Meeting to discuss shoreline restoration at two Island parks

Mercer Island Parks and Rec will host a public meeting to discuss shoreline restoration for Luther Burbank Park and Calkins Landing.

The meeting will be held on from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10, in Room 104 at the Mercer Island Community and Event Center.

The City is looking for input from the public on the design for three shoreline areas for improved access, wildlife habitat quality and site aesthetics. The meeting will help the City get feedback from Islanders about proposed designs.

To learn more or to send in comments, contact Alaine Sommargren, the Parks Natural Resources specialist at


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