• 2015 Comprehensive Plan Update Open House

    February 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Brackett Room, 3rd floor City Hall, 121 - 5th Avenue North.

    The open house will feature information on the update process and the work done thus far. Questions and input from the public are welcome. Read more here...
    comp planYou can find out more about the 2015 Comprehensive Plan Update and planning process by clicking here.
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...

Port of Edmonds Approves Funding to Contribute to At-Grade Rail Crossings Alternatives Analysis

(Edmonds - WA) The Port of Edmonds Commissioners unanimously voted on Monday, February 23, 2015, to support the City of Edmonds in its pursuit of funds from the State Legislature to commission an analysis of alternatives for the at-grade rail crossings issue at the Edmonds waterfront.

To see the full press release click here.

2015 Traffic Calming Program

(Edmonds - WA) The City of Edmonds is trying to decrease speeds and reduce cut-through traffic along our local streets in order to increase safety for both vehicles and non-motorized traffic. $20,000 has been budgeted in 2015 for continuance of the City’s Traffic Calming Program. The program consists of a three-phase process: (1) Petition and Review for Qualification; (2) Education / Enforcement; and (3) Installation of Traffic Calming Devices.

To see the full press release and learn more about how to get a location considered click here.

2015 State of the City Address

(Edmonds, WA) On Thursday morning, February 12th at the Edmonds Theater, Mayor Dave Earling gave his 2015 "State of the City" address to a packed house. Joining the Mayor onstage for opening remarks was acclaimed guidebook author and travel TV host Rick Steves of Rick Steves’ Europe and Edmonds School Board President Diana White. The presentation was videotaped by My Edmonds News and can be seen by clicking here.
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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

NEWS OF INTEREST...

March 11 Open House to Kick Off Development Code Update

To kick off a major update of the city’s development code, an open house will be held Wednesday, March 11th between 5:30 and 7:00 pm at the Edmonds City Hall. Find out more here.

Call for Applications for Assistant English Teacher in Japan

escc hekinan(Edmonds, WA) Edmonds Sister City Commission is accepting applications for an Assistant English Teacher (AET) in Hekinan, Japan for a two-year term from August 2015. The AET will supplement the curriculum and lesson plans provided by the Japanese teacher of the class with speaking practice and skills, as well as class presentations when requested. read more

Citizens Economic Development Commission Seeks Student Rep

EDC Seeks Student Rep
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Marina Beach Master Plan Open House - March 4, 6-7:30pm

Marina Beach Master Plan Open House - March 4, 6-7:30pm
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Adopt-A-Flower Basket or Corner Park

ADOPT-A-FLOWER BASKET - DON'T MISS OUT
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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