Five Corners Roundabout Project
Expect traffic delays and pedestrian detours
Five Corners Roundabout 3D Simulation DEA


Mayor Earling Appoints Patrick Doherty to the Community Services Economic Development Director Position

Doherty comp(Edmonds, WA) Mayor Dave Earling is appointing Patrick Doherty to fill the Community Services Economic Development Director position, and will be seeking City Council confirmation on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.  Mr. Doherty is scheduled to begin his work with the City on July 30, 2014. read more

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: 2014 Pavement Preservation Program

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE: 2014 Pavement Preservation Program

(Edmonds – WA) Snohomish County maintenance crews will be applying Bituminous Surface Treatments – or “chip seals” – to several local streets the week of July 21stread more

Help Local Entrepreneurs: Remember to Patronize Five Corners Businesses

5 corners construction 1 comp(Edmonds – WA) With construction of the new five corners roundabout well-underway, the City would like to remind residents that they can help support local entrepreneurs at that intersection by patronizing their establishments. read more

200th St. SW Road Closure

200th St SW Road Closure
Between 76th Avenue West and 80th Avenue West

(Edmonds – WA) The City’s contractor has encountered unexpected soil conditions during deep excavation for the new sewer main in 200th St SW, west of 76th Avenue as part of the City’s annual sewermain replacement project.

Due to soil conditions and public safety, 200th St SW between 76th Ave W and 80th Ave West is closed to through traffic until the new sewermain is completed, expected to be July 23, 2014. Local access will remain open to residents, first responders, mail, garbage, and recycling services for the duration of construction in that area. 

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City Experiencing Technology Complications

(Edmonds – WA) The City of Edmonds has been experiencing technical difficulties over the past week with their phone and email systems. Last week the city’s aging phone system went down and this week the overburdened computer servers suffered the same failure with City staff unable to send or receive emails. read more
The City's email system is back up and running. Over the next couple of months the IT Department will be making upgrades to ensure the system continues to function properly. We thank you for your patience during this time!

Businesses Take the City of Edmonds Green Business Pledge

GreenBusiness web(Edmonds – WA) Congratulations and thank you to our local businesses who took the green business pledge during the first round of pledging: 

Gallery North
Merri Lee Jacobs, PhD Psychologist
Landau Associates
Walnut Street Coffee
Cheesemonger’s Table
City of Edmonds Public Works Department

As part of the City of Edmonds’ efforts to encourage environmental awareness... read more


Edmonds Street Scramble October 25, 2014 - Registration Now Open

Edmonds Street ScrambleEDMONDS STREET SCRAMBLE OCTOBER 25, 2014
For families, friends, runners, cyclists and walking enthusiasts!  With a special map as your guide, find as many checkpoints as you can before time runs out!  Registration now open!

Veterans Plaza Call For Designs

Press Release


FREE Water Conservation Kits

The City of Edmonds is providing a limited number of free water-saver kits to its customers this year. There are two types of water-saver kits available on a first-come first-serve basis, while supplies last.  At this time there is also a limited supply of free automatic shut-off watering timer devices - for use with lawn sprinklers or drip irrigation hoses.  Click here for more information.

2015 Tourism Promotion Award Applications

2015 Tourism Promotion Awards

The City of Edmonds Arts Commission is accepting applications for the 2015 Tourism Promotion Awards program.  The objective of the program is to award contracts for services to promote arts and culture events and programs that attract audience from outside of Edmonds and contribute to cultural tourism. The funding is through a portion of the City of Edmonds Lodging Tax Fund and awards are recommended by the Edmonds Arts Commission to the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee for review and final approval by City Council during the budget process.  Generally awards do not exceed $2,000 per organization. Not for profit arts and cultural organizations are eligible to apply for projects promoting arts and culture programs and events.
Applications are due June 18, 2014. Application forms are available here. 

Summer Camp Registration NOW open!


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The new 2009 Washington State Energy Code is effective beginning January 1, 2011. Click here to see the most significant changes to the residential energy code.

Attention - Residential Fire Sprinklers

Effective November 29, 2010 – All newly constructed single family homes, duplexes and townhouses with over 3,000 square feet of floor area (living space) are required to have an automatic fire sprinkler system installed. The ordinance passed by Edmonds City Council during their November 16, 2010 meeting applies only to new construction and does not have an impact on remodels and/or additions to existing buildings.

Contact the Development Services Department for information.

2009 International Building and Supplemental Code Adoption – effective 7/1/10

  • 2009 International Building Code
  • 2009 International Residential Code
  • 2009 International Mechanical Code
  • 2009 International Fuel Gas Code
  • 2009 International Fire Code
  • 2009 International Existing Building Code
  • 2009 Uniform Plumbing Code
  • 2009 Washington State Energy Code (effective January 1, 2011)
  • 2009 Property Maintenance Code