Economic Alliance Snohomish County Hosts Snohomish County Transportation Update

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24 Jan 2024

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Everett, Wash., January 24, 2024Economic Alliance Snohomish County (EASC) announces the upcoming virtual event, Coffee Chats: Snohomish County Transportation Update on February 6. Community members are invited to join for a comprehensive update on transportation projects, focused on highlighting Sound Transit's progress on the Lynnwood Link Extension. 

The event, moderated by Wendy Poischbeg, Interim President & CEO of EASC, will feature key leaders in transportation: 

  • Dave Somers, Snohomish County Executive / Vice Chair, Sound Transit Board of Directors 
  • Cassie Franklin, Mayor, City of Everett / Member, Sound Transit Board of Directors 
  • Christine Frizzell, Mayor, City of Lynnwood / Member, Sound Transit Board of Directors 
  • Ric Ilgenfritz, CEO, Community Transit 
  • Randy Harlow, Executive Project Director, Lynnwood Link 
  • Eric Widstrand, North Corridor Development Director, Everett Link Extension 


The discussion will revolve around crucial topics such as the latest updates on the Lynnwood Link Extension, insights from transportation experts, and discussions about the county's evolving transportation landscape. 

"At Economic Alliance Snohomish County, we recognize the significance of robust transportation systems in fostering economic growth,” says Poischbeg. “This Coffee Chats session provides an opportunity for our community to connect with influential figures and gain insights into the advancements that will impact us all.” 

This interactive event will take place on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, from 8:30 to 9:30 am via Zoom. This event is accessible to all and free to attend. RSVP here to receive the Zoom livestream link. 

For more information, please visit or contact EASC at 

About Economic Alliance Snohomish County: 


As the largest regional economic development organization in Snohomish County, and county-wide chamber of commerce, Economic Alliance Snohomish County (EASC) supports a globally competitive regional economy in which all businesses can thrive and participate equally. 


For more information, please contact:  

Pablo Colindres Moreno 
Marketing and Communications Manager, EASC