General Permit Assistance

The City of Edmonds is proud to announce that the 238th St SW Walkway Project is moving forward to construction!  

This project, funded by a combination of Transportation Improvement Board (TIB) grants and City stormwater funds, will fill in the gaps that currently exist in the sidewalk system on the north side of 238th St SW between Edmonds Way and SR99.  The project will also install a mid-block crossing with flashing beacons, improvements to the traffic island on the east side of the intersection of 238th St SW and Edmonds Way, and associated minor stormwater improvements.

Bids were opened on February 15th and Thomco Construction submitted the lowest bid.  Council awarded a contract in the amount of $453,528.10 to Thomco on March 6th. 

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

Construction Begins on 238th St SW Walkway!

On April 2nd, Thomco Construction moved on to 238th ST SW to begin work on sidewalk improvements.  The project is expected to wrap up sometime in June and will be followed-up with a full width pavement overlay sometime this summer.
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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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Development Code Update

New Stormwater Code in effect.   
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New development fees - available here - as of January 1, 2019.


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


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