City Council Vacancy

City Council Vacancy - Position #1


Lynnwood City Council Position #1 is currently vacant and the City Council is accepting applications from interested community members to fill this open position until the certification of the November 2025 election.  

To be eligible to be appointed to the Lynnwood City Council from June 2024 until the November 2025 election is certified, candidates:

  • Must have continuously resided within the Lynnwood City limits for a minimum of one year prior to your appointment to the council (Use our Do I Live in Lynnwood map to see if you live within Lynnwood City Limits), and 
  • Must be a registered voter in the city, 18 years of age or over. These are the same minimum state law requirements that apply to all elected Councilmembers.

To be considered, your application must be completed, signed, and received electronically or at Lynnwood City Hall, 19100 44th Avenue W., no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 31, 2024. Mailing postmark is NOT acceptable. Additional written information after this date will not be accepted, unless requested by the City Council.

If you require assistance or accommodation regarding the application process or for further information please contact the City Clerk at 425-478-9243 or by email at


The City Council will interview up to eight (8) applicants on the evenings of Tuesday, July 9 and Wednesday, July 10, with an anticipated final decision following the July 10 interviews.

Application deadline was 5:00pm, Friday, May 31, 2024.