Doing Business

Thank you for Doing Business in the City of Mount Vernon. Whether you are an existing business, a new business, or a business that is looking to expand, the City is here to assist you.

There are a number of reasons why Mount Vernon should be the place that you do business. Did you know that Mount Vernon was ranked #1 in Business Week for "Where the Jobs will be in 2010"?

Mount Vernon is one of the fastest growing cities in the northwest and the largest city in Skagit County. The city is committed to maintaining a business friendly environment and a standard for quMV Sign.jpgality of life for its citizens.

Mount Vernon - the Right Location & the Right Price
 Finding the Right Site

Permitting & Licensing

Current Developments

Taxes & Utilities 


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Demographics & Labor Profile

Doing Business in Mount Vernon

Incentives & Quality of Life 

Bids & Construction Projects


Mount Vernon - our Downtown Waterfront Redevelopment

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