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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Mayor Franklin delivers 2020 State of Everett address

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EVERETT, WA – Mayor Cassie Franklin delivered her 2020 State of Everett address at the Economic Alliance Snohomish County’s annual event on Thursday, Jan. 16.

Franklin provided an update on major 2019 accomplishments, including progress...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Everett permit services hours change, effective Jan. 13

City of Everett permit services notice

EVERETT, WA – To improve permitting and customer experience, Everett’s permit services counter will reduce the number of hours available to walk-in customers beginning Monday, Jan. 13. The new hours of operation will be:

  • Monday, Wednesd...
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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: December 12, 2019

Everett Essentials civic academy program returns

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EVERETT, WA – The City of Everett’s popular civic academy, Everett Essentials, returns in 2020. Classes start in late February and will offer students a unique opportunity to learn about City operations and services directly from City ...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Everett Animal Shelter to receive Holiday Wishes grant from Petco Foundation

Noodle the dog

EVERETT, WA – The Everett Animal Shelter was selected as a 2019 Holiday Wishes recipient by the Petco Foundation. The grant amount, between $5,000-100,000, will be revealed at the Petco Foundation Grant Celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. at Petco ...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: October 30, 2019

Mayor Franklin delivers 2020 budget address

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EVERETT – Mayor Cassie Franklin delivered her 2020 budget address on Oct. 30 and will present her proposed 2020 budget at the Oct. 30 City Council meeting.

“I’m pleased to present a proposed budget for 2020 that is balanced, r...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Be ready for fall storms

City crews prepare for stormy weather

EVERETT, WA – With rains and windy weather in the forecast, City of Everett Public Works crews are busy cleaning streets, inspecting and cleaning catch basins and sewer manholes, and there are a number of things community members can do to minim...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: September 4, 2019

West Marine View Drive to close for 10 days beginning Sept. 17

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EVERETT, WA – For preparation and placement of the Grand Avenue Park Bridge, The City of Everett’s contractor, Interwest Construction Inc. (ICI), will close West Marine View Drive (WMVD) Tuesday, Sept. 17 through Thursday, Sept. 26. Th...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: August 28, 2019

City of Everett opening Vera Whole Health care center for employees

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EVERETT, WA – The City of Everett is partnering with Vera Whole Health to open a primary care center that will serve City staff and their dependents. The care center, which will be located at 4931 Evergreen Way, is expected to open in early 2020...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: June 10, 2019

Langus Riverfront trail closure planned July 8 – Aug. 8

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EVERETT, WA – A portion of the Langus Riverfront Trail on the southwest riverbank on Smith Island will be completely closed to the public for dike maintenance starting July 8. The closure is expected to last until Aug. 8.

Dikes on Smith Island ke...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: June 3, 2019

City launches new open data portal

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EVERETT, WA – The City of Everett has launched a new interactive online portal that allows community members to access data through the City’s website. The Everett City Council approved the acquisition of the open data platform from So...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: May 2, 2019

More housing and commercial development coming to Everett’s riverfront

Riverfront

EVERETT, WA – At their May 1 meeting, the Everett City Council unanimously approved changes to the master plan for Everett’s Riverfront Development, clearing the way for construction to begin on the central commercial site. Under the r...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Everett Career Link offers youth internship opportunities

Everett Career Link

EVERETT, WA – Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin announced the launch of the Everett Career Link program during her State of the City address on Thursday, Jan. 31. The unique partnership between the Everett School District and the City will offer int...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: October 8, 2018

City welcomes new members to Everett Fire leadership team

Everett Fire Logo

EVERETT – Following national searches, Fire Chief Dave DeMarco has selected three new assistant chiefs, including two external candidates.

“The search and competitive process have produced an exceptional group of people that I am humbled to be serving amon...

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Download news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: October 1, 2018

Everett’s wastewater plant awarded $60,000 for energy savings

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EVERETT – The Snohomish County PUD has awarded the City of Everett’s Water Pollution Control Facility (WPCF) $60,000 for their work on the Wastewater Energy Coaching Cohort program. Between May 1, 2017, and April 30, 2018, WPCF staff r...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: September 17, 2018

Everett Transit puts its first electric bus into service

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EVERETT – This morning, Everett Transit put its first all-electric bus into service. To celebrate, Mayor Cassie Franklin, Congressman Rick Larsen, and Everett Transit held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at College Station.

