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Posted on: May 22, 2019

2019 Solid Waste Holiday Schedule for Memorial Day

Memorial Day 2019

There will be no garbage service on Monday, May 27th, 2019.

We will collect both Monday and Tuesday customers

on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019.

Please have your garbage totes out for pick up by 7:00 a.m.

Extra garbage must be placed in city pre-pai...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

PUBLIC WORKS HOSTS OPEN HOUSE MAY 30, 2019

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This event will provide an opportunity for the community to see firsthand the systems and equipment which maintain the outstanding quality of life that we enjoy in Anacortes!  Students and community members will be able to ride in our street swee...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS PARTNER ON POLLUTION SOLUTIONS

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Rain gardens are designed to use water-loving plants, suitable soils and landscaping to treat stormwater in our neighborhoods.

“Rain gardens mimic the function of the natural landscape. We basically use nature’s own engineering to provi...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

THE CITY OF ANACORTES - 4th of JULY PARADE

Please enter your float or marching group in this year’s 4th of July Parade

The 2019 application is available here.

Ribbons and a certificate will go to the best float and marching group and a perpetual plaque listing the winning groups will be di...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

City Solid Waste Fee Increase

City Solid waste fees will increase 3% effective for June 2019 consumption, which will be charged starting on the July 2019 Utility Bill. This is in response to the Skagit County Solid Waste tonnage increase of 9.3% which is effective June 3rd, which will...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

The City of Anacortes Water Treatment Plant Receives Two Awards

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The city owns and operates the regional water treatment plant on the east bank of the Skagit River in Mount Vernon. The Washington state Department of Health - Office of Drinking Water presented the plant with the Bronze Certificate of Achievement in its ...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Interpretive & Informational Hikes for All

May 4 GCT Walk

Please join Naturalist Denise Crowe and Parks Project Manager Bob Vaux on one of three free guided hikes along the completed phases of the Guemes Channel Trail.

Hikes currently scheduled:

Saturday, May 4, 9 AM

Friday, May 31, 2 PM

Saturday, June 1, 9 AM

Leaders are Bob Vaux and long-time Fidalgo Island naturalist Denise Crowe. These casual walks will start at the Edwards Way cul-de-sac, and will last approximately 3 ...

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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: May 6, 2019

Sidewalk trip hazard removals

PW-19-09-TRN-001 Sidewalk Trip Hazard Cutting

On behalf of the city, Precision Concrete Cutting crews will be working through the next two weeks to remove sidewalk trip hazards from the downtown area and areas west of downtown, including around the library, museum and Causland Memorial Park. Work is ...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 15, 2019

2019 Slurry Seal Project

2019 Slurry Seal Map FINAL

2019 City of Anacortes Slurry Seal Project

Dear Residents,

The City of Anacortes has hired InterMountain Slurry Seal to perform maintenance on several streets in your neighborhood from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. for approximately 10 days between July 9 and September ...

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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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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Interpretive & Informational Hikes for All

GCT interpretive hikes 2019

Hikes currently scheduled:

Saturday, May 4, 9 AM

Friday, May 31, 2 PM

Saturday, June 1, 9 AM

Leaders are Bob Vaux and long-time Fidalgo Island naturalist Denise Crowe. These casual walks will start at the Edwards Way cul-de-sac, and will last approximately 3 ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

A Town 2019 Spring/Summer Edition

Sign up for classes that are listed in the spring/summer edition of the A Town brochure begin on MONDAY - APRIL 29 - 8:00 am.

2019 Spring/Summer A Town 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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