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  1. Notice of Public Hearing - Surface Water Rate Changes

    A public hearing is scheduled before the Mount Vernon City Council at 7pm on November 29, 2017 at the Police & Court Campus, to consider an ordinance involving changes in the Mount Vernon Municipal Code to rates for the City’s Surface Water Utility. Read on...
  2. City of Mount Vernon 2018 Preliminary Budget

    The Mount Vernon City Council will hold a public hearing on the 2018 City of Mount Vernon budget on Wednesday, November 8, 2017. Please click on the following link to view the preliminary budget document. Read on...
  3. City's Efforts to Address Homelessness

    Please click on the following link to view an infographic outlining efforts being taken by the City to address homelessness. Read on...
  4. Police Department Accepting Applications for 2018 Citizens Academy

    The Mount Vernon Police Department is now accepting applications for the 2018 Citizens Academy, a free 12-week program open to all Skagit County residents and designed to provide first hand information about how our Police Department operates. Read on...
  5. Historic Downtown Public-Private Partnership: Work to Date

    Click on the following link for background and summary of work to date on this important project. Read on...
  6. 2017 Winter Coat Drive

    The Mount Vernon Police Department is again partnering with Community Action of Skagit County and Skagit Rotary Club to keep families warm this winter. Read on...
  7. 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. Read on...
  8. Donations for Homeless Outreach Coordinator Program

    The City is now accepting donations to be used by our new Outreach Coordinator, Erin Von Fempe, in her work with the homeless population. Please click the link for further details and to find out how you can help. Read on...
  9. 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...
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