Spark connections in your community!

Do you have an idea that will build community in Everett, but aren’t sure where to start? Apply for the City’s Community Sparks matching-fund program!

Community Sparks helps Everett residents foster a sense of community through small projects and events. Up to $500 of Community Sparks funding is available to eligible community groups for projects that build stronger connections within Everett city limits, and funds must be matched with volunteer labor and/or monetary or in-kind donations.

Who is your Everett City Council neighborhood liaison? 

In an effort to reach out to, engage and strengthen relationships with all Everett neighborhoods, the Everett City Council has launched neighborhood council liaison assignments.
Council member liaisons are attending neighborhood meetings as they are able and available. They are an information resource and a connection back to the full council.
Each neighborhood has an Everett City Council liaison. View 2017 council neighborhood liaison assignments here.

Looking for ways to connect with folks in your neighborhood?

Walk the dog, stop and chat, admire neighbors' gardens and landscapes, invite neighbors to a potluck, put on a chalk art contest for kids on your block, create a tool bank to share tools among neighbors, invite people to swap recipes or plants. Find common ground, start a conversation, get curious about who your neighbors are and learn about their interests. Smile. Everett's a good place to be.
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  2. Sun Jul. 30 - Mon Aug. 21

  3. Sun Aug. 6 - Mon Aug. 28

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The Office of Neighborhoods works to enhance residential quality of life in the City of Everett through 19 neighborhood associations. Through improved communication and coordination, the Office of Neighborhoods:
  • Creates a positive working relationship between the City and its neighborhood residents
  • Facilitates communication between neighborhoods regarding common concerns
  • Fosters cooperation and consensus among diverse interests within neighborhoods