PRESS RELEASES

Press releases are organized chronologically by year.  As a convenience, below right are the Police releases. Also for breaking information check Public Works tweets.

City Press Releases by Year

2016

09/22/16   Mayor Announces Mary Ann Hardie is City's New Human Resources Director
09/14/16   Open House Scheduled to Share Results of Recent Community Livability Survey
09/14/16   New Drive-Up Mailbox Opens at Edmonds Library
09/09/16   City of Edmonds Seeks to Fill Available Position on Diversity Commission
09/07/16   Public Invited to Weigh in on Narrowed List of Alternatives to At-Grade Rail Crossings along Edmonds waterfront at Open House Sept. 14th
08/24/16   2017 Sewer Replacement Project - Local Street & Path Closure
08/17/16   Edmonds Fishing Pier Partial Reopening Delayed until September 2 at 9 am
08/17/16   Edmonds National Citizen Survey Released
08/11/16   Edmonds Fishing Pier Partial Reopening Set for August 19, 2016 4 pm
08/02/16   Community Invited to Mayor's Town Hall at Faith Community Church
07/20/16   Edmonds First Washington City to Sign On to Sustainable Cities Partnership
07/19/16   Construction Notice - CIPP Installation on Sunset Avenue
07/15/16   Kick-Off of the Dayton St. Utility Replacement Project
07/15/16   Development Services Open House July 27
07/14/16   Public Meetings on Stormwater Code Update Scheduled for July 20, 2016
07/13/16   City Council Reinstates Human Resource Director Position
07/08/16   Mayor Earling Calls Dallas Police Shootings 'Heartbreaking'; Urges Community to Increase Efforts to Promote Tolerance and Respect for All
07/08/16   Construction Notice - LID Stormwater Project in Southwest Edmonds, Local Street Closure Expected
07/06/16   Join us for a "Walk Back in Time" at the Edmonds Memorial Cemetery & Columbarium, July 21, 2016 1:00 PM
07/05/16   City Asks Residents to Respond to Survey about Government Services and State of City
06/28/16   Please Wait Until After 6 pm on July 3rd to Put Out Chairs for 4th of July Parade
06/28/16   Edmonds Diversity Commission Invites Community to Join in 4th of July parade
06/24/16   2016 Pavement Overlays to Begin the Week of June 27th
06/21/16   76th Ave W @ 212th St. SW Intersection Improvements - Construction Phase Update
06/15/16   Edmonds Fishing Pier Rehab - Extra funds secured, scheduled to open August 16, 2016
06/14/16   Civic Center Master Plan Open House
06/14/16   Hazard Mitigation Plan Open House - we need your input!
06/03/16   Edmonds Sister City Commissing Looking for Host Families
06/01/16   Construction of the 2016 Waterline Replacement Project
05/17/16   Edmonds Fishing Pier Rehab - Closure Extension
05/17/16   Open House on Highway 99 Subarea Plan May 19pen House on Highway 99 Subarea Plan May 19
05/17/16   Edmonds Sister City Commission seeks Applicants for Assistant Language Teacher in Japan
05/05/16   After Lengthy Review and Debate - City Council Approves Critical Areas Ordinance
05/05/16   Narrowed List of Alternatives for Edmonds Waterfront Access Study to be Presented at May 12 Open House
05/04/16   Cemetery Board invites the public to the Edmonds Memorial Day Program 2016
05/02/16 Community Invited to Mayor's Town Hall at Meadowdale Clubhouse
05/02/16 May 11th Ribbon Cutting Event to Celebrate the Completion of 'Missing Link' on 228th Street in Edmonds
04/26/16 Edmonds Sister City Commission Seeks New Commissioners
04/26/16 City Participates in Take our Daughters and Sons to Work Day - April 28, 2016
04/22/16 City Releases Fire and Emergency Medical Services Efficiency Assessment
04/19/16 Governor Grants City-Requested Veto
03/22/16 Workshop on Highway 99 Subarea Planning
03/08/16 Workshop on Highway 99 Planning
03/01/16 Construction to Close Edmonds Fishing Pier Mid-March through June
02/26/16 Permit Center will reopen on Wednesdays starting March 2
02/23/16 International Travel for Students ~ Deadline to apply extended to March 23, 2016
02/17/16 Historic Preservation Commission seeks New Member 
02/17/16 Deadline Extended for Applications to New Economic Development Commission
02/12/16 Civic Field Master Plan RFQ
02/03/16 Community Celebrates City's Purchase of Civic Field at Mayor's Signing Ceremony
02/03/16 Council and Mayor Approve New Citizens Economic Development Commission
02/02/16 Adopt-A-Flower Basket Program
01/27/16 Mayor Invites Public to Celebrate City's Purchase of Civic Field at Signing Ceremony on February 3rd
01/21/16 Progress Report on Edmonds Waterfront Access study to be Presented at January 27 Open House
01/19/16 Marina Beach Park Play Structure (RFP)
01/15/16    5th Avenue S Closed for Sanitary Sewer Work on Tuesday, January 19th.
01/12/16    Edmonds Diversity Commission Launches First Year of Activity
01/11/16    Join Mayor and City Leaders for 2016 State of the City Address
01/05/16    Permit Center to re-open on Wednesdays in mid-February 2016 to meet public demand. 
01/04/16    Celebration of Lights Thank You
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2015

