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Posted on: March 11, 2020

City of Mount Vernon COVID-19 Information & Updates

The City of Mount Vernon is closely monitoring information and actions regarding the COVID-19 issue. Please see the link for all current information.

City of Mount Vernon COVID-19 Information News & Announcements
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Mount Vernon City Budget for 2020

Please click the link to view the 2020 budget document.

2020 City Budget News & Announcements
Posted on: March 27, 2020

Looking for the Flowers?

The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival is held every year, in the month of April. For maps and further details, please see the link to the Tulip Festival website below.

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Skagit Valley Tulip Festival News & Announcements
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Introducing Civic Saturdays!

The City of Mount Vernon is inviting the public to a series of events aimed at informing residents of how their local government works.Mayor Boudreau’s intent in hosting the monthly “Civic Saturday” events in 2020 is to demon...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: September 19, 2019

City Work on Affordable Housing Codes

On September 18, 2019 staff presented the completed work on housing code aimed to spur multifamily development and bonafide affordable housing in the City. This work has been underway since late 2017.  Public hearings to result in the adoption of...

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News & Announcements
Posted on: September 18, 2019

Safe Parking Ordinance

On Wednesday, September 11, 2019, Mount Vernon City Council approved an emergency ordinance that establishes regulations for overnight parking in church parking lots. The “Limited Temporary Homeless Encampment” ordinance, commonly refe...

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News & Announcements
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) - click HERE to view
  • The City’s preliminary work on the floodw...
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News & Announcements
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Mount Vernon Fire Department 'Levels Up'

For Immediate Release

Contact: Peter Donovan

(360) 630-6246


August 5, 2019

MOUNT VERNON—Property owners in the city of Mount Vernon may soon benefit from the results of the Mount Vernon Fire Department’s m...

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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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