Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Everett Drops Plastic Bag Ban, Bus Fares, Late Fees On Utilities

March 25, 2020

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In an Everett City Council meeting held with all of the council members in remote locations, three emergency ordinances were presented by the City administration and approved by council members. Here’s the rundown. Everett City Council today approved three emergency actions to help mitigate the health, safety and financial impacts of COVID-19: 1). A civil […]

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An Everett Firefighter’s Perspective On Responding To Coronavirus Calls

March 21, 2020

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The Everett Fire Department posted this on their Facebook page Saturday evening. We know many readers don’t subscribe to that feed so when we come across something the department posts on social media we like to pass it along and this is both timely and informative. Responding to the Coronavirus Outbreak: A Firefighter’s Perspective by […]

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Snohomish Health Issues Stricter Orders For Social Distancing

March 17, 2020

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Tuesday evening the Snohomish Health District issued the following enhanced guidelines for dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. Dr. Chris Spitters, health officer for the Snohomish Health District, issued a local Health Officer Order for Snohomish County today that parallels Governor Jay Inslee’s proclamations on March 16, 2020. The new order prohibits all events or public […]

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City Of Everett Announces More Covid-19 Closures

March 13, 2020

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Today the City of Everett announced more closures in light of the Covid-19 outbreak. Here is what was revealed. To help slow the spread of COVID-19 in the community and minimize its potential exposure to vulnerable demographics, the City of Everett announced additional facility closures, service changes and cancelled/postponed events and programs. New City facility […]

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Latest Health District Updates Include Schools Closing Until April 24th

March 12, 2020

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Things in Everett and Snohomish County are changing quickly. Here is a great update from Snohomish Health District that addresses the most recent developments. The situation around the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is continuing to change quickly. New measures have been put into place to help slow the transmission of this disease, and we know […]

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New Public Gathering Restrictions In Everett And Statewide Due To Coronavirus

March 11, 2020

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Here’s the latest update from the Snohomish Health District following new restrictions designed to contain the spread of Coronavirus. Today, Governor Jay Inslee ordered the prohibition of gatherings of more than 250 people in Snohomish, King and Pierce Counties. In addition, Dr. Chris Spitters, Health Officer for the Snohomish Health District, issued a parallel local […]

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