12/17/15   Edmonds Citizens' Tree Board Extends Tree Board Application Period
12/14/15   Open house for code update conceptspen house for code update concepts
12/09/15   City Secures Funding to Fix 'Missing Link' on 238th Street
12/08/15   Chaperone Opportunity for 2016 Student Delegation to Hekinan, Japan
11/18/15    PlanningBoard Seeks new alternate member
11/17/15   Giving Trees at City Hall and Frances Anderson Center 
11/17/15   Fostering Global Citizenship
11/13/15   Community Invited to Discuss Waterfront Access Study - November 18th Public Meeting
11/12/15   Celebration of Lights
11/4/15   ADB seeks three new members
10/29/15   Community Invited to Mayor's Town Hall at Senior Center
10/22/15   Bike 2 Health Open House
10/21/15   Sunset Walkway Survey
10/15/15   Edmonds Citizens' Tree Board Seeks New Member to Fill Vacancy
10/05/15   Tetra Tech Engineering Recommended for Alternatives Analysis
10/01/15   Deadline for Diversity Commission Applications Extended to October 16, 2015
09/30/15   Rain Garden Community Planting Event - October 10, 2015
09/25/15   Critical Area Regulations Update Public Hearing
09/21/15   Deadline for Diversity Commission Applications - September 30, 2015
09/18/15   New Program Offers Funding To Promote More Walkable Communities
09/15/15   Historic Preservation Seeks New Members
09/14/15   Sister City Commission Seeks Student Representative
09/08/15   City of Edmonds Seeks Citizens to Serve on Diversity Commission
08/27/15   238th St. Walkway & Drainage Improvements - Construction Notice
08/27/15   220th Street SW Overlay and Bike Lane Project - Construction Notice
08/24/15   Sound Transit Representative Joins Mayor's Advisory Task Force
08/05/15   Presentation on 2015 Edmonds Historic Survey
08/03/15   Former Edmonds Mayors to Gather for Historic Meeting on City's 125th Anniversaryormer Edmonds Mayors to Gather for Historic Meeting on City's 125th Anniversary
07/29/15   Mayor Appoints Advisory Task Force to Help Guide City through Edmonds Railway Crossing Study
07/17/15   Mayor's Climate Protection Committee Seeks New Members
06/23/15   Momentum Builds for Improved Rail Crossings with Added Funding from BNSF Railway
06/22/15   Planning Board Special Meeting Notice
06/11/15   Planning Board Makes Recommendation to Council On 2015 Comp. Plan Update
06/09/15   Historic Schumacher Building joins Register of Historic Placesistoric Schumacher Building joins Register of Historic Places
06/09/15   Open House for Draft Citywide Plan Updateor Draft Citywide Plan Update
06/09/15   Community Invited to Mayor's Town Hall
06/03/15   Public Invited to Open House and Hearing for Comprehensive Plan Update
06/03/15   Seeking Caring Host Families
06/02/15   Construction of the 2015 Sanitary Sewer Replacement Project
06/01/15   Rain Garden Workshop at Edmonds PCC Market
06/01/15   City Seeks Citizens to Serve on Economic Development Commission
05/29/15   City Recommends Rejecting Proposed Edmonds Tree Ordinance
05/28/15   Edmonds Receives State Funding to Study Solutions to Blocked Railroad Crossings 
05/28/15   Construction of the 2015 Waterline Replacement Project
05/14/15   228th Street SW Corridor Improvements Project - Construction Notice
05/01/15   Development Services Permit Counter Hours to Change
04/24/15   Marina Beach Open House #2
04/20/15   Earth Day Reminder From City: Please Avoid Plastic Bags!
04/10/15   Adopt-A-Flower Basket Don't Miss Out
04/08/15   220th Street SW Overlay & Bike Lane Project
03/31/15   City Launches New Website
03/30/15   Edmonds Citizens' Tree Board Seeks New Members to Fill Upcoming Vacancies
03/18/15 238th St. SW Walkway and Drainage Improvements - Public Meeting, March 18th at 6pm
03/17/15 Seeking Adventurous Travelers
03/05/15 Open House for Development Code Updates
03/02/15 Call for Applications for Assistant English Teacher in Japan
03/02/15 Port of Edmonds Approves Funding to Contribute to At-Grade Rail Crossings Alternatives Analysis
02/11/15 Public Open House on Transportation Options for Westgate Area
02/11/15 Public Open House on the 2015 Comprehensive Plan Update
02/10/15   2015 Traffic Calming Program
02/02/15   2015 State of the City Address
02/02/15   Planning Board Seeks New Alternate Member
01/14/15 Mayor Earling Appoints Linda W.Y. Coburn to the Municipal Court Judge Position
01/13/15 Date Set for Mayor Earling's 2015 State of the City Address
01/12/15 City of Edmonds Launches Facebook Page
01/12/15 City Seeks Applicants to Serve on Economic Development Commission
01/12/15 Notice of Edmonds City Council Vacancy for Postion No. 2
01/08/15 Make Your Picnic Shelter Reservation beginning February 2, 2015
01/05/15 City Receives $157,331 Salmon Recovery Grant for Willow Creek Daylighting Project  
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2014