The bus will go into service later in ...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Mayor Franklin delivers annual State of Everett address

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EVERETT, WA – Mayor Cassie Franklin today delivered her State of Everett address to a sold-out crowd at the Economic Alliance Snohomish County’s annual event.

Franklin provided an update on major 2018 accomplishments, including progress...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: September 12, 2018

Explore downtown Everett’s rich history with new walking tours

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EVERETT – The City of Everett has launched two new walking tours aimed at providing historical insight on Everett’s development as a city. The tours, viewable on a mobile device, highlight many important locations in downtown Everett&a...

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Full news release City of Everett News
Posted on: September 10, 2018

Join Mayor Franklin and Everett Police for Gang Awareness Day Sept. 17

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EVERETT – Community members are invited to join Mayor Cassie Franklin and Everett Police for an International Gang Awareness Day event on Monday, Sept. 17, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Explorer Middle School (9600 Sharon Dr.). Attendees will have the opportunity t...

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Full news release City of Everett News
Posted on: September 10, 2018

City launches new line up of Green Garden, Green Home events

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EVERETT – The City of Everett will hold multiple events this fall to promote natural yard care and green gardening practices that make yards easier to maintain and healthier for kids, pets and the environment.

The Green Garden, Green Home program...

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Full news release City of Everett News
Posted on: August 28, 2018

City of Everett ready to revitalize downtown

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EVERETT – The Everett City Council could take action on the proposed Metro Everett plan aiming to revitalize the City’s downtown area this Wednesday. A final public hearing is scheduled for Wednesday evening, Aug. 29 at 6:30 p.m., afte...

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Full news release City of Everett News
Posted on: June 18, 2018

Upgrades planned for Phil Johnson ballfields

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EVERETT – Everett Parks & Community Services is planning a major renovation project for the Phil Johnson ballfields, located near the Boeing factory at 400 W. Sievers-Duecy Blvd. Work is scheduled to begin in the fall and expected to be comp...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: June 15, 2018

Everett Animal Shelter seeks volunteers for new senior dog foster program

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EVERETT – The Everett Animal Shelter is seeking volunteers for a new senior dog foster program that will help provide the best possible care for older dogs while they await adoption.

While many dogs do well at the shelter while they await adoptio...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: June 4, 2018

Everett and Mukilteo mayors complete Bike Month challenge

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EVERETT – Throughout the month of May, Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin and Mukilteo Mayor Jennifer Gregerson celebrated Bike Month with a series of challenges and a competition to bike the most total miles. National Bike Month takes place every Ma...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: May 29, 2018

New fire chief to be sworn in May 30

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EVERETT – New Everett Fire Chief Dave DeMarco will be officially sworn during the City Council meeting this Wednesday, May 30, at 6:30 p.m. Mayor Cassie Franklin recently announced the selection of DeMarco following a national search.

“...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: May 22, 2018

City launches new neighborhood notification tool

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EVERETT – The City of Everett has launched a new tool to provide localized information to community members in each of Everett’s 19 neighborhoods. The tool was developed in response to an idea shared by local neighborhood leaders.

Neigh...

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Full news release (PDF) City of Everett News
Posted on: March 26, 2018

Mayor Franklin to participate in Department of Defense program hosted by Secretary of Defense

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EVERETT – Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin has been selected to participate in the Joint Civilian Orientation Conference (JCOC) hosted by the Secretary of Defense. The JCOC program is the oldest and most prestigious public liaison program in the Department o...

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Full news release City of Everett News

News Flash

Posted on: January 16, 2020

Finding of No Significant Impact - Compass Health Supportive Housing

The City of Everett has determined a "Finding of No Significant Impact" (FONSI) for the proposed project to be located at 3301 Lombard Avenue, Everett, WA. Site and project sponsor, Compass Health, will be using a minimum of 8 VASH Vouchers for ...

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Community Development Grants

News Flash

Posted on: May 2, 2019

More housing and commercial development coming to Everett’s riverfront

Riverfront

EVERETT, WA – At their May 1 meeting, the Everett City Council unanimously approved changes to the master plan for Everett’s Riverfront Development, clearing the way for construction to begin on the central commercial site. Under the revised plan, the sit...

