City council Dec. 16 set to discuss budget modifications, review recreation and parks master plan

The Mountlake Terrace City Council is scheduled to review a mid-biennial budget modification ordinance and also the Recreation, Parks and Open Space (RPOS) Master Plan among other items at its Dec. 16 work/study session.

Additional items on Thursday’s agenda include:

– Discussion of park and facilities staffing

– Review of a professional services agreement with the Johnston Group

– Review of a professional services agreement with Gordon Thomas Honeywell Governmental Affairs

– Review of city council subcommittee recommendation for interim Recreation and Park Advisory Commission member appointment

– Discussion of annual city council retreat planning (tentative)

The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. via Zoom. If the public would like to listen in via telephone, the number to call is 1-253-215-8782. To watch the meeting over the internet: 1) Go to; 2) Enter meeting ID (87179075553) and click “join” (you will be prompted to install the Zoom application if you do not already have it); and 3) Enter passcode (121621).

To submit written public comment beforehand, email your remarks to or mail comments to City Hall, 23204 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043. All written public comments must be received by 4 p.m. on the day of the meeting to be acknowledged that night. Please reference “Public Comment for (Insert Meeting Date) City Council Meeting” on your correspondence. The City Clerk will read a summary of public comments in the meeting.

To provide verbal comments during the public comments agenda item at the meeting, please use the hand raise tool in Zoom or *9 if participating by telephone (press *6 to unmute).

The complete agenda can be viewed here.

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