Kirkland commuters are encouraged to take the next step in choosing sustainable commuting options with the newly expanded rideshare and incentive program, Kirkland Green Trip (KGT). Those who register for the free program may be eligible for $50 in gift cards by taking the Make A Change Pledge.Read More
The will of the council was to remove marijuana retail businesses from the odor ordinance since odors created through the production and processing of marijuana is of concern, not retail. Despite concerns expressed by some council members, the vote for ordinance 4462 with an amendment to removal of the word "retail" the was unanimous.Read More
Last week we published this post about the upcoming grand opening of Purpose Boutique on Central Way to be held Saturday, October 25th. The other night, Kate and I walked downtown for dinner and found Purpose was open so we wondered in and said hello. The new women's clothing store is having an unpublished soft opening this week and it seems it was Kate's good fortune as she walked away happy with some new outfits.
It is good to see so many new retailers and restaurants opening in downtown!Read More
The Kirkland City Council has been on a roll of late enacting measures meant to change the lives and behaviors of Kirkland citizens. One can argue whether or not these measures are good or bad, or if they are even the purview of a local elected body, but one cannot argue the fact that a new, more activist agenda is indeed being enacted by the Kirkland City Council.Read More