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Dec 31, 2023
The Sedro-Woolley City Council has made $140,000 in funding available for reimbursement grants of up to $5,000 for nonprofits and $10,000 for businesses. Grant funds must be expended within the corporate City limits of Sedro-Woolley, Washington.
Sep 22, 2023
Some may wonder what Proposition 1 will cost. If it passes, it would cost homeowners approximately $2.6173 per $1000 assessed value. The average family in Sedro-Woolley will pay $27.22 per month for the safety and security our fire department provides.
Sep 21, 2023
The Skagit County Superior Court would like to invite you to celebrate Family Reunification Day on Monday, September 25th, 2023, from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at the Skagit Valley Playfields at 2700 Martin Road, Mount Vernon WA.
Sep 21, 2023
Pavement grinding work on Jameson Street is anticipated to start September 25th. This work should take only a day to complete. Paving operations are anticipated to start September 26th. Jameson Street may be closed for the paving. The paving is weather dependent and as such, subject to change.
Sep 19, 2023
Accident reports in Sedro-Wooley have increased by 40 percent since 2018, while staffing levels have not risen with increased demand. This year, voters can decide, via Proposition 1, if the city should have a special fund to make it possible for the city to hire more first responders.
Sep 17, 2023
New to the area, or know someone who is? Now is the perfect time to update your voter info! Lots of important issues, like Proposition1, will be on the November ballot. Please visit to learn more.
Sep 15, 2023
September 15th through October 15th is Hispanic Heritage Month

Over 18% of Skagit County residents identify as Hispanic in census data. Appreciate and celebrate the rich and diverse heritage of our Latinx community!

Sep 13, 2023
Work on Jameson Street is anticipated to start the week of September 18th, and paving operations scheduled for the week of September 25th. Work on Cook Road is anticipated to start the week of September 25th, and paving operations scheduled for the week of October 9th.
Sep 12, 2023

  • It will fund 8 additional firefighter/EMT’s.
  • These 8 new personnel will allow for the ability to add one extra engine or ambulance each day.
Sep 06, 2023
The Memorial Park Splash Pad is now officially open to the public!

Hours of operation are from 10:00 AM to dusk. Thank you for your patience during the construction process.
Sep 05, 2023
Join us for a special Multi-Chamber After Hours Event to celebrate our 30th anniversary at Country Meadow Village!

1501 Collins Road
Thursday, September 14th
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Sep 01, 2023
Due to the increase in moisture levels, recreational cooking fires are again allowed in the City of Sedro-Woolley.

This will return the burning regulations in the City back to normal, which only allow for recreational cooking fires that meet specific requirements.
Aug 31, 2023
As of 9am this morning, Memorial Park has reopened to the public. New improvements to the park include a modern playground, new restrooms, a splash pad, and all associated utilities. Although the splash pad is complete, it will remain turned off pending Health Department approval.
Aug 30, 2023
Unsafe levels of Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP) toxins have prompted the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) to close all beaches in Skagit County to recreational harvesting of all species of shellfish.
Aug 30, 2023
The Community Development Director is an integral part of our leadership team. The Director assumes full leadership and management responsibility for planning and building services and activities, including planning, inspections, code compliance, plan review, permitting and community outreach.
Aug 29, 2023
Time to REMEMBER. Time to ACT.

August 31st from 5:00pm-8:00pm

Skagit County Fairgrounds
501 Taylor Street
Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Awareness Walk, Speakers, Music, Food (Free), Tribute-Board, Resource Booths, Prevention & Remembrance

Aug 28, 2023
Due to the ongoing economic impacts from the Sourdough Wildfire, the Washington State Emergency Management Department is assessing statewide eligibility for a U.S. Small Business Association (SBA) Economic Injury Disaster Loan Declaration.
Aug 22, 2023
When:  Thursday August 24th, 2023, 7:00AM to 4:30PM

Where:  Ball Street, from Northern Avenue to State Street 

These streets will be briefly closed to through traffic on Thursday August 24th while the city performs roadway chip sealing work.
Aug 18, 2023
“Fentanyl is the single deadliest drug threat our nation has ever encountered.  Fentanyl is everywhere.  From large metropolitan areas to rural America, no community is safe from this poison."

