Mill Creek City Council moving forward with South County Fire annexation
Residents could see a vote on whether to change fire districts in the April special election
Last updated 2/10/2022 at 9:40am
Mill Creek City Council members signaled their support for changing fire districts during their meeting Feb. 8, which if approved by voters this spring could lead to lower property taxes collected by the city.
Mill Creek's current contract with Snohomish Regional Fire & Rescue expires at the end of the year.
The City determined that joining South County Fire directly would be a less expensive option for residents and has begun the process of being annexed into the new district. South County Fire covers many of the neighboring areas, including Silver Firs and Martha Lake, as well as Ly...