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State funds flow to Skagit County

The $720,000 appropriated for a new La Conner library in Washington’s 2019 capital budget is the fourth largest allocation of 14 Skagit County District 10 projects totaling $12.55 million. Other nearby projects include $545,000 for Camp Korey for its youth recreational facilities and $22,000 for Skagit City School rehabilitation, managed by the Skagit County Historical Museum.

Many Skagit County projects are environmental and for salmon restoration, including habitat recovery. The largest appropriation is $7,682,000 for the Samish Hatchery intakes. That is over 25 percent of the 10th District...


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