tuesday, Sept. 15 from 4 p.m to 8 p.m. at the Kingston Community Center, 11212 NE State Highway 104.

The new bridge and culvert will cost about $2.9 million, and is being funded by the U.S. Navy, according to Kitsap County.

The road will be closed about eight months for the project, which is expected to start in April 2017.

Read more about the project on the county’s website.

The Kingston Community Open House later this month will feature county departments with local project information and North Kitsap organizations that provide local programs and services, such as The Port of Kingston, the North Kitsap School District and other nonprofits.

The open house is scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 29 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Kingston Middle School on West Kingston Road.

Kingston Complete Streets meeting
Tuesday, Sept. 15 from 4 p.m to 8 p.m.
Kingston Community Center, 11212 NE State Highway 104

Kingston Community Open House
Tuesday, Sept. 29 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Kingston Middle School, 9000 NE West Kingston Road

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