Why are world-class companies like Janicki Industries located in Sedro-Woolley?
Here you’ll find industrial land and buildings that are half the cost of comparable sites in Snohomish and King County. Skagit County provides tremendous value for businesses looking to grow in today’s challenging economy. And Skagit County offers financial incentives businesses will not find in King and Snohomish County. Power and other utility costs are also significantly lower than a business will find in Snohomish or King Counties.
Here are some of our other competitive advantages:
- Shovel ready industrial and commercial sites
- Fiber optic infrastructure
- No local business and occupation tax
- Fast permitting and low development impact fees
- Flood-free area
- Ready infrastructure
- State-designated Opportunity Zones (see map)
You will find a well-educated, skilled and motivated workforce in Skagit County - with competitive wages. And our State does not have a personal income tax.
The nearby Skagit Valley College is helping to meet the training needs of today’s businesses. For example, the College has received Air Washington grants to develop comprehensive training programs in manufacturing, assembly, electronics and composites.
The future…. And there are plans for an exciting new Sedro-Woolley Innovation for Tomorrow (SWIFT) Center at the Northern State campus.
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