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Full news release (PDF) CPED Homepage
Posted on: September 12, 2018

Explore downtown Everett’s rich history with new walking tours

3-01-Fire station No. 2

EVERETT – The City of Everett has launched two new walking tours aimed at providing historical insight on Everett’s development as a city. The tours, viewable on a mobile device, highlight many important locations in downtown Everett’s history, including ...

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Full news release CPED Homepage
Posted on: January 31, 2019

Everett Career Link offers youth internship opportunities

Everett Career Link

EVERETT, WA – Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin announced the launch of the Everett Career Link program during her State of the City address on Thursday, Jan. 31. The unique partnership between the Everett School District and the City will offer internship op...

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Full news release (PDF) CPED Homepage

News Flash

Posted on: January 27, 2020

Pet of the Month - Meet Koda 2.0!

Koda 2.0

If you’re looking for your next loyal companion, Koda 2.0 may be your guy. Koda wants his family all to himself so he needs to be the only pet in the home, and will repay your love and attention ten-fold! Koda is looking for a home where his peo...

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Everett Animal Shelter
Posted on: December 18, 2019

Cat care for the soul

Pat and Mackelrod the cat

In July of 2018, Pat was searching for a way to make a difference in the lives of homeless animals. He found himself at Everett Animal Shelter where he learned a lot about animal care and himself. A self-proclaimed introvert, Pat admits ...

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Everett Animal Shelter
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Everett Animal Shelter to receive Holiday Wishes grant from Petco Foundation

Noodle the dog

EVERETT, WA – The Everett Animal Shelter was selected as a 2019 Holiday Wishes recipient by the Petco Foundation. The grant amount, between $5,000-100,000, will be revealed at the Petco Foundation Grant Celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. at Petco ...

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Full news release (PDF) Everett Animal Shelter
Posted on: December 2, 2019

Meet the Disney Cats!

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Kitties looking for patient, loving forever homes!

In July, the Everett Animal Shelter took in 23 cats from a local hoarding house. The home was overflowing with feces and urine. Rescuers also found about a dozen deceased kittens.

We have dubbed these speci...

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Additional Info... Everett Animal Shelter

News Flash

Posted on: December 8, 2019

Fire sprinklers control stovetop fire at Library Place Apartments

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EVERETT, WA – Saturday night, shortly before 10:30 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to the Library Place Apartments, located at 2720 Hoyt Avenue, for a fire alarm that monitors the building’s fire sprinkler system. As crews investigated the source, they...

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Additional Info... Everett Fire Department
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Everett Fire Department selected by NFPA for nationwide Community Risk Assessment pilot project

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EVERETT, WA – The Everett Fire Department is among the first 25 agencies nationwide to be awarded a National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) grant. The grant allows the department to participate in the first round of the NFPA Community Risk A...

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Additional Info... Everett Fire Department
Posted on: October 8, 2018

City welcomes new members to Everett Fire leadership team

Everett Fire Logo

EVERETT – Following national searches, Fire Chief Dave DeMarco has selected three new assistant chiefs, including two external candidates.

“The search and competitive process have produced an exceptional group of people that I am humbled to be serving amon...

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Download news release (PDF) Everett Fire Department

News Flash

Posted on: January 23, 2020

Register for the annual Daddy Daughter Dance Feb. 7 or Feb. 8

Daddy Daughter Dance 2018

EVERETT – Create sweet memories that will warm your daughter’s heart for a lifetime at the annual Valentine-themed Daddy Daughter Dance, Friday, Feb. 7, or Saturday, Feb. 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the Carl Gipson Senior Center’s ...

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Learn more. Everett Parks & Community Services
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Everett Animal Shelter to receive Holiday Wishes grant from Petco Foundation

Noodle the dog

EVERETT, WA – The Everett Animal Shelter was selected as a 2019 Holiday Wishes recipient by the Petco Foundation. The grant amount, between $5,000-100,000, will be revealed at the Petco Foundation Grant Celebration on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. at Petco ...

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Full news release (PDF) Everett Parks & Community Services
Posted on: December 6, 2019

City of Everett and Premier propose new 2020 golf rates

Legion Golf Course

The Everett Parks and Community Services and Premier are proposing new 2020 golf rates at Legion Memorial and Walter Hall Golf Courses. New rates will go into effect March 1, 2020. There will be two public forums offered to learn more and provide comment:...

