Drive-on ferry service between WSF’s Seattle – Bainbridge Island route closed September 7 – 13 to install new walkway

Graphic of an aerial photo of WSDOT's Bainbridge Island ferry terminal showing the upcoming changes in September.

PSE is helping Washington State Ferries (WSF) spread the word about upcoming work that impacts Bainbridge Island ferry passengers. Beginning Thursday, September 7 at 1 a.m. through Wednesday, September 13 at 3 a.m., WSF will close drive-on passenger service between Bainbridge Island and Seattle. This includes vehicles, motorcycles, bicycles, and electric scooters. WSF will use … Read more

Join PSE for EV fun at Electrify Expo

A woman wearing a blue top and dark helmet, riding a blue electric bike on a path. Other people riding electric bikes or tricycles are following.

Electrify Expo, America’s largest electric vehicle festival, is coming back to the Pacific Northwest, bringing electric cars, trucks, bicycles, motorcycles, scooters and more to Marymoor Park in Redmond on September 9 and 10 for your test-driving and riding pleasure. There will also be demonstrations, interactive displays, and a kids’ area.  Don’t forget to stop by the PSE Up … Read more

PSE and Fishline celebrate new solar array

A group of people under a blue Puget Sound Energy tent are holding a blue Puget Sound Energy ribbon lengthwise.

Earlier this month, we celebrated the unveiling of Fishline Food Bank and Comprehensive Services’ new solar array, funded through PSE’s Green Power and Solar Choice programs. The $100,000 granted to Fishline was used to purchase the 29-kilowatt solar array.  This installation will generate an estimated 31,000-kilowatt hours annually, replacing an estimated 35% of Fishline’s annual electricity … Read more

Support Bainbridge Schools Foundation during their fall fundraising campaign

Bainbridge School Foundation logo.

Thanks to the community’s commitment to public education, Bainbridge Schools Foundation (BSF) awarded $600,000 to the Bainbridge Island School District (BISD) this year, funding academic support materials, educator professional development, and certificated staffing districtwide. Tax dollars and state funding are insufficient in covering the expenses of the most basic levels of education. BSF’s mission to bridge the gap … Read more

HRB’s Fall Fundraiser on September 14 celebrates intentional — and beautiful — neighborhoods

Two adults with a child standing in a garden.

Housing Resources Bainbridge (HRB) will hold its annual fundraiser, A Beautiful Neighborhood, on Thursday, September 14 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.  Deborah Finck, executive director and founder of Building OHANA, will deliver the keynote address. Building OHANA is a nonprofit located outside of Spokane, creating a community for people with intellectual disabilities and their families, older adults, … Read more

Day of Preparedness on September 23 focuses on family and child safety

A person with a blue shirt sitting behind a desk in an office with different posters and maps displayed.

Celebrating its eighth consecutive year, the annual Day of Preparedness welcomes the Bainbridge and greater Kitsap community to learn how to better prepare for natural and other disasters. The event will take place on Saturday, September 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Commodore Options School Lower Gymnasium. This year’s focus will be on family … Read more