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Mayor's Message

Feb 04

Mayor’s Message for February 2020

Posted on February 4, 2020 at 10:58 AM by Jan Molinaro

Keeping your home safe from fires should be a priority for everyone. Some simple steps are recommended by fire experts that can assist you in this annual home review. If your smoke alarm is older than ten years it is suggested that you consider replacing it. These alarms are made to function for ten years. Installing new alarms could protect you with smoke-sensing technologies and new safety features. With this new smoke advancement technologies has been the development of a ten-year sealed battery smoke alarm. These are designed to reduce the chances of false alarms and provide a battery that does need to be remembered in replacing. There is also dual sensor alarms in the market for your home. These dual alarms are made for both detecting smoke as well as fires which have a smoldering fire. It is suggested that smoke alarms be installed at the top of each staircase and one in every bedroom or sleeping area. Check with fire experts on the exact number of alarms needed for your home and placement, to assure you feel adequately covered.


Dec 30

Mayor’s Message for January 2020

Posted on December 30, 2019 at 10:28 AM by Jan Molinaro

Happy New Year! A new decade begins on January 1st and with that brings so many new possibilities. Will you make and keep any resolutions this year? How prepared will you be in a time of emergency? Is there any time to give back to the community whether in a nonprofit setting or serving on a city board or commission? Why not just try to slow down and watch life around you rather than let life speed bye. Yes there are times this pleasant scenario is impossible to accomplish, however one or two days during each week would provide quality of life benefits that could reward you in countless ways. Less stress. More knowledge about your surroundings and take into account where your life goals currently are at.


With this New Year try one or two positive steps to make life different for yourself and others. Whether a resolution or just make some type of change. Either way it can make life more interesting and exciting.



Nov 27

Mayor’s Message – December 2019

Posted on November 27, 2019 at 12:23 PM by Jan Molinaro

Cheer up month is finally here. December is a great month to get outdoors and enjoy winter activities. From snow shoeing, skiing and sledding to family items with tree lightings and parades. There is something for everyone occurring in December. The city hall tree lighting will be occurring on Saturday, November 30 at 6 PM. Bring the family to enjoy singing, treats and the lighting of the city tree. Than the annual parade will be happening again this year on Saturday, December 6 starting at 6 PM on Cole Street. Bring chairs, a blanket and some warm clothes to enjoy the floats and bands as they proceed down our main thoroughfare. It is rumored that someone in a red suit and white beard might also show up. The rest of the December brings local shops and restaurants into the holiday spirit with their personal touches inside each establishment. Come to Enumclaw for a great way to end 2019 or begin 2020!