 

 
10/14/2014

Edmonds Way (SR-104) and 100th Ave Night Work

10/14/2014

Hutt Park Vandalized Tree Relacement Report Available

10/13/2014

EDMONDS CITIZENS’ TREE BOARD SEEKS NEW MEMBERS

9/29/2014 Seeking Members for Citizens Economic Development Commission
9/25/2014 Seeking Members for Transportation Committee
9/23/2014 Mayor Earling Hosts Town Hall on Growing Train Traffic Concerns
9/16/2014 City of Edmonds Hit with Unexpectedly large Bill from Fire District 1 for Retroactive Employment Contract
8/28/2014 Five Corners Roundabout Project - TRAFFIC REVISION
8/28/2014 72nd Avenue West Traffic Interruption between 212th & 216th Streets Southwest
8/19/2014 Mayor Earling Schedules Second Town Hall
8/18/2014 Edmonds Planning Board Seeks New Members
8/7/2014 Edmonds Tree Board Open House
7/30/2014 Community Meeting Notice - Perrinville Stormwater Study
7/30/2014 Edmonds Street Scramble October 25, 2014
7/23/2014 2014 Pavement Preservation Program DELAYED
7/22/2014 Call for Designs for the Future Edmonds Veterans Plaza
7/18/2014 CONSTRUCTION NOTICE
7/18/2014 Mayor Appoints Patrick Doherty to Community Services Economic Development Director Position
7/18/2014 Help Local Entrepreneurs: Remember to Patronize Five Corners Businesses
7/16/2014 200th Street SW Road Closure
7/10/2014 July is Park and Recreation Month
7/3/2014 City Park Playground Ribbon Cutting
6/18/2014 Mayor Earling Appointed to AWC Ad Hoc Freight Rail Committee
6/17/2014 City Experiencing Technology Complications
6/13/2014 Yost Pool Update
6/9/2014 Businesses Take the City of Edmonds Green Business Pledge
6/2/2014 City of Edmonds Seeks Citizen to serve on CEDC
5/30/2014 Edmonds to Get Governor's Smart Communities Award
5/28/2014 Yost Pool Opening Delay
5/21/2014 Mayor Earling Schedules Town Hall
5/20/2014 Public Meeting Notice - Sherwood and Madrona School Walkway Projects
4/30/2014 Construction Notice - Annual Sewer Replacement Projects
4/8/2014 Farewell Planned for Stephen Clifton
4/2/2014 City of Edmonds Community Services and Economic Development Director Stephen Clifton departing for job opportunity with Snohomish County
3/20/2014 Planning Board Seeking New Member
3/11/2014 Applicants Wanted for Disability Board Citizen-At-Large Position
2/26/2014 City Hires New Finance Director
2/25/2014 International Travel Opportunity for Students ~ Deadline Extension
2/11/2014 Mayor Earling Announces State of the City Address
1/31/2014 Parks, Recreation and Open Space Draft Plan Ready for Citizen Review
1/9/2014 Finance Director Roger Neumaier Resigns
1/3/2014 Edmonds Receives $200,000 Grant


