Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the 11th Annual Turkey Trot event to be held on Sunday, November 20, 2011. The following roads will be impacted:
- Southbound lane of Lake Street South from Central Way to 5th Avenue South will close at 11:00 a.m. for approximately 20 minutes
- Eastbound and Westbound lanes of Kirkland Avenue from Lake Shore Plaza Drive to Lake Street South will be closed from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Commuters should watch for increased pedestrian traffic on the following roads from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.:
- Lake Street South from Kirkland Avenue to Lake Washington Blvd.
- Lake Washington Blvd. from Lake Street South to Lakeview Drive
- Kirkland Avenue from Lake Street South to Lake Shore Plaza Drive
This Hopelink hosted event draws 750+ participants and raises money to provide assistance to low-income families in east and north King County. For event information go to www.hope-link.org. For permit information contact, Sudie Elkayssi, Special Projects Coordinator, City of Kirkland Parks & Community, 425-587-3347 or firstname.lastname@example.org.