Kirkland Officials Host Third Totem Lake Conversation on July 23

Businesses, stakeholders invited to share thoughts about future of area


Kirkland Mayor Joan McBride and City Council Member Amy Walen invite Totem Lake Business District companies, interested stakeholders, and citizens to talk about the future of a vital urban center.  The third conversation about Totem Lake continues at Café Veloce on July 23 from 12 to 1:30 p.m.  For reservations, call the City Manager’s Office at 425-587-3001.  Attendees are responsible for the cost of lunch.  For more information about the City’s efforts to revitalize the Totem Lake Business District, visit or contact Ellen Miller-Wolfe, Economic Development Manager, City of Kirkland at 425-587-3014 or


In 2010, the City hosted a Totem Lake Symposium where financial, development, and design professionals and local property and business owners shared ideas about how to revitalize the Totem Lake Business District.  Their concepts were integrated into the Totem Lake Action Plan which was adopted by the City Council in late 2010.