The City of Everett is offering free crisis communication and intervention trainings in April for community members to learn how to safely and effectively interact with individuals experiencing personal crisis, trauma, mental health issues and addiction. Read on...
Like many cities and communities throughout the United States, Everett is facing complex issues of homelessness, mental illness, crime and addiction on our streets.
What is the City doing to address these issues?
The City of Everett's comprehensive Safe Streets plan uses outreach and enforcement, supportive housing and diversion programs to address issues of homelessness, mental illness, crime and addiction. The plan builds on the recommendations of the Community Streets Initiative task force. Learn more about the three elements of the City's Safe Streets plan: