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What Should A Future House In Your Everett Neighborhood Look Like?

February 12, 2020

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How much should neighborhoods in Everett, Washington change as population increases? Is the single family home a thing of the past? Growth in Everett is being pushed by the Puget Sound Regional Council, Federal and State funders and the private sector. Planners in Everett are asking for public input on where growth should occur in […]

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Everett Wants To Add 3 More Marijuana Stores

February 9, 2020

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In a proposed ordinance that the full Everett City Council will get a first look at during their Wednesday night meeting this week there is a phrase that says, “The proposed amendment to the Zoning Code provides for the best long-term interests of the Everett community.“ Likely there will be some at the public hearing […]

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Everett City Council Declares Climate Crisis

January 30, 2020

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The Everett City Council passed two resolutions Wednesday night. One, approving a climate action plan and two, a declaration of a climate crisis in Everett, Washington. The City Council announced that it found climate change poses an existential threat to public health, safety and welfare. They also declared the emergent nature of this threat requires […]

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City Council Names Everett’s Newest Park After Emma Yule

January 29, 2020

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In a unanimous vote by the Everett City Council Wednesday night (with members Murphy and Moore absent) the new park being built on the south side of the new YMCA in the 4700 block of Colby will be named Emma Yule Park. The naming of the park has been discussed since 2018. A recent groundswell […]

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Park Next To YMCA To Get Official Name Wednesday

January 27, 2020

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At their meeting on Wednesday night the City Council in Everett, Washington is set to select a name for the park being built on the south side of the YMCA at 4730 Colby Avenue. According to the council agenda there are three names under consideration. Arthur Grossman Memorial Park, Emma Yule Park or Glacier View […]

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Everett Mayor: More Police, No Homeless Students, Better Silver Lake And Fiscal Fix

January 17, 2020

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Yesterday at her State of the City 2020 address Everett, Washington Mayor Cassie Franklin outlined her vision for the city and announced four initiatives for the coming year. Here’s a summary taken from her remarks. Our vision for Everett is one of strength, security and equity, and if we work together as a community, we […]

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