Ben Zarlingo was elected to the City Council Nov. 2, 2021 to represent District 5. Councilmember Zarlingo is the chair to Infrastructure and Transportation which includes public works, utilities, Everett Transit and pedestrian and bicycle safety. He is also liaison to the Snohomish Health District, PSRC Transportation Board and Joint CT/ET Exploratory Committee.
Councilmember Zarlingo also works in the following assignment areas:
- Planning - long-range planning, housing action plan, comprehensive plan and land use
- Parks & Quality of Life Services - parks, recreation access and services, Everett Animal Shelter, Council of Neighborhoods and the Climate Action Plan.
- Intergovernmental Relations- Legislative affairs, Tribal relations, Naval Station Everett and Snohomish County cities