Easter Egg Dyeing, Friday, April 18, 4 pm at the Church. Hard boiled egg and candy donations gladly accepted...outside the church starting Wednesday... [Read more]
Remembering Bob Matchett
"Bob’s life on Guemes Island was filled with bird watching, hiking, clamming, crabbing, kayaking, looking for agates and biking. He was known as a “say-yes” guy to projects involving trail blazing and noxious-weed removal..." [Read more]
Wednesday, April 16, 6 pm, Community Center, Potluck Dinner. Holiday Matchett and her family invite you to attend an evening "Remembering Bob". Bring your memories and a potluck dish to share.
Ferry Replacement Plan Survey Results
Results of LineTimes's survey on the Guemes Ferry Replacement Plan. 331 people downloaded the Ferry Replacement Plan from LineTime.org and 352 people looked at the survey. To avoid issues with some individuals completing the survey many times, we have limited responses to one per computer which in turn limits the number of potential respondents in many households. Survey results have been sent to Rachel Rowe, the Ferry Operations Manager, and to the Guemes Island Ferry Committee.[View results]
The Guemes Ferry Replacement Plan "Elliott Bay Design Group recommends that Skagit County Public Works begin replacement of the M/V GUEMES..."
Ferry Operations Public Forum Presentations
"Skagit County Public Works would like to thank everyone who attended the Ferry Operations Public Forum on March 26, 2014...The power point presentations from the meeting are now available..." [Read more]
Draft 2014 Ferry Fare Revenue Target Report
"Recommendations: Fare box revenue for 2014 is anticipated to meet and exceed the revenue target set forth in the 2014 Ferry Fare Revenue Target Report; therefore, Public Works is not recommending a general fare increase for 2014."
Ferry Tales: Gremlins
"I'm not concerned about all hell breaking loose, but that a PART of hell will break loose... it'll be much harder to detect." - George Carlin [Read more]
To celebrate and promote the artists and craftspersons of Guemes Island, we built a shop to benefit island organizations. [Made By Guemes]
Guemes Island Property Sales LAST SALE: 3.17.14