2013 Annual Report

SCOG has just released its 2013 annual report!  The report highlights SCOG’s accomplishments last year, includes budget information from the past few years, and describes upcoming work in 2014.

The electronic version of the report is accessible here.  Hard copies of the report are available at SCOG offices located at 204 West Montgomery Street, Mount Vernon, 98273.

Non-Motorized Plan Open House

SCOG will be hosting an open house regarding the regional non-motorized plan from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on April 30, 2014. Input regarding existing conditions, proposed projects, and other non-motorized transportation issues is welcome.

The meeting will be held at the SCOG office at 204 W. Montgomery, Mount Vernon, WA 98273. Please contact Gabe Philips at (360) 416-6678 if you have any questions.

Posted in ACT

STP Project Selection

The Regional Transportation Planning Organization (RTPO) Policy Board selected projects to received Surface Transportation Program (STP) funding at yesterday’s meeting. The projects were selected using a competitive process and had to be able to obligate funding by July 31st, 2014 to ensure the RTPO meets its annual obligation target. The selected projects were:

  • Skagit Transit – Passenger Information System – $56,000
  • Burlington – Fairhaven Intersection Reconstruction – $86,500
  • Sedro-Woolley – Jameson Arterial Extension – $225,000
  • Concrete – Secondary Access Road – $80,000
  • Skagit County – Josh Wilson Road – $285,450

SCOG anticipates making another call for STP projects this summer to include in the 2015-2018 Regional Transportation Improvement Program, which will be adopted in October.

Posted in TPB