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Posted on: January 22, 2024

SJC Monthly News Digest - January 2024

Monthly News Digest

This is a round-up of recent San Juan County news. Follow along each month to learn about important County projects, Council initiatives, department updates, and more. Subscribe via the Notify Me page on the website: sanjuancountywa.gov/list.aspx

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: December 21, 2023

County Corner - December

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Public Works Mobilizes Response to Stabilize MacKaye Harbor Rd on Lopez Island

San Juan County’s Public Works Department is mobilizing a response to protect the traveling public and maintain access to homes threatened by coastal erosion near MacK...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: November 23, 2023

County Corner - November

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County and Town Send Open Letter to State Officials Regarding Impacts of Poor Ferry Service

The San Juan County and Town of Friday Harbor Councils published an open letter sent to Washington State Governor Jay Inslee and Washington State Department of Tran...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: October 26, 2023

COUNTY CORNER - OCTOBER

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San Juan County Celebrates 150th Anniversary  

On October 31, 2023, San Juan County turns 150 years old – giving us all a reason to celebrate our community, our islands, and our County. After all, celebrating 150 years only happens once ...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: September 26, 2023

County Corner - September

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San Juan County Announces 32-hour Work Week

San Juan County is pleased to announce the adoption of a 32-hour work week for employees represented by AFSCME 1849, beginning in October pay period. A large majority of the County’s employees are included in thi...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: August 29, 2023

County Corner - August

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Community Health Survey - Now Live!

We want to hear from you! Health & Community Services has launched its community health survey and it's open to all San Juan County residents. This survey should take 8 to 10 minutes to complete and is 42 qu...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: July 31, 2023

County Corner - July

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County Fair Announces New Online Vendor Entry Feature

The Fair is thrilled to provide online entry for those wishing to enter something into the Fair. All you need to do is visit the San Juan County Fair website, (https://www.sjcfair.org/p/thefair/exhibito...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: June 29, 2023

County Corner - June

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County Celebrates HolliWalk Neighborhood, the Latest Affordable Housing Project

San Juan County is celebrating the completion of the HolliWalk Neighborhood in Friday Harbor – a project that received over $1.5 million of County funding. This is th...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: May 30, 2023

County Corner - May

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San Juan County Resurfaces Over 14 Miles of Roads this Summer

San Juan County’s Public Works Department announced its annual summer road resurfacing schedule to chip seal over 14 miles of roads on San Juan, Orcas, and Lopez Island. Sections of roads to be ...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: April 29, 2023

County Corner - April

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Council Takes Next Step in Argyle Lots Housing Project by Selecting San Juan Community Home Trust 

During the April 18 meeting, Council members voted to accept the Housing Advisory Committee’s recommendation of selecting the San Juan Com...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: March 28, 2023

County Corner - March

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This column is part of a series detailing San Juan County’s recent news. Follow along each month to learn about important County projects, Council initiatives, department updates, and more. 

San Juan County Launches Internship Program   &...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: February 15, 2023

County Corner - February

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Lopez Island Hosts ‘Elected Officials Meet and Greet’ 

The third “Meet Your Elected Officials” event of the year offers the public an opportunity to meet and chat with those in office. Two events have been held on San Juan and Orcas Island, with t...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest
Posted on: January 20, 2023

County Corner - January

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This column is part of a series detailing San Juan County’s recent news. Follow along each month to learn about important County projects, Council initiatives, department news, and more. 

In January, the County swore-in eight elected off...

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*SJC Monthly News Digest