- DEA Administrator Anne Milgram
Aug 18, 2023
The City of Sedro-Woolley is hiring for an Assistant City Engineer within our Public Works & Engineering Department
Aug 16, 2023
The City of Sedro-Woolley is following Skagit County Fire Marshal's burn ban to include City of Sedro-Woolley:

Effective August 17, 2023, and until further notice, outdoor burning is banned in unincorporated Skagit County except for permitted agricultural burning.
Aug 14, 2023

  • Moderate to Major HeatRisk for Western Washington through Wednesday, peaking Monday and Tuesday.
  • Highway 20 is still closed for the Sourdough Fire. Stay out of the area!
Aug 03, 2023
This morning at 9 am, the Sedro-Woolley Police Department assisted the City of Sedro-Woolley in Red Tagging a property in the 1800 block of SR 20 in Sedro-Woolley. The property has been deemed unsafe for entry or occupancy.
Aug 01, 2023
You are invited to the unveiling of the Upper Skagit Tribe Exhibit & Presentation by Scott Schuyler, August 19th at 2pm at the Sedro-Woolley Museum.
Aug 01, 2023
The National Conference of State Legislatures asked Rep. Sam Low (R) and Sen. Keith Wagoner (R), whose District 39 includes the North Cascades National Park, about what the park means to them...
Jul 31, 2023
Over this next week, you will continue to see our staff out collecting the toter numbers from your service location to assign to your account. We are auditing the garbage, recycle and yard waste. Please help us by having your toters facing the street with the handles towards your house.
Jul 27, 2023
The new flashing crosswalk signal is now installed and active at the intersection of State Street and Rita Street.
Jul 26, 2023
Special thank you to Chad with A-Quick Pressure Washing for donating his time and materials to clean the brick memorial at Memorial Park.
Jul 26, 2023
Road Work On Ball Street Between Pacific Street & State Street
Jul 20, 2023
This is an annual community-building campaign that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make our neighborhoods safer, more caring places to live.
Jul 17, 2023
My name is Sydney Brownstone and I’m an investigative reporter at The Seattle Times. I’m writing to let you know about a major project we just published exploring the history of Northern State Hospital, which closed 50 years ago this year.
Jul 14, 2023
Helping Hands food bank is looking for volunteers for Saturday mornings to deliver food or pack and sort food and mobile food drivers during the week.
Jul 11, 2023
Faber Construction will be performing utility locate potholing for their project located at 755 Cook Road. The work is anticipated to take 1 day, on July 12, 2023.

Some delays are to be expected during lane shift transition and will be kept to a minimum.
Jul 10, 2023
A new roof is being installed on the E. Frederick Thompson picnic & barbecue shelter at Bingham Park. The roof was last replaced in in the early 1990s. Sedro-Woolley is blessed to have so many wonderful public facilities made possible to a great extent by our local service clubs & organizations.
Jul 10, 2023
The City Council of the City of Sedro-Woolley adopted Resolution No. 1121-23 concerning a levy lid lift to fund fire and emergency services. This proposition would fund fire and emergency services, including additional firefighter/EMTs to improve response times.
Jul 07, 2023
LWV of Skagit County will host a forum for the Candidates for the position of Commissioner, Position 2, Hospital District 304 - the largest geographic health district in our county. Many of you may not vote in this district, but understanding the issues of our health districts is vital.
Jul 04, 2023
Loggerodeo this year is from June 30 - July4!

