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Skagit County Press Releases 2023

The latest news from Skagit County government.

Press release archives:

February 2, 2023
Another 105 Acres of Farmland Protected by Skagit County’s Farmland Legacy Program
The additional acres of farmland now under conservation easement protection bring the total protected farmland in Skagit County to more than 14,200 acres.

January 26, 2023
Skagit County Public Health Seeks Feedback About COVID-19 Response
The COVID-19 pandemic brought with it unprecedented public health, economic, and mental health challenges for individuals and the community at large.

January 25, 2023
Skagit County's Bridge Restriction Map Now Available Online
Overweight and/or oversized loads are required to obtain a permit from the appropriate jurisdiction.

January 19, 2023
Annual Point-In-Time Count Scheduled for January 26
Administered by Community Action of Skagit County in partnership with Skagit County Public Health and other community partners.

January 19, 2023
Public Hearing Scheduled for Proposed Revisions to the Skagit County Public Health Schedule of Charges
The public hearing provides an opportunity for the public to give comment on the proposed fee changes and allows the Board of Health to consider public comment.

January 17, 2023
Skagit County’s Multi-Jurisdictional Natural Hazard Mitigation Plan Update Now Available Online
2023 mid-cycle update to the multi-jurisdictional National Hazard Mitigation Plan is online.

January 17, 2023
Breckenridge Conservation Easement Conversion
Skagit County is seeking public comment on a proposed conversion of approximately 1.6 acres of land belonging to Marc Breckenridge.

January 12, 2023
Skagit County North Star Project Moves into Phase 2
A joint effort between Skagit County and the cities of Burlington, Mount Vernon, Anacortes, and Sedro-Woolley.

January 5, 2023
Skagit County Seeks Applicants for Agricultural Advisory Board
The Skagit County Agricultural Advisory Board makes recommendations on policy and planning issues related to agriculture.