A new paper outlines a potential plan for the region. Kirkland residents that are concerned with respect for human rights may also want to know where their council members stand on the issue of the non-therapeutic and forced genital cutting of children. She moved to Kirkland from Redmond 19 years ago and her son, John Marchione, is currently the mayor of Redmond. With funding tied to getting students to school, districts are uncertain how much money they’ll receive. Asher won his re-election bid by more than 30 percent, as his opponent Jim Hart, dropped out of the race in September. to engage the community in updating the City's Comprehensive Plan, including the Vision Statement. Code of Ethics Adopted February 7, 2012 The newly elected members of the Kirkland City Council were sworn in Tuesday night at City Hall, with Toby Nixon becoming the first council member from the newly annexed neighborhood of Kingsgate. In a “council-manager” form of government, the Mayor’s responsibilities are primarily to preside at council meetings, and act as head of the city for ceremonial purposes and for purposes of military law. “It has been an honor to be the mayor for the last two years,” said McBride. 4 by 196 votes out of over 21,000 cast in the race. The City Council values its communications with constituents and has adopted Social Media Guidelines. Adopted November 6, 2019, City Council Goals (PDF-164 kb) In those moments when they have such access it is important that they be able to speak accurately about this issue. (We’ll only publish your name and hometown.) City Council 123 5th Avenue, Kirkland WA 98033. Further assistance in reaching the City Council is available by contacting: Amy Bolen, Executive Assistant425.587.3007[email protected]. Events throughout September and October via Zoom will cater to different areas of the region. The newly elected members of the Kirkland City Council were sworn in Tuesday night at City Hall, with Toby Nixon becoming the first council member from the newly annexed neighborhood of Kingsgate. Dry summer conspired with the pandemic and a wind storm. Kirkland operates under the “council-manager” form of government which means all legislative and policy-making powers are vested in the City Council. 6. Should state cover school bus costs if there are no riders? TTY Relay: 711, Copyright 2006 - 2020 City of Kirkland - All Rights Reserved Please read our: Title VI, Kirkland ADA Information, Disclaimer, Privacy Notice and Linking Policy KirklandParks.net | ExploreKirkland.com | KirklandPermits.net | Maps.Kirklandwa.gov - For site questions please email: webmaster@kirklandwa.gov | Site Map, 1st, 45th & 48th State Legislative Districts, "Kirkland 2035: Your Voice.