Initiative 1433

The Washington Minimum Wage Increase, also known as Initiative 1433, is on the November 8, 2016, ballot in Washington as an initiated state statute. A “yes” vote supports incrementally raising the state’s minimum wage from $9.47 to $13.50 by 2020 and mandating employers to offer paid sick leave.

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Job Fair Press Release

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East county job fair has potential | Monroe Monitor Oct. 2

 

Monroe Fair Days Parade and Market August 27, 2016

 

 

 

May 9, 2016
City gives downtown Monroe a boost

 

May 9, 2016
Monroe celebrates community’s finest supporters Pictured: Our 2016 Grand Marshalls-Adam Hoffman (L) and Chris Hendrickson (R)

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April 5, 2016
The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News Monroe gets new Chamber director

 

March 8, 2016
Monroe gets new chamber director

 

 

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5/4/2015 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Chamber awards honor businesses, volunteers

4/15/2015 Tribune – Monroe Chamber faces heat over supporting parking plan

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3/10/2015 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Main Street Plaza project aims to enhance downtown Monroe

2/24/2015 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Monroe leaders meet with legislators in Olympia

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2/10/2015 Monroe Chamber hosts 2015 ArtiGras

 

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2/3/2015 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Smartphone app showcases Monroe businesses

 

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1/18/2015 Sky Valley Chonicle – Monroe gets into Seahawks-Packers game

1/15/2015 HeraldNet.com – County leaders talk upgrades at Evergreen fairgrounds

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1/7/2015  The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Taking the Plunge

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12/16/2014 Local business people fund Christmas dinner for Sky Valley impoverished

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12/16/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Monroe Chamber of Commerce welcomes new board members

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12/16/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Monroe pilot project temporarily changes downtown parking limits

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12/9/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Sky Valley rings in the holiday season with style

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12/9/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Sky Valley News – Monroe Walmart celebrates long-awaited grand opening

12/1/2014 The Hearald Business Journal – Walmart opening Wednesday in Monroe

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Chamber Press Release – Monroe 2015 Polar Plunge and Fun Run

 

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10/14/2014 The Woodinville Weekly – Nazi watchtower surprises Monroe motorists

 

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10/21/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Congresswoman DelBene visits Monroe Chamber

 

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10/21/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Monroe celebrates Carnation smokestack paint job

 

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10/20/2014 The Everett Herald – The fun and beer (and root beer) are flowing at Oktoberfest Monroe

09/30/2014 The Everett Herald – Monroe plays a role in a TV pilot

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09/23/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Smokestack ribbon cutting celebration to be held in October

 09/10/2014 The Snohomish Tribune – Monroe’s annual free spectacle of swifts will be Sept. 13

09/09/2014 The Monroe Monitor – Monroe Library hires new managing librarian

 

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08/26/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Monroe’s vibrant parade officially ushers in fair

08/19/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Monroe fights back against retail theft 

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08/19/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Monroe Fair Days parade to include more fun and games

 

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08/19/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Carnation smokestack in Monroe set for paint job

 

08/16/2014 The Everett Herald – Monroe steam stack will be decoratively painted

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08/12/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Monroe Parade an all-day downtown event this year

 

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08/05/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Business Notes: Monroe Jewelers, Savvy Mattress close, hot dog stand opens

07/30/2014 The Everett Herald – Darrington businesses are ready to be ‘mobbed’

07/17/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Plan unfolds for chimney design

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07/08/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Flowerpots to roundabouts: Changes planned for Monroe

 

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06/19/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Betsy Lewis to retire: Community-building topped priorities for long-time librarian

  06/19/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Betsy Lewis to retire: Community-building topped priorities for long-time librarian

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05/20/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – Five Guys open for business

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05/08/2014 Chamber Press Release – Brad Worthley to speak at the May Chamber luncheon

 

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05/06/2014 Monroe Monitor – New Chamber director has high hopes for Monroe

 

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04/08/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – City seeks meeting with Monroe manufacturers

  04/08/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – City seeks meeting with Monroe manufacturers

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04/01/2014 Monroe Monitor – Bennett leaves Chamber of Commerce

 

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03/15/2014 Everett Herald – Monroe offers more than a fair amount to do.

 

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03/11/2014 The Monroe Monitor and Valley News – “Ride Here” to be new Monroe brand?