See the Loggerodeo website and online program for details, and be mindful of fireworks restrictions within the City.
Jun 30, 2023
Please be advised that our garbage trucks are running on the 4th of July.  We ask that you put your garbage and recycle out the night before, ESPECIALLY if you are on the parade route or staging area.  Help spread the word for those that may not have social media.
Jun 30, 2023
Heat and fire weather remain the primary concerns for our area. No precipitation is expected over the next 7 days, leading to drying fuels. Low humidity, especially in the Monday through Thursday time frame will result in elevated fire concerns, especially given Independence Day-related activities.
Jun 30, 2023
The holiday falls on a Tuesday this year, and City offices will be closed that day in observance. Have a wonderful, safe, and enjoyable weekend and a great Independence Day!

Happy Fourth!
Jun 28, 2023
Please join us for a public reception for Rebecca Lowell, Community Development Director Candidate. Wednesday, June 28, beginning at 5:00 PM in the City Hall Lobby.
Jun 27, 2023
SEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash. – Faced with growing demand for cancer treatment and a desire by patients to receive that care close to home, the PeaceHealth United General Cancer Center has launched plans to increase capacity, expand services and upgrade equipment.
Jun 21, 2023
Over the next couple of months, you will see our staff out collecting the toters numbers from your service location to assign to your account.  We are auditing the garbage, recycle and yard waste.  Please help us by having your toters facing the street with the handles towards your house.
Jun 19, 2023
The freedom of African Americans from slavery in the U.S. in 1865 is celebrated on the holiday Juneteenth on June 19.

City offices will be closed in observance of this federal holiday.
Jun 14, 2023
America’s Flag Day marks the Second Continental Congress’s adoption of the first U.S. national flag on June 14, 1777.
Jun 09, 2023
Due to recent samples of shellfish containing elevated levels of Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP) toxins, the following areas have been closed to all shellfish species for recreational shellfish harvesting: 

Jun 09, 2023
Due to current and forecasted weather conditions, a modified burn ban for all residential and land clearing fires in unincorporated Skagit County will go into effect at 8:00 am on June 9, 2023, and continue until further notice.
Jun 06, 2023
C & S Construction in conjunction with PUD No. 1 will be completing their tie into the adjacent water line for their project located at 863 Cook Road, followed with an asphalt patch.  The work is anticipated to take 2 days, beginning on Tuesday, June 6, 2023, and ending on Wednesday, June 7, 2023.
Jun 02, 2023
Our 7th annual touch-a-truck, City Works Day! What runs a city? Who is doing all the work? Join us for a day of Science, Technology, Engineering, and fun!

Friday, June 2nd
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Riverfront Park
901 River Road
Sedro-Woolley, WA
Jun 01, 2023
Pride Month is celebrated every June as a tribute to those who were involved in the Stonewall Riots, and the progress towards equal rights for LGBTQ people.
May 29, 2023
Memorial Day brings up images of barbequing with family and friends, but remember that this holiday is a time to honor those who died while fighting in our armed forces. City offices will be closed on Monday, May 29, in observance.

Be safe out there, and have a wonderful holiday weekend!
May 24, 2023
Skagit County is looking for two members of the public interested in serving a 2-year term on the Voluntary Stewardship Program (VSP)’s advisory Watershed Group. The VSP protects critical areas on agricultural land through voluntary and existing programs, instead of new regulation.
May 23, 2023
Skagit County is developing an ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Transition Plan to guide when and where mobility improvements need to be made. This plan is one of the federally mandated requirements for state and local governments under Title II of the ADA.
May 22, 2023
C & S Construction in conjunction with PUD No. 1 will be tying into the adjacent water line for their project located at 863 Cook Road. The work is anticipated to take 3 days, beginning on May 22, 2023, and ending on May 24, 2023. At times, traffic will be limited to one lane with flaggers.
May 06, 2023
Saturday May 6th, at the old Northern State Pond - Olmstead Park.

Kids 14 years old and younger.

Gates open at 7:00 am and the Derby runs from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm.

