FREE use of Wood Chipper at Riverside Park - See announcement on home page... Passport Service now available at Everson City Hall - see home page news

Named for the Norwegian born homesteader, Ever Iverson, the City of Everson, Washington is now the home for two thousand five hundred residents. The city is surrounded by rich agricultural soils, snow covered peaks, and is only thirty minutes from both Bellingham, WA and Canada.

Mayor John Perry and the staff at City Hall would like to welcome you to The City of Everson's web site. The links provided above will help you locate information quickly or just type "keywords" in the search section of this web site.

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Certain areas of the City of Everson are located in a flood zone.  The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has provided Everson with a Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM). You may also review flood-related information by viewing our Community Flood Outreach Letter.

Additional information may be obtained from the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). Please contact the City Planner for specific local questions at (360) 966-3411. You may also e-mail the City Planner at .


News and City Projects


Annual Adopted City Budgets:

2014 Annual Adopted Budget

2013 Annual Adopted Budget


The Everson Municipal Code is available online. Click here.


NOTICE: New Chapter 8.08 Nuisances and Chapter 9.55 Graffiti adopted by City Council. The Everson Municipal Code has been revised to include new comprehensive chapters on nuisances including the following:

These chapters include a new monetary fine schedule that will be enforced to ensure a clean, healthy and attractive city for all of it's citizens. Please do your part in keeping your neighborhood safe and clean.

To view the new chapters, click here.

Passport service is available at Everson City Hall. For more information: Passport Information 

Debit / Credit card phone payments accepted at City Hall

You can now pay over the phone for all City related services with your credit and debit cards. This includes:

NOTE: There is a $1.50 processing fee per transaction. Just call (360)966-3411 for assistance.


Backflow Assembly Tester    Request for Qualifications

 The City of Everson is seeking resumes’ from qualified individuals who wish to be included on our local list of Backflow Assembly Testers (BAT) in accordance with our Cross-Connection Program. 

Please send resume’ to:  City of Everson Public Works c/o Don Van Iderstine, PO Box 315, Everson  WA  98247.  Please direct any questions to Don Van Iderstine, Water/Sewer Superintendent, at 360-966-3411 or by email at Don Van Iderstine .


For after-hours water/sewer leak emergencies, contact Public Works at (360) 410-9396 or (360) 410-9384.


City of Everson Small Works Roster Registration for contractors and consultants is now being processed by the Municipal Research and Services Center. Register here . The City will continue to maintain a Small Works Roster for "Vendors" as the MRSC does not provide that service. Vendors register by clicking on this link: Small Works Roster - Vendor Application .


Remember, All dog licenses are annual and must be renewed on January 1st of each year. Please take the time to send in your renewal now. The cost for spayed or neutered dogs is $10.00 and any other dog is $20.00.


City Council email addresses  have been added to the Council page. Click here.


For timely, accurate information on the current impact of the novel influenza A H1N1 virus (swine flu) in our area,  Official Whatcom Pandemic Joint Information Center




Local Events

Wood Chipper available at Riverside Park for the City of Everson  and Nooksack residents and their Urban Growth Area residents only from 10 AM to 2 PM every 4th Saturday except the following months: November, December, January, February and May. Read the announcement here:  Wood Chipper



Recent Publications

Obtain Adobe Acrobat Reader

Hard Water Report

Everson Economic Development Work Plan 2009-2011

WSDOT 6 year Transportation Improvement Program

Utility Business Tax form

Business & Occupation Tax Return Form

Business License Applications [PDF]


City of Everson Council Meetings

Council Meetings are held every 2nd and 4th Tuesday evening at 7:00 PM at the Everson Senior Center which is connected to Everson City Hall, 111 W. Main street, Everson, WA  98247.

Council Meetings

City of Everson Council Recordings

City of Everson Council Meetings are available as mp3 files. Please contact City Hall with the date of the meeting you request.



The City of Everson is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate according to race, color , religion, sex, ethnicity, or sexual orientation with regard to its employees, employment applicants, vendors, contractors, or any other persons providing contract services.

La Ciudad de Everson es una igual oportunidad de empleo y no discrimina según la raza, color, religión, sexo, origen étnico u orientación sexual en relación con sus empleados, los solicitantes de empleo, vendedores, contratistas, o cualquier otra persona la prestación de servicios contrato.

EVERSON CITY HALL, P.O. Box 315, 111 W Main Street, Everson, WA 98247 (360) 966-3411