CENTER OF EXCELLENCE

Snohomish County’s leading
economic development zone
has become the hub for excellence.

5.1
MILLION SQ FEET
currently permitted manufacturing
and industrial space
11,600
NEW JOBS
projected in
CIC by 2040
$24
MILLION
capital raised
since 2019

BRAND LEADERSHIP

There is major development underway in CIC, with more industry leaders announcing plans for the future.

Over 2,000 jobs in high-tech manufacturing, packaging, and distribution will be filled in 2021 and nearly 12,000 new jobs will be ready by 2040. 

INNOVATION SPOTLIGHT

Green Tech in the CIC

Snohomish County PUD’s Solar Microgrid in the Cascade Industrial Center represents a significant investment in green technology that is spreading throughout the CIC.  In this video, produced by the PUD, you’ll get a 5-minute overview of this cutting-edge project.

DEVELOPMENT SPOTLIGHT

Northpoint

Northpoint is located on Highway 531 and 67th Avenue Northeast and offers close proximity to I-5, Seattle, the Canadian border, and is primed for development.  The site also includes heavy rail service from Burlington Northern and is close to Arlington Airport.  The video shown here gives an excellent overview of the property.

MEET THE MAYORS

CIC Overview

This two-minute overview of the CIC opens with former Mayor Tolbert of Arlington and Mayor Nehring of Marysville.

Recent Development in the CIC

CIC Earns Marysville Smart Communities Award

On January 16, 2024, the Washington State Department of Commerce presented the Governor’s Smart Communities Award to the City of Marysville. The award in the Smart Planning Legacy category recognizes Marysville for more than 25 years of planning that led to the creation of the Cascade Industrial Center (CIC). A joint effort in partnership with the City of Arlington, Washington – Government, the CIC is a 4,000-acre center for manufacturing and industrial development.

Mayor Jon Nehring accepted the award on behalf of the city, along with City Council President Kamille Norton, City Councilmembers Peter Condyles and Mark James, city staff and CIC partners: City of ArlingtonSnohomish County GovernmentPort of EverettPuget Sound Regional Council and The Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce. Thank you to Northside USA for hosting.

30
MILES
to Seattle
10
MILES
to the Port of Everett
71
MILES
to the Canadian border

TAX SAVINGS

How much could your company save?

Strategically located between Seattle and the Canadian border along the I-5 freeway corridor, the Cascade Industrial Center (CIC) offers over 1,700 buildable acres of manufacturing and industrial potential. Tax incentives help offset capital costs for larger companies while the CIC is surrounded by a highly educated workforce, many of whom are in the high tech and aircraft industries. This area is magnificently located at the foothills of the Cascade Mountains and on the shores of Puget Sound offering a wonderful quality of life for the local workforce. Visit us today for a tour of the CIC, an overview of existing infrastructure, and hear our exciting plans as the region continues to grow.

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