Public Records Requests

The City of Everett, in accordance with the Washington State Public Records Act RCW 42.56, allows for the inspection or copies of records unless specifically exempted by law. After submitting a request, you may be contacted to clarify your request or to coordinate delivery of records. Please click on the tab below to make a request and for additional information.  
  1. General City Records
  2. Police Records
  3. Fire Investigation Reports
General city records are provided through the City Clerk's Office and can be requested here

The City Clerk's Office is located at 2930 Wetmore Ave, Suite 1-A, and may be reached at 425-257-8610. Business hours are Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

The Public Records Officer, Marista Lane, can be reached by email at publicdisclosure@everettwa.gov. 

Fees

Type of Records Fee
Inspection No charge
10 pages/e-mails or fewer (no attachments) No charge
Paper Copies (11 pages and more) $0.15 per page (e.g. 11 pages = $1.65,12 pages $1.80 etc.)
Upload (in minutes)   $0.40 per upload minute
Scanned pages $0.10 per page
CD or DVD $0.30 per CD or DVD plus scanning and/or uploading costs
Mailed Cost of mailing supplies and postage plus copying charges/ media charges 
Large-scale/odd-sized Actual cost from outside vendor 
USB flash drives or other media Actual cost of product plus scanning and/or uploading costs 
The fee schedule is maintained by the City Clerk and updated administratively as costs change. Copy charges may be remitted by cash, check, money order, MasterCard, or Visa payment. For additional information on fees, please see section 5 of our Public Records Act Compliance Policy.