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The Anacortes Police Department says the Tommy Thompson Trestle will be closed to bicycles Friday 6AM to Monday 6AM due to heavy pedestrian traffic because of an anti-fossil fuel demonstration. And, APD says no bridges on Highway 20 will be closed this weekend.

For safety reasons,The Tommy Thompson Trestle that crosses Padilla Bay to March's Point will be restricted to FOOT TRAFFIC ONLY from Friday, May 13th at 6:00 AM until Monday, May 16th at 6:00 AM. Bicycles, scooters, skateboards, etc will not be allowed for safety reason due to expected congestion.

No bridge closures on Hwy 20 are planned for this weekend's protest. Only road closures are on March's Point itself. A map showing the road closures on March Point is available at the Skagit Dept of Emergency Management webpage.

COVID-19 Cases in Skagit County

4,586 Confirmed Skagit Cases
390-399 Total Cases in ZIP 98221

288 Hospitalizations
67 Deaths
35,476 Fully Vaccinated
50,348 Initial Doses Given


357,122 Confirmed Cases Statewide
21,368 Hospitalizations

5,380 Deaths Statewide
1,830,811 Fully Vaccinated
2,748,811 Initial Doses Given

Updated 8 pm, April 16, 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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