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Due to current COVID 19 restrictions, Everett City Council is currently holding its public meetings remote only and will hold in-person meetings in conjunction with a remote meeting platform when restrictions and conditions change.


The public may participate remotely using a Zoom link once you have registered to speak at  You must register by 6:00 p.m. February 9, 2022.  

The public may provide public comment remotely during the meeting or submit by e-mail to the Everett City Council at or mail to 2930 Wetmore Avenue, Suite 9A, Everett, WA 98201. Emailing comment 24 hours prior to the meeting will ensure your comment is distributed to Councilmembers and appropriate staff. 

NOTE: All public comment and testimony are public records and may be subject to disclosure pursuant to the Public Records Act, RCW Chapter 42.56. Any contact information you provide, including address, e-mail address, and phone number, will be available to the public on the Council’s website.



6:30 P.M., WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2022



Roll Call


Pledge of Allegiance


Land Acknowledgment


Approval of Minutes: February 2, 2022


Mayor’s Comments:


Council Comments/Liaison Reports - Action Required: Support recommending adoption of the proposed new policy on urban tree canopy into the General Policy (GPP) during the process for the 2024 update to the Snohomish County Growth Management Act Comprehensive Plan.


Administration Update on prior business


City Attorney


Public Comment




(1) Adopt Resolution authorizing claims against the City of Everett in the amount of $2,444,202.50 for the period of January 22, 2022 through January 28, 2022.


(2) Authorize the Mayor to sign the Interlocal Cooperative Agreement between the City of Everett, Everett Public Schools, and Economic Alliance Snohomish County for the Everett Career Link Program.


(3) Authorize the Mayor to sign all necessary documents and agreements with the Snohomish County Human Services Division regarding the application, acceptance, and utilization of the First Responders Flex Fund in the amount of $16,837.


(4) Authorize city staff to apply for and, if awarded, authorize the mayor to sign all necessary documents and agreements with the National Endowment for the Arts regarding the application, acceptance, and utilization of the FY 2023 Land Acknowledgment Grant for up to $100,000.


(5) Authorize the Mayor to sign the Professional Services Agreement with Landau Associates, Inc. to Provide Environmental Monitoring and Inspection during Construction of the Port of Everett Combined Sewer Main project in an amount not to exceed $203,100


(6) Authorize the Mayor to sign the Interlocal Agreement with Snohomish County regarding sex offender address and residency verification program services.




(7) CB 2202-02- 1st Reading - Adopt the Proposed Ordinance amending and closing the Special Construction Fund entitled “Everett Fire Administration Building Tenant Improvements Project”, Fund 342, Program 027, as established by Ordinance No. 3661-19, and amended by Ordinance 3764-20. (3rd and final reading on 2-23-22).


(8) CB 2202-03 – 1st Reading - Adopt an Ordinance closing a special improvement project entitled “Phil Johnson Ballfields Renovation”, Fund 354, Program 054, as established by Ordinance No. 3589-18, and amended by Ordinance No. 3677-19. (3rd and final reading on 2-23-22).


COUNCIL BRIEFING AGENDA: (These items come before the City Council serving as a Council Committee of the Whole and are likely to be scheduled at a future meeting.)


(9) Briefing regarding Resolution adopting the 2022 Parks, Recreation, and Open Space (PROS) plan. (Action and public hearing on 2-16-22).


(10) General Government Budget Review.


Executive Session




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PLEASE identify the topic you wish to address. Persons seeking to comment on non-agenda items may be asked to submit the comments in writing if the comment does not address an issue of broad public interest.    Once we receive the request, we will promptly confirm your request, provide you further instructions on how to join the meeting and fill out the speaker sheet to provide to the city clerk as part of the permanent record, or we will ask you to submit the comment in writing.  Please call beginning one half hour before the meeting begins.  

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Everett City Council meetings are recorded for rebroadcast on government- access cable Comcast Channel 21 and Frontier Channel 29 at 12:00 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday; 2 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. THURSDAY. 7 p.m.  Friday and Sunday; 10:00 a.m., Saturday.