The Orcas Island Transfer station is open but charges are being determined using the per-can or volume-based system instead of weight. The scale was affected by Thursday night's thunderstorm. Repair services are scheduled for Saturday, July 14.
The final phase of the Mount Baker Road and Trail improvement projects on Orcas Island has been rescheduled to go to bid Fall 2012, with construction taking place Spring 2013.
The project includes road safety improvements, wetland restoration and construction of a pedestrian trail.
(Public Works Dept release) San Juan County Public Works Department will host an Informational field walk from 1 pm to 5 pm Thursday, May 3, 2012 on the Land Bank’s Stonebridge Preserve which will be affected by the Mount Baker Road and Trail Improvement projects.