Somers shares proposed 2020 budget for Snohomish County
Budget focuses on the opioid crisis and housing affordability
Last updated 10/18/2019 at 7:20pm
CORRECTION: The location of the severe weather shelter is not yet decided. The basement of the Carnegie Building in Everett is being considered for the shelter, but no final decision has been made.
Executive Dave Somers delivered his proposed 2020 budget to the Snohomish County Council on Sept. 24. His budget focuses on public safety and the opioid crisis, environmental and fiscal sustainability, housing affordability, and public service.
"Every year we take this opportunity to examine our priorities as a region and a government," Somers said. "The budget may seem like just numbers on a pag...