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Everett Parks & Community Services

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Notice of Application and Public Hearing

City of Everett land use notice

Detached accessory building proposed on Gibson Pl. . .

Additional Info... Everett Planning - Public Notices
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Notice of Application

City of Everett land use notice

Short subdivision proposed on 100th St. SW

Additional Info... Everett Planning - Public Notices
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Notice of Application

City of Everett land use notice

3-lot short subdivision proposed

Additional Info... Everett Planning - Public Notices
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Notice of Application

City of Everett land use notice

Proposed 5-lot short plat

Additional Info... Everett Planning - Public Notices
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Notice of Application

City of Everett land use notice

Proposed restoration of stream and wetland area

Additional Info... Everett Planning - Public Notices
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Notice of Application and Public Hearing

City of Everett land use notice

Port of Everett Bay Wood Shoreline Restoration and Redevelopment

Additional Info... Everett Planning - Public Notices

News Flash

Posted on: January 24, 2020

Help sought to identify suspect in Everett robbery

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EVERETT - Detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify the man who robbed a south Everett ARCO.

Just after 9:30 p.m. on January 14th, a man walked into ARCO (9931 19th Ave SE) and acted as if he was going to purchase merchandise. However,...

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Posted on: September 30, 2015

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Get the latest news by joining our online community!

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: Dec. 3, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Dec. 3, 2019 to discuss the following agenda: 

Item 1: Public Hearing – Climate Action Plan 

A public hearing to consider input and make a recommendation to City Council regarding the...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: Nov. 19, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Nov. 19, 2019 to discuss the following agenda: 

Item 1:  Rethink Housing 

A briefing on the efforts on Rethink Housing for Everett, including the work of the Snohomish County Housing A...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: Nov. 5, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Oct. 15, 2019 to discuss the following agenda: 

Item 1:  Public Hearing – Metro Everett Heights Amendment 

A public hearing to consider an application to amend the Metro Ever...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: Oct. 15, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Oct. 15, 2019 to discuss the following agenda: 

Item 1:  Climate Action Plan   

An informational briefing on the city’s work towards a Climate Action Plan.   &nbs...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: September 17, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Sept. 17, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1:  Public Workshop – Supportive Housing in Single Family Zones 

A public workshop to review options to address the interim morato...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: September 3, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Sept. 3, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1:  Climate Action Plan   

An informational briefing on the city’s work towards a Climate Action Plan.   ...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: August 20, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on August 20, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1:  ReThink Zoning – commercial & industrial zones  

A work session to review initial concepts for streamlined commercia...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: June 18, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on June 18, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1: ReThink Zoning – commercial-industrial zones

A work session to review initial concepts for commercial-industrial zones in Everett.

Item 2: Othe...

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Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: June 5, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: June 4, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on June 4, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1: Six-Year Transportation Improvement Program 

Review and recommendation of the Six-Year Transportation Improvement  Program (TIP), the c...

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Posted on: May 9, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: May 7, 2019

Planning Commmission

On May 7, 2019, the Everett Planning Commission held a meeting to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1: Shoreline Public Access Plan – proposed action

A public hearing to consider action on a proposed update to the city’s Shoreline Publi...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: April 16, 2019

The City of Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on April 16, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1:  Sign Chapter – proposed action 

Consideration of action on proposed amendments regarding the city’s sign...

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Posted on: April 2, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: April 2, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on April 2, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1:  Sign Regulations – Public Hearing 

A public hearing on amendments being considered regarding the city’s sign regulations in Chapter 1...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: March 26, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on March 26, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1: Riverfront Redevelopment Plan – Landfill Site – public hearing

A public hearing to consider proposed changes to the master plan for...

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Watch video here Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: March 5, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: March 5, 2019

Planning Commmission

Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on March 5, 2019 to discuss the following agenda:

Item 1: Public Hearing on Amendments to Comprehensive Plan (Land Use & Urban Design)

A public hearing on proposed amendments to the comprehensive plan. There ar...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: Feb 26, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on Feb 26, 2019 with the following agenda: 

Item 1: Riverfront Redevelopment Plan – Landfill Site – public workshop 

A public workshop to discuss proposed changes to the master plan for the La...

