In Marysville, Chick-fil-A is on its way

In Marysville, Chick-fil-A is on its way

  • Monday, January 20, 2020 10:24am
  • News

MARYSVILLE – Chick-fil-A is on its way.

City planning director Jeff Thomas made that announcement at Monday’s City Council meeting.

He also said even though it may not look like it progress is being made “behind the scenes” at the hotel construction on 116th that has been stalled for a few years.

Thomas also said a two-story mini-storage facility is going up at 156th and Smokey Point Boulevard in the Cascade Industrial Center. And he said a spec development similar to one that houses Elemental Cider and other businesses near the Arlington Airport is being planned in the Marysville portion of the CIC.

Also at the meeting, Jay Tolbert was promoted to sergeant in the Marysville Police Department. After serving in the Navy, Tolbert worked for Monroe police before coming to the MPD, where he has served on patrol, the NITE team and most recently in the property crimes unit. Also at the meeting:

•$78,000 was OK’d for Strategies 360, which has provided general lobbying services for the city since 2007. However, the council plans to terminate the contract in August of 2021.

•The council approved a $125,000 grant from the state Department of Commerce to update its Downtown Master Plan.

•OK’s using .0073% of the state sales tax in Marysville to help with affordable housing. The approximate amount is $90,000 a year.

•OK’d $77,800 for right of way to widen State Avenue.

•Kristen Michal was named to the planning commission and Patricia Dairymple to the Civic Service Commission.

More in News

Arlington Times Logo
Inslee: Stay home for 2 weeks

By Jerry Cornfield and Zachariah Bryan The Herald OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay… Continue reading

Fences have been put up around Marysville playgrounds to keep kids off. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)
Marysville leaders concerned as (almost) everything’s closing

By Steve Powell MARYSVILLE – Within hours of Gov. Jay Inslee’s… Continue reading

Arlington Times Logo

Beware of coronavirus scams SEATTLE – U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran is… Continue reading

Jennifer Thompson, left, and her father Ron Thompson secure a new remembrance plaque to the Oso slide site gate on Sunday, near Oso. Ron Thompson handcrafts a new plaque for the gate every year. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Community remembers Oso slide victims, survivors

By Ben Watanabe The Herald OSO — The power of remembering the… Continue reading

People gather to pick up special allergy meals before leaving Lakewood High School on Wednesday in Marysville. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Districts taking meals to students since schools are closed

By Stephanie Davey The Herald LAKEWOOD — Children wearing pajamas stood outside… Continue reading

Jon Nehring
Letter about coronavirus from Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring

This is an edited version of a letter Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring… Continue reading

DOUGLAS BUell/Staff Photos                                Lead cook Keina Gowins with Presidents Elementary hands out free grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches to students and parents outside the school Wednesday. Presidents and AHS serve as central kitchen sites for preparing meals, which starting next week will expand to 12 delivery sites from Silvana to Oso. Right, Arlington Food Bank executive director Carla Gastineau and Mike Simpson, food bank board president and owner of Arlington Grocery Outlet, partnered with the district with their Meals Til Monday program, and gave a woman a box of donated food while at Presidents.
Arlington students won’t go hungry during the COVID-19 school closures

ARLINGTON – Arlington schools are closed through April 24 to help fight… Continue reading

Scott Beebe hands out Chromebooks to people in their cars. (Steve Powell/Staff Photos)
Marysville parents anxious to pick up school materials for kids

By Steve Powell MARYSVILLE – A few days ago Marysville schools… Continue reading

Jon Nehring
Marysville leaders’ trip to D.C. productive

MARYSVILLE – City leaders recently obtained advice on how to get more… Continue reading

Crews will blow garbage into the street and sweep it up over the next few weeks. The city is asking people to move their cars, trash cans and recycle bins when they come around to help them do a thorough job. (Courtesy Photo)
Marysville shuffles workers due to virus, seeks public’s help for sweepers next week

By Steve Powell spowell@marysvilleglobe. MARYSVILLE – From working from home to teleconferencing… Continue reading

City of Arlington carries out operational changes to encourage social distancing
City of Arlington carries out operational changes to encourage social distancing

ARLINGTON – The city has made a series of operational changes in… Continue reading