its history, Brier has been characterized by large, wooded,
single-family home sites and a clear determination to shape its own
future. Brier, 15 miles north of Seattle in Snohomish County, offers a
quiet, small-town quality of life. Its goal is clear: to retain its
semi-rural, wooded character and to remain relatively small, simple and
intimate. Here parks and picnic areas are priorities, and horses often
are given the right-of-way.
comprehensive city plan preserves Brier as a retreat for single-family
homes on a minimum 12,500-foot lot. Although Brier does not have a
commercial core, many residents run home-based businesses. Community
Transit bus service and Interstate 5 place urban conveniences close at
hand. Families also enjoy the new library located on Brier Road.
Community residents and visitors alike enjoy Brierfest, the area’s
largest annual event, which begins with a parade at Brier Park on the
first Saturday in August, and the town’s annual December tree-lighting
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