Downtown Gateway Planning Workshop

The Downtown Anacortes Alliance hosted a Planning Workshop with local volunteers and statewide experts.  We are focused on 3 goals: Create a gateway for Anacortes that is inviting Make the transition from car-first to pedestrian-first space Celebrate Anacortes's marine character and deep commitment to the arts And we are planning 2 projects: Refurbish the welcome arch including paint … Continue reading Downtown Gateway Planning Workshop

Commercial Building Inventory

On October 22, 2022, we completed our first volunteer-led Building Inventory focused on the buildings on Commercial Ave in Downtown. A group of 12 volunteers reviewed each building on commercial (and some prominent buildings off of commercial) to assess the state of design, maintenance, accessibility, and pedestrian friendliness. We will use this inventory to: Identify … Continue reading Commercial Building Inventory