‪Mayor Amy Walen opens up discussion for questions and ideas for gun safety in Kirkland. The full City Council is listening and will be looking at options for our legislative agenda, local codes, and city policy.

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‪Kirkland Police Chief Cheri Harris discusses the preparation, training, and proactive work to keep schools safe‬

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Kirkland Legacy
Sustainability, Innovation, and Housing
Listening to the Community about Kirkland's Future

Kids and parents starting to arrive at Kirkland City Hall after marching from nearby schools

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I really enjoyed meeting with students in the Chamber’s Youth Leadership Development Program today...

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Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce was live.

Deputy Mayor Jay Arnold is speaking to students at City Hall right now as part of the Chamber Youth Development program!

Colleagues from throughout the region and state are testifying on Puget Sound Energy’s plan, kicking off public comment from a packed room.

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‪At Utilities & Transportation Commission hearing today on Puget Sound Energy’s integrated resource plan. They have heard a summary from PSE staff and citizen advisory group. I’ll testify on behalf of Kirkland asking for firmer plans retire coal, by 2025.

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You have until 8:PM tonight to vote for LWSD Schools! These bond and levies will address overcrowding and provide for costs *not* covered by the state.

Ballot drop boxes are available in Kirkland at City Hall and the Kingsgate library.

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I’m excited for the “Love ‘Em License ‘Em” drawing today to see whose dog or cat gets Kirkland pet license #1.

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Congratulations to Elsie Weber, retiring after 27 years serving on the Houghton Community Council. And Houghton knows how to celebrate, including karaoke with the Mayor.

A special night! At the end of a wonderful tribute to Doreen Foster Marchione tonight, I got to join my STUDIO EAST Training for the Performing Arts double, Sam, onstage at Kirkland Performance Center. Thanks for a wonderful performance and being part of the salute to Doreen.

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I deeply appreciate the vote of confidence by the people of Kirkland in re-electing me to the City Council. With their support of my colleagues as well, it reflects well not only on what we are doing in our city, but how we well work together.

I'm excited about the challenges and work ahead to keep Kirkland moving forward.

Ballots must be postmarked by Tues, Nov 7th! Don't have a stamp? Ballot drop boxes are at Kirkland City Hall or the Kingsgate library.

The full list of locations is at…/returnin…/ballot-drop-boxes.aspx

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We are raising three daughters who are discovering what they love about our city. For their future in Kirkland, I’ve worked to add new parks, strengthen neighborhoods, develop Totem Lake, and build the Cross Kirkland Corridor.

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I'm proud to have the endorsement of Washington Conservation Voters, championing sustainability, climate issues, and transit in Kirkland.

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Washington Conservation Voters

WCV is proud to endorse Jay Arnold for Kirkland City Council Position 1!

See all of our endorsements here >>

Working regionally and with the state has shown impressive results for Kirkland--with policies that support our city, new transportation projects, and grant funding. It's an important part of the job!

Really excited to see first stores of the Village at Totem Lake open. I just took my daughter to check it out.

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The Village at Totem Lake

Whoo hoo! Your new NORDSTROM RACK opens today. Run. Don’t walk! The fashion finds are waiting. #nordstromrack