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Everett Settles Out Of Court With Police Officer For $549 Thousand Dollars

April 30, 2020

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Yesterday, after a brief executive session away from the public, the Everett City Council voted to allow Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin to authorize a settlement agreement with Everett Police Officer Brett Gailey for more than half-a-million dollars to settle a workplace discrimination claim he filed against the City of Everett. The vote was five in […]

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Everett Mayor And Other Snohomish CountyMayors Ask Patience

April 24, 2020

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Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin joined in with other Mayors in Snohomish County to issue the following letter to the community Friday morning. The mayors of Snohomish County cities issued a joint letter to the community: It’s now been over a month since our communities closed down following the statewide orders to stay home, stay healthy, […]

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Everett Begins Making Major Cuts To Programs

April 22, 2020

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Editor’s Update Saturday April 25th: Received word from Everett City Council member and chair of the Budget Committee, Scott Murphy. He wanted to make sure that citizens are aware that while the cuts in the amendment that the council voted on include actions through 2021 these are just assumptions and there is nothing legally binding […]

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Larger Off-Leash Dog Park Proposed By Snohomish River In Lowell

April 20, 2020

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Public comment is open on a proposal to build a nearly one acre off-leash dog park between the railroad tracks and the Snohomish River just north of Rotary Park in the Lowell neighborhood. According to plans on file with the WA State Army Corps of Engineers the park will be fenced with wire running about […]

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Everett Launching $1,000,000.00 Small Business+Non-Profit Relief Fund

April 17, 2020

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At this week’s Everett City Council meeting Mayor Cassie Franklin announced the City was launching a relief fund with a $1,000,000.00 budget to assist small business and non-profit agencies in Everett, Washington. Applications will open at the end of the month after City Council approval. Here are a few more early details. Later this month, […]

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Everett Police Buy A Boathouse At Port Of Everett Marina

April 15, 2020

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Tonight the Everett City Council approved a proposal to spend up to $150,000.00 on a boathouse at the Port of Everett Marina. The Boathouse would be used to safely and securely store Marine 2, one of the City’s marine vessels used for both rescue and firefighting. In addition the Police dive unit needs to find […]

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