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Watch video here Everett TV Special Programming
Posted on: February 19, 2019

Everett Planning Commission Meeting Video: February 19, 2019

Planning Commmission

The Everett Planning Commission held a meeting on February 19, 2019 to discuss the following:

Item 1: Shoreline Master Program Periodic Update – Joint Public Hearing

The City of Everett and Washington State Department of Ecology are conducting a joint publi...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge November 15, 2019, Construction Update

Crews began the work of building forms, installing reinforcement and placement of the concrete for the pedestrian decks on the lower eastern side of the bridge amid the changing season and October temperatures. Work continues through November and December...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge September 26, 2019, Construction Update

What a great day to set the Grand Avenue Park Bridge into place! The mild weather without rain or wind allowed the bridge movement to be done in the best weather possible. The contractors worked around the clock with multiple crews to be ready for the 6 a...

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GAPB City webpage Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: September 26, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge September 26, 2019, Construction Update

The Grand Avenue Park Bridge has been moved and set. The contractor worked overnight to prepare for moving and placing the bridge. By 6 a.m. the southwest lifting tower had been removed, but the southeast tower was still in place. After contemplating mane...

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GAPB City webpage Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: September 23, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge September 23, 2019, Construction Update

We have lift off!

Late Sunday evening, Sept.22, the contractor used the four large lifting towers to raise the bridge 36 feet. After the bridge was at full elevation, the contractor moved the transporters, loaded with the crib stack, underneath it. The wei...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: September 22, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge September 22, 2019, Construction Update

We are a go for lift off!

On Saturday afternoon, Sept.21, the contractor used the four large lifting towers to raise the bridge just high enough to get the transporters out from underneath it.

The contractor is getting ready to raise the bridge about&nb...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge September 19, 2019, Construction Update

West Marine View Drive was closed to through traffic from 13th to 18th Streets starting Tuesday, Sept. 17. Please Note: The road closure will be in place through Thursday, Sept. 26. Traffic Engineering has been making adjustments to the traffic control an...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge September 12, 2019, Construction Update

It's Still GO-TIME! That’s right! Though this week’s epic storms packed quite a punch, the Grand Avenue Park Bridge is still set to be lifted and moved into place during the last week of September. We want you to be aware of upcoming t...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge August 30, 2019, Construction Update

The City of Everett’s contractor, Interwest Construction Inc. (ICI), has confirmed the timing of the West Marine View Drive (WMVD) closure – a portion of the road will be completely closed from Tuesday, September 17 through Thursday, S...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge August 23, 2019, Construction Update

It’s GO-TIME! That’s right – the bridge will be going into place in the last week of September – just over a month from now!

The City’s contractor, Interwest Construction Inc. (ICI), has received notificati...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: July 25, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge July 2019 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Painting of key members of the steel truss. The exterior weathering steel members will continue to change to a rust-like appearance over time.
  • False decks for workers to use for construction of the concrete pedestrian decks. The false de...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge June 2019 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Preparation and grading work at Grand Avenue Park in anticipation of setting the bridge on the east abutment.
  • Installation of a time lapse camera with a view of the bridge erection location, to see the footage go to everettwa.gov/gapb
  • The...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: May 31, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge May 2019 Construction Update

Completed

  • Additional geotechnical investigations in West Marine View Drive (WMVD) in support of the lifting of the approximately 1,000,000 lb (~500 Ton) steel truss and steel pipelines. Testing results altered the lifting options available and therefore th...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: April 24, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge April 2019 Construction Update

Completed

  • Additional geotechnical investigations in West Marine View Drive in support of the erection of the bridge for the approximately 1,000,000 lb (~500 Ton) steel truss bridge.
  • The Phase 2 contract to install pipelines in West Marine View Drive has fin...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: March 4, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge Feb./March 2019 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Reviews and approvals of west tower stairs, bridge lighting and mock-up of the guard rail.
  • Frontier installed a crossing of West Marine View Drive for elevator communication.
  • The Phase 2 contract to install pipelines in West Marine View D...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: January 23, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge Construction Traffic Revision

On Monday, January 28, the City’s contractor, KLB Construction, will begin work to install sewer and stormwater lines from 1620 West Marine View Drive to 14th Street. There may be times when the work near the tower will reduce traffic to a single lane, al...

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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates
Posted on: January 3, 2019

Grand Avenue Park Bridge January 2019 Construction Update

Completed 

  • Per the terms of the contract, the contractor requested and received approval for suspension of the contract working days for critical path work associated with the steel bridge truss.
  • Award of the Phase 2 construction contract. This pac...
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Grand Avenue Park Bridge Project Updates

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Mayor Franklin delivers 2020 budget address

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Mayor Cassie Franklin delivered her 2020 budget address on Oct. 30 and will present her proposed 2020 budget at the Oct. 30 City Council meeting.

EVERETT – Mayor Cassie Franklin delivered her 2020 budget address on Oct. 30 and will present her proposed 2020 budget at the Oct. 30 City Council meeting.

“I’m pleased to present a proposed budget for 2020 that is balanced, responsible and supports the im...

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Posted on: June 3, 2019

City launches new open data portal

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The City of Everett has launched a new interactive online portal that allows community members to access data through the City’s website. The Everett City Council approved the acquisition of the open data platform from Socrata on Jan. 30, 2019.

EVERETT, WA – The City of Everett has launched a new interactive online portal that allows community members to access data through the City’s website. The Everett City Council approved the acquisition of the open data platform from Socrata on Jan. 30, 20...

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Posted on: May 2, 2019

More housing and commercial development coming to Everett’s riverfront

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At their May 1 meeting, the Everett City Council unanimously approved changes to the master plan for Everett’s Riverfront Development, clearing the way for construction to begin on the central commercial site.

EVERETT, WA – At their May 1 meeting, the Everett City Council unanimously approved changes to the master plan for Everett’s Riverfront Development, clearing the way for construction to begin on the central commercial site. Under the revised plan, the sit...

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Posted on: January 31, 2019

Everett Career Link offers youth internship opportunities

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The unique partnership between the Everett School District and the City will offer internship opportunities to high school students looking to earn high school credits and gain insight into local businesses.

EVERETT, WA – Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin announced the launch of the Everett Career Link program during her State of the City address on Thursday, Jan. 31. The unique partnership between the Everett School District and the City will offer internship op...

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Special event notice: Naval Station Everett emergency response training exercises

City of Everett special event notice

Update: Naval Station Everett will conduct upcoming trainings as scheduled for Jan. 29 and 30, with the addition of an exercise Thursday, Jan. 23. 

EVERETT, Wash. - Naval Station Everett will be conducting emergency response training exercises on ...

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Posted on: January 27, 2020

Notice of Application

City of Everett land use notice

Short subdivision proposed on 100th St. SW

Additional Info... Neighborhood notifications: Holly
Posted on: January 17, 2020

Notice of Application

City of Everett land use notice

Proposed restoration of stream and wetland area

Additional Info... Neighborhood notifications: Holly

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Notice of Application and Public Hearing

City of Everett land use notice

Port of Everett Bay Wood Shoreline Restoration and Redevelopment

Additional Info... Neighborhood notifications: Northwest
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Special event notice: Naval Station Everett emergency response training exercises

City of Everett special event notice

Update: Naval Station Everett will conduct upcoming trainings as scheduled for Jan. 29 and 30, with the addition of an exercise Thursday, Jan. 23. 

EVERETT, Wash. - Naval Station Everett will be conducting emergency response training exercises on ...

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Learn more. Neighborhood notifications: Northwest
Posted on: September 19, 2019

Construction alert -- West Marine View Drive Closure Day 3

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West Marine View Drive was closed to through traffic from 13th to 18th Streets starting Tuesday, Sept. 17. Please Note: The road closure will be in place through Thursday, Sept. 26. Traffic Engineering has been making adjustments to the traffic control an...

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Neighborhood notifications: Northwest
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Road closure alert: West Marine View Drive

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The City of Everett’s contractor, Interwest Construction Inc. (ICI), has confirmed the timing of the West Marine View Drive (WMVD) closure – a portion of the road will be completely closed from Tuesday, September 17 through Thursday, S...

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Neighborhood notifications: Northwest
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Construction alert: Grand Avenue Park Bridge

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It’s GO-TIME! That’s right – the bridge will be going into place in the last week of September – just over a month from now!

