• Westgate Proposal

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    The Edmonds City Council is currently reviewing proposals for zoning changes in the Westgate commercial area.

    You can find information on the history of this project here along with the current draft of the specific zoning code proposal.

     

Strategic Action Plan

2014 Governor's Smart Communities Award Winner!


 Strategic Action Plan adopted April 2, 2013


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Strategic Action Plan Implementation

2015 Budgeting

"Our mission is to provide a high quality of life for residents and businesses, and a legacy for future generations by preserving and enhancing our historic waterfront community"  Mayor Earling's 2015 Budget Address.

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The City of Edmonds 2015 Adopted Budget is available [here]. 

NEWS HIGHLIGHTS...

Date Set for Mayor Earling's 2015 State of the City Address

(Edmonds, WA) Mark your calendars for Thursday morning, February 12th, for the 2015 State of the City Address presented by Mayor Dave Earling.  Mayor Earling will discuss the successes and challenges of the past year, projects and goals for the coming year, and long-term strategies for 2015 and beyond.

Delivering opening remarks for the Mayor will be acclaimed guidebook author and travel TV host Rick Steves of Rick Steves’ Europe, and Edmonds School Board President Diana White.

The event starts at 8:30 am at the Edmonds Theater located at 415 Main Street in downtown Edmonds and will conclude by 9:30 am. It is open to the public and will be videotaped by MyEdmondsNews.com for broadcast on their website as well as the City’s government channel.

For more information, please contact Carolyn LaFave at 425.771.0247 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   
    Diana White                   
 Rick Steves

Notice of Edmonds City Council Vacancy for Position #2

 

NOTICE OF EDMONDS CITY COUNCIL VACANCY FOR POSITION #2

The City Council of the City of Edmonds is accepting applications from qualified Edmonds’ residents to be considered for appointment to a vacancy on the Edmonds City Council for position #2.

Please see Press Release

To access Council Application Form for Council Position No. 2 click here.

 

Mayor Earling Appoints Linda W.Y. Coburn to the Municipal Court Judge Position

Linda Coburn - BW 2(Edmonds, WA) Mayor Dave Earling is pleased to announce the appointment of Linda W.Y. Coburn to fill the Municipal Court Judge position. The City Council officially confirmed this appointment and conducted the oath of office on Tuesday, January 13, 2015.  Ms. Coburn will begin her work on the bench today, January 14, 2015. read more

City of Edmonds Hit with Unexpectedly Large Bill from Fire District 1 for Retroactive Employment Contract

(Edmonds – WA) Edmonds Mayor Dave Earling announced Tuesday that the City of Edmonds, together with the cities of Mountlake Terrace and Brier, has received word from Fire District 1 leadership that, pursuant to contracts with their union personnel, the cities now owe retroactive payment for represented employee pay raises accruing from 2013 and 2014. For the City of Edmonds the bill amounts to $1.67 million.  read more

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

Mayor Earling Hosts Town Hall on Growing Train Traffic Concerns

train town hall 5179 comp(Edmonds, WA)  On Thursday, October 2nd, Edmonds Mayor Dave Earling hosted a Trains Town Hall to discuss what experts predict may be an alarming increase in train traffic through Edmonds. The public event was held in the Plaza Room of the Edmonds Library and included panelists: Sean Ardussi, Senior Planner, Puget Sound Regional Council; Terry Finn, Consultant, Burlington Northern-Santa Fe Railroad; Stephanie Solien, Vice President, Board of Directors, Climate Solutions; and Bob Watters, Senior Vice President, SSA Marine. Amy Scarton from Washington State Department of Transportation and Fire Chief Ed Widdis of Snohomish County Fire District 1 also provided comments.

At the meeting it was reported that the Department of Ecology had just issued their Washington State Marine & Rail Oil Transportation Study Preliminary Findings & Recommendations. That document can be viewed in its entirety here.

To view the MyEdmondsNews.com video of the Trains Town Hall meeting please click here.

Photo courtesy of Larry Vogel, MyEdmondsNews.com




NEWS OF INTEREST...

City Park Water Spray Park - Request for Proposal (RFP)

CITY PARK WATER SPRAY PARK RFP
More Info | Deadline 9:00am February, 12, 2015


Update on Edmonds -- Winter 2015

The Winter 2015 Edition of "Update on Edmonds" is available. Check it out...
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City Launches Facebook Page

facebook(Edmonds - WA)  The City of Edmonds has launched a new Facebook page as part of its ongoing effort to enhance communications with the community. The City adopted its social media policy last Fall, with the goal of launching a Facebook page in the new year. read more

Citizens Economic Development Commission Openings

logoThe City of Edmonds is currently seeking applicants to fill an opening on the Citizens Economic Development Commission, see press release here.

For more information, or an application, please visit our Boards & Commissions' webpage or contact the Mayor's Office by phone 425.771.0247 or email.


Concessions in Parks - Request for Proposal (RFP)

Concessions in Parks - Request for Proposal (RFP)
Press Release | More Info | Deadline 4:30pm January 30, 2015

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What's New-building div stuff

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