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Posted on: July 27, 2021

5th Annual International Overdose Awareness Day Candlelight Vigil and Resource Fair

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The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profound impact on our residents’ mental and behavioral health. The isolation many people experienced led to the onset of new conditions for some and exacerbated existing conditions in others. Over the last year a...

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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: July 16, 2021

Public Engagement Online Survey - New Museum Design and Preferences

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Museums are uniquely positioned to blend education and recreation in ways that can challenge and catalyze communities.  The City of Lake Stevens, in collaboration with the Lake Stevens Historical Society, wants to engage the community on ways to ...

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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: June 7, 2021

Road Closure for the Lake Stevens Farmers Market 2021

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Wednesday, June 2 was the first day of the Lake Stevens Farmers Market 2021 season! It was a great success but with limited parking due to North Cove Park Expansion's Phase 3 construction of the festival street, Mill Spur.  As a result, the City ...

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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: July 6, 2021

Snohomish Conservation District Rain Barrel Painting Event

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The Snohomish Conservation District is announcing the 4th annual Cascade Award winner at their "I Love Lake" rain barrel painting event for Lake Stevens families and friends at North Cove Park. 
This is not a typical rain barrel sale! Yo...
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Posted on: June 30, 2021

Interested in Designing a Sculpture at North Cove Park?

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The City is seeking interested artists to design and construct a sculpture that honors the historic water tower as a central feature between the planned festival street and renovated park off Mill Spur. The sculpture does not need to replicate the water t...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Lake Stevens Senior Center to open as a cooling center

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As temperatures rise and a record heatwave moves through our area, there are safe places for public use to cool off in Snohomish County.  Starting in July, the Lake Stevens Senior Center will open as one of the cooling station locations listed. &...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

2021 Lake Stevens Farmers' Market Returns To North Cove Park

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In partnership with the Lake Stevens Farmers Market, the City is thrilled to announce the 2021 Lake Stevens Farmers Market season, returning to North Cove Park, Wednesdays 3 - 7 pm June 2 - September 29.

The overwhelming success of the 2020 season has lead...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Public Notice of Swimmer's Itch At The Lake

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Swimmer’s itch, also called cercarial dermatitis, appears as a skin rash and is caused by an allergic reaction to a parasite that burrows into the lake swimmer’s skin. The main cause of swimmer’s itch is the parasite that is passed to the water from infec...

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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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Posted on: March 31, 2021

Sign Up For Health and Wellness Classes at City Parks

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The City is expanding to more health and fitness opportunities for the community with GEM Fitness classes.  

Get Fit! is a six-week program that incorporates resistance exercises and interval training to help you get into great shape.  Cl...

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