City News Home
The original item was published from 3/1/2017 4:53:55 PM to 3/9/2017 12:57:52 PM.

City News

News Releases

Posted on: March 1, 2017

[ARCHIVED] Council Approves 2017 Lodging Tax Recommendation

Lodging Tax funds totaling $25,000 were approved by the City Council at its February 21 meeting. The City Council recommended allocating the funds to help provide tourism related events and programs in 2017.

The Lodging Tax Advisory Committee (LTAC) met December 28, and reviewed the requests and recommended funding for Tour de Terrace at $16,775, Arts of the Terrace at $2,000, July 3rd Fireworks Show at $2,000, and Snohomish County Tourism Bureau Visitor Information Center Program at $2,725 for a total of $23,500.00. In addition, the LTAC recommended the City Council set aside $1,500 in a special fund for a future tourism related facility for the arts.

Lodging tax funds are derived from the hotel-motel taxes collected by the city’s only hotel, Studio 6, an extended stay facility located in the Gateway Place Business Park. The funds must be used toward the operational or promotional expenditures of programs and events that provide an economic benefit to the community and promote overnight stays in Mountlake Terrace.

More information on lodging tax funds is available by calling Community Relations Director/City Clerk Virginia Olsen at (425) 744-6206 or by email to


Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News Releases

Public Meetings to Start for Vision 2044

Posted on: September 26, 2023

Arts of the Terrace Opens Saturday

Posted on: September 20, 2023

Reconstruction Work to Start on 66th Ave W

Posted on: September 13, 2023

Passport Program Expands Hours

Posted on: June 21, 2023

Meet City Manager Candidate Finalists

Posted on: February 22, 2023

City Proposes 2023-24 Budget for Review

Posted on: October 24, 2022

Tour de Terrace Returns July 22-24

Posted on: July 12, 2022

Library Exhibit Features MLT Artist

Posted on: April 1, 2022

Sign Up Soon for MLT Summer Camps

Posted on: March 4, 2022

City Offices to Close for Holiday

Posted on: February 17, 2022

City Council Selects 2022 Leadership

Posted on: January 4, 2022

City Offices to Close for Holidays

Posted on: December 20, 2021

City Seeks Input on Use of Pandemic Aid

Posted on: December 15, 2021

New Tree to Adorn Town Center Plaza

Posted on: November 23, 2021

Clear Storm Drains During Wet Weather

Posted on: October 21, 2021
Female Burglary Suspect

Police Seek Suspect in Mosque Burglary

Posted on: October 20, 2021

Pavilion, Pool Reopen Saturdays

Posted on: October 1, 2021

Ballinger Waterfront Work Continues

Posted on: September 30, 2021
Art show

MLT Lodging Tax Grants Available

Posted on: September 27, 2021
Swim Lesson Group in pool

Vouchers Available for Swim Lessons

Posted on: January 31, 2022