Rainstorm Update #2: Kirkland closing all lanes on Totem Lake Blvd; Commuters asked to avoid area

All lanes of Totem Lake Boulevard from south of 120th Avenue NE to north of NE 124th Street are being closed due to water over the roadway.  City crews are on site to set up barricades and to clear standing water from the roadway.  Drivers are encouraged to use caution on the road and asked to avoid Totem Lake Boulevard during their afternoon commute.  Detour signs are on display and drivers in the area are asked to follow them.  To report severe flooding or road hazards in Kirkland city limits, call the Public Works Maintenance line at 425-587-3900.  Please provide as much detail as possible about the location and impacts of flooding.  For flood preparedness and response information, visit www.takewinterbystorm.org