In this episode, Mayor Ray Stephanson gives an update on the Safe Streets program. He talks about the current lawsuit against Purdue Pharma for allowing OxyContin to flood the black market, causing the current opioid crisis in Everett. In late March, he hosted a community forum and panel discussion on the topic of addiction.
He looks ahead to spring and summer events, sharing his favorite activities in Everett. Mayor Stephanson also gives information on the progress of two major projects, the Grand Avenue Park Bridge and the South Everett library expansion.