Retreat Replaces Everett City Council Meeting This Wednesday

January 23, 2023

Everett Government

Mayor Cassie Franklin and the Everett City Council.

This Wednesday the City Council in Everett, Washington will hold their annual retreat in lieu of their regular council meeting.

The public is invited to observe the meeting, but public input and comment will not be taken.

The annual retreat is the chance for council members to discuss how they work together, set their rules for their meetings and work out challenges to communication and operating procedures.

There has been friction between council members and at times things have been heated. The retreat is also a chance to work out conflicts so the council can accomplish its work.

Here’s the agenda for the meeting which starts at 5:30 PM Wednesday in the City Hall Chambers.
 
SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE
Please note change in meeting
THE EVERETT CITY COUNCIL WILL HOLD A COUNCIL RETREAT WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2023, BEGINNING AT 5:30PM IN THE EVERETT CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS LOCATED AT 3002 WETMORE AVENUE, EVERETT WA 98201
 
Topics to be discussed:
1) Introduction
2) Retreat Purpose and Goals
3) Roles & Responsibilities
4) Guidelines for Communication
5) Priorities
6) Procedures
a. Committees and Liaisons Structure and Assignments
b. How to Bring Initiatives Forward
c. Remote Access to Meetings
Adjourn

THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME TO ATTEND IN PERSON; HOWEVER, PUBLIC COMMENTS WILL NOT BE PART OF THE AGENDA DURING THIS RETREAT.

The meeting of January 25, 2023 at 12:30pm has been cancelled.

Please do not hesitate to contact the Council Office at 425.257.8703 if we may be of assistance.
Thank you!



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