Stay Informed

News and Events
In the City of Mountlake Terrace, there are many ways to stay informed about city events, meetings and news.  Sign up for notifications, attend Coffee with the City, follow us on social media, read our newsletters and check our City Manager weekly updates. (See left-side menu on this page.) 

Public Meetings
You can view our City Council and Planning Commission meeting materials online here. The meeting audio is also streamed live or on demand so listen in and learn more about what's happening in our community!

This website offers a Notify Me subscription list where you can receive text or email updates that you select including emergency alerts, jobs, bids, news topics, events, and meetings.
Civic engagement and volunteerism remains strong in Mountlake Terrace as citizens donate thousands of hours annually in support of many community events and projects, including: 

     • Boards, Commissions, Committees 
     • Earth Day Park Community Clean-up 
     • National Night Out 
     • Tour de Terrace 
     • Tree Lighting Ceremony

If you're interested in volunteering, please contact us and specify your interest (parks clean up, event assistance, general office or unpaid internships) at  You may also contact our Human Resources Department at 425-744-6225 for additional information.

Earth Day Volunteers

Ballinger Park Open House

Mountlake Terrace Seniors Group


Tree Lighting Ceremony

  1. City Manager Weekly Updates

    Learn more about what's happening in Mountlake Terrace.

  2. Coffee with the City

    Citizens, business owners and others from the community are invited to join city officials for a cup of coffee and hear first-hand what’s happening in the city.

  3. Evergreen Awards

    The Mountlake Terrace Evergreen Awards recognize property owners and renters who take pride in their community by beautifying, renovating, and improving their homes, condominiums and businesses and adding features that promote sustainability.

  4. News Releases

    The City of Mountlake Terrace issues about 270 news releases per year to keep our community well informed.

  5. Newsletter "City Happenings"

  6. Social Media

    The City of Mountlake Terrace engages in social media through Facebook, Instragram, Twitter and YouTube.