There will be prizes, hotdogs, and soda.
May 01, 2023
The new Route 101 will expand service in the Burlington area. It will provide access to shopping, job locations and community services. The Route 300 in Sedro-Woolley will also have changes. Skagit Transit is expanding the route to provide service to Klinger street and to F & S Grade road.
Apr 20, 2023
Tuesday, April 18, 2023, thru Thursday, April 20, 2023, (includes overnight hours)

Sewer/Storm repairs are necessary following the report of a sink hole in the alley.

Local businesses in or near the work zone have been notified and are aware of the alley closure.
Apr 20, 2023
Helping Hands invites you to join them on Thursday, April 20th, from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm at Tulip Valley Farms for Neighbors Night, a FREE community event presented by Banner Bank, Rouw Insurance Services, Soroptimist International of Sedro-Woolley, and Susie & Geoff DeVries to benefit Helping Hands.
Apr 19, 2023
Do you love Sedro-Woolley?  Join the City of Sedro-Woolley and author, speaker, and community engagement expert Peter Kageyama for a night of inspiration, brainstorming, collaboration, and action.

Wednesday, April 19th
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sedro-Woolley Community Center (703 Pacific Street)
Apr 08, 2023
The Sedro-Woolley Museum invites you to their 1st Annual Easter Egg Hunt

April 8, 2023
1pm - 3pm
Apr 08, 2023
Saturday April 8th
1:00-2:00 pm 

Event Begins at 1:00 SHARP!

Sedro-Woolley's Annual Easter Egg Hunt, the day before the Easter Bunny's arrival. This has become an annual tradition for the community’s children who scramble for some 4,000 eggs scattered across Riverfront Park.
Apr 07, 2023
These restrooms are closed for two weeks due to the ongoing vandalism, tagging and trashing of the facility. It is our sincere desire that the public may enjoy this world class facility. However, respect for the ones who have built and maintain the facility is necessary for this to continue.
Apr 06, 2023
Putting your recyclables in plastic bags causes problems. The recyclables inside can’t get properly sorted, and the bags can get tangled in the machinery. As a result, bagged recyclables are pulled from the sorting lines by workers and sent to the landfill.
Apr 03, 2023
Since its start in 2010, Trek for Treasure has grown to be one of the most popular physical activity programs in all of Skagit County. An Active Living program of United General District 304, Trek for Treasure is a summer hiking adventure that’s fun for all ages and skill levels.
Mar 30, 2023
The Skagit County Recycling and Transfer Station is once again able to accept used oil and antifreeze outside of the Household Hazardous Waste Facility’s operating hours. The Transfer Station, located at 14104 Ovenell Road in Mount Vernon, is open Monday through Sunday, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Mar 29, 2023
The western way of life is nothing new to her. Maddy got on her first horse at the age of three, the rest is history. Ever since Maddy was a young girl, her family has attended the Sedro-Woolley Rodeo every year.
Mar 29, 2023
Sapp Road BNSF Undercrossing will be Temporarily Closed for Maintenance

