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Posted on: July 30, 2021

BURN BAN IN SAN JUAN COUNTY

BURN BAN IN SAN JUAN COUNTY

Effective 5PM Friday July 30, 2021. 

Propane bbqs remain allowed. 

NO CAMPFIRES. 

Conditions in San Juan County are such that fire danger is high and fuels are very dry. Burn ban is in effect until furthe...

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* San Juan County Press Releases *
Posted on: July 26, 2021

Playground-on-the-Green Dedication, 12 Noon, Sat, Aug 14 Eastsound Village Green

Playground on the green

The Playground-on-the-Green, the product of Orcas Island imagination, energy, and funding, and constructed by Orcas artists Chuck Greening and Zackarya Leck, will be dedicated to resident and visiting children on Saturday, August 14, 12:00 noon, at the Vi...

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* San Juan County Press Releases *
Posted on: July 16, 2021

San Juan County Department of Community Development now open to the public

SJC DCD is now open for walk in questions M-F 830am-1030am. Staff will be available from 1030am-330pm each day for appointments (*excluding 12-1pm for lunch) 

Use the new scheduling app to book an appointment.

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* San Juan County Press Releases *
Posted on: June 29, 2021

PLASTIC FREE JULY PROCLAIMED IN SAN JUAN COUNTY

Plastic Free July

The San Juan County Council, in today’s regular council meeting, approved a proclamation designating “Plastic Free July” in San Juan County. The proclamation recognizes the pressing issues around plastic waste, including the fact that plastics are the mos...

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Environmental Stewardship
Posted on: July 22, 2021

San Juan County is Collecting and Sharing Fishing Stories in Collaboration with Salmon Nation

Fish Stories of the San Juans

 San Juan County’s Environmental Stewardship Department wants to hear and share your fishing stories. We are collaborating with Salmon Nation—an organization recognizing that the fight for wild salmon is about much more than f...

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Environmental Stewardship