Historical Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 6:30 p.m.
  • The 4th Tuesday of every month
  • Meeting Location:

    Van Valey House
      2130 Colby Avenue
      Everett, WA  98201 


Meeting Topics


  • Topics relating to the conservation of the city's historic resources
  • Promotion of civic historical awareness

All meetings are open to the public.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.  
View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes


The Everett Historical Commission is made up of 9 Everett residents and 2 alternates who are appointed by the mayor and approved by City Council. These commissioners are responsible for the Everett Historic Preservation Program. 
  •  Bobby Olsen, Chair
  • Jack O'Donnell, Vice Chair
  • Neil Anderson
  • Laura Cameron-Behee
  • Steve Fox
  • Dale Good
  • Arnold Morrison
  • Mark Soine
  • Glenn Hunter
  • William A. Vincent
  • Allan White

About the Historical Commission 

The Historical Commission advises the city on matters of history and historic preservation.   


  • Nominating properties to the Everett Register of Historic Places
  • Reviewing State and National Register nominations
  • Approving projects for Special Valuation tax benefits
  • Providing design review in the Historic Overlay Zone
  • Sponsoring workshops
  • Publishing books and brochures on Everett heritage