President Biden has declared a major disaster in the wake of the massive flooding and landslides that occurred in Skagit and Whatcom Counties in mid-November. The disaster declaration that also includes Clallam County, will provide federal assistance to those adversely impacted by the flooding. The... Read More.
Skagit County residents affected by recent flooding can begin to dispose of debris on Saturday, November 20th, at the Skagit County Recycling and Transfer Station, located at 14104 Ovenell Road in Mount Vernon. The site operates Monday through Sunday from 8:30 am to 6:00... Read More.
Beginning Saturday, September 18, 2021, at 8:00 am, the Outdoor Burn Ban is being lifted for unincorporated Snohomish County. However, there are some guidelines the Snohomish County Fire Marshal’s Office asks be adhered to. Due to recent rains and anticipated cooler weather conditions, the Snohomish... Read More.
There may be a tax increase coming your way. It deals with creating affordable housing for people in the Skagit County community and mental health issues. The Commissioners hosted the first public hearing related to this proposal on September 9, 2021, at 3:30 p.m.... Read More.
The Skagit Board of Commissioners will get its first update on local redistricting. They will host the first of four public meetings on the 2021 redistricting efforts on Thursday, August 26, at 3:00 pm. Every 10 years, following the U.S. Census, Skagit County is required... Read More.
**This list is to be updated as feedback comes in. Check back if you don't see anything that catches your eye** Mother’s Day 2019 – Snohomish and Skagit County Edition Mother’s Day Charm Walk Cost: $25-$35, Kids are Free, taking place in quaint Historic Downtown Monroe From the... Read More.
On Tuesday, April 23rd, Skagit county commissioners voted unanimously to ban smoking and vaping in public spaces. It will go into effect in ninety days. The Public Health Staff proposed the ban on March 12, and the proposal was left open for public comment for six... Read More.