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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Mayor's State of the City Address

Mayor Laurie Gere

Mayor will give her annual State of the City address on February 19, 2020 at 5:00 pm in the Anacortes City Hall Council Chambers.

Mayor Gere will give an overview of major projects and accomplishments, and highlight what the City can look forward to in 202...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

R4 Zone Building Height Discussion

R4 Zone Building Height Discussion

The City Council recently enacted a moratorium on the acceptance of development applications in the R4 zone (west of Commercial Ave.) that propose to utilize height bonus provisions in the Anacortes Municipal Code. The pr...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Commercial Avenue Complete Streets Project Public Engagement

12th and Commercial rendering

The City of Anacortes is continuing with the design of the Commercial Avenue Complete Streets Project located along Commercial Avenue from 11th Street to 13th Street. The City’s consultant has assembled a web map to continue with public engageme...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Startup Skagit Valley

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Check out the Planning Department’s Page for information on this opportunity! 

Startup Skagit Valley is offering a program with the Center for Inclusive Entrepreneurship for aspiring entrepreneurs in Skagit County that includes free busi...

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Speakers at the Anacortes Public Library: Japanese American Exclusion during WWII

Exclusion Act

In March of 1942, 227 Japanese Americans were forcibly removed from their homes on Bainbridge Island by the U.S. Army. Starting with this small community, a national strategy began, with more than 120,000 Japanese American men, women, and children forcibl...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Snow & Ice Information

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Please see the City's Snow and Ice Information page for more information and resources!

The City of Anacortes is committed to clearing snow from identified routes throughout the city. When weather conditions predict snow, city plows are installed on 3 truc...

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