Feet First Walk & Talk in Kirkland August 30, 2011

Join Mayor of Kirkland Joan McBride along with Lisa McConnell from the Eastside Trail Advocates and Eric Campbell from the CamWest Development LLC on the quarterly Feet First Walk & Talk in Kirkland Houghton Neighborhood on Tuesday, August 30th, 2011 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00p.m.

Leaders will lead a short walk, stopping at three main locations to illustrate the projects successfully accomplished. Participants will get the opportunity to learn about Green space, Sound transit, and compact development.

Feet First Walk & Talk events are designed to showcase area redevelopment that incorporates features to promote walking and to make people more aware of the importance of walkable communities.


The Walk & Talk will begin at 6:00 p.m. from the Houghton Market Plaza (NE 68th St and 108th Ave NE, Kirkland, WA). Walk & Talk participants will have the opportunity to learn how the neighborhood in Central Houghton has made improvements to transform the neighborhood into a more walkable and livable area. The walk will end with a reception at the CamWest’s new home at Lakeview Lane. The fee for the Walk & Talk is $10 for Feet First members and $15 for non-members. Tickets may be purchased online or at the day of the event. Until August 15th Tickets will be $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers online.


For more information or to sponsor the Walk & Talk event, visit Feet First or contact Feet First Event Organizer, Wen Xie by emailing wen@feetfirst.org or by calling 206-652-2310.