Posted on: September 23, 2016

Fall is Flu Clinic Time

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Flu season is here and it is time to get your flu shot! San Juan County Health and Community Services will be offering influenza immunization clinics at their Friday Harbor office located at 145 Rhone Street on:

September 30, 2016 1:00...Read on...

Health and Community Services Website
Posted on: September 21, 2016

Vote Counting Equipment Testing

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A “Logic and Accuracy” test of ballot tabulating equipment used in San Juan County for the November 8, 2016 General Election is scheduled for October 6 at 11 a.m. The test works by tallying the results of a prepared set of ballots to see if the results ma...Read on...

Posted on: September 20, 2016

Fire Risk Status "LOW," Burn Permits set to begin October 3rd

Due to current fuel conditions and the long range weather forecast, San Juan County has reduced the fire risk status to “LOW." However, burn permits will not be issued until October 3rd and only recreational fires are permitted at this time.
Robert...Read on...

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Posted on: August 26, 2016

New San Juan County Fire Marshal Web Site

San Juan County would like to announce that the San Juan County Fire Marshal has a new website. The site is now located on the San Juan County website. To find information about fire safety, inspections, to apply for a burn permit or find information on...Read on...

San Juan County Fire Marshal

Posted on: June 6, 2016

2016 UPDATE DETACHED ACCESSORY DWELLING UNITS

San Juan County Code 18.40.240(G)(1) establishes the formula for the number of detached accessory dwelling units (ADUs) that may be constructed outside of the boundaries of activity centers and urban growth areas in any calendar year. These detached ADU ...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

New Building Codes Go Into Effect July 1

Building permit applications submitted on or after July 1 will need to meet the requirements of the 2015 International Codes and Washington State Amendments. Please see the list of some of the significant changes.

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Posted on: July 18, 2016

Seeking A Vision for Eastsound: An invitation to Engage

Eastsound Plan Review Committee member, Bob Maynard and community member, Jim Jonassen have written a report illustrating ideas about Eastsound's future. The report includes planning and visual analysis of the village core and other features.

A hard copy of the report is available at the Orcas Island library. An electronic copy can be downloaded at: http://www.orcaslibrary.org/docs/vision4eastsound.pdf

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Posted on: September 20, 2016

FAC regular meeting Wednesday Nov 16

San Juan County FAC will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday Oct 12 from 8:30 - 10:30am. The meeting will be held in the large conference room at the county offices at 55 Second St, Friday Harbor. The public is welcome to attend.

The agenda will be pos...Read on...

FAC Agendas and Minutes
Posted on: September 20, 2016

FAC Regular Meeting Wednesday Oct 12

San Juan County FAC will hold a regular meeting on Wednesday Oct 12 from 8:30 - 10:30am. The meeting will be held in the large conference room at the county offices at 55 Second St, Friday Harbor. The public is welcome to attend.

The agenda will be po...Read on...

FAC Agendas and Minutes
Posted on: September 1, 2016

FAC regular meeting Wednesday Sept 7

San Juan County FAC will hold a regular meeting on Sept 7 from 8:30 - 10:30am in the large conference room at the county offices at 55 Second St, Friday Harbor. The public is welcome to attend.

The agenda will be posted here prior to the meeting:Read on...

FAC Agendas and Minutes
Posted on: August 8, 2016

WSF Public Meetings August 9-11

Washington State Ferries Assistant Secretary Lynne Griffith will travel to the San Juan Islands for three days beginning Tuesday, August 9, to meet with local officials and the public.

At a series of four community meetings on all ferry-served islands,...Click for details...

Posted on: July 27, 2016

No Regular FAC Meeting in August

There will be no regular FAC meeting in August. The next regular meeting will be Wednesday Sept 7.

FAC and WSF will be hosting public meetings on all four ferry-served islands Aug 9-11, check back for details.

Posted on: June 11, 2016

FAC regular meeting Wednesday July 13 in Friday Harbor

San Juan County FAC will hold a regular meeting from 8:30 - 10:30am in the Council meeting room at the County offices at 55 Second St, Friday Harbor. The public is welcome to attend.

The agenda will be posted here prior to the meeting.Click here for more details

FAC Agendas and Minutes
Posted on: June 11, 2016

FAC Public Forum Wed. June 15 on Orcas Island

The San Juan County Ferry Advisory Committee will be holding a public forum on Wednesday June 15, 4-6pm in the Eastsound Fire hall at 45 Lavender Lane.

The FAC is a volunteer committee appointed by the county council to provide a liaison with Washingt...click for more details...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

FAC regular meeting Wednesday June 8 on Lopez Island

A regular meeting of the San Juan County Ferry Advisory Committee will be held Wednesday June 8, 2016 from 1:30 to 3:30 on Lopez Island, at the Lopez Library at 2225 Fisherman Bay Road, Lopez Island.

The public is welcome to attend, and time will be s...Read on...

FAC Agendas and Minutes
Posted on: May 16, 2016

FAC Public Forum on San Juan Island

The San Juan County Ferry Advisory Committee held a public forum on Monday May 23, 4-6pm in the County Council meeting room at 55 Second St, Friday Harbor.

The forum was recorded with the help of county staff, and is available at the address below.
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Posted on: April 20, 2016

FAC Regular Meeting Wednesday May 11 in Friday Harbor

A regular meeting of the San Juan County Ferry Advisory Committee will be held Wednesday May 11, 2016 from 8:30 to 10:30 in the large conference room at the county offices at 55 Second Street, in Friday Harbor.

FAC Agendas and Minutes

Posted on: September 20, 2016

Fire Risk Status "LOW," Burn Permits set to begin October 3rd

Due to current fuel conditions and the long range weather forecast, San Juan County has reduced the fire risk status to “LOW." However, burn permits will not be issued until October 3rd and only recreational fires are permitted at this time.
Robert...Read on...


Posted on: September 20, 2016

San Juan County GIS - New Open Data Website

Open Data aims to improve public access to high value, machine readable datasets generated and maintained by public institutions. The new San Juan County Open Data website allows you to do more with public data. You can filter data, use charts to visualiz...Read on...

San Juan County Open Data Website

Posted on: September 22, 2016

For the jury term starting Monday, September 26, 2016

For the jury term starting Monday, September 26 , 2016, Jurors in Call Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4 are instructed to report for jury duty starting on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 8:30 A.M. in the main floor lobby of the court house in Friday Harbor. Please ...Read on...


Posted on: September 20, 2016

The Flea Markets are Back!

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Mark your calendars, Flea Markets are back at the San Juan County Fairgrounds! Two Saturdays, October 15th and December 10th 9am-Noon. From jewelry to yard tools, this is the place to find it! Got some items you’d like to sell? Booth space is just $15 wit...Read on...

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Posted on: September 7, 2016

Thank you from The Fair!

Thank you from the Fair!

Round of applause to all of us in the San Juan Islands that helped make another successful Fair!
Check out the Fair website to see some highlights and a list of the "Best of" and Special Award winners!

See the "Best of" page

Posted on: April 13, 2016

Locally Adopted SMP Documents Available

Hello Everyone,

This is a "local adoption" that will not become effective until it is adopted by the Washington State Department of Ecology. The next step in this process is submittal of the locally adopted update and supporting documentati...Read on...

Adopted Documents