The City of Arlington is now accepting applications to fill the vacant seat on the Arlington City Council left when Councilmember Mike Hopson suddenly passed away on April 19, 2022.
Applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. on May 18, 2022. Applications are available at this link https://arlingtonwa.seamlessdocs.com/f/council2022, at City Hall, or by calling the Mayor’s office at 360-403-3441.
The Council will begin reviewing applications beginning May 23, 2022. Interviews of all candidates will be held the week of June 6 through June10, 2022. The City Council is expected to make a selection no later than mid-July. By state law, the City Council has until July 18, 2022 to fill the vacancy. Should the City Council not make a selection by this date, the Snohomish County Council will make the selection.