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Posted on: August 17, 2018

August 21, 2018 Budget Workshop


The process for setting the 2019-2020 Budget begins with a Council workshop on Tuesday, August 21 at 5:00 p.m.

There are many opportunities for the public to participate in the process before the Council adopts the budget in November. Here is the complete budget calendar:

2019-2020 Budget Process Important Dates

The Mayor develops a recommended budget based on polic...

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Posted on: August 18, 2018

Hotel/Motel Grant Applications Being Accepted

Snohomish Motorcycle Show ABATE

The City of Snohomish is accepting Request for Funding (Requests) from non-profit agencies and groups actively engaged in the promotion and enhancement of tourism in the City of Snohomish during the calendar year 2019.

Activities considered eligible for assistance include, but are not limited to, those that increase tourism by promoting and distributing information for the purpose of attracting and welcoming visitors; operation of a tourism promotion agency, and the mar...

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Hotel/Motel Grant Application City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: August 17, 2018

Second Street Town Hall Meeting

Second Street Image

Please join us for the third Town Hall gathering for the Second Street Corridor Project.

When: Thursday, August 23, 2018, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Where: Snohomish Boys and Girls Club, 402 Second Street, Snohomish

Town Hall Flyer

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: August 14, 2018

Summer 2018 City of Snohomish Quarterly Magazine

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The Summer 2018 Quarterly Magazine has been mailed out and is also available online.

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 local businesses and Philips Publishing. So please support your local busin...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Applicants Sought for the Snohomish Design Review Board


Applications are due to the City Clerk by 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at City Hall, 116 Union Avenue in Snohomish.

The Design Review Board member term runs for four years. The Board considers and reviews applications for rehabilitation and restoration of historic structures, as well as applications for new development, to encourage better design and site planning. The...

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Posted on: August 14, 2018

WSDOT Paving US 2: 1-5 Interchange to Bickford Avenue

US 2 Trestle - Photo Credit: Andy Bronson / The Herald

At this time, all lanes of westbound US 2 between State Route 9 and I-5 will be closed from 7 p.m. Friday, August 17, to 4 a.m. Monday, August 20.

Weather allowing, crews will work on the west end of the Hewitt Avenue trestle. Travelers must detour onto SR 9 with options to go northbound on a 10-mile route to SR 528 in Marysville or southbound on a 12-mile route to SR 96 in Mill Creek.  


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Posted on: August 2, 2018

CAUTION: Blackmans Lake Toxic Algae

Blackmans Lake Algea

Blackmans Lake is experiencing a blue-green algae bloom.

The bloom looks like blue-green clumps of algae near the surface of the water, and is particularly concentrated near the shorelines. Samples were collected on Wednesday, August 1st on the west shoreline by Snohomish County Surface Water Staff. Samples wer...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: July 27, 2018

Upcoming Traffic Delays and Road/Lane Closures

Road Construction Ahead

Expect traffic delays and road/lane closures due to construction projects inside the City’s limits.

Below is a map of the current City of Snohomish 2018 Construction Projects. The following roads will be paved in the upcoming months of 2018:

  • Fourth Street between Avenue E and Maple Avenue (late August, 2018)
  • Cypress Avenue, east of Pine Avenue (late Fall,...
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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: July 18, 2018

Summer Yard Watering Calendar


In a continued effort to conserve water, the City offers a summer yard watering calendar for residents.

2018 Summer Watering Calendar

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: August 15, 2018

This Week's City News

weekly newsletter

Catch up on City happenings, announcements, and meeting information.

Here are some highlights of this week's news:

  • Tonight's Park and Recreation Board Meeting at Averill Field (Former Hal Moe Pool Site)
  • Friday, August 17 is Teen Movie Night!
  • Blackmans Lake Toxic Algae
  • and more....
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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Portable Above Ground Swimming Pools

Swimming Pool

With the warmer weather upon us, City Hall has received increased calls from citizens asking about placing temporary aboveground swimming pools on a single-family residential lot and when a building permit is required.

For single-family residential uses a permit is not required for pools where the water capacity does not exceed 5,000 gallons and the pool is located entirely aboveground. Materials used in these types of pools range from hard molded plastic to flexible or...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 20, 2018

New Snohomish City Hall and Police Department Hours

New Hours Sign

Customer Service Hours Are Changing to Provide Better Service

Beginning Monday, July 2, Snohomish City Hall and Police Station will change hours of operation to 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday to improve service to our customers. 

Staff recommended the change to Council after noticing on some mo...

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