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Posted on: July 26, 2018

Press Release: M Avenue to partially close during paving project starting August 6

The city will start work paving M Avenue from Eighth Street to 27th Court as part of its ongoing asphalt preservation program on Monday, August 6.

The 2018 Asphalt Overlay Project will involve grinding existing pavement, placement of new asphalt, adjusting...

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Press Release: M Avenue to partially close during Executive
Posted on: April 24, 2018

Coffee with Laurie

The Mayor will hold an informal coffee hour to meet with citizens and listen to their concerns at the Anacortes Senior Activity Center, 1701 22nd Street from 1:30-3:00 pm on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018
  • Wednesday, June 27, 2018
  • Wednesday, Jul...
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Posted on: November 22, 2017

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Executive
Posted on: February 8, 2018

Mayor's State of the City Address

Mayor Laurie Gere

The City implemented their first biennial budget and came in under budget. Received the Governor’s Award for open public process, repaving our CBD, improving sidewalks, and ADA access, the Anacortes Senior Activity Center becoming a City departm...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Mayor's State of the City Address

Mayor Laurie Gere

The City implemented their first biennial budget and came in under budget. Received the Governor’s Award for open public process, repaving our CBD, improving sidewalks, and ADA access, the Anacortes Senior Activity Center becoming a City department, the b...

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News Flash

Posted on: June 14, 2018

2019 Tourism Promotion Funds Availability

The City of Anacortes is soliciting proposals for tourism promotion grants to fund projects to encourage tourism within Anacortes for calendar year 2019. Information and applications are available at http://www.cityofanacortes.org/LodgeTax.php. Applicatio...

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Front Page
Posted on: June 14, 2018

2017 Water Quality Report available on line and at City Hall

The 2017 Annual Water Quality Report is posted online at www.anacorteswa.gov/Archive.aspx?AMID=47. This report contains important information about your drinking water. Paper copies are available at City Hall, 904 Sixth Street

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Front Page
Posted on: November 22, 2017

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2 Stories
Posted on: August 10, 2018

All Ages Time Capsule Workshop at the Anacortes Museum

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Bring a favorite object, video, or audio recording to share that tells an important story about your life in Anacortes or in the United States in 2018.  You keep the materials, but we’ll be document and include them in a box that will b...

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Museum
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Pulp mill exhibit opens at Anacortes Maritime Heritage Center

PIONEERS OF PULP: An Anacortes Working Waterfront Exhibit

at the Maritime Heritage Center, 703 R Avenue

Sponsored by the Anacortes Museum and the Anacortes Museum Foundation

For more than 50 years, the pulp mill at the foot of 17th Street played a major role...

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Museum

News Flash

Posted on: August 6, 2018

Planning Commission Meeting Schedule Update

The Planning Commission's series of meetings to study proposed changes to the City's development regulations continues Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 6pm in City Council Chambers. The agenda for August 8 has been revised to continue discussion of Division 4...

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Planning, Community, & Economic Development
Posted on: July 25, 2018

Planning Commission Meetings Studying Draft Development Regulations Updates

The Planning Commission's series of meetings to study proposed changes to the City's development regulations continues tonight, Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at 6pm in City Council Chambers.  On the agenda is additional review and discussion regarding...

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Planning, Community, & Economic Development
Posted on: April 27, 2018

2nd Draft of the Development Regulations Update Available

The 2nd draft of the proposed updates to the Development Regulations has been released for review and comment.  A link to the document is provided on the project website.

The 2nd draft reflects significant updates that improve clarity, usability, ...

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Additional Info... Planning, Community, & Economic Development
Posted on: April 4, 2018

New Interactive Tools Available for Public Use

The city has two new tools to make it easier for citizens to research property in town; interactive maps and historic versions of city code. 

  • Interactive maps can be found here, which include maps that show Zoning, Structure Permits, Shoreline Dat...
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Planning, Community, & Economic Development

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News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2018

Public Works Project: Slurry Seal 2018

PLANS 18-033-TRN (2)

The City of Anacortes’ Slurry Seal 2018 project has been delayed. Work is now scheduled tobegin on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2018.The City at this time does not have the exact schedule of road closures; however, as soon aspossible the City will make a c...

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Public Works
Posted on: August 7, 2018

Residential Fall Clean Up- Saturday, September 8, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Who: Customers who live within city limits. Verification of residence will be required. Please be ready to show two (2) forms of ID, example: a driver’s license and current copy of a utility bill.

Where: City of Anacortes Operations Facility, D Avenue and ...

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Public Works
Posted on: August 2, 2018

Work to begin on 32nd Street / D Avenue roundabout

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Work will begin on Tuesday, August 14, to construct a single-lane roundabout at the intersection of 32nd Street and D Avenue.

The intersection will be closed for the project with detour signs going up on Monday, August 13. However, it will be open to accom...

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Public Works
Posted on: July 27, 2018

M Avenue to partially close during paving project starting August 6

The city will start work paving M Avenue from Eighth Street to 27th Court as part of its ongoing asphalt preservation program on Monday, August 6.

The 2018 Asphalt Overlay Project will involve grinding existing pavement, placement of new asphalt, adjusting...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 27, 2018

2018 Slurry Seal

PLANS 18-033-TRN (2)

Find out more about the Slurry Seal project coming to streets in the west end neighborhoods this August.

Public Works
Posted on: June 8, 2018

2017 Water Quality Report available on line and at City Hall

2017 Anacortes WTP CCR FINAL_Page_1 (2)

The 2017 Annual Water Quality Report is posted online at www.anacorteswa.gov/Archive.aspx?AMID=47. This report contains important information about your drinking water. Paper copies are available at City Hall, 904 Sixth Street.

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Public Works
Posted on: February 21, 2018

Coffee with Laurie

The Mayor will hold an informal coffee hour to meet with citizens and listen to their concerns at the Anacortes Senior Activity Center, 1701 22nd Street from 1:30-3:00 pm on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, April 25, 2018
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018
  • Wednesday, Ju...
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News Flash

Posted on: April 24, 2018

Coffee with Laurie

The Mayor will hold an informal coffee hour to meet with citizens and listen to their concerns at the Anacortes Senior Activity Center, 1701 22nd Street from 1:30-3:00 pm on the following dates:

  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018
  • Wednesday, June 27, 2018
  • Wednesday, Jul...
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Additional Info... Senior Activity Center

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News Flash

Posted on: August 13, 2018

A Town 2018 Fall Edition

The A Town is our Town brochure includes Anacortes Briefings, Recreation Programs and Community Programs. Sign ups for Parks and Recreation classes will start on Monday, August 20, 2018 - online at anacorteswa.gov

A Town Fall 2018 What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: August 14, 2018

OPEN STREETS AND BUSKERFEST - AUGUST 26

buskerfest

Applications for buskers will be taken until August 20.

Buskerfest Application What's Happening in Parks & Recreation
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Storvik Park Spray Pad

Spray pad is open everyday 11am-6pm. We will post signs at Park if we need to close for cleaning or maintenance.
We will keep the pad on thru Labor day weekend.

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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What's Happening in Parks & Recreation