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'Welcome to Downtown Edmonds' gateway sign unveiled

 

Last updated 12/22/2021 at 9:23am

Brian Soergel

The new gateway sign now greets visitors heading into downtown Edmonds on Fifth Avenue South.

Eight years after it was listed as a priority for replacement in the City's 2013 strategic plan, the new "Welcome to Downtown Edmonds" gateway sign was unveiled Tuesday, Dec. 14.

There were oohs and aahs from those responsible for the sign when it was unveiled on the grassy patch of land where SR 104 forks to the west onto Fifth Avenue South leading into town.

"I want to thank the Parks maintenance crew for making this site so wonderful and welcoming, in spite of COVID, in spite of the weather, and all the other obstacles that have faced us as a city," said Mayor Mike Nelson.

"A lot of the...



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Reader Comments(1)

Deborah Arthur writes:

Thank you for all of your work and the red tape you jumped thru and the orders you were given...It looks just Beautiful. Take a bow you deserve our thanks and respect. Deb. I really like them and I wasn't one pushing I just happen to like the way it looks. Deb

 
 
 

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