The City’s contractor, Interwest Construction Inc. (ICI), has received notification of a track closure window from Burlington North...

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Neighborhood notifications: Northwest
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Construction alert: Grand Avenue Park

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GRAND AVENUE PARK BRIDGE Construction Update

Next week, the contractor, Interwest Construction, will be mobilizing at the north end of Grand Avenue Park to prepare the site for the placement of the bridge structure. Normal work hours will be 7 a.m. to 3:30...

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Neighborhood notifications: Northwest

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Posted on: January 10, 2020

Special event notice: Naval Station Everett emergency response training exercises

City of Everett special event notice

Update: Naval Station Everett will conduct upcoming trainings as scheduled for Jan. 29 and 30, with the addition of an exercise Thursday, Jan. 23. 

EVERETT, Wash. - Naval Station Everett will be conducting emergency response training exercises on ...

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Learn more. Neighborhood notifications: Port Gardner

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Posted on: December 31, 2019

Road closure alert: 2700 block of Virginia

City of Everett road closure alert

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE

Utility Project

Virginia Avenue, between California Avenue and Everett Avenue, will be closed to through traffic starting January 6 for approximately six weeks to replace an aging sewer main and water main in the road.

There will be limit...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Everett permit services hours change, effective Jan. 13

City of Everett permit services notice

EVERETT, WA – To improve permitting and customer experience, Everett’s permit services counter will reduce the number of hours available to walk-in customers beginning Monday, Jan. 13. The new hours of operation will be:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday...
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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Rethink Zoning - Draft Maps and Use Tables

The City of Everett Planning Department has released draft maps that would reduce the number of zoning districts from 31 to 12 throughout the city. Planners have also prepared new ‘use tables’ which establish the uses permitted in each zone.

In the past year, City planners have discussed ways to make our zoning and development codes simpler while protecting community values. Input from our Planning Commission, interested community members and business owners, and  our elected officia...

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Rethink Zoning Website Rethink Zoning/Housing

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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Rucker Renewal project update 1-24-20

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More concrete pavement and sidewalk placing and finishing is happening and will continue as weather allows. With snow hopefully behind us, but steady rain in its place, the contractor continues to use every opportunity to make progress on this part of the...

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Additional Info... Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Rucker Renewal project update 1-10-20

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Project milestone - Hewitt intersection opens to traffic!   

The story to come is primarily about concrete and the weather. The contractor is using every decent weather opportunity to advance the concrete pouring schedule, but snow is in ...

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Additional Info... Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: December 20, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 12-20-19

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See the updated project status map showing the California Street intersection, the block between Everett Avenue and California Street and Hoyt opened to all traffic. 

No construction work will occur the week of 12/23-27 or on 12/31-1/1/19 per the ...

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Additional Info... Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: December 13, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 12-13-19

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With 2 1/2 of 3 1/2 blocks of the 1st stage of work open, the contractor is taking advantage of decent weather to work any day they can. See the updated project status map showing the California Street intersection, the block between Everett Avenue and Ca...

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Additional Info... Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: December 6, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 12-6-19

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1 intersection & 1 block of road opened this week! 

CONSTRUCTION PROGRESS THIS WEEK

Rucker

  • California Street intersection
    • The intersection opened to vehicle traffic at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, December 2.
  • Everett to California
    • The block between Everett...
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Additional Info... Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 11-25-19

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LAST WEEK

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  • California Street intersection
    • The contractor installed electrical and irrigation and began pouring concrete at the corners.
    • The brass street-name lettering that will be inset into the sidewalk corners has arrived. To prioritize pedestrian sa...
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Additional Info... Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 11-18-19

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Note: opening the Rucker/California intersection east-west to vehicles has been delayed to preserve pedestrian safety. See ***** in the "Upcoming" section below.

Work on the Rucker Renewal project is about 50 percent complete!

During excav...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 11-8-19

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As we near the final stages of Phase 1, significant pieces of the project are getting completed.   