Wednesday, March 29, 2023, and Thursday, March 30, 2023, 9 am to 2 pm
Mar 28, 2023
We have all witnessed in our community; someone who needs support, maybe unhoused or struggling with other challenges. Many of us walk by and pretend not to notice; some of us stop and offer help, and for many we feel ill-equipped to help, we just don’t know what to do.
Mar 27, 2023
As a long time business owner in Skagit, when I opened the Magnolia restaurant in an historic building downtown, I became fascinated with an unused part of the building that was the site of the “Great Sedro-Woolley Bank Robbery of 1914”. I knew it needed to be exposed to the public.
Mar 26, 2023
For the past 20 years I have worked for the city in the Parks Division and before that I worked for Skagit County Parks and Recreation. I grew up in Skagit County and graduated from Burlington-Edison High School in 1989. After high school, I was a professional baseball pitcher for 10 years.
Mar 25, 2023
I started skateboarding when I was around 10 years old. It all started when I was “helping” my neighbor clean out his garage and we stumbled upon an old skateboard. My neighbor was kind enough to show me the basics, and this was the beginning of my lifelong passion.
Mar 24, 2023
Born and raised in Anacortes, I have spent most of my life in Skagit Valley working in the utility industry in both public and private sectors for over 26 years. I started working for our family owned and operated utility business at age 13, and started with the City of Sedro-Woolley in 2013.
Mar 23, 2023
The Sedro-Woolley Museum and Gift Shop welcomes visitors Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from noon to 3pm. Admission is by donation: suggested $2.50 for adults; $2.00 for children and seniors. We offer new and refurbished exhibits to enjoy and new merchandise and books in our Gift Shop.
Mar 22, 2023
As loggers cut the forests along the Skagit, they left behind land that was literally dotted with huge deeply rooted stumps that challenged the establishment of farms and the towns that depended on agricultural development. By the early 1900s, Sedro-Woolley had become one of those towns.
Mar 20, 2023
The City of Sedro-Woolley is currently accepting applications for a Records Clerk in the Police Department.  Please review the details on our employment page.
Mar 17, 2023
Through partnership with the Washington State DOC’s Office of Family and Adult Homelessness, and the powerful collective response of North Star Project leaders, County Commissioners, and City Mayors, Skagit County Public Health was successful in obtaining funding for the shelter through June 2023.
Mar 11, 2023
A 39th District Town Hall was held on Saturday, March11, 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. at Sedro-Woolley City Hall. Representatives Sam Low and Carolyn Eslick attended, as well as Senator Keith Wagoner. The meeting was video recorded and is available here.
Mar 09, 2023
The City of Sedro-Woolley is currently accepting applications for an Operator in Training (OIT) in the Wastewater Treatment Plant. Salary will be ranging from $4,197 - $5,950/month, with excellent medical, dental, vision, retirement, and a generous wellness program.
Mar 03, 2023
Restrooms at Bingham Park are now reopened after city staff completed repairs and restoration work, due to a fire that was set in the building back in December. Please take care of our public facilities.
Feb 23, 2023
The City of Sedro-Woolley is currently accepting applications for a Class II Plant Operator in the Wastewater Treatment Plant. Salary will be ranging from $4,924 - $6,980/month, with excellent medical, dental, vision, retirement, and a generous wellness program.
Feb 08, 2023
NEW Deadline is FEBRUARY 8th!

Have you ever wondered how local government works or what each department does and how it relates to the community?

Here’s your chance to get involved, learn, and gain insight into the inner workings of your community at the city level through Sedro-Woolley Academy.
Feb 02, 2023
Skagit County’s Farmland Legacy Program has finalized three farmland preservation projects in the past three months, permanently protecting another 105 acres of farmland from residential development. This addition brings the total protected farmland in Skagit County to more than 14,200 acres.
Jan 26, 2023
The Senior Engineer/Assistant City Engineer is a new position. Whoever occupies it will have a golden opportunity to learn from the City's veteran, high-performing, and award-winning engineering staff, and then to potentially develop into their roles as retirements occur in future years!
Jan 26, 2023
The City of Sedro-Woolley is currently seeking applicants for Seasonal Public Works Workers in the Public Works Operations Division. The position performs a variety of unskilled and semi-skilled tasks in the operation, maintenance, and repair of City infrastructure.
Jan 26, 2023
Skagit Transit is pleased to announce it's fare-free all day on Thursday January 26th throughout Skagit County. This fare free day will support the annual Point in Time Count and other efforts to end homelessness in Skagit County. It's a chance to try transit with no out of pocket cost!
Jan 20, 2023
This notice regards temporary traffic impacts for the above project for SR 9 / N Township

The Contractor working on site improvements on the Department of Natural Resources site on SR 9 will be working along SR 9 in front of their site.

This work is anticipated to occur Monday, January 23rd.
Jan 12, 2023
The Contractor working on site improvements on the Department of Natural Resources site on SR 9 will be working along SR 9 in front of their site.

This work is anticipated to occur during the week of January 16th.

