General Permit Assistance

The City of Edmonds is proud to announce that the 238th St SW Island and 7th & Alder Ramps Project is moving forward to construction!  

This project, funded by a combination of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and City transportation funds, will rehabilitate the traffic island on the west side of the intersection of 238th St SW and Edmonds Way as well as install new curb ramps at the corner of 7th Ave S and Alder St.

Bids were opened on April 23rd and McCann Construction Enterprises submitted the lowest bid.  Council awarded a contract in the amount of $269,708.00 to McCann on May 21st. 

If you have any project questions, please contact Ryan Hague at 425.771.0220 or send an email to

Development Code Update

New Stormwater Code in effect.   
Click HERE for more info.

Permitting Contacts

Development Services Department
121 5th Ave N
Edmonds, WA 98020

Phone: 425-771.0220
Fax: 425.771.0221

M, T, Th, F: 8am to 4:30pm
Wed 8:30am to Noon
The switchboard is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  425.771.0220


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Building & Code News

2019 Development Fees

New development fees - available here - as of January 1, 2019.


Sign Code Updated

The City's sign code has recently been updated, modifying how downtown sidewalk signs are regulated as well as improving some other more general sign code provisions. A summary can be found here, along with an application form.


Building Codes Updated

The 2015 International Building Codes as adopted by the City of Edmonds take effect on July 1, 2016.


Carbon Monoxide detectors

Updated information on the State requirements for CO detectors are shown in the attached memo.