Posted on: March 24, 2017

Everett Public Library presents the story of serving Seattle’s poor

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EVERETT – As part of its year-long series, Everett Reads: Beyond the Streets, the Everett Public Library will welcome House of Hope and Fear author Audrey Young to the main library’s auditorium this Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m. to discuss her book.

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

The Associated Press covers City's battle against opioids

Community Outreach and Enforcement Team

EVERETT – The Associated Press (AP) recently visited Everett to take an in-depth look at the City’s lawsuit against Purdue Pharma. The AP spoke with Mayor Ray Stephanson, as well as the Community Outreach and Enforcement Team (COET), to see how City leade...

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Posted on: March 10, 2017

NBC Nightly News covers Everett’s lawsuit against Purdue Pharma


EVERETT – The City’s lawsuit against Purdue Pharma was a featured story on Thursday’s NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt. Correspondent Stephanie Gosk visited Everett to speak with Mayor Ray Stephanson and to learn more about what the Cit...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

Safe Streets Highlights

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Click here to view photo highlights of the Safe Streets Plan's progress.

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Beyond the Streets: Learn about addiction and explore innovative solutions to a growing epidemic


Expert panel to discuss drug addiction, treatment and the community’s role

EVERETT – Join Mayor Ray Stephanson and an expert panel to learn about drug addiction at a free community event on Thursday, March 23, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Historic Everett Th...

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