More than 100 people gathered around tables with large maps and Monoply-like pieces and pondered what they would like to see done with the city’s largest parcels of under-developed land - property owned by MJB.
The 2015 city budget is on the agenda for the Mayor and City Council in the next three months and Mayor Gere writes about it in the latest edition of her "It's Your City" newsletter to the citizens of Anacortes.
Many newcomers to Anacortes wonder about the vacant land between R Avenue and Fidalgo Bay. "Why hasn't it been developed?", they ask. Then the conversation leads to what "we" think that "they" should do with the land.
Private, crowdsourced mobile phone applications addressing urban mobility collect troves of data on city flows. So how can municipalities tap into these databases to accurately understand the movement of their citizens?
Laifong Ng’s new yoga studio in downtown Anacortes is about the size of the home she and her family shared back in China, the size of a one-car garage. In fact, her studio used to be a one-car garage.
Laifong was born in 1982 in Taishan, China, on the coast…
Washington public school students are doing about as well on state tests as they have done over the past few years, but many more schools are failing to meet federal standards because the rules have changed.