OPEN SPACE TIMBER LAND TAX PROGRAM

OPEN SPACE TIMBER LAND TAX PROGRAM

I have thoroughly investigated the two most relevant Island County tax relief programs for us: the Public Benefit Rating System / Rural Stewardship Program and the Open Space Timber Land Program. And the winner is ... drum roll ... The Open Space Timber Land Program! As part of the Open Space...

DIGGING UP LOCAL WELL LOGS

DIGGING UP LOCAL WELL LOGS

Wells... important stuff on an island... relatively limited aquifers, potential for salt water intrusion near shorelines, longer recharge times. And in our case, we will need to make a decision between installing a well or hooking up to city water lines that are available on two different sides of...