Mayor Nicola Smith

Lynnwood City Hall

Welcome to our vibrant and welcoming City of Lynnwood! You will find arts and culture, parks and trails, education and recreation and a great entrepreneurial spirit. Our community members help shape and guide the city’s progress as a leading marketplace of business and commerce; and it is a perfect place to call home. Lynnwood truly is a community with – a great deal more!

Your thoughts, ideas, and concerns are important to me, our City Council and City Staff. I’m inviting you to let your voice be heard to make sure that the great City of Lynnwood is the best that it can be. I’m inviting you to be engaged! 

Our Strategic Plan 2018-2022 is a compilation of priorities, objectives, and strategies determined by City leadership to be of the highest importance for the years 2018-2022. 

Top Strategic Priorities for 2018-2022

  1. Fulfill the community vision for the City Center and Lynnwood Link light rail.
  2. Ensure financial stability and economic success
  3. Nurture Operational and Organizational Excellence
  4. Be a safe, welcoming, and livable city
  5. Pursue and maintain collaborative relationships and partnerships.

View the full Strategic Priorities 2018-2022.(PDF, 2MB)

The City of Lynnwood is committed to being a safe, welcoming and equitable community for all. We work towards accomplishing this through the following programs, services and initiatives:

  • Our Community Vision
  • Safe, Welcoming and Equitable Resolution
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commission
  • Human Services Commission
  • All Are Welcome Initiative
  • Government Alliance for Racial Equity (GARE)             
All Are Welcome Decal  

Learn more about Safe and Welcoming Lynnwood.

Watch Mayor Nicola Smith's State of the City Addresses 

Watch previous year's State of the City Addresses with the links below:

Meet With Mayor Smith

Each Wednesday afternoon from 4:00-5:00 PM, I’m opening my office to you. If you want a chance to chat with me about your thoughts, ideas or concerns, please fill out the form to schedule an appointment.

Schedule an Appointment With the Mayor

I also encourage you to be informed and be engaged. Attend a City Council, a City Board or Commission meeting. Join us for one of our many community outreach or open house meetings. Sign up for Lynnwood eNews and read Inside Lynnwood when it arrives in your mailbox.

Complete the form to request a proclamation or welcome letter from Mayor Nicola Smith and the City of Lynnwood.

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