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What’s On The Ballot For Everett, Washington Voters?

October 18, 2018

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Today the Snohomish County Auditor started mailing out ballots for the General Election. As a reminder MyEverettNews.com accepts political ads but does not endorse candidates or take positions on issues. We have provided links to the voter’s guide for the races listed here and also have provided a link to the Snohomish County Auditor’s Voter […]

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Council Sends Plastic Bag Ban To General Government Committee For More Study

October 18, 2018

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The Everett City Council decided Wednesday night to send a proposed ordinance eliminating single use plastic bags within the Everett City limits to the general government subcommittee for further refinement and a plan of implementation. Council members spoke in favor of the ordinance but indicated they wanted to make sure that they were providing enough […]

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Water Main Break On Grand Avenue

October 17, 2018

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An early morning water main break has affected some homes in the north end of Everett. Here’s more from the city. Public Works crews this morning are repairing a water main line on the 1600 block of Grand Avenue, after a break left at 9 homes without water service. The 1949, 6-inch cast iron water […]

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Everett City Council To Consider Ban On Plastic Carry-out Bags

October 16, 2018

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On Wednesday night the Everett City Council will get a briefing and first reading on an ordinance designed to limit the use of plastic carry out bags at stores in Everett, Washington. It’s not really an outright ban on all plastic bags as there are many exceptions including plastic bags for meat, produce, bulk items […]

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Everett Parks Might Become Day Use Only

October 15, 2018

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Parks in Everett, Washington may close when the sun goes down. Instead of closing at a specific time, the Everett Parks Department is asking the Everett City Council to change closing times at the city’s parks to dusk. Currently parks in Everett are open from 6:00 AM to 10:00 PM April 1st to October 31st […]

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Parking Fines May Double In Everett, Washington

October 11, 2018

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On Wednesday night the Everett City Council got their first look at a proposed ordinance that would double the fine for many common parking infractions. Here is a look at what is being proposed. Over time limit – Currently $20.00, Proposed $40.00 Unauthorized alley parking – Currently $20.00, Proposed $40.00 All other violations – (excluding […]

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