Kirkland Traffic Alert: FroYo Run

Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the FroYo Run to be held at Juanita Beach Park on Saturday, July 23. The beach parking lot and eastbound NE Juanita Drive from 93rd Avenue NE to 98th Avenue NE will be closed and detours in place from 6:30 a.m. until approximately 10:30 a.m. A course map is available at www.kirklandwa.gov/specialevents

Event organizers expect 2,300 attendees will participate in the annual event which raises money for the Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF). The CTF is dedicated to the goal of finding treatments for Neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder that affects 1 in every 3,000 people.

Event goers are encouraged to carpool and plan for their parking in advance. For bus transportation, go to http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/