 

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2013

 


 
12/18/2013 Notice of Vacancy for City Council Position #6
12/05/2013 Councilmember Frank Yamamoto Resigns
12/03/2013 Citizen-At-Large to the Disability Board
12/02/2013 Point Edwards Building 10 Decision Postponed
11/25/2013 Library Board Seeks New Member
11/19/2013 Edmonds Planning Board Seeks New Alternate Member
11/19/2013 Edmonds Cemetery Board Seeks New Members
11/19/2013 Edmonds Sister city Commission Seeks 2 New Commissioners
11/19/2013 Architecural Design Board Seeks Member
11/12/2013  Economic Development Commission Openings
11/05/2013 2014 Historic Edmonds Calendar Available Now - for Free
10/23/2013 Automatic Payment Options Now Available for City Utility Customers
08/28/2013 Puget Sound Bird Fest in Edmonds September 6-8
08/21/2013 5th Avenue S. Overlay Project - Construction Notice
08/13/2013 Edmonds Receives Perrinville Creek Ecology Stormwater Grant
08/12/2013 Architectural Design Board Seeks Member
08/05/2013 Mayor Earling Appointed to the AWC Legislative Committee
07/31/2013 Puget Sound Bird Fest
07/23/2013 City of Edmonds Wastewater Treatment Plant Meets Energy Challenge Goals
07/23/2013 City of Edmonds Wastewater Treatment Plant Protects Water Quality
06/25/2013 THE ARTS MEAN BUSINESS IN EDMONDS
06/24/2013 Edmonds Economic Development Commission Openings
06/13/2013 Edmonds Sister City Commission Receives Hazel Miller Foundation Award
06/13/2013 Public Open House - Dayton St & SR104 Drainage Alternatives Study
06/12/2013 Architectural Design Board Seeks New Member
05/28/2013 Edmonds Sister City Commission Seeks New Commissioner
05/22/2013 Hekinan Delegation Coming to Edmonds
05/10/2013 Edmonds Sister City Commission Seeks a New Commissioner
04/23/2013 Edmonds Cemetery Board Seeks New Member
04/22/2013 Edmonds Receives $494K for Sidewalks near Madrona Elementary
04/09/13 Port of Edmonds Withdraws Land Use Application
04/05/2013 Edmonds Tree Board Seeks New Members
03/28/2013 Edmonds Egg Hunt Saturday --Revised
03/28/2013 Edmonds Egg Hunt this Saturday
03/15/2013 76th Avenue Sewer and Water Improvements
03/12/2013 Application Deadline Extended for Assistant English Teacher Hekinan Japan
03/06/2013 Mayor Earling's "State of the City Address"
02/25/2013 Edmonds' City Hall Receives Energy Star Rating
02/19/2013 Mayor Earling to Give State of the City Address
02/19/2013 Edmonds Tree Board Seeks New Member
02/19/2013 Edmonds Cemetery Board Seeks New Members
02/14/2013 Call for Applications for Assistant English Teacher in Japan
 02/12/2013  28-Member Mayor's Delegation Going to Hekinan Japan
02/02/2013

City Finance Director Resigns

 


 

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2012

 


