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Posted on: March 26, 2023

Free Community Cleanup Event With Waste Management

Lake Stevens Clean Up

It's that time of the year!  In partnership with Waste Management, the free Community Cleanup Event is happening Saturday, April 22, 2023, 9 am - 1 pm at Cavelero Mid-High School! 

Please contact Public Works at 425-622-9403 if y...

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Posted on: March 22, 2023

Draft ADA Transition Plan Available For Review

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The City of Lake Stevens draft ADA Transition Plan is available for community review and input. Please view the document and provide comments by Wednesday, March 29th through this link: 

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Posted on: March 15, 2023

Eagle Ridge Community Garden Plots Are Open

Eagle Ridge Community Garden Park

Hey gardeners! The City has revised the rental and renewal policy and updated the garden rules for the Eagle Ridge Community Garden. The rental period will now begin on March 15th and end on March 14th of the following year, regardless of the date that it...

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Posted on: March 9, 2023

Skyhawks Summer 2023 Program

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The City is hosting Skyhawks for youth recreation programs through the summer.  Skyhawks is a fun, safe way for kids to learn skills in a variety of sports. Check out all the options and sign up at


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Posted on: March 10, 2023

Climate Mitigation Plan Survey


Calling all Lake Stevens residents and workers! The City of Lake Stevens would like your participation in its Climate Mitigation Plan survey, to provide feedback on the Plan’s proposed strategies and actions to reduce potential climate change impacts with...

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Posted on: March 5, 2023

Lake Stevens Great Egg Hunt at The Cove

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The City has partnered with Norm's Market and the McDaniel Family for a free community event, Lake Stevens Great Egg Hunt at The Cove, at North Cove Park, on Saturday, April 8, 11 am - 12 pm. 

  • There will be locations around the park specific to ag...
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Posted on: March 2, 2023

Earth Day Volunteer Cleanup at Eagle Ridge Park

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On Earth Day, Saturday, April 22, from 9 am - 12 pm, the community is invited to participate in litter pick up, trail maintenance, weeding, clipping ivy, and debris removal at Eagle Ridge Park and Community Garden. 

Please dress for the weather an...

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Posted on: February 22, 2023

The City Closes Playgrounds Due To Safety Concerns

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***UPDATED March 3***

Due to safety concerns, the City of Lake Stevens Parks and Recreation Department is closing five playgrounds today, February 22. Four of these playgrounds will be removed, the other one will need to have significant repairs made prior...

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Posted on: February 1, 2023

Pop-up Skate Park's Grand Opening

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Join the City for the grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony of the pop-up skate park on the corner of N Lakeshore Dr and Main St at North Cove Park, adjacent to The Mill, Friday, March 24, 2023, at 3:00 pm. 

Be sure to bring your skateboard, h...

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Posted on: January 11, 2023

Volunteer Opportunities with City Boards and Commissions

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The City is seeking to fill vacancies on the Veterans Commission and Library Board.  

The Veterans Commission represents the U.S. military veteran constituency in the Lake Stevens community and works to provide support and opportunities to veteran...

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Posted on: December 28, 2022

Sandbags Available

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Sandbags provided by the City are available near the fire station at the intersection of Grade Road and Hartford Road. Please feel free to take these sandbags to prevent flooding on your property. 

The City will replenish the sandbags as needed th...

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Posted on: December 6, 2022

The City's Response to Social Media Postings

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The City of Lake Stevens has a long-standing policy of not responding to comments on social media. During the last week of November, City staff spent valuable time reacting to fake city profiles on our Facebook/social media page.  

As we do not ha...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Lake Stevens Seeks Accreditation by American Public Works Association

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APWA Accreditation Process – Six Months Later

The City of Lake Stevens is pursuing accreditation from the nationally-recognized American Public Works Association (APWA). The process will improve efficiency, safety, and service levels of ...

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Posted on: February 5, 2022

WSDOT/SR 9 Construction Project Updates

SR-204 SR-9-intersection improvements


Crews from Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) will be installing new drainage and electrical systems on State Route 9 between Fourth St. NE and Vernon Road beginning Monday, January 30. The work will take place from 9 p.m. to 5...

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Posted on: March 22, 2022

Reminder About Parking at Catherine Creek Park

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As the community enjoys Catherine Creek Park and the use of its disc golf course, the City and the Lake Stevens School District would like to remind everyone that parking in the Mount Pilchuck Elementary school district parking lot is prohibited during sc...

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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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