In response to a request from the City, MICA reluctantly removed their sign:

For almost three years it had claimed Mercerdale Park, in the name of MICA, for the future home of a privately owned facility. 

For almost three years it had claimed Mercerdale Park, in the name of MICA, for the future home of a privately owned facility. 

Mercer Islanders can now enjoy Bicentennial Park and the Native Garden without being confronted by an intrusive sign promoting the idea that private interests would soon command this space.