 
12/31/2012 Edmonds Sister City Commission Hosts Information Night for 25th Anniversary Hekinan, Japan Delegation Visit
12/28/2012 City of Edmonds Holds Transportation Public Meeting
12/20/2012 Edmonds Sister City Commission Seeks Student Representative
12/14/2012 Historic Preservation Commission Seeks New Members
12/05/2012 Historic Preservation Commission 2013 Calendar on Sale
12/03/2012 City of Edmonds Hosts Giving Trees
11/30/2012 Edmonds Citizens' Tree Board Seeking 2 New Members
11/29/2012 City of Edmonds Seeks Citizens to Serve on Economic Development Commission
11/19/2012 Order Your Edmonds Historic Preservation 2013 Calendar NOW
11/14/2012 Edmonds Historic Preservation Commission 2013 Calendar
11/08/2012 Library Board Seeks New Member
11/01/2012 Sound Transit negotiates proposed parking agreement
10/31/2012 Edmonds City Council Approves Medical Benefits Change for Employees
10/31/2012 City Council Approves Voluntary Separation Program
10/12/2012 Moody’s Affirms Credit Rating for the City of Edmonds
10/03/2012 Edmonds Businesses Are Open During Construction
09/27/2012 State Route 99 International District Enhancement Project Groundbreaking
09/20/2012 Shalish Crossing LLC Purchases Antique Mall Property
09/19/2012 Talbot Road Closure Extension
09/17/2012 City of Edmonds Economic Development Commission Seeks Student Representative
09/14/2012 Edmonds Citizens' Tree Board Now Accepting Applications for Student Representative
08/31/2012 City of Edmonds Voluntary Separation Incentive Program
08/29/2012 Historic Allen House Joins Edmonds Register of Historic Places
08/28/2012 Edmonds Sister City Commission Seeks New Members
08/24/2012 Architectural Design Board Seeks Member
08/22/2012 City Employees Receive Service Awards
08/14/2012 Harbor Square Master Plan
08/01/2012 City Newsletter Makes a Comeback
07/09/2012 On the Fence Installation "Rise Above" by Dustin Whaley
07/06/2012 Literary Arts Workshop Series: College Place Middle School
07/03/2012 Local Groups Plan "DON'T BLOCK OUR BEACH" Rally
07/02/2012 July is Park & Recreation Month
06/21/2012 City of Edmonds Receives 2012 AWC Municipal Excellence Award for "Going Green"
06/17/2012 City of Edmonds Awarded $5.21M in Federal Transportation Grants
06/07/2012 Edmonds Planning Board Seeks New Alternate Member
06/07/2012 Interurban Trail Ribbon Cutting June 19 at 2 p.m.
05/15/2012 Economic Development Commission Openings
05/15/2012 Burlington Northern Making Repairs to Rock Seawalls
05/08/2012 City Announces Hiring Freeze
05/01/2012 Roundtable Forum Hosted by City, Port, Swedish/Edmonds & Chamber
04/18/201 City Seeks Citizens for Metropolitan Parks District Exploratory Committee
04/10/2012 Strategic Plan Open House May 3, 2012
04/09/2012 Notice of Edmonds City Council Vacancy
04/04/2012 Transportation Benefit District Annual Report 2010 & 2012
04/04/2012 Economic Development Commission Openings
03/28/2012 Mayor Freezes Out-of-State Travel
03/21/2012 Adopt-A-Flower Basket Program
03/09/2012 Request For Proposals (RFP): Concessions in Parks
02/28/12 $12,000 from Floretum Garden Club for Hazel Miller Plaza
02/28/2012 Strategic Planning & Visioning Charrettes
02/22/2012 Rob Chave Named Interim Director of Development Services
02/10/2012 Puget Sound Bird Fest in Edmonds September 7-9, 2012
02/09/2012 Library Board Seeks New Member
01/30/2012 End in Sight for 5th Avenue South Watermain Work
01/19/2012 Edmonds' City Engineer Rob English Elected New Co-Chair of ICC
01/19/2012 City Seeks Citizens for Openings on Compensation Commission
01/18/2012 City Hall to Close Early Due to Weather
01/12/2012 City Releases Cole Investigation Report - Press Release
Cole Investigation - Final Report
01/12/2012 Architectural Design Board Seeks Member
01/09/2012 Mayor Dave Earling Opens his Door for Public Conversations
01/05/2012 Tree Board Seeks 3 New Members
  

 

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