And Karen’s in the middle.
Snohomish bid farewell to now Captain Flood and welcomed Lt. Keith Rogers as our new Chief of Police effective today. John Flood was promoted to Captain and reassigned to oversee the sheriff’s office north and south precincts.
Karen and Captain Flood bonded when as mayor Karen promoted contracting our police services with the county and Flood was the first Chief of Police. That was an emotional time in January 2012, losing our independent police force, but it has proven a sound decision with both better service while saving $800,000 a year.
Follow this link for the full story in the Herald.
Join many of your neighbors who are already door-belling for Karen wearing the handsome red t-shirts. Call Karen at 360.568.1000 to learn more.
Door-belling not for you, consider organizing a Meet and Greet meeting at your house with your neighbors. Check the calendar on the left for open dates.
As the summer welcoming greeter to the Snohomish Food Bank, I have been filled with gratitude for the people we serve, the volunteers, and the generosity of all who come through these doors.
Three cheers for Elizabeth Grant our generous, gracious and glorious Director.
Karen helping Judy making a bread selection.
Follow this link to visit the website.
Karen on the corner of 2nd and Avenue D … yes she was treated rudly by a Kartak sign waver, seems his anger over came his manners.
Melody Clemans, former city councilperson and steadfast Karen supporter — Thanks, Melody!
Gina and Karen sharing the love: “let the sunshine in!”.
Guest speakers are lined up, the menu set, the wine has been ordered and the yard signs should be here for the Gala Kickoff of Karen’s Campaign for Mayor!
First the date: Wednesday, June 21st, 5-7p; and the location: AngelArmsWorks, 230 Avenue B, (Third & B) Historic Snohomish.
Speakers: Dave Sommers, Snohomish County Executive; John Lovick, State Rep; Lynn Schilaty, Councilmember; Marci Volmer, Director, Boys & Girls Club; and You — if you wish to add your endorsement.
Around 7p. Karen will ask us to gather on the front steps for a group photo inspired by the one from 2008!
Bring your enthusiasm.
(Didn’t get a letter asking for your help? Follow this link!)