The city plans to replace six sewer manholes on or near Commercial Ave. in the downtown area.
The city is determined to outrank Bellingham in a national competition for energy effeciency.
A consultant hired by the city to work on a design to enhance South Commercial Ave., that area south of 12th St., has three design alternatives, but says only one of the three meets their criteria.
Today marks the fiscal committee cutoff deadline. That means today is the last day for House members to vote bills out of the Appropriations, Capital Budget, General Government, Finance, and Transportation Committees.
The city is, at the urging of a state agency, considering replacing the Tommy Thompson Trail trestle across Fidalgo Bay with a more ecologically-friendly structure.
Parks have been called "Islands of Hope", refuges for protecting our environment, our diverse cultural heritages, our adventurous spirits, and our sanity.
As I write this last column for Anacortes Now, I would like to thank Art for taking a chance with me. I appreciated having this space in which to write for these past two years.
While wrapping final presents and whipping up holiday treats, make sure to also plan ahead for stress-free holiday travel.
The wall of rocks is gone. A beach will now emerge. This is a momentous month for the park, to see our Bowman Bay become a bay with a fully functioning beach again.