DocumentEverett Essentials returns ! 

The civic academy about Everett city government will be offered again in 2020. Staff are busy preparing course content and planning tours to give participants a behind the scenes view of how our city operates. Appliy by January 20! Check the website to learn more about the course and the application process. Learn more here.

Neighborhood meetings and plans for 2020

Due to inclement weather, the Glacier View, Riverside and Bayside neighborhood groups have cancelled meetings for this week. However, its the time of year most groups set goals and make plans for using 2020 neighborhood matching funds for activities and events. To let them know what activities you would like to support, find your neighborhood by clicking on the Neighborhood Map link at the right side of this page.  Visit the web page for your neighborhood for contact information. All are welcome!

Know what's going on in your neighborhood

Introducing the new subscription feature, neighborhood notifications, where residents can sign up to receive email and/or text news and updates specific to their neighborhood area.

Learn more and sign up by visiting the neighborhood notifications page.

Ways to connect with folks in your neighborhood

Everett’s a great place to be and there are many ways to get connected within your neighborhood! Several neighborhoods have Facebook pages, communicate on and have websites. Contact your neighborhood chairperson to find out how you can get connected! Not sure which neighborhood you live in? Check our neighborhoods map (PDF). View the city map gallery for more maps.  Find common ground, start a conversation, get curious about who your neighbors are and learn about their interests. You probably have something in common!

  • Walk the dog and greet people you see
  • Stop and chat to admire neighbors’ gardens
  • Invite neighbors to a potluck 
  • Put on a chalk art contest for kids on your block
  • Create a tool bank to share tools among neighbors
  • Invite people to swap recipes or plants. 
  • Take time to meet and greet your neighbors.