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9611 SE 36th Street
Mercer Island, WA 98040
Phone: 206.275.7783
Fax: 206.275.7787
Email: mifinance@mercergo. . .
Hours: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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City of Mercer Island / Finance / Utility Services / Utilities Service Discounts

Utilities Service Discounts

The City offers assistance with City water, sewer line maintenance, and storm water charges to low income customers.  Additionally, assistance with Emergency Medical Services (EMCS) charges for persons receiving in-home care who are Medicaid eligible.

Applicant must be responsible for payment of utility bills and living at the address receiving services or must reside in a rental unit served directly by the City of Mercer Island with a separate meter

Low-Income Program

The discount available is a 75% reduction in water consumption charges, sewer line maintenance, and storm and surface water charges.  (Note:  The discount does not apply to water meter, King County Sewer, or EMS charges)

To be eligible for service discounts, applicants are required to meet both of the following criteria:

  1. Applicant is a resident of Mercer Island who owns or rents a single family home; and

  2. Applicant's household income does not exceed 70% of the Washington State median income.

    The 2015 program is based in 2014 income as follows:

    # of Persons Total Household Income
    1 $31,256
    2 $40,874
    3 $50,492
    4 $60,110

Households Receiving In-Home Care

The discount available is waiver of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) charges.

To be eligible for this discount applicant must be a Mercer Island resident receiving in-home care who is Medicaid eligible.

Discount Application

To apply for the Utility Service Discounts complete the following application forms:

Low Income Program
Households Receiving In Home Care

Applications may also be picked up from the Finance Department at City Hall or from the Youth and Family Services Department at the Luther Burbank Administration Building.
 

MERCER ISLAND CITY HALL
Finance Department / Utilities Customer Service
9611 SE 36th Street
Mercer Island, WA  98040
206-275-7783
 
LUTHER BURBANK ADMINISTRATION BUILDING
Youth and Family Services Department
2040 - 84th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040
206-275-7611
 

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