PROGRAM INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO BAD WEATHER
With Edmonds School District closed today (FRIDAY) all Parks & Rec morning classes are cancelled. Call Edmonds Parks & Rec after Noon to verify status of afternoon and evening classes 425.771.0230.
Horticulturist is Credited with Beautifying City by Overseeing Downtown Flower Baskets (Edmonds, WA)
– Senior Parks Maintenance Worker Debra Dill has been voted the City of Edmonds 2016 Employee of the Year by her colleagues. The award was announced by Mayor Dave Earling at the City’s annual Holiday Brunch at City Hall on Tuesday. Debra Dill works as a Senior Parks Maintenance Worker/Horticulturist in the City’s Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services Department. She recently obtained her arborist certification and is credited with beautifying our community by maintaining and overseeing the flower baskets around Edmonds. read more
City Budget Addresses Community, School and Pedestrian Safety Needs, Homelessness, and Pressing Infrastructure Demands (Edmonds, WA)
– The Edmonds City Council unanimously approved the City of Edmonds 2017 Budget at the December 6th
city council meeting, which emphasizes public safety and community health and well-being. The $97,603,398 budget includes funding for a part-time parking enforcement officer, a school resource officer at Edmonds-Woodway High School, lighting at Pine Street and Highway 104, pedestrian safety training, and funding for critical infrastructure projects. read more
Friday, December 9, 2016 until close of business ~ By direction of Governor Inslee, flags are to be flown at half-staff in memory of Tacoma Police Officer Reginald "Jake" Gutierrez killed in the line of duty on Wednesday, November 30th.
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 until close of business ~ By direction of Governor Inslee, flags are to be flown at half-staff for National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day was created by Congress in 1994 in honor of those Americans killed or injured as a result of the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.
(Edmonds - WA) The Edmonds Fishing Pier will be closed for final repairs from November 28th to December 2nd 2016 from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm. read more
City Partners with Chamber, Port and Owners of Local Office Properties to Showcase Edmonds to Prospective Businesses
(Edmonds, WA) - The City of Edmonds, together with the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce, Port of Edmonds and the owners of several office properties are hosting a Get-To-Know Edmonds event on Tuesday, November 29th from 2:00 to 3:30 pm intended to showcase Edmonds to prospective businesses, and regional commercial real estate brokers. Hopes are more office-based businesses, of all types, will see the benefits of locating in the charming seaside town due to its high quality of life and relaxed atmosphere, while still within the strategic Seattle metropolitan area. read more
Get-To-Know Edmonds | Tuesday, November 29, 2016 | 2 - 3:30 pm | Plaza Room above Edmonds Library - 650 Main Street, Edmonds
Monday, November 14, 2016 until close of business ~ By direction of Governor Jay Inslee, Flags are to be flown at half-staff in memory of State Senator Andy Hill who passed away on October 31, 2016.
After a Year of Study and Public Engagement, Task Force’s Top Recommendation Is Single-Lane Emergency Access/Pedestrian-Bicycle Connector from Edmonds Street to Waterfront (Edmonds, WA) - Last night, Tuesday, November 7th, at the Edmonds City Council meeting, Mayor Dave Earling unveiled his recommendations for alternatives to the at-grade rail crossings at Main and Dayton Streets on the heels of a set of findings and recommendations issued by his appointed Advisory Task Force upon the culmination of their 13-month process. read more
(Edmonds, WA) There is no better way to build international understanding than immersion in another culture. Edmonds students have a unique opportunity to experience the day to day life, language, and traditions of Japan through an exchange program coordinated by the Edmonds Sister City Commission. read more
Highway 99 Area Plan to Be Featured at Open House
Highlights of a new draft Highway 99 Area plan will be presented during an open house November 10, at the Swedish Edmonds hospital, 21601 76th
Ave W., 4th
floor conference room. The public is welcome to drop by the open house anytime between 6:00 and 8:00 pm. A slideshow about the plan will be given at 6:30 pm.
Developing a plan for both land use and transportation issues has been underway for nearly a year. The first view of the plan will take place at the open house. After hearing discussion, City staff and the consultant team will make any revisions and invite more public input.
The draft Highway 99 Area plan will be presented to the Planning Board next month. The Planning Board will then hold a public hearing and make a recommendation to the City Council. The City Council will likely discuss the draft plan in early 2017. Click here for the event flyer.