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Posted on: April 16, 2018

Reminder - Property taxes due April 30

San Juan County Treasurer, Rhonda Pederson would like to remind county property owners that the first installment of property taxes and personal property taxes are due April 30. 

Property tax payments must be federally post marked by April 30, or ...

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* San Juan County News *
Posted on: April 2, 2018

Request For Proposals To Receive San Juan County Council's Historical Preservation Funds

The San Juan County Council has discretionary funds, generated by recording fees intended to promote historical preservation or historical programs, which may include preservation of historic documents. The Council is currently seeking proposals for proje...

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2018 Historical Preservation - RFP and Application * San Juan County News *
Posted on: February 13, 2018

San Juan Islands Visitor Study *UPDATE*

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Local, state, and federal agencies that manage lands or recreation facilities in the San Juan Islands sponsored a study in 2017 to collect better information about use, impacts, visitors, and preferences for management. The study addresses several questio...

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* San Juan County News *
Posted on: January 22, 2018

2018 Tax Roll Completion

In accordance with RCW 84.56.020, I, Rhonda Pederson, San Juan County Treasurer, am providing notification that the 2018 tax roll has been completed.  All real and personal property taxes and assessments are due and payable to the San Juan County...

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* San Juan County News *
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Getting Ready to Build? Request a Critical Area Review!

If you are contemplating land development such as installation of a well, septic system or driveway, demolition or construction of a building including expansion or exterior remodeling, or shoreline tree removal, please submit a request for a Critical Are...

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Additional Info... * San Juan County News *
Posted on: December 1, 2017

Natural Resource Lands Data Indicators, AVAILABLE NOW!

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Check out the new Natural Resource Lands economic data indicators available on the Dept. of Community Development page here: http://www.sanjuanco.com/1360/Natural-Resource-Lands

This page includes interactive charts and graphs to help you explore the infor...

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Click Here for the Data Dashboard * San Juan County News *
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Comprehensive Plan Comment Tool, LIVE NOW!

Public Comment Tool

Now is the time to get your comments in on San Juan County's Comprehensive Plan Update!  After the Pop-Up Studios and Community Workshops last week we know there are plenty of comments out there and would love to gather even more of them. &nb...

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Comprehensive Plan Public Comment Tool * San Juan County News *
Posted on: August 10, 2017

2036 Comprehensive Plan Update documents available for review

The preliminary drafts of the Housing Needs Assessment and the Capital Facilities and Utilities Inventories for the 2036 Comprehensive Plan update have been released for preliminary review. These documents are posted on the County website: http://sanjuanc...

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Comprehensive Plan Draft Documents * San Juan County News *

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Vision Update Briefings

There will be three briefings regarding the Vision amendment process in the month of April.The dates of the briefings are:

April 9, 2018 - Dept. of Community Development (DCD) staff will brief County Council on the work Planning Commission has undertaken s...

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Additional Info... Community Development
Posted on: February 16, 2018

Plan Ahead for Permitting

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Critical Area and Cultural Resource Assessments, and pre-applications are available at the Department of Community Development (DCD) at no cost to applicants. Having this done prior to making application for a permit saves time in submission and review pr...

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Forms available here . . . Community Development
Posted on: January 10, 2018

Getting Ready to Build? Request a Critical Area Review!

If you are contemplating land development such as installation of a well, septic system or driveway, demolition or construction of a building including expansion or exterior remodeling, or shoreline tree removal, please submit a request for a Critical Are...

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Additional Info... Community Development
Posted on: December 1, 2017

Natural Resource Lands Data Indicators, AVAILABLE NOW!

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Check out the new Natural Resource Lands economic data indicators available on the Dept. of Community Development page here: http://www.sanjuanco.com/1360/Natural-Resource-Lands

This page includes interactive charts and graphs to help you explore the infor...

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Click Here for the Data Dashboard Community Development
Posted on: October 26, 2017

Land Capacity Analysis Methodology Story Map Available Now!

What is the Story Map about?

The Department of Community Development is in the process of developing a Land Capacity Analysis (LCA) Methodology.  A story map walking through the methodology is available here.  This map walks through the s...

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Check out the Story Map here! Community Development
Posted on: October 11, 2017

Comprehensive Plan Comment Tool, LIVE NOW!

