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Posted on: September 15, 2020

Small Business Stabilization Grant

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SMALL BUSINESS STABILIZATION GRANT SEPTEMBER 2020The City of Anacortes has developed an emergency relief grant on behalf of the Skagit Community Foundation to provide funding for small businesses (no more than 30 employees) facing financial jeopardy due t...

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Posted on: August 25, 2020

Apply For The CDBG Emergency Income Fund

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The City of Anacortes has federal funding available to prevent, prepare for and respond to the coronavirus.  The City is providing this funding to the Anacortes Family Center to administer a CDBG emergency income fund. The funds will provide 3 mo...

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Posted on: August 12, 2020

Causland Park Memorial Update 08/12/2020

City Crews removed the cannon at Causland Park on August 12 so volunteers could begin their restoration work. The cannon will be stored indoors so volunteers can remove rust and repair the cannon which was first placed at the park around 1960. Our goal is...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Anacortes Parks' Plan To Trap Invasive Hornets - April 14

Anacortes Parks and Recreation staff are working with the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) to place Asian hornet (Vespa mandarinia) traps in the city parks and forest lands.  The traps will operate April through October and will ...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Boat Launch Update for Pass Holders Past and Present

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Reminder to Boaters: the Washington Park boat launch repair project was completed last week, and the launch was opened and fully functional on Friday, January 10th

Special thank you to TransPac Marinas and Culbertson Marine for exceptional deliv...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Washington Park Boat Launch Re-Opening

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The Washington Park boat launch will open with new floats and pilings at 10 AM on Friday, January 10th. Thank you to TransPac Marinas and Culbertson Marine for the exceptional delivery of materials and services. The work of several City Public Works, Plan...

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Transition Fidalgo and Friends Partnership

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Anacortes Parks and Recreation is happy to partner with Transition Fidalgo and Friends, on the forest monitoring project in the Anacortes Community Forest Lands. Transition Fidalgo has supplied the citizen scientists and the City has supplied resources an...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

2019 Anacortes Parks and Recreation Draft Comprehensive Plan Draft

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The Anacortes Parks and Recreation Draft Comprehensive Plan will return to City Council on November 4th for review and comment. Questions? Please contact Anacortes Parks and Recreation at 360-293-1918. Thank you.

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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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