Kirkland Traffic Alert: Tree Lighting Ceremony, November 26


Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the Tree Lighting Ceremony to be held on Saturday, November 26, 2011 in downtown Kirkland. The event will be held from 4 to 8 p.m., with the Tree Lighting occurring at 6 p.m. The eastbound lane of Park Lane from Lake Street South to Main Street will be closed from approximately 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Lake Street public parking lot, located on the corner of Lake Street and Central Way, will be closed all day. For downtown parking information go to


This Kirkland Downtown Association-hosted event draws 3,000 participants. For event information go to (Select “Calendar”). For special event permit information, contact Sudie Elkayssi, Special Projects Coordinator, Kirkland Parks & Community Services Department, 425-587-3347 or