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City of Everett News

Posted on: June 19, 2020

Rethink Zoning project moving forward

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EVERETT, Wash. – The City of Everett invites community members to participate in Rethink Zoning, a multi-year initiative to update and simplify the City’s zoning code. Community members can learn about the project and share input by joining virtual public forums on Monday, June 29 and Tuesday, June 30, both at 6:30 p.m.

Everett’s planning department presented an updated Rethink Zoning public participation plan to Everett City Council at the June 10 council meeting, and the council agreed the project should move forward with council action scheduled for fall 2020.

Forum schedule

The June 29 forum will focus on proposed zoning for south Everett, south of 41st Street:

The June 30 forum will focus on proposed zoning for north Everett, north of 41st Street:

In addition to participating in the online forums where the public can ask questions and provide input, community members may sign up for email and text alerts to get project news and updates, learn more on the Rethink Zoning web page, participate in Planning Commission and City Council meetings, and ask questions and provide input via an online form.

For more information about Rethink Zoning and opportunities to get involved in the project, visit


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