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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Capital Projects Update - July 2018

Several capital projects in Lake Stevens are in various phases of design or
construction. Take a look at what's happening!

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Posted on: July 17, 2018

Sidewalk Prioritization Plan

Sidewalk Extension Map - Final

Sidewalk Prioritization Plan

The City of Lake Stevens depicts a community where wellness is desired and sidewalks are a safe and convenient mode of transportation and recreation. The City Council has been committed to making improvements to the sidewalk ne...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

STAGE 1 FIRE SAFETY BURN BAN IN EFFECT

Burn Ban in Effect

STAGE 1 FIRE SAFETY BURN BAN IN EFFECT

Beginning July 13, 2018 at 8 AM, a fire safety burn will be in effect for the Lake Stevens Fire District to include the unincorporated areas of Snohomish County and the City of Lake Stevens.  This ban will re...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

MUSIC BY THE LAKE -- JULY 22, 2018

Music by the Lake Small 2

Join the Lake Stevens Arts Commission for Music By the Lake on July 22, 2018 in Lundeen Park.  Music begins at 1:00 p.m. with the the Georgetown Orbits.  M.V.P. (Michael vs. Prince) plays from 3:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  There will ...

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Posted on: July 10, 2018

Police Citizen Academy

Citizen Academy Picture

The Police Department is starting our first Citizen Academy starting in September. We are now accepting applications and all applicants must be submitted by August 31st.

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Accessory Dwelling Unit rule change

web ADU

The City has recently made changes to the regulations governing accessory dwelling units (ADU). The new rules will expand the housing options available to residential property owners. See press release for more details.

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

WSDOT Video of SR 9/SR 204 Intersection Improvements

SR9/SR204 Intersection

Improvements coming to SR 9/SR 204 intersection in Lake Stevens

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Police Department Seeking Volunteers

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If you are interested in community service in the City of Lake Stevens,  working as a volunteer in the Lake Stevens Police Department may be the opportunity for you.  In addition to providing a valuable service to the City, you can work ...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 24, 2018

The longest and most dangerous backup of my commute

I am an office worker in Mukilteo and work irregular hours. The schedule of, and distance to, public transportation is not accessible. The trestle is not only the longest backup of my commute, but the most dangerous. It is impossible to see stopped traffi...

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Trestle Stories
Posted on: March 23, 2018

Want to do the right thing, but trestle makes it hard

I live on the south end of the lake and commute everyday to Bellevue. I previously took the 532 bus from the transit center in Everett. I would leave my house and go down 20th to cross the trestle into Everett as thousands of others do each day. That mass...

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Trestle Stories
Posted on: March 15, 2018

An hour for a 9 mile commute

I live on South Lake Stevens Rd. on the west side of HWY9. Since the backup on 20th St. has gotten so bad, people are using my road as a bypass. Most go to Bickford via the Powerline road. I have sat at the end of my driveway too often waiting for up to 2...

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Trestle Stories
Posted on: March 15, 2018

The longest crawl of my long commute

Two major problems with this area and the amount of traffic which is steadily climbing. First, I think if the trestle traffic were improved by additional lanes, or more options to enter without merging into an on-and-off ramp would help I5 traffic as well...

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Trestle Stories
Posted on: March 8, 2018

It costs us 3 hours a day

My wife used to commute to south Snohomish County about 17 miles from where we live here in Lake Stevens. In 2014 it used to take her about 45 minutes to get there. Within a two years that commute turn into an hour to an hour and a half. That's a three ho...

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Trestle Stories
Posted on: March 7, 2018

The cost to community life

In a community like Lake Stevens a lot of people have to travel elsewhere for employment. In my experience, the traffic related to the trestle really limits the amount of time that people can be involved in their community. Whether it's coaching athletic ...

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Trestle Stories