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Notice is hereby given by Skagit 911, that sealed bids will be received until 3:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time, Thursday, August 22nd 2019 at the Skagit 911 Administrative Office located at 2911 East College Way, Suite A, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, at which time all proposals will be publicly opened and read aloud for the following project:
10’ X 20’ Communications Shelter
Information, plans, specifications, and addenda for this project can be downloaded here: Click Here to Download the Document
Skagit 911 is an Emergency Communications Center. When you call 9-1-1 in Skagit County, you reach employees of Skagit 911. From there, Dispatchers/Call-Takers take the information you provide them and advise the appropriate law, fire, or EMS department(s). Skagit 911 provides radio dispatching for all Law Enforcement Agencies, all Fire Departments, all Emergency Medical Services in Skagit County, and even North Cascades National Parks Service.
In addition, Skagit 911's mission is to provide the most efficient means of dispatching emergency response units throughout Skagit County to better serve the citizens and protect life and property: “Respect, Protection and Safety for all in our community”.
Please be advised that the Skagit 911 Board of Directors will be attending an APCO International Functional Study Kick-Off meeting on Monday, July 8, 2019, at 10:00 a.m., or shortly thereafter. The purpose of the meeting is to begin an evaluation process for the purpose of Skagit 911 strategic planning.
The meeting will take place at 2911 E College Way, in the EMS Training Room in Mount Vernon.
Should you have any questions, please contact Krista Skonord, Executive Assistant, at (360)428-3200.
For the topic points for the upcoming meeting, please select the link below:
Please be advised that the Skagit 911 Board of Directors' regular meeting will be held at 1pm on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at the Skagit County Comissioner's Office's Hearing Room.
For the agenda, please select the link below:
Please join Skagit 911 and other public safety agencies for SAFETY and PREPAREDNESS DAY on August 7th (10am to 4pm) at the 2019 Skagit County Fair located at the Skagit County Fairgrounds in Mount Vernon!! There will be exciting prizes, fun activities, and the best part - lots of information on how to keep you and your family safe and prepared!
For more information about the 2019 Skagit County Fair, go to: https://www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/Fair
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