The Four Cores of Lake Stevens: Frontier Village, Downtown, Costco/Cavelero and Hartford/Industrial
In 2010, City of Lake Stevens leaders embarked on a "subarea plan" dividing Lake Stevens into four "subareas". Part of the J425 State of Development series.
The Subarea Plan
In 2010, the City Council adopted a longterm economic development strategy that focused on dividing the greater Lake Stevens area into specific “growth centers” in order to, as city documents put it: “enhance opportunities for economic success that support the community and visitors.”
Since then, the city has adopted three subarea plans…