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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Lodging Tax/Tourism Promotion Application

The City of Mount Vernon is now accepting Lodging Tax/Tourism Funding Requests for the 2018 budget year.  Applications are due to the City of Mount Vernon Finance Office no later than 5:00 p.m. on August 31, 2017. Tourism Promotion Guidelines and...

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Contact Information for Application
Posted on: March 2, 2017

2017 City of Mount Vernon Goals - Midyear Review

The City of Mount Vernon's 2017 goals have recently been updated to include a midyear review. The goals can be viewed by clicking on the following link.
2017 Goals
Posted on: April 12, 2017

Donations for Homeless Outreach Coordinator Program

The City is now accepting donations of socks, shoes and bike locks to be used by our new Outreach Coordinator, Erin Von Fempe, in her work with the homeless population. Erin is directly engaged with homeless individuals on the streets of Mount Vernon an...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

City Response to Climate Change Concerns

FROM:             City of Mount Vernon Mayor & City Council

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Roundabout Construction at Waugh & Division

Roundabout Overlay

Construction of a roundabout at the intersection of Waugh Road and East Division Street began in June. The roundabout is a requirement of several residential developments in the area and its design is intended to fully enhance the intersection while promo...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

Mount Vernon Sales Tax Rate Change

A sales tax increase approved by Mount Vernon voters in November will go into effect on April 1, 2017. The new rate on purchases in the City is 8.7% (a .2% increase). The increase will fund City transportation infrastructure. Read on... City of Mount Vernon Sales Tax Distribution
Posted on: February 2, 2017

City of Mount Vernon 2017 Legislative Priorities

The City of Mount Vernon has established legislative priorities for 2017, which were approved by City Council on January 25th. Please click on the following link to view.

2017 Legislative Priorities