Rail-road crossing closures

(SKAGIT COUNTY)– Three rail grade crossings will be closed to through traffic at various times on Tuesday, March 19 between the hours of 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The three at-grade RxR crossings are as follows:

· Colony Road at milepost 0.683 – southwest of State Route 11

· Legg     (read more)

Learn about proposed EMS levy increase April 9; share comments April 16

(MOUNT VERNON)- On Monday, March 12, the Skagit County Board of Commissioners approved a resolution calling for a public hearing to consider a proposition that would continue the Emergency Medical Services Levy. If approved, Skagit County Proposition 1 would appear on the August 2018 primary     (read more)

WSDOT springs into resurfacing work on several NW Washington highways

(ARLINGTON)– Crews will spread a new thin layer of pavement on nearly 40 miles of road, on seven highways in four counties between spring and fall 2018. This new surface will help preserve these highways, but also means weeks of lane closures and delays for drivers and people riding bicycles     (read more)

Field carrier landing practice schedule change at NAS Whidbey Island Complex for week of March 19-25

(NAS WHIDBEY ISLAND)- There are changes to the published flight training schedule for the Outlying Landing Field (OLF) in Coupeville and at Ault Field for the week of March 19-25.

Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations that were scheduled for Ault Field on Friday, March 23, 2018 have     (read more)

NAS Whidbey Island Earns 2018 Navy Installation Excellence Award

(OAK HARBOR)- Naval Air Station (NAS) Whidbey Island recently earned distinguished recognition with the 2018 Commander-In-Chief's Installation Excellence Award for large naval installation.

The Navy's installation excellence award program recognizes the top three large and top three small     (read more)