Work in some areas may require temporary lane shifts.
Jan 12, 2023
In early 2022, Skagit County launched the North Star Project, a joint effort between Skagit County and the cities of Burlington, Mount Vernon, Anacortes, and Sedro-Woolley to better align resources and services to address the complex behavioral health and homelessness challenges in our community.
Jan 12, 2023
City of Sedro-Woolley offices will be closed on Monday, January 16th, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Many celebrate this day with acts of community service.

Public Safety and Solid Waste services, including yard waste pickup, are unaffected by this office closure.
Jan 04, 2023


The Sedro-Woolley City Council meeting start time of 6:00 PM on January 4th, 2023 (only) is adjourned.  The rescheduled meeting will begin on January 11th, 2023, at 6:00PM, at the Sedro-Woolley Council Chambers, 325 Metcalf Street.

Dec 22, 2022
City offices will be closing at noon today, December 22nd, and opening again at 8:00 AM on Tuesday, December 27.

Happy Holidays everyone!
Dec 21, 2022

  • Very cold temperatures through Thursday.
  • Freezing spray is possible across north interior waters.
  • Hight threat of freezing rain Thursday night and Friday.
  • Heavy rain is likely Friday through the weekend.
  • River flooding may occur through next week.
  • Coastal flooding and erosion is likely.
Dec 20, 2022
Heavy Snow. Additional snow accumulations of up to 9 inches along the North Olympic Coast, Whatcom and Skagit Counties. Additional snow accumulations of up to 7 inches for areas from Everett north as well as Kitsap County.
Dec 20, 2022
Our garbage and recycle trucks are running during this weather.  As a reminder, make sure your toters are out by 6 a.m.  We are doing the best we can to get to everyone this week.  If you are missed or were not out on time, we ask that wait until next week.
Dec 19, 2022
Park Restrooms at Riverfront will be closed during the month of January while maintenance crews perform upgrades.  Restrooms will consist of new accessible toilets and sinks, new vandal resistant privacy stalls, and fresh paint.
Dec 19, 2022
My name is Josh Wedin and I play with Lego. You might be surprised at the varied responses I get when I tell people that! The most common are confusion and curiosity. Most people stop playing with toys when they reach adulthood, but not me!
Dec 17, 2022
I was born and raised in Sedro-Woolley, and I’ve remained here my entire adult life.  I am a mom of two boys ages, 13 and 18 (I have bonus kids as well). In my free time I enjoy watching my stepson race our sprint cars at Skagit Speedway and as well as other NW racetracks.
Dec 17, 2022
A chance encounter can sometimes prove to be a pivotal moment that forever changes your life. I was an impoverished college student in the Philippines when such a moment occurred. I was buying food from a street vendor outside my college campus, doing my best to stretch my meager weekly allowance...
Dec 16, 2022
Here is the latest update on our winter weather! Potential exists for cold, maybe some snow, and maybe flooding later. Forecasts are still uncertain farther out; effects will depend on temperatures.
Dec 16, 2022
Unfortunately, Skagit County is again seeing rising rates of COVID-19 infection in the community—significant enough to shift the county’s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention transmission rate for hospitals from “moderate” back into “high.” UGMC has tightened its patient visitation policy.
Dec 16, 2022
Project Voxa continues to be an innovative aspect to the world of electron microscopes. Not only is Voxa’s award winning Mochii microscope an added piece of laboratory equipment on the International Space Station, Mochii has also been added to labs across universities in the US, and worldwide.
Dec 15, 2022
While growing up in remote logging camps in Southeast Alaska in the 1960s and 1970s, I learned to read and rely on maps at a young age. Maps were essential for finding the best fishing spots, and for finding the way home! I learned to love exploring the world through the one ragged atlas we owned.
Dec 15, 2022
In the world of hiking, there are day hikers, backpackers, and thru-hikers, with the number of hikers becoming smaller as you progress to more intense activity. Day hikers go out and hike for a day. Backpackers hike overnight for 1-6 nights at a time. Thru-hikers backpack day after day...
Dec 13, 2022
Here is the latest update on our winter weather! Potential for cold at the beginning of next week, forecasts are still uncertain.

