Conservation & Sustainability
|Mercer Island is committed to sustainable practices for a healthy environment.|
Click on a topic below for helpful information -- For an overview of the City's sustainability programs, and some key program milestones, visit this page.
For more information, please contact Ross Freeman, Sustainability & Communications Manager at 206.275.7662 or email@example.com.
Solarize Program Leads to 45 New Installations in 2018
Jan 18, 2019 - In the summer of 2018, the City launched its second Solarize Mercer Island campaign, which offered special group pricing on rooftop solar installation, using a community-selected contractor, Sphere Solar Energy.
Almost 200 people attended one of four free works... Read more...
City Selects New Trash, Recycling, and Compostables Hauler
Dec 11, 2018 - The City's contract for solid waste collection services with Republic Services (aka Rabanco/Allied Waste), is set to expire September 30, 2019. The City was unable to secure an extension and therefore launched a competitive Request for Proposals (RFP) process, which was desi... Read more...
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Spring 2019 Recycling Event
Saturday, March 30, 2019Annual Sustainability Event:
Safely dispose of the old equipment and household items that are cluttering your basement or garage at the annual Mercer Island Fall Recycling Event on Saturday, March 30 from 9:00am to 3:00pm at the Luther Burbank Park South Parking Lot. NOTE: This is a diff... Read more...
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