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The city has openings on two boards and commissions, including the Planning Commission and is looking for applicants.

Anacortes Planning Commission

The City of Anacortes is looking for interested residents to fill the remainder of a term on the Anacortes Planning Commission that will expire December 31, 2018.

Applicants should have a desire to serve the community; time to devote to commission responsibilities; and a background and interest in planning, community, and economic development. The Commission meets the second and fourth Wednesdays of each month at 7 pm in the Anacortes City Council Chambers.

Forest Advisory Board

There is an opening for a partial term on the Forest Advisory Board that will expire November 2015.  Applicants should have an interest in the Anacortes community forestlands and parks and recreation. The Board meets the first Thursday of each month at 7pm at the Senior Activity Center.

Please submit a Talent Bank Application (available on the city website or at city hall) by March 18, 2015 to:

Mayor Laurie Gere
PO Box 547
Anacortes WA 98221

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COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

4,695 Confirmed Skagit Cases
390-399 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

299 Hospitalizations
67 Deaths
37,483 Fully Vaccinated
52,143 Initial Doses Given


363,840 Confirmed Cases Statewide
21,743 Hospitalizations

5,428 Deaths Statewide
1,982,674 Fully Vaccinated
2,927,970 Initial Doses Given

Updated 6 pm, April 22, 2021.

County Map: Confirmed COVID-19 cases by ZIP code in Skagit County. Updated weekly.

Sources: Skagit County Public Health, Washington State Department of Health, New York Times

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