Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the 13th Annual Turkey Trot to be held Sunday, November 24, 2013 at Marina Park. The following roads will be impacted:
- Kirkland Avenue from Lake Street to the City Dock will be closed from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Southbound lane of Lake Street South from Kirkland Avenue to 2nd Avenue South will close at 11 a.m. for approximately 20 minutes
- Commuters should watch for increased pedestrian traffic along the Kirkland waterfront between Kirkland Avenue and Carillon Point from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The Hopelink hosted event draws 1,000 participants and raises money to provide assistance to low-income families in east and north King County. Event goers are encouraged to walk, bike, or carpool, and plan for their parking in advance. For public parking, including the Kirkland Municipal Garage, go towww.kirklandwa.gov/parking. For bus transportation, go to http://tripplanner.kingcounty.gov/. For event information go to www.hope-link.org.