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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Congratulations!

Great Job

Chip Miller with the City's Water Department recently received his Cross Connection Control Specialist Certification from the Washington State Department of Health.  

Applicants must meet specific experience, education, and examination requirement...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 13, 2018

WSDOT Fish Passage Project - Road Closures

Road Construction Ahead

State Route 92 at North Machias Road will be closed this upcoming weekend and for 13 days starting July 6.

Closure Schedule (not weather dependent)

  • 9:00 p.m. Friday, June 15 to 6:00 a.m. Monday June 18 (this weekend's closure)
  • 8:00 p.m. Friday, July 6 to 2:00 Thursday, July 19 (13-day closure)

This project will improve the route and expand habitat access...

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Fish Passage Project Webpage City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 9, 2018

Upcoming Park and Recreation Board Meeting

Ferguson Park Playground

All are welcome to join the City's Park and Recreation Board at their meeting held at Ferguson Park on June 27th.

Where: Ferguson Park, 1330 Ferguson Park Road, Snohomish, WA 98290

When: June 27, 2018 at 6:00 p.m.

What: Join the Snohomish Park and Recreation Board during their monthly meeting to discuss Ferguson Park. 

  • How do you use the park?...
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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Planning and Permitting Department Will be Open

For Your Information

The front counter closure previously scheduled for Monday June 18 to Wednesday June 20 has been cancelled. The Planning and Permitting Department will be open their regular hours, Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (Fridays are by appointment ...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 12, 2018

211 15th Street Preliminary Short Plat Application Received

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued this week for the Darr Preliminary Short Plat to subdivide a .44-acre site at 211 15th Street into two lots for single family use.

For more information on this new application, and other development projects in review, visit the Development Projects Currently Under Review webpage.

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 6, 2018

Shoreline Master Plan Now in Effect

Hill Park - Blackmans Lake

June 4th marked the end of what turned out to be an 8-year update process for the City’s Shoreline Master Program (SMP).

The final step of the process was achieved when the City received a final approval letter from the Washington State Department of Ecology on May 21, 2018 that set the June 4, 2018 effective date. 

The SMP is a comprehensive document that includes ...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 6, 2018

City Council Meeting Audio

Council Audio

Citizens who were unable to attend the June 6, 2018 City of Snohomish regular Council 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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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Potential Dirty Water in Area of Park and 22nd Street

dirty Water

Due to a house fire early this morning, some residents may experience brown or cloudy water.

This happens when naturally occurring sediment that settles on the bottom of water distribution pipe is disturbed or when excessive air is introduced to the system.

The sediments that cause brown or “dirty” water mostly include iron and...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 23, 2018

Three New Submittal Checklists

application forms

The City of Snohomish Planning & Development Services Department has created new submittal checklists for three applications: 

Pursuant to Snohomish Municipal Code section ...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 23, 2018

109 Seventh Street Development Application Received

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued today for the Harvey Triplex Site Development Plan to construct a triplex at 109 Seventh Street.

For more information on this new application, and other development projects in review, visit the City's Development Projects Currently Under Review webpage.

 

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 22, 2018

Upcoming Centennial Trail Repairs

For Your Information

The Snohomish County Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism will be completing pavement repairs on the Centennial Trail beginning approximately June 1 to June 30 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Repairs start at the Maple Avenue an...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 22, 2018

The City Would Like to Hear From You!

Second Street Pedestrian

The City of Snohomish plans to improve Second Street between State Route 9 and Lincoln Avenue in downtown Snohomish and needs your help! The purpose of the project is to improve the safety and appearance of the street for people walking, bicycling, drivin...

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Second Street Survey City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 7, 2018

Spring 2018 City of Snohomish Quarterly Magazine

Snohomish Quarterly Spring 2018 Cover Photo

The Spring 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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Spring 2018 City Quarterly Magazine City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 10, 2018

1200 Bonneville Avenue Development Application Received

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued today for a Site Development Plan and Critical Areas Variance to fill and grade approximately 4.13 acres to prepare site for an unknown future industrial development. For more information on this new application, and oth...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 4, 2018

Carnegie Building Project Update

4/24/18 Carnegie Building Town Hall Meeting

Information from the April 24 Town Hall Meeting is now available

The draft agenda/script and ARC slideshow from the April 24, 2018 Town Hall meeting are available for your review on the City's Carnegie webpage

A special thanks goes out to Senator Steve Hobbs for his work in getting a $500,000 grant from the S...

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Carnegie Building Project Page City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 4, 2018

Upcoming Construction

Road Construction Ahead

2018 Utility Repair and Asphalt Overlay Project

Beginning the week of May 7, 2018, the City will be constructing storm drainage improvements and paving Seventh Street between Pine and Mill Avenues. The sewer trench in the intersection of Tenth Street and Mill Avenue will also be repaired and the inters...

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Upcoming Construction Flyer City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Summer Yard Watering Calendar

Sprinkler

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

As a reminder, the City is offering indoor and outdoor water conservation kits. Both kits are available for pick-up at City Hall, 116 Union Avenue, or you can contact Ann Ray by email or phone (360-282-3165) for delivery. 

Indoor kits include:&...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: June 13, 2018

This Week's City News

City News

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

Here are some highlights of this week's news:

  • June 14 Envision Second Street Open House Reminder
  • Planning Department Closed from June 18-20
  • Snohomish Police Department Open House June 15
  • Fish Passage Project - Road Closures
  • and more...
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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: April 27, 2018

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

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

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be paving US 2 from I-5 to Bickford Avenue beginning in May.

This work will remove damaged asphalt and repave both directions of US 2. Additionally, a thorough inspection of the westbound US 2 Hewitt Avenue trestle will be conducted and repairs will be made as needed.

This work will require six weekend closures of t...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: April 26, 2018

First Development Project in Pilchuck District

Color elevation 161 Lincoln

The City has just issued a Decision approving the first new development application in the Pilchuck District since it was created in 2011.

A former car wash site at 161 Lincoln Avenue will be redeveloped into a three-story mixed use building with six residential units and 3,980 square feet of commercial space on the ground floor.  Other improvements to the site include utilities, la...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: April 23, 2018

Notice of Application Received

Notice of New Development Application

A Notice of Application was issued today for 1525 Park Avenue

The Notice is for a Site Development Plan to construct a 3,891-square-foot addition in an existing courtyard area located at 1525 Park Avenue. For more information on this new application, and other development projects currently in review, visit the City...

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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
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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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
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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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
Posted on: April 23, 2018

Reminder of Tomorrow's Town Hall Meeting Regarding the Carnegie Building

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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Carnegie Building Page City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
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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City of Snohomish - NewsFlash
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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