How to Get Involved

The City values your input and contributions to this initiative. Gauging our community’s feedback through online and in-person engagement is an important component of the Rethink Zoning public outreach strategy.

Open House (Housing Types)

What should housing look like in your neighborhood? 

Rethink Zoning has an open house scheduled to explore that question on Thursday Feb. 27, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Weyerhaeuser Room at Everett Station (3201 Smith Ave).

Community Survey

Our initial community survey has closed. Here is summary of the input we received.

Virtual Open House(s)

Learn about how the City of Everett is rethinking our zoning code. You can catch our virtual open house below that aired on Facebook Live. To catch upcoming open houses and events, stay tuned, follow us on social media and sign up for email updates below.

Sign up for newsletters and notices

Go to Notify Me at and choose which notice, alert, news flash, calendar or agenda you wish to receive. Sign up for the “Rethink Zoning” Newsflash, or the City Council and Planning Commission. 

Planning Commission meetings

The Planning commission meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. at Historic City Hall (3002 Wetmore Ave.). Briefings and workshops are held on Rethink Zoning on a frequent basis. All meetings are open to the public and you can provide input at those meetings. Everyone is welcome to attend. Visit:

City Council meetings

The City Council meets each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m., except the fourth Wednesday of the month when they meet at 12:30 p.m. Visit:

Follow us on Social Media 

Social media is a critical tool in the outreach toolkit. Follow the discussion on Rethink Zoning below:

Facebook (

Twitter (@EverettCity) Make sure to include our hashtags!

  • #RethinkZoning
  • #LetsRethinkTogether
  • #WhatDoYouRethink