Community Updates & Alerts
NOVEMBER COMMUNITY UPDATE MEETING
Swinomish members, please join us TUESDAY, NOV. 22 at 6 P.M. via Zoom. Topics include: PORT AUTHORITY and ELDER SERVICES
You can register here!
A Zoom invitation will be emailed to you prior to the meeting time. Registration closes Monday, Nov. 21, 5 p.m.
SWINOMISH HOMEOWNER ASSISTANCE FUND
The Swinomish Homeowner Assistance Fund program is now active and able to assist low-income homeowners who are delinquent in mortgage payments, utilities, and other home expenses due to the coronavirus pandemic.
SWINOMISH VACCINATION INCENTIVE
>>> ONLINE APPLICATION FOR TRIBAL MEMBERS
Applications for the $100 booster shot incentive will be accepted through December 21, 2022. Applications for the $400 full vaccination incentive are no longer accepted as of November 18, 2021.
RECREATIONAL BEACHES BACTERIA MONITORING
November 5, 2022 – All six monitored beaches are OPEN for water contact activity as of 11/5/2022. Next sampling is scheduled for December 2022.
- Snee-Oosh Beach: SAFE
- Lone Tree Point: SAFE
- Swinomish Channel at the fishing docks: SAFE
- The Flats: SAFE
- Martha's Bay Beach: SAFE
- Hole-in-the-Wall Beach: SAFE
Swinomish Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) conducts weekly bacterial monitoring of six swimming beaches during summer (June – August) and monitors monthly throughout the rest of the year.
SHELLFISH PSP MONITORING AT LONE TREE POINT
September 6, 2022 – NO TRACE DETECTED in butter clam sample