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Edmonds Candidate Forum

Press Release Monday Oct 16, 2017 – 5:30-8:00 PM The Alliance of Citizens for Edmonds (ACE) and the Edmonds Senior Center are pleased to announce that they are jointly sponsoring a candidate forum featuring the candidates for three Port Commission positions and three City Council positions. ACE, founded in 2004, is an organization of citizens committed […]

Sunset CEDC

November 16, 2015 City Council Members Bloom, Buckshnis, Fraley-Monillas, Johnson, Mesaros, Nelson and Petso Subject: Sunset of the Citizens Economic Development Commission The Alliance of Citizens for Edmonds (ACE) discussed the Council’s pending consideration of the future of the Citizens Economic Development Commission (CEDC). We recommend that the sunset provision included in the Edmonds Community […]

Harbor Square Rezone effort 2011-2013

The Port of Edmonds acquired the Harbor Square properties in 2006 as part of a restructuring related to contamination of some of the land. After a redevelopment effort by the combined owners of the Skippers, Old Safeway and Harbor Square properties, including buildings up to 8-10 stories, failed, the Port decided to pursue redevelopment options […]

NEWS FLASH!!!! – Building Heigh...

ACE has learned that an organized effort is being made to put forth and support candidates for the FIVE council positions up for election this year who likely will actively support increasing building heights in the Downtown Waterfront Activity Center. As many of you know, this issue in 2003/2004 led to the forming of ACE. […]

ACE Recommendation – Short Term Water...

The following letter dated Feb 22,2015 was sent to Mayor Dave Earling and City Council Members Bloom, Buckshnis, Fraley-Monillas, Johnson, Mesaros and Petso. A link to the original letter is found here. Mayor Dave Earling City Council Members Bloom, Buckshnis, Fraley-Monillas, Johnson, Mesaros and Petso Subject: Safety Issues West of the BNSF Tracks on the […]

Five Corners & Westgate Study (C...

The Citizens Economic Development Commission, Land Use subcommittee, has commissioned a study of possible uses and redevelopment alternatives for Community Business (BC) zoned properties know as Five Corners (212th St and 84th Ave West) and Westgate Village (SR104 and 100th Ave West). Phase 1 of this study has been conducted by graduate students from the […]

Post Office Property – 2nd between Ma...

In May 2010 Edmonds 2020 LLC, represented by Doug Spee, submitted a” Pre-application” to develop a mixed use project at property addressed 201 Main St. This property is the Western half of property where the current Post Office resides between Main St and Bell St along 2nd Avenue. The Post Office has announced that this […]

Old Safeway / Antique Mall Redevelopm...

This 4.28 acre property is owned by ESC Associates, a multiple owner partnership represent by Al Dykes. Approximately 30 years ago, the Safeway store that was the primary tenant of the large building south of the strip mall closed that store. Since that time a variety of tenants have occupied the large building, and no […]