City operations

Last updated July 30, 2021

Health and safety measures while at City facilities

In accordance with CDC and state guidelines, masks are strongly encouraged when indoors, regardless of vaccination status, unless otherwise indicated below. Individuals who are not fully vaccinated are still required to wear face coverings that cover your nose and mouth (masks will be provided if needed). If you have symptoms of illness, please stay home and call 425.257.8800 for assistance.

City staff continue to assess City operations and follow guidance from federal, state and local health officials. Digital and over-the-phone services continue to be available.

If you are unsure if a facility is open, please call ahead.


City offices and facilities open to the public:

  • City Clerk's Office: open Monday -Thursday, 8 a.m. to noon and 1-5 p.m. for walk-ins and by appointment only noon-1 p.m. Open on Fridays by appointment only 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Schedule an appointment online or call 425-257-8610. 
  • Everett Municipal Building, 2930 Wetmore Ave.: main lobby open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Elevators will remain locked, visitors may use the courtesy phone to call the person they are meeting with.
  • Everett Municipal Court: Front counter open daily, 8 a.m. to noon and 1-4:30 p.m. Masks required for all guests in security, courtrooms and probation office, regardless of vaccination status
  • Everett Public Library: Main Library and Evergreen branch open Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Both locations are open at 100% capacity. Library card holders can also access curbside pick up and a variety of online Library resources including e-books, audiobooks, digital magazines, movies, music and more. Masks required for all guests, regardless of vaccination status.
  • Parks halls and picnic shelters are available for rentals: call the Recreation Office at 425-257-8300 ext. 2 for information.
  • Everett Police North Precinct: open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Everett Police Property & Evidence Unit (2722 Colby): open Monday - Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
  • Everett Station: open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. The Everett Transit Customer Service Center is open 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., closed 11 a.m. - noon. Customer service staff are also available by phone or email Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. **Masks required for all visitors at Everett Station and on Everett Transit buses, regardless of vaccination status**

Open for appointments:

  • Everett Animal Shelter: The Everett Animal Shelter is open for all services by appointment only, seven days/week. To maintain a calmer environment for the animals, the kennels remain closed to general animal viewing. All shelter and animal control services can be initiated through everettwa.gov/animals or by calling 425-257-6000.
  • Permit Services counter: open for appointments with a permit technician and plan reviewers (planning, building, and public works reviewers) for assistance with property questions and the permit application process on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to noon and 1-3 p.m.  Schedule an appointment online or call 425-257-8810.  Virtual appointments with permit technicians and plan reviewers are also available. 
  • Everett Police Property & Evidence Unit (2722 Colby): firearm releases are available by appointment only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 8:30-11 a.m. and 3-4 p.m. Schedule an appointment by calling 425-257-7474.
  • Utility Services public counter: open for appointments only for leak adjustment requests and complex billing issues on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Schedule an appointment onlineor call 425-257-8999. To simply pay your bill, visit everettwa.gov/UB.

Closed to the public until further notice:

  • Everett Police South Precinct: to report a crime or contact an officer, call 911 in an emergency. For all non-emergencies, call 425-407-3999. Online crime reporting is available.
  • Everett Fire Stations - closed to the public, unless they need emergency assistance. Masks required, regardless of vaccination status

Service changes until further notice: