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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Expect Traffic Delays

expect delays signs

On Sunday, April 22, there are multiple events in the City that may affect traffic.

One event is the SAC Triathlon.  At 8:00 a.m. (participants start arriving at 6:30 a.m.) the swim portion of the Triathlon starts at the Snohomish Aquatic Center (SAC). Participants then bike through historic Snohomish passing under Hwy 9 into th...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Reminder of City Parks and Trails Clean-up Volunteer Event

City Trail Clean-up

The annual City Parks and Trails Clean-up Volunteer Event is tomorrow, Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Last year, over 450 volunteers helped spruce up City parks, trails, and facilities in town. Join us for this fun, family-friendly event!Day of event registration will be held at the Hal Moe Pool parking lot at 9:00 a.m. Look for the pop-up tent in the gra...

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Posted on: April 19, 2018

New Unit Lot Subdivision Submittal Checklist

application forms

The Planning & Development Services Department has created a new submittal checklist for Unit Lot Subdivision applications. View the new checklist.

Pursuant to Snohomish Municipal Code section 14.20.060(D), the Planning and Development Services Departm...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

Urgent Notice to Utility Customers

Attention!

The City has become aware that some utility customers may be unknowingly using the payment service DOXO to pay their utility bills.

The City of Snohomish has no affiliation with DOXO. We do not recommend that City of Snohomish utility customers use unaffiliated, third party payment sites for their bill payment. Not only will you potentially be charged a service fee, which the City doe...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

City Council Meeting Audio

Council Audio

Citizens who are unable to attend last night's Snohomish City Council regular meeting have the option of accessing the audio recording.

Audio sessions are synchronized to specific agenda items in order to provide listeners with quick access to the desired item. The audio is published online the morning following the regular meetings. Audio recordings can be heard by going to the City's Ag...

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Earth Day 2018

Earth Day

Together, we can reduce, refuse, reuse, recycle + remove plastic.

Earth Day is April 22, 2018. This year's focus is to fundamentally change human attitude and behavior about plastics and to bring about a significant reduction in plastic pollution. For more information, go to the Earth Day 2018 website.

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Posted on: April 17, 2018

Notice of Trail Closure

Aquatic Center Interurban Trail

A section of the Interurban Trail is closed at this time.

Due to heavy rainfall over the past few days, the section of trail behind the Snohomish Aquatic Center is experiencing minor flooding. The trail will remain closed until water levels recede.

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Hal Moe Demolition Project Update

Boys and Girls Club Play Area

We are making way for new parkland!

As a safety measure during the Hal Moe Building removal, the Tillicum Kiwanis Playground at Averill Field will be closed temporarily from approximately April 24 to June 1, 2018. We apologize for any inconvenience

Nearby playgrounds are available...

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Carnegie Project Meeting April 24

Carnegie Project Conceptual Site Plan

Attend a town hall meeting to see the latest plans for the Snohomish Carnegie Library building.

Architects will present preliminary plans for repurposing the 1910 Carnegie building at a town hall meeting from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 24 at the Snohomish Senior Center, 506 Fourth Street.

Based on past public outreach efforts and City Council dire...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Stay Informed About Development Projects in the City

Aquatic Center grading

See what has been submitted recently, and look at development applications currently in review.

Development projects on vacant land and larger redevelopment projects typically require a land use decision with a public comment period before the applicant can break ground to start construction activities.  To find out which land use applicati...

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Posted on: March 28, 2018

Sweetwater Landing Development Application Received

Notice of New Development Application

A new development application has been received for 2019 Weaver Road.

A Notice of Application was issued today for a Preliminary Plat to subdivide 4.9 acres at 2019 Weaver Road into 17 single-family lots as a Planned Residential Development. For more information on this new application, and other development projects in rev...

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

City Welcomes New Community Outreach Officer

Community Outreach Officer Deputy Niebusch

Mayor Kartak announces Deputy Niebusch as the City’s first Community Outreach Officer.

Hello City of Snohomish Residents,

What an honor it is to announce the selection of Deputy Niebusch as our City’s first Community Outreach Officer. This is a new position created after discussions between Police Chief Keith Rogers, City Administr...

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Posted on: March 29, 2018

Tree Cutting and Future Burn at Former Mill Site

levee tree cutting

The Marshland Flood Control District is cutting trees to protect their levee at the location of the former Seattle-Snohomish Mill, 9525 Airport Way, Snohomish.

