Guemes Ferry delayed in return to service until April 7

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- Unanticipated repairs will delay the Guemes Ferry from returning to service until Friday, April 7, 2017. The M/V Guemes was originally scheduled to return to service Wednesday, March 29, 2017.

During maintenance, crews found that the engine foundations of the M/V Guemes were in     (read more)

WSDOT releases quarterly performance report

(OLYMPIA)– As part of its continued commitment to transparency, the Washington State Department of Transportation recently published the latest edition of the Gray Notebook, its quarterly performance and accountability report.

The report includes data analysis and information on the progress of     (read more)

Assessor offers assistance for senior, disabled property tax exemptions

(SKAGIT COUNTY)- Representatives from the Skagit County Assessor’s Office are going mobile to help senior citizens and the disabled file their property tax exemption forms.

Starting March 29, Assessor’s Office representatives will visit local senior centers in Anacortes, Concrete and     (read more)

WSDOT and Skagit County agencies partner up to host open house for projects, events

(SEDRO-WOOLLEY)– The tulips are beginning to sprout, and hints of spring weather are mixed in with the snow, which means the summer highway construction season is just around the corner.

Next week, the Washington State Department of Transportation and community partners will team up to host an     (read more)

Now hiring: Summer jobs for Northwest Washington teens

(BELLEVUE)– The Washington Department of Ecology plans to hire 66 teenagers in northwestern Washington this summer as part of the Ecology Youth Corps.

In 2016, youth corps crews picked up 1.2 million pounds of litter and cleaned 5,445 miles of roads statewide. Since 1975, the program has hired     (read more)