San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau among four winners of Best New Idea video

Four destination marketing organizations received "Best New Idea' awards from the Destination Marketing Association of the West (DMA West).  The winners were San Juan Islands Visitors Bureau, Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory, Discover Flagstaff, and Visit Oakland. Sponsored by DMA West, the annual Best Idea Program showcases innovative projects and creative marketing strategies as submitted by DMA West members. 

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County to decide on REET Housing tax awards Tuesday October 22

San Juan County Health and Community Services is recommending the county award $600,000 from the Affordable Housing REET to two projects for a total of $600,000. The county's Housing Advisory Committee is recommending the county distribute $1.1 million to three projects. 

Four units will be added to the existing Salish Way neighborhood on Lopez Island.