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Posted on: September 17, 2021

HarvestFest and Harvest Market 2021

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The City remains committed to providing quality events and programs that support the economic welfare and engagement of the community of Lake Stevens. 

There has been a lengthy discussion for options and strategy due to the rising COVID-19 rates a...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

September is Celebrate Puget Sound Starts Here Month

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Across Puget Sound, cities and counties are coming together this September to celebrate Puget Sound Starts Here Month.

The Puget Sound Starts Here campaign began as a partnership of regional governments dedicated to improving water quality in Puget Sound a...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Davies Beach Boat Launch Closing for Underwater Cleanup

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Evergreen Dive Service in Everett has assembled a team of 12 - 20 divers to volunteer an underwater clean-up at Davies Beach.  This cleanup is necessary to improve lake quality, by cleaning up trash and debris that builds up in the lake. &nbs...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Lake Stevens Outlet Channel Project

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The City of Lake Stevens seeks to address ongoing flooding and related property damage around Lake Stevens due to excessive sediment deposition within the Lake Stevens Outlet Channel (Stevens Creek). The City proposes to dredge sediment from the Outlet Ch...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Proclamation Declaring September 2021 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

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At last night's (August 24th) City Council meeting, Mayor Gailey read a proclamation into the record declaring September 2021 as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.  He invites the community of Lake Stevens to join him in a special observance.Each ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

A Message From the Mayor

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Recently the city was in the news for a permit violation as well as alleged safety violations.  These incidents are both currently either under appeal or going through mitigation processes.  However, the City of Lake Stevens is using the...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Welcome To Our New Police Chief, Jeff Beazizo!

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On August 18, 2021, Deputy Chief Jeff Beazizo became the new Chief of Police for the City of Lake Stevens. Chief Beazizo will replace retiring Chief John Dyer, who has served the city for the past five years, a fitting ending to his law enforcement career...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Welcome Southeast Interlocal Annexation Area Residents to the city of Lake Stevens!

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The Lake Stevens City Council adopted Ordinance 1112 earlier this year, authorizing the area's annexation subject to an interlocal agreement between the city, Snohomish County, and the Lake Stevens Sewer District, which became effective on August 10, 2021...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Potential Periodic Night Work Needed For Repairs

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Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday, August 17, for the next two months, there is a potential of periodic night work to replace the City of Everett transmission water mains at 91st Ave SE and 20th St. SE. Please be aware of signs and flaggers.

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Position Open at the Lake Stevens Sewer District

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The Lake Stevens Sewer District has an open position for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator II or III.  Among its duties, the WWTP Operator II/III evaluates plant operations, monitors the treatment process, conducts basic preventative maintena...

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Posted on: August 9, 2021

Join In on the Walk 5 Challenge and Walk 10,000 Steps

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Trails provide several community benefits, from connecting to various destinations provides people with multiple options for getting around the city, increasing levels of physical activity, and can reduce motor vehicle trips, which improves air pollution ...

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Posted on: July 16, 2021

Campaign Season Sign Placement Information

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Campaign season is here! We ask that candidates and endorsement teams help keep our public right of ways safe and beautiful by following these simple rules from the Lake Stevens Municipal Code for temporary non-commercial sign placement. 

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

A Message from the Mayor - Damage to Parks and Public Facilities

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***UPDATE 7/16/21*** 

No further acts of vandalism after security cameras were installed at Davies Beach in Lake Stevens on June 4, according to Deputy Chief Jeffrey Beazizo. Later this month, security cameras are planned to be installed in North ...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Ballot Measure for an Advisory Vote on a Fireworks Ban

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On June 22, 2021, the Lake Stevens City Council authorized a ballot measure for an Advisory Vote on a Fireworks Ban to be placed on the November 2, 2021 primary ballot. The ballot title would officially read as follows: Should the possession, sale, and di...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

20th Street Ballfields, Trailhead and Dog Park Survey Results

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The City has been planning for the park use at the site located at 8629 20th Street SE and the adjacent parcels along the powerline corridor for a dog park, trailhead, athletic fields, playground, and other amenities.  

City staff sent out a surve...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

2021 Lake Stevens Farmers' Market Returns To North Cove Park

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UPDATE 8/1/2021 - The 2021 Lake Stevens Farmers Market summer season will end early, on August 25, 2021. Please click here to read the City's statement.

In partnership with the Lake Stevens Farmers Market, the City is thrilled to announce the 2021...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

City Facility Rentals During COVID-19

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The health and safety of our community remain our top concern, and the City of Lake Stevens is doing its part to help contain the spread of this COVID-19. We are always reevaluating the balance between the community’s needs to utilize city facilities and ...

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