Mayor's budget includes infrastructure improvements
Budget could increases to record $130 million
Last updated 10/9/2019 at 8:11pm
As the oldest incorporated city in Snohomish County, Edmonds is certainly feeling all of its 129 years these days.
That fact was a main driver in Edmonds Mayor Dave Earling's proposed $130 million 2020 budget – an increase from 2019's approved $109 million budget and 2018's approved $92 million – that he presented to City Council Tuesday, Oct. 8.
Edmonds recently completed an extensive study indicating that many of its city-owned facilities need upgrades. Earling said he and staff members have assembled $1.5 million in the proposed budget for the first stage of the estimated $6.5 millio...