The RFA Planning Committee has established three subcommittees to focus on key issues in the planning process:
The Communications Subcommittee is responsible for implementing the RFA Communications Plan to provide internal and external stakeholders with information about the RFA process in a professional, timely and accurate manner.
  • Chair:  Bob Colinas, Mayor, Brier
  • Meetings:  Fourth Tuesday of each month, 4:30 p.m. Location varies -- check calendar.
The Finance Subcommittee is analyzing the financial implications associated with establishing an RFA. This includes financial modeling, analysis of existing fire service budgets and evaluation of funding options for a regional fire service.
  • Chair: Laura Sonmore, Mayor Pro Tem, Mountlake Terrace
  • Vice Chair: Randy Lord, Councilmember, Mukilteo
  • Meetings: Third Wednesday of each month, 5 p.m., at Fire District 1 Headquarters, 12425 Meridian Ave. S., Everett.
The Level of Service Subcommittee is examining how fire and EMS is provided today and how it could be provided in the future by a consolidated fire service to meet level of service expectations in south Snohomish County.
  • Chair: Jennifer Gregerson, Councilmember, Mukilteo
  • Vice Chair: Doug McCardle, Councilmember, Mountlake Terrace
  • Meetings: Second Thursday of each month, 5 p.m. Location varies -- check calendar.