Archive | September, 2019

Smoke Alarms Warn Of Everett Apartment Fire

September 26, 2019

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One person was transported to an Everett hospital for observation after smoke alarms warned residents of a possible fire in a unit at an apartment on Rockefeller Avenue early this morning. About 3:15 AM a resident called 911 reporting the smoke alarm going off and seeing smoke in a neighbor’s unit. The person in the […]

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Everett Fire Wins SAFER Grant To Add Staff At Everett’s Busiest Firehouse

September 25, 2019

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Back in June we featured Congressman Rick Larsen’s visit to Everett Fire Station 6 in south Everett to learn firsthand about the various calls that make that station the busiest in the city by annual call volume. Tuesday the City of Everett, Washington announced the Everett Fire Department had successfully won the grant which will […]

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Timeline Set For Grand Avenue Park Bridge Setting Wednesday

September 24, 2019

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Here is the schedule from the City of Everett for the final move of the Grand Avenue Park Bridge Final install sequence – Wednesday, September 25, 2019 6 am. Trains stop, Contractor begins setting plates and dunnage on BNSF Right-of-way 8 am. Anticipated roll time of the bridge  Bridge will come down on two […]

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One Week Until Everett Plastic Bag Law Goes Into Effect

September 24, 2019

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Just a reminder that in a week most stores in Everett, Washington will stop carrying plastic shopping bags. Here’s another reminder from the City of Everett about the new rules. New carryout bag guidelines take effect Sept. 30 for Everett’s reusable bag ordinance. The ordinance, approved by the Everett City Council on Dec. 5, 2018, […]

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Lift This Week

September 23, 2019

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The lift and rotation of the Grand Avenue Park is getting closer and will happen this week. Here is the latest update from the City of Everett. We are a go for lift off! On Saturday afternoon, Sept.21, the contractor used the four large lifting towers to raise the bridge just high enough to get […]

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BBQ Grill Likely Cause Of Everett House Fire

September 22, 2019

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An issue with a gas BBQ grill may be behind the cause of a house fire that did significant damage to a home in the 2700 block of Maple Street in north Everett Sunday afternoon. No one was injured but there was a fair amount of smoke and water damage and two residents were displaced. […]

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