On Tuesday, April 23rd, Skagit county commissioners voted unanimously to ban smoking and vaping in public spaces. It will go into effect in ninety days. The Public Health Staff proposed the ban on March 12, and the proposal was left open for public comment for six... Read More.
Everett City Councilmember Liz Vogeli has been appointed to the National League of Cities 2019 Public Safety and Crime Prevention committee. The committee is in place to develop the National League of Cities policies on issues tied to crime and substance abuse to domestic terrorism.... Read More.
At about 9:20 p.m. on March 11th, an adult male was walking eastbound across Evergreen Way at Airport Rd in the crosswalk. He was struck by a northbound vehicle which then left the scene. The victim was found unconscious and transported... Read More.
Directly from WSDOT Communications Consultant, here is a PSA regarding the new SR9/SR204 interchange. The public is being invited to provide input on March 20th, at Hillcrest Elementary. Details for time and address are detailed within the PSA. Please see below for the full press... Read More.
From the City of Everett: Downtown is might be looking up - literally - sooner rather than later. Here's the full press release from the City: The Everett City Council could take action on the proposed Metro Everett plan aiming to revitalize the City’s downtown... Read More.
SILVERDALE, Wash - The U.S. Navy is preparing a supplement to the 2015 Northwest Training and Testing (NWTT) Final Environmental Impact Statement/Overseas Environmental Impact Statement (EIS/OEIS) to assess the potential environmental effects associated with ongoing and future at-sea military readiness activities conducted within the... Read More.
Eileen Simmons, the current director of nearly twenty years, is retiring from the Everett Public Library system. Her replacement, Abigail Cooley, is set to step into her shoes on November. According to a press release by the City of Everett, Ms.... Read More.
“A library is not is not a luxury, but one of the necessities of life.” Henry Ward Beecher The unhampered and unbiased sharing of information, and... Read More.