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New officer will oversee county's ARPA dollars

 

Last updated 12/22/2021 at 6:56am

Kara Main-Hester

Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers has appointed Kara Main-Hester to serve as the chief recovery and resilience officer for Snohomish County.

Main-Hester currently serves as the deputy director of the Snohomish County Office of Recovery and Resilience (ORR). In her new role, starting Jan. 3, Main-Hester will lead ORR and will oversee the allocation and implementation of the $160 million Snohomish County received in federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) dollars.

Current Chief recovery and Resilience Officer Mike Fong has taken a job in the federal government.

"I'm excited to step int...



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