Per U.S. Army Corps of Engineer standards, which discourages allowing trees to grow on levees, the District had a forester look at the trees on their levee on the mill site who prepared a report for their removal. The District then ran that by the County,...

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Posted on: March 13, 2018

Restrooms Are Open!

Park Restrooms Are Now Open

City park restrooms are now open.

As of yesterday, March 12, all City park restrooms are open.

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

New Application for Senior Housing Project

Notice of New Development Application

The City has received an application for a new senior multi-family housing development on Weaver Road.

The City has received an application for a new senior multi-family housing development on Weaver Road.  The applicant is proposing 100 units, located in a single, five-story building with a basement.  Parking for 121 vehicles is proposed...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Solid Waste Rate Increase Public Notice

Garbage carts in neighborhood

Effective April 1, 2018, the rate for Republic Services' collection of garbage, recycling, and organics in the City of Snohomish will increase approximately 2.7%.

Effective April 1, 2018, the rate for Republic Services' collection of garbage, recycling, and organics in the City of Snohomish will increase approximately 2.7%. This increase covers normal inflationary operation cost experienced in the provision of serv...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Bigger is Better

New land use signs

The Planning Department has new, larger land use notice signs, to help spread the word about proposed development in Snohomish.

Bigger is not always better.  However, there is no doubt the City’s new – and bigger – land use notice signs are better.  The Planning & Development Services Department is very excited to start using the...

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Posted on: February 13, 2018

2017 Transportation Benefit District Annual Report

1st Street Overlay

In 2017, the City paved sections of First Street and Lincoln Avenue with funds from the Transportation Benefit District (TBD) and the State Transportation Improvement Board (TIB) Pavement Preservation Grant Program.

In 2017, the City paved sections of First Street and Lincoln Avenue with funds from the Transportation Benefit District (TBD) and the State Transportation Improvement Board (TIB) Pavement Preservation Grant Program. This is an ongoing program of annual st...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Letter from Mayor Kartak

Steve Schuller

Please read Mayor Kartak's letter to Council announcing Mr. Schuller as his choice for the position of Snohomish City Administrator.

Subject: I have appointed Steve Schuller as Snohomish City Administrator

Snohomish City Council,

It’s a real pleasure to announce the appointment of Mr. Steve Schuller as my choice for the position of Snohomish City Administrator.

I want to first t...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

The Winter 2018 Issue of the Quarterly City Magazine is Here

Winter 2018 Quarterly Magazine Cover

The winter issue of the City of Snohomish quarterly magazine has been mailed out. The purpose of the magazine is to better engage and inform you regarding your city services.

The winter issue of the City of Snohomish quarterly magazine is here! The purpose of the magazine is to better engage and inform you regarding your city services. The costs of production are paid for through advertising over time by working with local bus...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

Planning and Development Services Department Hours

Planning Counter

The Planning and Development Department Services' front counter is closed on Fridays, however staff is available by appointment.

As a reminder, the Planning & Development Services Department front counter is open Monday through Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. On Fridays, the front counter is closed, however staff is available to the public by appointment.  Appointment...

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Posted on: January 31, 2018

There's a Faster Way!

Slow Snail - Save Time

Save time and postage by paying your utility bill online using a debit/credit card or bank account via e-check.

Save time and postage by paying your utility bill online using a debit/credit card or bank account via e-check. There is NO FEE to the customer to utilize this convenient service. To pay your bill online please have your billing account number (including ...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Development Application Received for 1008 Maple Avenue

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued today for Site Development Plan to construct a 6-unit multifamily development at 1008 Maple Avenue.

A Notice of Application was issued today for Site Development Plan to construct a 6-unit multifamily development at 1008 Maple Avenue. For more information on this new application, and other development projects in review, visit the development projects p...

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Posted on: December 6, 2017

New Council Members Take Oath of Office

Council member swearing in collage

City administers oath to incoming Council members Jason Sanders, Tom Merrill, Larry Countryman, Linda Redmon, and Steve Dana.

Incoming council members Jason Sanders, Tom Merrill, Larry Countryman, Linda Redmon, and Steve Dana were sworn in by City attorney Grant Weed at the December 5, 2017 Council Meeting. Council members Merrill,  Countryman,  Redmon, and &am...

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