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Skagit County will host a community workshop on the 2016 Skagit County Comprehensive Plan Update at Fidalgo Island School on Tuesday, September 22.

The purpose of the workshop is to share information about the 2016 Update and hear from members of the public about what goals and policies should be updated in the process. Members of the Skagit County Planning Commission will be encouraged to attend although this is not scheduled as a formal Planning Commission meeting.

When: Tuesday, September 22

Where: Fidalgo Island School, 13590 Gibralter Rd, Anacortes


  • 5:30 –6:00 pm Open house
  • 6:00 – 6:30 pm Presentation on 2016 Update process, scope and timeline 
  • 6:30 – 7:45 pm Public comment and discussion
  • 7:45 – 8:00 pm Summary, next steps, and adjourn

Participate in the open house and workshop and learn about land use issues facing Skagit County. Join with fellow residents in helping to shape the future of your community!

For more information on Skagit County’s 2016 Comprehensive Plan Update, please visit:

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

1,073 Skagit Cases (+3)
<50 Cases in ZIP 98221

96 Hospitalizations (+1)
22 Deaths (+0)
35,436 Tests
NA% Positive

81,602 Cases Statewide (+404)
7,215 Hospitalizations (+19)

2,307 Deaths Statewide (+6)

Updated 6:00 pm September 18, 2020.

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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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