City Council

BI budget plan: COVID means $2 million less; 3 staff cuts

Behavior Health Navigator would replace 1 police officer


Council discusses “digital general store” to help island businesses

Intent is for businesses to use eCommerce to sustain in altered COVID-19 economy


BI council considers reimbursing up to $91K in parks expenses

Parks has used ‘significant expenditures’ to respond to COVID-19 pandemic


Race Equity Task Force closer to becoming a standing committee

Council also approves proposal for a ‘Welcoming Community Sign’

B.I. council to help small businesses hurt by COVID

Small businesses have been hit hard by closures due to COVID-19. On Bainbridge Island, many businesses have closed (at least seven downtown stores as of… Continue reading