In a continued partnership, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the City of Mercer Island are coordinating another drug “take-back” day on Saturday, April 28th, 2018 from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
After the massive and overwhelmingly positive response from Island Crest Park’s facelift, the City of Mercer Island was eager to start their next project at the South Mercer Fields, specifically the New South Mercer Playground.
There are two opportunities available, including the Summer Volunteer Program, which is open to 6th and 7th graders, and the Volunteer Outreach in Communities Everywhere program, which is open to 8th through 11th grade students.
In March, the City of Mercer Island unanimously voted to launch a pilot ridesharing program to help Island commuters to travel from home to their off-island jobs. By partnering with established rideshare providers, Lyft and Uber, the City of Mercer Island hopes to relieve some of the traffic Islanders have experienced since the Light Rail project began.
On Tuesday, April 3rd the Mercer Island Community and Event Center will hold a Parenting Workshop focusing on Teen Anxiety.
After its first months, the SANO CAFÉ proves a wonderful and fruitful addition to the Mercer Island community.
In their latest newsletter, they’ve announced a series for forthcoming surveys to help the city gather information about travel preferences and public willingness to use alternative modes of transportation.
With the tradition beginning in 2008, the Annual Leap for Green Family Sustainability Fair strives to enrich communal knowledge and understanding of environmental practices through activities for kids and adults.
Online registration opened Monday, March 19th for Summer Camps and Spring & Summer Courses.
Across the country, 258 cities and towns, including Mercer Island, earned recognition from national non-profit KaBOOM! as 2017 Playful City USA communities for their efforts to increase play opportunities for children.
Got stuff you’re looking to get rid of? Mercer Island Annual Shredding Event is just around the corner!
The GRAND REOPENING of Mercer Island’s Island Crest Park is just around the corner – and newly added to the City’s events calendar.
Mercer Island’s goals address mobility, the budget, sustainability, and the arts, which is articulated in their draft for the city’s 2018-2019 “top priorities.”
Each year, hundreds of hours are donated by Mercer Island citizens to help maintain the community’s parks and open spaces.