Skagit County, Washington

Please note: Skagit County government offices and departments will be closed Monday, May 29th in observance of Memorial Day. The transfer station and the Guemes Island ferry will remain in operation.

You can help Skagit County receive funding for a new Guemes Island Ferry
How? All you need to do is take a short survey [more

Paving work starts May 30 near Conway, Skagit Airport
Construction should wrap up the week of June 23. [more

Skagit named one of top 10 healthiest counties in Washington state
New data released today shows that Skagit County is the 9th healthiest county in Washington state. [more

May is Mental Health Month.
Educate yourself and help promote support & awareness for people with mental illness & their families

Proposed Swinomish Indian Tribal Community Expansion  

Applications sought for Economic Development Grant projects
Up to $2,000,000 in grant funding is available for economic development projects in Skagit County that create or retain family-wage jobs in the community. [more]

Extended hours available for permit applications
Permit technicians are available daily from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., including during the lunch hour. [more]

Watercraft registration expires June 30
Does your vessel meet new hull identification standards? [more]

Gravel Pit Application Received
Concrete Nor'west filed an application in support of a proposed gravel mining operation which will remove approximately 4,280,000 cubic yards of gravel over an approximately 25 year period. [more]

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