Tag Archives: Everett Streets Initiative

Public Update On Homelessness In Everett Tuesday Night

October 23, 2016

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The City of Everett is inviting the public to a community meeting Tuesday night to address what has been done over the last two years to address homelessness and related issues in Everett. Here’s the invitiation… Mayor Ray Stephanson and the Community Streets Initiative task force invite the community to join them for a free […]

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Everett Police Hire First-Ever Embedded Social Worker

August 26, 2015

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Progress continues on efforts by the Everett Community Streets Initiative Task Force to address problems on the city’s streets. Today Everett Police introduced their first-ever embedded social worker to the Everett City Council. Lauren Rainbow began work on August 10th and is based out of the Everett Police north precinct and reports to north administrative […]

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Another Positive Development For Everett Community Streets Initiative

July 19, 2015

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One of the recommendations of the Everett Community Street Initiative Task Force was for a place where people released from jail would be able to immediately get services and assistance before going back out onto the streets. Snohomish County just announced that the State has approved funding to remodel the Carnegie Library just west of […]

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Yakima County Jail Helping Everett Police Enforce Street Level Issues

July 17, 2015

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We told you last year about an agreement between the City of Everett and Yakima County to use the jail in Yakima to help defray costs of housing prisoners convicted of crimes in Everett. At the time the plan was to use the Yakima County jail for prisoners who were sentenced to longer terms in […]

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Update Coming Monday From Everett Community Streets Task Force

March 25, 2015

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Editor’s Update March 26th 10:45am: The City of Everett has advised the location of the meeting has been changed to the Weyerhaeuser Room at the Everett Station, 3201 Smith Avenue. The public is invited to get an update next week on progress made, and further work to do, by the Community Streets Task Force appointed […]

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Outreach – Nudge – Push To Bring Change In Area North of Everett Gospel Mission

February 26, 2015

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At the Wednesday Everett City Council Meeting Sylvia Anderson, CEO of the Everett Gospel Mission told the council about efforts to clean up the area north of the mission using an “outreach”, “nudge” and “push” tactic in dealing with the group of people who have been staying under the overpass. She mentioned the success in […]

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