On Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Anacortes Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its 13th opportunity in 7 years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to APD at 1218 24th Street. (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.) The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
Councilmember John Archibald has announced his resignation from the City Council effective April 30, 2017. Interested candidates are sought to fill the remainder of the term which expires December 31, 2017.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Anacortes Public Works Department Heart Lake Road Repair 2017
April 25, 2017, Anacortes WA - City of Anacortes Public Works Department is moving forward with a project to resurface Heart Lake Road. Construction will begin Friday April 28, 2017 and the Contractor will have approximately 20 workdays to complete the project. Construction will typically be from 7 am to 7 pm, Monday through Friday, although construction may be allowed during weekends if necessary. During construction, there will be temporary traffic control, road closures, and traffic detours to allow for the work. The road will be closed Monday through Friday, and open during the weekends.