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Posted on: July 18, 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 the westbound US 2 trestle will be closed from 7 p.m. Friday, July 20 to 4 a.m. Monday July 23.

Contractor crews will need to close the westbound lanes of US 2 between the SR 204 interchange and I-5 interchange for six weekends. During the closures they will remove broken asphalt, inspect the trestle, make necessary repairs, apply a new coat of wate...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Snohomish Announces Movies in the Park Lineup

Movies in the Park

A band of unlikely heroes to light up the screen.

If you’re looking for a hero this summer, than look no further than Snohomish’s Movies in the Park lineup, featuring lovable characters that will save the day while winning your family’s heart. Peter Rabbit, The Incredibles and Hero 6 will light up the ni...

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Posted on: July 18, 2018

City Council Meeting Audio

Council Audio

Citizens who were unable to attend the July 17, 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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Posted on: July 18, 2018

Summer Yard Watering Calendar

Sprinkler

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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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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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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Posted on: June 19, 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: 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 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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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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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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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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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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Posted on: July 18, 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:

  • US 2 Westbound Closed This Weekend
  • City Council Meeting Audio
  • Summer Yard Watering Calendar
  • and more...

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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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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: 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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