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Posted on: June 20, 2019

FEMA Approves Flood Protection System

  • The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued the City of Mount Vernon a Letter of Map Revision (LOMR) for the City’s flood protection infrastructure (floodwall)
  • The City’s preliminary work on the floodwall dates back to 200...
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News & Announcements
Posted on: January 24, 2019

Driving & Walking in Roundabouts

We receive a number of questions about roundabouts in the City of Mount Vernon. And while studies show that roundabouts are generally much safer than traditional stop sign or signal-controlled intersections, there is certainly a learning curve that a comm...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: March 14, 2019

Emergency Shelter Interim Regulations

On March 13, 2019 Mount Vernon City Council passed Ordinance 3780 declaring an emergency, adopting interim control regulations for severe weather shelters to provide temporary housing of the homeless during severe weather events.

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Ordinance 3780 News & Announcements
Posted on: April 11, 2018

Go Mobile with the City of Mount Vernon's Mobile App

Staying current on City-related events and postings has become much easier for local residents. A mobile version of the City's webpage is now available for all Apple and Android phone users.“The app can be downloaded to a phone in about a minute...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: January 26, 2018

City of Mount Vernon 2019 Legislative Priorities

At their November 14 meeting, City Council gave final approval to Mayor Boudreau’s proposed list of 2019 Legislative Priorities for the City of Mount Vernon.The list was formed in partnership with the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) and i...

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2019 Legislative Priorities News & Announcements