Issaquah closes recreation facilities, cancels city meetings
November 22, 2010
By Warren Kagarise
UPDATED — 12:15 p.m. Nov. 22, 2010
The city Parks & Recreation Department plans to close all facilities — including the Issaquah Community Center and the Julius Boehm Pool — at 2 p.m. Monday.
In addition, the city has has canceled all afternoon and evening parks programs. Officials also canceled the city Park Board and Issaquah Mountain Biking Task Force meetings scheduled for Monday night.
Check the municipal website Tuesday — or call the parks department’s weather line at 837-3326.
Snow continues to fall in Issaquah, but roads remain open and Issaquah School District schools opened as usual Monday morning. Find a map of city snowplow routes here.
The school district cancelled afternoon kindergarten, early childhood education, Head Start and all-after school activities for Monday due to the snow.
City Public Works Operations Department crews worked through the night to apply de-icer to city streets.
The city reminds property owners to clear sidewalks, because the abutting property owner has the responsibility to keep sidewalks clear of snow and ice.