Letter from Mayor Addresses Marijuana Legalization

Mercer Island Mayor Bruce Bassett sent a letter to the community addressing the recent statewide vote to legalize recreational marijuana use for adults (Initiative 502). The letter addresses possible health and safety ramifications and reminds parents to discuss the issue with their children.

Click here for the full text of Initiative Measure 502.

In the letter, the Mayor cites community resources available for residents seeking additional information:

Mercer Island Police Department — 206.275.7610
Department of Youth and Family Services — 206.275.7611

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