Town hall meetings will be held Feb. 25

  • Tue Feb 21st, 2012 7:35pm

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Town hall meetings will be held Feb. 25

State lawmakers from the 21st District are holding two town hall meetings Feb. 25. The district includes Edmonds, Mukilteo, Lynnwood and portions of Mountlake Terrace and Everett.

Sen. Paull Shin, and Reps. Mary Helen Roberts and Marko Liias will speak about the legislative session and answer questions from the community.

Times and locations for the town halls are:

• 10:30-11:30 a.m., Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd.

• 1:30-2:30 p.m., Edmonds City Council Chambers, 250 Fifth Ave.

BUSINESS NEWS

Chamber fashion show set for April 26

Edmonds merchants have set April 26 as the date for their upcoming spring fashion show and dinner at the Edmonds Conference Center, 201 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds.

For information and tickets call 425-332-7114.

Reverse mortgage information session

HomeStreet Bank is offering a free brunch and information session on Reverse Mortgages, 10:30 a.m., March 6 at the Mountlake Terrace branch, 22001 66th Ave. W.

For more information and to register for this free session, call 425-771-8000 or email dennis.luschen@homestreet.com.

Business Briefs

• The Edmonds Chamber’s networking breakfast is 7:30-9 a.m. every Wednesday at Fairwinds Brighton Court.

• The Lynnwood Chamber of Commerce meeting 7:45 a.m. Feb. 23, Fairwinds-Brighton Court, 6520 196th St. SW, Lynwood. Speaker Joe Piscatella, “6 weeks to a healthier you.”

For details, call Jim Smith at 425-218-2150.

CIVIC NEWS

MLT Citizens Academy set

March 30 is the deadline to apply for the next Police Citizens Academy. That 12 week session begins April 12 and runs through June 28 on Thursday nights from 6-9 p.m. at the Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave. W.

Space is limited to the first 30 people accepted. Early registration is recommended.

Applications are available at www.cityofmlt.com, or at the police station, 5906 232nd St SW.

For additional information, contact Officer Kim Berg at 425-670-8260, ext. 4418 or email kberg@ci.mlt.wa.us.

New planning commissioner

The Mountlake Terrace City Council has appointed Logan Galyan to fill an interim vacancy on the Planning Commission.

The term runs through June 30, 2014. Galyan served on the Recreation and Parks Advisory Commission since February 2011.

Mayor plans February ‘Office Hour’

Edmonds’ Mayor Dave Earling invites the Edmonds community to join him for a one-on-one meeting during his “Office Hour.”

The events are scheduled for the second and fourth Fridays of each month. The upcoming meeting will be held 8 to 9 a.m. Feb. 24 at City Hall, 121 Fifth Ave. N.

Those wanting individual time with the mayor need to make an appointment by calling 425-771-0247 or emailing caroly.lafave@edmondswa.gov. Times are slated at 15-minute intervals.