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Posted on: October 14, 2019

A-Town Access Now Taking Orders

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Fiber Optic Internet Service Orders are now being accepted, with installations beginning in November. Customers in the Central Business District will soon have service with other neighborhoods still to come between now & 2023. The future of the Intern...

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

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Executive

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Posted on: October 15, 2019

A-Town Access Accepting Fiber Internet Orders

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A-Town Access, your Municipal Fiber Network, is now accepting orders and preorders for Internet service!

Customers within the Central Business District, defined as the area between O Avenue and Q Avenue and from 2nd Street to 19th Street, may get service i...

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Additional Info... Front Page
Posted on: October 15, 2019

Shoreline Master Program - Open House Scheduled

Open House Scheduled - Shoreline Master Program periodic update

Anacortes is conducting a periodic review of its Shoreline Master Program (SMP), as required every eight years by the state Shoreline Management Act.  The periodic review ensures that...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

Planning Commission Vacancy

Press Release - August 30, 2019. 


The Mayor has issued the following Press Release: Planning Commission Vacancy Press Release.

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

GUEMES CHANNEL TRAIL REPAIR UPDATE

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The week of August 12th Parks Maintenance Staff began delivering rock to the phases I and VII storm damaged areas of the trail with City dump trucks. A Parks Staff operator used an excavator to place the rocks, along with the assistance of co-workers on t...

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Guemes Channel Trail

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Public Internet Down

The library's public internet is down.  Public computers and wireless are not available. It may be down through the weekend.  Sorry for the inconvenience.

Library

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

SMP Update Open House

Anacortes is conducting a periodic review of its Shoreline Master Program (SMP), as required every eight years by the state Shoreline Management Act.  The periodic review ensures that the SMP stays current with changes in law, and is consistent w...

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Planning, Community, & Economic Development
Posted on: October 8, 2019

New Email Lists

The following two email notification lists that may interest you have been added to the Notify Me feature of the City's website.  

  • "Critical Areas Regulations Update"
  • "Shoreline Master Program Update"

Please go to https://www.ana...

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Additional Info... Planning, Community, & Economic Development

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

WSDOT long-range planning process

Get involved in Washington state Department of Transportation's long-range planning process by taking a survey, subscribing to get the latest news and finding about presentations at DOT's blogspot: 

https://wsdotblog.blogspot.com/2019/04/walk-roll...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 9, 2019

PHASE III FIBER TELEMETRY DEPLOYMENT

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The City of Anacortes is beginning Phase III of the Fiber Deployment in the City of Anacortes. Phase III of our fiber optic telemetry deployment, installs 28,000 lineal feet of buried fiber optic cable and approximately 500 feet aerial fiber optic cable. ...

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Public Works

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Open House Scheduled - Shoreline Master Program periodic update

Anacortes is conducting a periodic review of its Shoreline Master Program (SMP), as required every eight years by the state Shoreline Management Act.  The periodic review ensures that the SMP stays current with changes in law, and is consistent w...

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Shoreline Master Program Update

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

Washington Park Dock Update

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The new floats for Washington Park are under construction. Transpac Marinas, Inc., has started to build our new floats in preparation for installation. Our permits should all be complete by the end of October and then we can get ready to install. Thanks f...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Haunted Walk/Run

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Haunted Walk/Run 

This unique scare course will take participants through Washington Park with some spooky surprises along the way.

Sign up today!

https://anacortesparksandrecreation.sportsiteslabs.com/player#ActIfe2774518-7738-482c-ade5-a6dafb41299...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Storvik spray pad shut down for the season

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Dear Anacortes Residents:

 

After many sunny days and hours of laughter and fun, the Storvik Spray pad will be shut down for the season, September 25th. We look forward to reopening the spray pad sometime after Memorial Day in 2020 (weather, staff ...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: September 18, 2019

City and Skagit Land Trust working to update conservation easement program

When the Conservation Easement Program (CEP) was created in 1999 to protect the Community Forest Lands from logging, mining or commercial development, the City worked with Skagit Land Trust and the Friends of the Forest to make it a success.   Th...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 28, 2019

Movie in the Park

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Anacortes Parks and Recreation is holding its annual Movie in the Park event August 29th at dusk. Come out and enjoy Incredibles 2 at Storvik Park at approximately 8:30 pm. This free event will provide small bags of popcorn to 200 attendees

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 26, 2019

Jazz Performers at Open Streets

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Thank you to the Manieri Committee at the Anacortes Public Library for supporting local jazz musicians The Groove Crew and Ben Starner who performed on August 25th during Open Streets. All of the artists who performed this year are Anacortes locals with T...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Buskerfest 2019

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Please join us in downtown Anacortes this Sunday, August 25th from 11am to 2pm for Buskerfest. Jazz musician Ben Starner will be performing at 5th and Commercial and Anacortes High School jazz artists the Groove Crew will be performing at 9th and Commerci...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 20, 2019

GUEMES CHANNEL TRAIL REPAIR UPDATE

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The week of August 12th Parks Maintenance Staff began delivering rock to the phases I and VII storm damaged areas of the trail with City dump trucks. A Parks Staff operator used an excavator to place the rocks, along with the assistance of co-workers on t...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 20, 2019

Thompson Trail 50,000 Users Strong in 2019

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A new trail counter on the Thompson Trail has shown us how popular the trail is with city residents and guests.  Just over 50,000 users have been counted on the trail near the trestle since it was installed 8 months ago.  Keep walking (a...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Guemes Channel Trail Update

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Thank you for your patience this week while we started repairing damage caused by winter storms on the Guemes Channel Trail.   Next week crews will be back to repair the trail surface and prepare the planting areas along the shoreline.  ...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 14, 2019

Bike Skills Course Proposal

Bike Skills Course Proposal

The Parks and Recreation Department and Forest Advisory Board are weighing the pros and cons of locating a bike skills course at the old city dump off trail #10 in the Community Forest Lands.  At public meetings since M...

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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 26, 2017

Warning signs in Anacortes Community Forest Lands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 26, 2017 - Anacortes, WA - The
City of Anacortes has posted Warning signs on four trails in the CommunityForest Lands to alert trail users that there is a wild animal refuge in
unincorporated Skagit County.  The ...

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