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Edmonds seeks traffic-calming program applications
For several years, radar speed signs have been the dominant answer. Depending on data and requests, that could change.
Mountlake Terrace city manager finalists announced
People can meet the five candidates to run city operations March 3. The council is interviewing them March 4.
Mountlake Terrace voters to weigh South County Fire annexation
The city council also passed a $1.69 million general property tax levy reduction to mitigate higher fire taxes.
Edmonds, Everett motels’ meth contamination adds hurdle for shelter use
Snohomish County bought the former Americas Best Value Inn and Days Inn to use as emergency shelters for homeless people.
Everett considers purchase of two prefab bathrooms for downtown
Two “vandalism resistant” bathrooms would cost $315,000. City leaders see it as a way to bolster one of the city’s retail cores.
PUD eyeing conservation, innovation to meet growing energy need
Acquiring new energy generation is expensive, so staff are looking at solar and wind power storage as a solution.
Reader asks: What are the rules for accessible parking?
A Lake Stevens man noticed all of the accessible spots were taken up at his regular lunch spot.
Everett council investigating mayor’s relationship with deputy mayor
Mayor Cassie Franklin promised to “fully participate” with investigation into whether any laws broken or public resources misused.
Lynnwood council OKs new fees for traffic photo, school zone tickets
The council added $25 fees to all photo-enforced tickets and added two speeding ranges for school zone infractions.
Community Transit overhaul accounts for light rail timeline limbo
The Snohomish County agency has planned a major redesign for service once light rail gets here.
Lynnwood police seek traffic photo enforcement fine changes
The changes would clarify red light violation penalties, add school zone speeding ranges and a $25 fee.
E-bikes mark return of Mountlake Terrace bike unit
The city bought two new electric-assisted mountain bikes to resume bicycle patrols after nearly a decade of dormancy.
Chime in on narrowed Everett light rail route, station options
People can comment and select their preferences during a meeting Feb. 15 in Everett or online through March 10.
Mountlake Terrace eyes April ballot for fire, EMS annexation vote
The City Council could vote next week to put the annexation measure on the special election April 25.
Arlington seeks another decade of 0.2% sales tax for road work
It would help pay for capacity improvement, pavement preservation, pedestrian safety and traffic calming projects.
Community Transit testing 60-foot electric bus
The agency leased the BYD K11M for $132,000 this year as the first step in its zero-emission planning process.
Everett council OKs eminent domain for bridge project
Negotiations with property owners near Edgewater Park are progressing, city staff said. But if that changes, Everett could claim it anyway.
Mountlake Terrace council taps planning commissioner for open seat
With five votes, Rory Paine-Donovan was affirmed to join the ranks of the Mountlake Terrace City Council.
Paved path, plaza coming to Mountlake Terrace near light rail
The public space additions are envisioned as boosting access to the Mountlake Terrace Transit Center.
Sound Transit asserts Bellevue-Redmond line won’t delay Lynnwood light rail
Its board approved $6 million to study an East Link “starter line.” Lynnwood Mayor Christine Frizzell said: “Snohomish County wants to ride, too.”