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Mount Vernon to break ground on $53M Library Commons

Multiuse building the second-largest public project in Skagit County history

A digital graphic of the finished Library Commons to showcase how it will look in a 3D space.
Mount Vernon will break ground this month on the Library Commons, a multiuse public building that will include a new space for the city's library and a three-level parking garage. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for Sept. 17. (Graphic courtesy of City of Mount Vernon)
By Ralph Schwartz Staff Reporter
Envisioned more than a decade ago as a parking garage that would help downtown Mount Vernon grow, th

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