Scene in MLT: Angling for some relaxation

Anglers took advantage of cooler weather Wednesday to enjoy some fishing on Lake Ballinger. A reminder that the construction of the Ballinger Park Waterfront Project will begin Thursday, July 1 and Friday, July 2, closing specific areas of the waterfront area so the City of Mountlake Terrace can begin work on major park improvements. The…

Scene in MLT: Cleaning up Veterans Park

About 40 volunteers gathered Saturday for a clean-up event at Veterans Memorial Park on Saturday, clearing invasive plants and collecting trash and debris. Similar restoration-focused work events are planned in the future through the City of Mountlake Terrace’s adopt-a-park volunteer program.

Scene nearby: Northgate pedestrian and bicycle bridge installed

As seen Sunday by photographer David Carlos: The northbound Interstate 5 portion of the Northgate Pedestrian and Bicycle Bridge was installed. The southbound half will go up next weekend. When complete, the bridge — a project of the Seattle Department of Transportation — will connect Northgate Mall to North Seattle Community College. Learn more here.