Derelict Vessel Program

PUBLIC BOAT AUCTION WEDNESDAY, December 22, 2020. Viewing 1000 AM. Bids close at noon.

16' launch includes small outboard as-is.

Need not be present to win. Bid via text, email, or in person at Eagle Harbor Waterfront Park, 301 Shannon Dr. SE Bainbridge Island, WA 98110. Must show proof of authorized moorage. Must pay full amount on end of day, December 22 by 4 pm. Minimum bid $50.

Viewing vessel: 10 am until noon at Eagle Harbor Waterfront Park, 301 Shannon Dr. SE Bainbridge Island, WA 98110. Masks and distancing will be maintained during viewing.
To bid:

Email to Harbormaster, tallen@bainbridgewa.gov with maximum proxy bid, proof of authorized moorage and full name, address and contact information.

TEXT to Harbormaster, Tami Allen at 206.786.7627 with with maximum proxy bid, proof of authorized moorage and full name, address and contact information.

In Person with written bid received before noon in person at Eagle Harbor Waterfront Park, 301 Shannon Dr. SE Bainbridge Island, WA 98110. Must show proof of authorized moorage.

By Mail to be received by Harbormaster by Monday, December 21, 2020 - mail to 625 Winslow Way E. Bainbridge Island, WA 98110. Include maximum proxy bid, proof of authorized moorage and full name, address and contact information.

NOTIFICATION OF INTENT TO OBTAIN CUSTODY.

Per RCW 79.100, the City of Bainbridge Island (“City”) intends to obtain full custody of the derelict and abandoned vessel  unknown, with Oregon registration OR792CLB, (“Vessel”) on November 20th, 2020, (Custody Date). After obtaining custody, the City may use or dispose of the Vessel without further notice. To retain custody of the vessel, before the Custody Date, the owner must: Remove the vessel from the water and pay all outstanding moorage and utility fees owed to the City. To reclaim the vessel once the City has obtained custody, or to challenge the City’s decision to obtain custody or take temporary possession of the Vessel, the owner must file a written request (one original and one copy) for a hearing with the Pollution Control Hearings Board, in person at 1111 Israel Rd, Ste. 301, Tumwater WA, 98501 or by mail to PO Box 40903, Olympia WA 98504-0903, and serve one copy on the City at 280 Madison Ave N, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110, Attn: City Clerk’s Office. The appeal must include the following information: a copy of the decision you are appealing; your name and address (mailing and legal, if different) and, if applicable, the name and address of your representative; a daytime phone number; a brief statement why you are appealing; a statement of what you want the Board to do; the signature of you or your representative, which signature certifies that the content of the appeal is true. The written appeal can be submitted immediately but cannot be filed any later than December 21st, 2020, (Appeal Date). The right to a hearing is deemed waived if an appeal is submitted late, and the owner is liable for any costs owed to the City. These costs may include all administrative costs incurred by the City, removal and disposal costs, and costs associated with environmental damages directly or indirectly caused by the Vessel. In the event of litigation, the prevailing party is entitled to reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs. The City reserves the right to pursue any other remedies available under law. For more information, contact Tami Allen, Harbormaster, at 206.786.7827 or tallen@bainbridgewa.gov..


OR792CLB at dock