Community News

Heart Lake Road resurfacing set

The city's Public Works Department is moving forward with a project to resurface Heart Lake Road, with construction to begin this Friday, April 28.

Kris Lytton's Legislative Update - April 21, 2017

Over the past year, I’ve shared with you my work on the Education Funding Task Force and as chair of the Finance Committee. My number one goal is to ensure we meet our obligation to fully fund education and keep that promise to Washington’s 1.1 million schoolchildren.

Local air quality gets high marks

Air quality in Whatcom and Skagit counties, along with Bellingham, rank among the country's cleanest in terms of ozone and fine-particle pollution, according to a new national report.

Help shape the future for our kids

The Anacortes School District is holding a public meeting next week on a new strategic plan for the next five years. 

John Archibald to leave City Council

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City Council member John Archibald on Tuesday announced his resignation from the Council, citing a very busy schedule and a desire to focus more on his business, Johnny Picasso’s.

Downtown repaving coming with bike lanes

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Bike lanes will be added in downtown Anacortes as part of repaving Commercial Ave. between Second and Eleventh streets before Memorial Day weekend.