Skagit County in the News
Skagit County has seen an increase in multifamily housing. If this trend increases or holds, Skagit County would find relief from a shortage of affordable housing. A lack of affordable housing has been identified as a county-wide issue since 2015.
Northwest Workforce Council wins nearly $1 million in federal funding to support young adult skills training in Skagit County. EDASC is overjoyed to have been part of the application process for this grant.
Cascadiaweekly.com has featured Skagit County twice last week. One talks about things to do in Anacortes, and the other about local artists in Edison and Mount Vernon.
Skagit County has passed its 2018 budget. See what’s inside!
Skagit Valley Malting is helping a local distiller reach back to whisky tradition by using Washington peat to smoke their malted barley.
Skagit County has approved a permit, the third of eighteen required, for Andeavor Anacortes Refinery’s plan to upgrade its facilities and produce Xylene.
Port of Anacortes’ dual mission: Creating jobs, bettering community