Please be careful if you are heading over the passes, or anywhere with a higher elevation, and carry emergency essentials in your vehicle.
Dec 12, 2022
After providing over 2 years of no-cost COVID-19 testing to the community, effective at the end of December 2022, Skagit County Public Health’s COVID-19 testing site at the Cascade Mall will be closing permanently. Until then, testing services will be available the following days and times...
Dec 12, 2022

Wednesday December 14th, 7:00AM to 4:30PM


North Township Street also known as (State Route 9) from Summer Meadows Court to Lucas Drive

This section of North Township Street will be limited to one lane while city and contract crews conduct drainage ditch maintenance work.
Dec 08, 2022
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) biologists recently responded to reports of sick or dead waterfowl in western Skagit County on and around Skagit Bay, as well as in northwestern Snohomish County and on Camano Island and Port Susan in Island County. H5N1 Avian Influenza is suspected.
Dec 07, 2022
Skagit County, Mount Vernon, Burlington, and Sedro-Woolley have formed the Skagit Regional Source Control Inspection Program, a group aiming to reduce stormwater pollution from businesses in the region.
Dec 03, 2022
Due to the extremely nice weather, the yard waste facility will remain open thru December 3, 2022.  Hours of operation will remain the same, Monday and Saturday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Nov 29, 2022

Here are some helpful resources for our current weather conditions.

Nov 22, 2022
The City of Sedro-Woolley is seeking applications from individuals interested in serving on the City Planning Commission. Planning Commission terms are by appointment of the Mayor. Applicants should reside within the City of Sedro-Woolley or the City Urban Growth Area.
Nov 16, 2022
The section of North Township Street (SR-9) from Summer Meadows Court to Bassett Road will be limited to one lane while city and contract crews conduct drainage ditch maintenance work, November 16 and 17. Expect short delays while work is performed. We appreciate your patience during this process.
Nov 15, 2022
Due to a printing error on the recycling calendar the recycling weeks have changed for the month of November and December 2022. The city will follow the printed calendar for the remainder of the year. Please refer to the calendar on our website for the correct week for recycling.
Nov 11, 2022
City offices will be closed on Friday, November 11th, to honor all military veterans who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces.
Nov 10, 2022
On Friday, November 11th, the Contractors working on the Gateway Village apartments on Hodgin Road and Stendal Street will need to close the roadways to accommodate work on the exterior of the building.
Nov 09, 2022
With COVID-19 transmission rates declining, PeaceHealth United General Medical Center and PeaceHealth Medical Group clinics in Sedro-Woolley and Burlington have further relaxed visitation policies effective this week.

Patients may now have two people visit at a time, but masks are still required.
Nov 05, 2022
Remember to set your clocks back one hour before bed on Saturday night!
Nov 05, 2022
Children's Museum of Skagit County, in partnership with Skagit County Public Health, is doing an in-person “FamilyPalooza” prenatal and early childhood resource fair on Saturday, November 5 and would love to have you join us if you are available!
Nov 03, 2022
The Community Dinner has been canceled for 2022. This was a difficult decision, but with Covid-19 cases continuing to rise in the county and the fact that we serve some of the most vulnerable in our community, we feel that this is the right course of action at this time.