THIS WEEK

Hoyt

  • Striping was completed, and Hoyt Avenue opened to traffic on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at 4:17 p.m. 
  • The contractor removed con...
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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 11-1-19

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Phase 1 construction is nearing the end! Continued sunny weather is allowing significant progress to be made on tasks involving concrete pouring (road, curb, sidewalks), which are necessary to reopening the construction zone.  Picture below: conc...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 10-25-19

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Phase 1 construction is nearing the end! Next week's sunny weather should enable significant progress to be made on tasks involving concrete pouring (road, curb, sidewalks), which are necessary to reopening the construction zone.  

The Rucker Rene...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 10-18-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

  • The contractor finished the sidewalk work on the west side. Concrete paving outside Goodwill required the store to close early on Tues., Oct. 15. Regular business hours resumed the next day.

Rucker

  • The Rucker/Everett Avenue intersection reopene...
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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 10-11-19

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Notes: 

  • Rucker/Everett Avenue intersection will be closed 10/14-18 for paving where the waterline crossing went in earlier in the project. Detour will be in place.
  • Delays expected going into or out of Aero Apartments garage between 9 a.m. ...
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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 10-4-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor continued to poured curbs and auger signal and light pole bases.

Rucker

Concrete roadway paving continued from California to Hewitt and the east side of Hewitt to Wall. The effort to lower conduit was completed, which allowed the...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 9-27-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor demolished existing west-side sidewalks and began auguring signal and light pole bases and installing conduit, junction boxes and irrigation.

Rucker

Concrete roadway paving from Everett to California continued. The contractor beg...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 9-20-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor completed the east sidewalk with the paving over of the Frontier vault lid.

Rucker looking north from Hewitt

Rucker

The contractor laid storm drain pipe on Hewitt and demolished and graded from California to Hewitt. Concrete roadw...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 9-13-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The sidewalks and curb are almost finished on the east side.

Rucker

The contractor installed storm drain on Hewitt and demolished, graded the roadway from California to Hewitt and laid electrical and irrigation. Phase 2 waterline work included ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 9-6-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor began constructing sidewalks, continued pouring curbs and installed traffic detecting loops. 

Rucker

The contractor installed storm drain on Hewitt and demolished and graded the roadway from California to Hewitt. Phase 2...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: August 30, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 8-30-19

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*A new map showing all three stages of construction, the timing and sequencing for each stage and a listing of affected businesses is now available on the project webpage.

THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor began pouring curbs and continued directional boring and...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: August 23, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 8-23-19

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See this and other images of historical finds from the Rucker Renewal project in the photo gallery.

THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor completed demolition of the east sidewalk and began directional boring and irrigation work in support of creating a new sidewalk...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: August 16, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 8-16-19

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*Note: Extended closure of Hewitt/Rucker intersection coming Monday, August 19. See below for more information.

THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor completed concrete paving and construction of a crosswalk mid-block, near the south end of Imagine Children&rsqu...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 8-9-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor continued concrete paving and work to establish a crosswalk mid-block, near the south end of Imagine Children’s Museum.

Rucker

The contractor continued work on the storm drain and on the waterline.

UPCOMING

Hoyt

Paving will continue...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 8-2-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor completed work on roadway demolition and began concrete paving and work to establish a crosswalk mid-block, near the south end of Imagine Children’s Museum. 

Rucker

The contractor began work on the storm drain, completed...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 7-26-19

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THIS WEEK

Hoyt

The contractor completed work on storm drains, temporary lighting, irrigation, electrical conduit and road demolition except at the Hoyt/Pacific intersection. 

Rucker

Work on the waterline continued. Everett Avenue opened up following ...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: July 22, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update 7-22-19

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LAST WEEK

The contractor completed the bulk of the mobilization for the project.

Hoyt

  • Other completed tasks on Hoyt include erosion control, sawcutting, catch basin installation and roadway demolition.
  • During excavation on Hoyt, railroad ties and spikes were ...
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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update

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THIS WEEK

Big construction began! Jensen Construction began mobilizing on Mon., July 8, closing two blocks of Rucker between Everett and Hewitt, one block of Hoyt between Wall and Pacific, and a half a block of California west of Rucker. Detours are in pla...

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Rucker Renewal Project Updates
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Rucker Renewal project update

1914 Sanborn historic map

Phase 1 of the work to transform Rucker Avenue, between Everett and Hewitt Avenues, and a half a block of California is about to get underway. Construction is expected to begin July 8.

What to expect

  • The contractor will begin work on the two block section o...
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