Posted on: January 18, 2018

Council Meeting Time Change

Clock showing 6:00 pm

On January 16, 2018 Council passed Resolution 1371 which changed Council meeting start times. Effective February 6, 2018, Council workshops will begin at 5:00 p.m. and regular meetings will begin at 6:00 p.m.

Council meetings are held the first and third T...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: January 17, 2018

City Council Meeting Audio

Council Audio

Citizens who are unable to attend a Snohomish City Council regular meeting, have the option of accessing audio recordings of the meetings. Audio sessions are synchronized to specific agenda items in order to provide listeners with quick access to the desi...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: January 8, 2018

Comprehensive Plan Amendment/Rezone Application Deadline is Approaching

Zoning map homepg

Have you ever wondered how to change what can and cannot be done with your property?  Development regulations—including allowed uses, dimensional standards, and other regulations—are based on a property’s land use de...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: January 2, 2018

Traffic Delays and Road/Lane Closures in 2018

Road Construction Ahead

Below is a map of the City of Snohomish 2018 Construction Projects. Please contact the project manager identified if you have any questions about a project or if there are any utility improvements or developments proposed in the area of the project. The f...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 29, 2017

Development Application Received for 1700 Seventh Street

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued today for a Preliminary Short Plat to subdivide 1.43 acres at 1700 Seventh Street into four single-family lots. Click here for more information on this new application, and other development projects in review. ...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Stay Informed About Development Projects in the City

Aquatic Center footing forms

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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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 19, 2017

Congratulations Chip Miller!

Great Job

Chip Miller, a City employee since August of 2013, has been studying for and passed the exam to become a Certified Water Distribution Manager 1.  

Applicants must meet specific experience, education, and examination requirements in order to qualif...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 8, 2017

Snow and Ice Reponse Plan

Snow Plow

Plowing and sanding will begin when snow accumulation reaches 2 inches, or sooner according to the judgment of the Public Works staff. Priority routes will be plowed first, and steep hills will be closed for safety.

The Snow and Ice Response Plan has been ...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 8, 2017

2020 Bickford Avenue Development Application Received

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued today for an Administrative (Site) Development Plan to expand an existing RV/Boat Storage facility at 2020 Bickford Avenue. For more information on this new application, and other development projects in review, visit th...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 7, 2017

Trees to be Removed for Security Concerns

Trees to be removed at Army National Guard fence

Snohomish County Fire District 4 and the Washington Army National Guard will be collaborating on the removal evergreen trees located alongside the fence between their properties. These trees were planted very close to the fence and over the years have gro...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 6, 2017

New Council Members Take Oath of Office

Council member swearing in collage

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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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: December 6, 2017

City Honors Outgoing Council Members

Dean, Tom, Michaelsmall

At the City Council Meeting on December 5, 2017, one of the Council’s actions was to formally recognize the public service of outgoing Council Members Dean Randall, Tom Hamilton, Derrick Burke and Michael Rohrscheib. Each was presented with plaques honori...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: November 29, 2017

City Welcomes New Mayor John Kartak

City attorney gives oath of office to Mayor Kartak

Following the certification of election results on Nov. 28, 2017, John Kartak has taken the oath of office and assumed the position of mayor. A ceremonial oath will also be administered at the Dec. 5 Council meeting. 

Five Councilmembers will also...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Hal Moe Ad Hoc Committee Update

Hal Moe Pool

Because of their thoughtful work and dedication to the community, the Hal Moe Ad Hoc Committee has substantially completed their conceptual master planning work for the Hal Moe building and grounds. The balance of planning will take place in community ope...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: November 29, 2017

New Trees on First Street

New Trees on First Street in front of Snohomish Bakery

If you're out and about in the downtown area today, you might notice a small change to the streetscape.  The replacement trees and shrubs have been installed in the planter strip at the bakery at First Street and Union Avenue.  The old t...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: November 20, 2017

Blackmans Lake Toxic Algae Update - Caution

Blackmans Lake Toxic Algae Caution Sign

Shoreline areas of Blackmans Lake were checked on Friday, November 17th and no evidence of algae scum was observed. The WARNING signs posted at Hill Park and Ferguson Park were downgraded to CAUTION signs. Because algae scum has been intermittently presen...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: November 7, 2017

Fall 2017 City of Snohomish Quarterly Magazine

Magazine cover - bridge over Snohomish river

The fall 2017 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 our lo...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

2018 City of Snohomish Recommended Budget Released

2018Budget

The City Manager's recommended budget for 2018 can be found at the Budget and Finance webpage.  The budget overview and department presentations will be presented to City Council at a workshop at 6:00 p.m. on October 3, 2017.  The worksh...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: November 1, 2017

Blackmans Lake Caution - Update

Warning Sign Algae

Blackmans Lake Toxic Algae WARNING Continues

Blackmans Lake is experiencing blue-green algae scum near the shorelines. The scum looks like green paint on the surface of the water near the shorelines and green clumps throughout the lake. Samples were collec...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash

Posted on: January 18, 2018

This week's City News

weekly newsletter

Catch up on City happenings, announcements and meeting information. Here of some highlights of this week's news:

  • Council Meeting Time Change
  • 1/16/2018 Council Meeting Audio
  • And more...
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City News City of Snohomish Newsletter

Posted on: January 10, 2018

SEPA DNS for Supervised Drug Injection Site Facilities Interim Regulations (City file #01-18-SEPA)

SEPA Checklist and Determination of Non-Significance for file #01-18. The City of Snohomish is proposing adoption of interim regulations to preclude the permitting and siting of supervised drug injection site facilities in the City of Snohomish until such...

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Planning Notices