Elinor Nakis, Director
Nov 02, 2022
Today is Dia de los Muertos or "Day of the Dead", a traditional Mexican holiday to honor deceased loved ones.
Oct 31, 2022
Skagit County has contracted with Larry Brown Construction, Inc. to construct the Cook Road Pedestrian Improvements Project. This contract provides for the construction of a mid-block pedestrian crossing on Cook Road, in the proximity of Janicki Playfields in Sedro-Woolley, WA.
Oct 31, 2022
Monday October 31, 2022
From 4 PM
Oct 30, 2022
Some long-needed improvements to Memorial Park soon be underway.  The Park located at 700 Pacific Street will soon be improved with a new children’s playground, renovated restrooms, upgraded utilities, a splash pad and landscaping.
Oct 29, 2022
The City of Sedro-Woolley will be hosting a National Drug Take Back Day and Wellness Fair at City Hall on Saturday, October 29th, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Bring your expired or unused medications for safe disposal, and join us and our partners at the Wellness Fair!
Oct 29, 2022
What is Day of the Dead? Dia de Los Muertos is a day to commemorate loved ones who have passed away. Join us at the Central Skagit Library on October 29th, to honor the deceased and celebrate their memory.
Oct 26, 2022
He comes to PeaceHealth from Community Health Centers of Snohomish in Arlington, Washington, where he had worked as a family doctor since 2018, providing primary care to patients of all ages with a wide variety of healthcare needs.
Oct 18, 2022
Pregnant and parenting clients of the Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program can now attend appointments in person at United General clinics in Sedro-Woolley, Concrete, and Stanwood!
Oct 17, 2022
On Wednesday, October 19th, Thursday, October 20th and Friday, October 21st, the Contractors working on the Gateway Village apartments on Hodgin Road and Stendal Street will need to close the roadways to accommodate equipment for concrete sidewalk pours along the roadway.
Oct 17, 2022
Schaffner Pharmacy has moved to a new home in downtown Sedro-Woolley, 339 Ferry St. Their new location has easier drive thru access, more space for the expansion of clinical services and adds a coffee shop, Apothecary Coffee to their offerings.
Oct 16, 2022
Joshua Schulte, MD, has joined the PeaceHealth Medical Group Specialty Clinic in Sedro-Woolley as a general surgeon. He sees patients at both the clinic and PeaceHealth United General Medical Center. He brings 10 years of experience as a board-certified general surgeon.
Oct 15, 2022
The Sedro-Woolley Museum and Gift Shop welcomes visitors Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from noon to 3:00 pm. Admission is by donation: suggested $3.00 adults; $2.50 children and seniors. We offer new and refurbished exhibits to enjoy and new merchandise and books in the Gift Shop.
Oct 14, 2022
Lavell Looney, Wastewater Treatment Plant, Administrative Assistant

I have lived in Skagit county my whole life, moving from Sedro-Woolley to Burlington when I was in the third grade. I continued my education in Burlington until I graduated high school...
Oct 13, 2022
To imagine the merger of Sedro and Woolley in 1898, there is no better place for you to stand than on the northeast corner of Metcalf at State Street looking south. The first big surprise will be that Metcalf is not a through street. Business buildings line the Sedro side of State Street.
Oct 12, 2022
We’ve made a few changes at the Chamber, due to staff shortages, which means changes in hours. We appreciate everyone’s patience with our temporary hours of 9 am-3 pm, which we realize is not convenient for everyone.
Oct 12, 2022

This notice regards temporary road closures and detours for the GATEWAY VILLAGE PHASE 1 project for Hodgin Street and Stendal Street.

The Wednesday, October 12th closures have been re-scheduled for October 14th.

Oct 11, 2022
On Wednesday, October 12th, the Contractors working on the Gateway Village apartments on Hodgin Street and Stendal Street will need to close the roadways to accommodate equipment for concrete sidewalk pours along the roadway.
Oct 10, 2022
Flood Awareness Week has officially kicked off today in Skagit County and will run through October 14. Flooding has been of serious concern to the community of Skagit County since the late 1800s, with the threat of extreme flooding generally occurring between October and March.
Oct 06, 2022
C & S Construction will be installing a sewer crossing in Cook Road at the Klinger Street intersection beginning October 10, 2022. The work is anticipated to take 3 days.
Oct 04, 2022
Today our contractor released their final construction schedule.  It looks like the project is scheduled for substantial completion late next week.
Sep 28, 2022
On Thursday, September 29th, the Contractors working on the Gateway Village apartments on Hodgin Road and Stendal Street will need to close the roadways to accommodate equipment placement for window work on the upper floors of the building.