For those wanting details of the route to be taken by the log cabin, here is a sketch from turn by turn provided by the city: Route :
R on Market St (will travel on the wrong side of the street)
R on 6th St W (will need no parking signs on both sides of street)
L on Waverly Way (no parking signs on one side)
R on Market St (no parking signs one side)
L on Central - will travel on wrong side at Lake St S crossing (planters and Chevron)
Central Way turns into NE 85th St.
L on 114th Ave NE (no parking signs
L on 87th St S. (no parking signs)
R on 112th Ave NE (no parking signs)
L on NE 100th St. (no parking signs) - park house and close road to re-load house and then travel to 111th Ave NE
R on 111th Ave NE to relocation property
Log cabin move planned for early morning hours April 28
House on Market Street to be relocated in Highlands neighborhood
There are only a few log cabins in Kirkland and the one located on Market Street will be lifted off its foundation and set down on a residential property located in the Highlands neighborhood. The City has issued permits to allow for the move to begin around midnight on Saturday, April 27 with the house being moved along city streets between then and 5 a.m. on Sunday, April 28. The approved route includes the temporarily closure of the intersection of 112th Ave NE and NE 100th St. while the cabin is re-staged. The move will continue at approximately 9 a.m. with the house being placed on property located at the 10,000 block of 111th Avenue NE around 11 a.m. Properties along the travel route will receive notice of the move and asked to comply with “No parking” restrictions. For specific route information, contact the Building Services Division at 425-587-3600.