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Posted on: March 15, 2017

2017 Free Spring Clean-up Dates

The City of Mount Vernon is offering a FREE Spring Clean-up to any single family residence or owner occupied duplex, tri-plex or four-plex within the City limits of Mount Vernon. Each residence can dispose of one average load each (three separat...Read on... 2017 Spring Cleanup Information
Posted on: March 2, 2017

2017 City of Mount Vernon Goals

The City of Mount Vernon's 2017 goals can be viewed by clicking on the link below.

2017 Goals
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
Posted on: November 16, 2016

City of Mount Vernon 2017 Budget

The Mount Vernon City Council adopted the 2017 City Budget on November 22, 2016 following a public hearing and several weeks of discussion and review. The 2017 Preliminary Budget document is available for viewing. The adopted budget will be posted to th...

Read on... 2017 Preliminary Budget
Posted on: July 28, 2016

Geographic Response Plan (GRP) for Lower Skagit River

At the July 27th City Council meeting, Resources At-Risk Planner Wendy Buffett from the Washington State Department of Ecology gave a presentation on the oil spill response plan (GRP) for the Lower Skagit River. The link below provides more information.

DOE Geographic Response Plans
Posted on: April 15, 2016

DID YOU KNOW?? “Small houses" are allowed in Mount Vernon

Yes, small houses called “Accessory Dwelling Units” can be built up to 900 square feet as a “casita” or “mom-in law” house if you have enough room in your back or side yard. The City waives connection fees for these houses too!

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Posted on: April 22, 2016


We have over 16,500 jobs within our city limits. We are a health care “cluster” with over 2000 jobs in the health care sector.

Posted on: January 8, 2014

Skagit Valley Herald Article: Mount Vernon's Fiber-Optic Ring Attracts Businesses

Please click on the following link for a newspaper article on Mount Vernon's fiber ring.

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