Public Comment Tool

Now is the time to get your comments in on San Juan County's Comprehensive Plan Update!  After the Pop-Up Studios and Community Workshops last week we know there are plenty of comments out there and would love to gather even more of them. &nb...

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Comprehensive Plan Public Comment Tool Community Development
Posted on: August 31, 2017

2036 Comprehensive Plan Update documents available for review

The preliminary drafts of the Housing Needs Assessment and the Capital Facilities and Utilities Inventories for the 2036 Comprehensive Plan update have been released for preliminary review. These documents are posted on the County website: http://sanjuanc...

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Comprehensive Plan Draft Documents Community Development
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Preliminary Draft Housing Needs Assessment Available For Review

The preliminary draft of the Housing Needs Assessment is available for public review and comment.  This is the first step in amending Element 5 Housing and Appendix 5 Housing Needs Assessment of the Comprehensive Plan.  A preliminary rev...

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Additional Info... Community Development
Posted on: August 8, 2017

County Council Adopts 2036 Population Projection

County Council signed Resolution 27 - 2017 adopting a 2036 permanent population as the basis of the Comprehensive Plan update.  A County population of 19, 243 in 2036 is consistent with the range of population figures provided by the OFM and is c...

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Additional Info... Community Development

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Posted on: April 3, 2018

Kidde Smoke Detector Recall

Kidde Recalls Dual Sensor Smoke Alarm Due to Potential Safety Risk 

 

Recall Summary

Brand Name, Model of Affected Product: Kidde Dual Sensor (Photoelectric and Ionization) Smoke Alarms – Models PI2010 and PI9010

Hazard: A yellow protective ca...

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Kidde Recall Website Fire Marshal
Posted on: November 28, 2017

Fire Extinguisher Recall

38 million fire extinguishers recalled

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall of more than 40 million Kidde disposable fire extinguishers sold in the U.S. due to nozzle malfunction. The extinguishers may not work during a fire emerg...

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Additional Info... Fire Marshal

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Booking Fair Entertainment!

2017 Fair - Stormy Hildreth of Orcas Island -Ashley King Photo

The 2018 San Juan County Fair is sure to be "Rockin'" this year! Each year the Fair hosts various acts from local to regional (Pacific Northwest) and this year is no exception, however, performance slots are filling up fast! Have you ever wanted...

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APPLY TODAY! Parks Recreation and Fair
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Odlin Park Camp Host Wanted!

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San Juan County Parks is looking for a part time seasonal camp host (with a small trailer or RV) to be a presence in beautiful Odlin County Park on Lopez Island to assist the public and park staff.

Position Details include:

Park hosting experience and publi...

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Additional Info... Parks Recreation and Fair
Posted on: April 2, 2018

2018 San Juan County Fair Poster is here!

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The San Juan County Fair is excited to announce the collaborative creation of Grace Brown and Kristine Brown of San Juan Island. Their interpretation of the 2018 theme "Rockin' the Salish Sea" was chosen by the Fair Board as the 2018 Poster! Rea...

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See more Fair posters... Parks Recreation and Fair
Posted on: March 8, 2018

San Juan County Fair calls for local performer applications!

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San Juan County Fair calls for local performer applications! 

Calling all performers for the 2018 San Juan County Fair, applications are being accepted. Performers from the San Juan Islands and surrounding areas are encouraged to apply.

The 2018 Sa...

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Application Info... Parks Recreation and Fair
Posted on: March 5, 2018

Fair Entertainment and Program Sponsorship Opportunities

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Have you ever wondered about alternative ways to support the Fair? Maybe you would have liked to volunteer but have never had the time.  Consider supporting the Fair by becoming a sponsor! If you consider sponsoring, your support earns you Fair s...

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Sponsorship Info... Parks Recreation and Fair
Posted on: February 27, 2018

2018 Drive-In Movies at the Fairgrounds

Drive-Ins 2018

The 2018 line-up is here! Three drive-in movies are scheduled at the San Juan County Fairgrounds, mark your calendars!Friday May 18th - The Neverending StoryFriday June 15th - The Creature from the Black LagoonFriday July 13th - Grease

Plan an outing with ...

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Additional Info... Parks Recreation and Fair
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Accepting Fair Vendors for 2018 San Juan County Fair!

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Have you or your business ever considered participating in the San Juan County Fair? Reach residents from all over San Juan County and tourists at the largest event in the County---become a vendor!

If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please conside...

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APPLY TODAY Parks Recreation and Fair

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