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Load tests performed at Park and Ride

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:57PM

Load tests for the support structures of the two-story, concrete parking garage at the Park and Ride currently under construction on North Mercer Way were performed about two weeks ago. If the evaluation determines a necessary retrofit of the garage was successful, the project could be completed and opened in about a month.

Dreaming of new field turf

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Mercer Island has the highest ratio of ballfields per resident than any other community in King County and the greater Seattle area. However, improvements for many are well past due, giving the Island a shortage of playable fields.

Island centenarian

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Donors ignore drop-off rules

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Thrift Shop overwhelmed

Pearman becomes new MI mayor

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Formerly the mayor’s deputy, Jim Pearman is now the Mercer Island city mayor.

Work for trail begins with tree removal

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

J. Jacob Edel
Mercer Island Reporter

Freedom beckons

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

‘New’ Council, old issues

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Pedestrian bridge options to be vetted; no change to sign ordinance

Tax levy season begins

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

The Mercer Island School Board has cut its originally proposed 2008 capital facilities levy by $4 million, saving the amount for a future capital facilities bond. The decision was proposed by interim Superintendent Gary Plano during a special School Board meeting on Jan. 3 organized to discuss the preliminary levy.

City rules no EIS needed for PEAK

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Neighborhood group says it will appeal city decision

A West Mercer do-si-do

  • Jan 16, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 3:56PM

Journey of sound

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

MIHS band takes on financial, logistical challenges for China trip

Pearman continues NW family tradition

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Public service is more than a lesson Mayor Jim Pearman — an Eagle Scout and MIHS graduate — picked up during his youth, growing up on Mercer Island. It is also a family tradition for the great-nephew of a former Seattle mayor.

Tickets up, crime down

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Adding a full-time parking enforcement officer resulted in over 200 more parking tickets issued by the city last year as the number of crimes reported and arrests made by Island police fell.

Water line break causes deluge in Town Center

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

3 a.m. call brings firefighters, city crews to scene near Mercerdale Park

MISD one of 20 searching for leader

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

The Mercer Island School Board will pay Cascade Consulting Group up to $25,000 to help them find a permanent superintendent for the 2008-09 school year.

MISD in the red for summer school

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

The Mercer Island School Board is discussing the reorganization of its summer school program, which has incurred thousands of dollars in debt over the past few years. According to interim Associate Superintendent of Instructional Services, Kathy Morrison, the district could benefit from revamping its summer school curriculum.

Renton airport plan still in flux

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

City awaiting approval of new design

Mother-in-laws get more room

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Council approves building code amendments

A Seussical Musical

  • Jan 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Nov 24, 2008 at 3:55PM

Title IX report findings disputed by school officials

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

Mercer Island High School Athletic Director Craig Olson presented the School Board with a memorandum clarifying a number of misunderstandings and “incorrect facts” in the district’s interim Title IX report. The review was conducted by Linda Mangle, an outside consultant with the Equity Education Group hired by the school district in September.

Council further restricts non-political signs

  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

The City Council implemented a new restriction that limits the amount of days a temporary sign may stand at one location during the course of a year.


  • Nov 24, 2008 at 3:54PM

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