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To get more information about Edmonds Parks click here.
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Mayor Earling's 2015 State of the City

To view the 2015 State of the City Address please click here.
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Strategic Action Plan

March 2015 the City Council will review an implementation guide for the Strategic Plan.
Download PDF or click here for more information
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Comp Plan Update 2015

The Comprehensive Plan is being updated in 2015. A number of updates are being made, including a major update to the City's Transportation Plan... click here to track progress online.
This division of Public Works provides maintenance services for the City's infrastructure (streets, sidewalks, water, sewer, storm drains).  Operations and Maintenance also provides internal support for maintenance of City owned facilities and equipment.  The following make up this division:

 
Street Maintenance - City crews maintain and improve city streets, shoulders, alleys, sidewalks, street signs, traffic markings, signal control devices, bicycle/pedestrian facilities, roadside vegetation, and public right-of-way street lighting.
 
 
Storm and Surface Water Utility - The Edmonds storm drainage system is composed of streams, lakes, wetlands, storm detention sistes, pipes and ditches - all of which outfall to the Puget Sound.  City crews perform maintenance and repairs to the entire system to reduce flooding, improve water quality and preserve the environment.  These maintenance activities include inspection and cleaning of catch basins, street sweeping, emergency flooding response, creek maintenance, inspection and monitoring of private stormwater detention systems, and minor capital improvement project construction.
 
 
Water Utility / Drinking Water Quality - City crews are responsible for the maintenance and operation of the City's water distribution system for a constant and safe delivery of potable water to over 9,700 accounts. 
 
 
Wastewater / Sewer Utility - Water and sanitary waste that leaves the inside of your home or business enters the Edmonds sewer system and flows through city-owned and maintained pipes into the Edmonds and Lynnwood Wastewater Treatment Plants.  City staff provides maintenance and repair of City systems to ensure federal and state standards are met for water quality, plant-generated air, effluent, and solids.
 
 
Garbage, Recycling, and Waste Prevention - Private hauling companies provide curbside garbage collection, recycling and yard waste services.  The waste prevention and recycling program includes public education and awareness of all aspects of solid waste management.  For more information call Steve Fisher, the Recycling Coordinator at 425.771.0235 or email to recycleguy@ci.edmonds.wa.us
 
 
Facilities Maintenance - City staff is responsible for 20 major buildings in the City.  Staff performs custodial, maintenance and capital construction activities in an effort to provide a safe, clean, and healthy environment.
 
 
Fleet Maintenance - The Fleet Division staff of three manage the purchasing, maintenance and surplus of over 165 pieces of equipment, including city vehicles for various City departments ... Public Works, Parks and Recreation, Community Services and Police.  
 
 

Summer Camp Registration Open

Summer Camp Registration NOW Open

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Visit edmondscamps.org for 2015 summer camp information!

NEW Wildlife of Edmonds Poster

Free copies of this great new resource are available for pick up at the Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main Street, Edmonds. The 2-sided, folded poster, funded in part through a grant from the Hubbard Family Foundation, features photographic portraits of local species (many by local photographers), habitat information and suggestions for actions that citizens can take to help protect wildlife and watersheds.  Poster

Edmonds City Council Vacancy for Position #2 HAS BEEN FILLED BY MIKE NELSON

EDMONDS CITY COUNCIL VACANCY FOR POSITION # 2 HAS BEEN FILED BY MIKE NELSON

Marina Beach Master Plan Virtual Open House-open until March 20

Please visit the Marina Beach Master Plan Virtual Open House to provide your input at http://marinabeach.publicmeeting.info through March 20. The City of Edmonds is in the process of creating a Master Plan for Marina Beach Park, which includes alternatives for daylighting Willow Creek. Community involvement is a key component of the planning process. For more information call 425.771.0230.

Open House kicks 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 Council Chambers. Find out more here.

Seeking Adventurous Travelers

Students gain international understanding with exchange program

student delegates parade cropped(Edmonds, WA) Do you want to... explore new places? learn a new culture? try new foods? meet new people? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then we have an opportunity for you! read more

Picnic Shelter Reservations Open

Picnic Shelter Reservations
Picnic Shelters can be rented from April 1 through September 30. City Park has three shelters and a gazebo, and Hickman Park has one shelter that can be reserved for your enjoyment. The cost per shelter Monday thru Thursday is $110 and $125 on Friday thru Sundays. The gazebo is $60 per reservation. Ball field reservations are $10R and $12NR per hour with a three hour maximum.  For shelter availabilty contact Edmonds Parks & Recreation at 425.771.0230 or visit shelter rental information at rentals.edmondswa.gov

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

Edmonds Strategic Plan

Strategic Action  Plan

Update on Edmonds -- Winter 2015

The Winter 2015 Edition of "Update on Edmonds" is available. Check it out...
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Chaperone Opportunity for 2015 Student Delegation to Hekinan, Japan

(Edmonds – WA) The Edmonds Sister City Commission is accepting applications from teachers interested in co-leading the annual student visit to Hekinan, Japan during the last two weeks of July 2015. This program was started in 1988 and has organized visits for over 500 middle and high school aged students to and from Hekinan, Japan. Chaperones stay with a host family in Hekinan and travel costs are paid by the Commission.

The 2014 delegation chaperones, Edmonds School District teachers Karyn Heinekin and Phil Onishi, recently shared highlights of their trip with the Edmonds City Council. They both expressed what a “fabulous opportunity this was for them to travel to Japan and experience the Japanese culture” and also talked about “building lasting relationships with many of the people they met in Hekinan”. read more

Westgate Proposals

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.