City Hall for All

Great day yesterday at City Hall for All! We had a ton of foot traffic at our table and had some quality interactions with Kirkland City Council members, the Mayor, the city attorney. The organizers, including our friend Debbie with ERIC, also engaged participants in a fantastic discussion about how Kirkland is meeting its goals …

Summer Meals at Kingsgate Library

As part of our efforts to fight summer food uncertainty for school-aged children, Indivisible Kirkland Kenmore has started helping out with the Kingsgate Library lunch program on Fridays.

General Meeting – Manka Dhingra joined us!

Sunday’s meeting was action-packed!  We heard from PSE on residential options for clean, green energy.  We also heard a synopsis on what IKK has been working on.  Members were given an opportunity to provide input for our 2018 State legislative focus.  We also discussed volunteer opportunities to feed hungry children this summer.  Then, excitingly, Manka …

City Council Meeting & Tailgating

Another fun evening (yes, really) tailgating and attending the Kirkland City Council meeting.  Heather addressed the Council, asking them to consider their response to the President’s intent to pull the US out of the Paris Climate Accord.  We’ll keep you posted as we learn more about their response to this request.

Cathy McMorris Rodgers Protest

Community members outside of Daniel’s Broiler in Bellevue, protesting CMR, who has not met with constituents to discuss their healthcare concerns, but who did make time to host this donor dinner.

Virtual Rally to Save Healthcare

IKK leadership met with the Outreach Directors for Senators Murray and Cantwell to deliver the healthcare stories collected from all over the state of Washington.

City Council Meeting & Tailgating

IKK kicked off its focus on local politics with tailgating in the parking lot at Kirkland City Hall before the Kirkland City Council meeting.  During the meeting, Pita made several significant requests of the Council, all surrounding recommendations from the ACLU’s People Power on how prisoner treatment and ICE access to prisoners in the Kirkland …

IKK Meeting: Government/Advocacy 101 & Sign Making

Thank you to Kathy Sakahara, from the League of Women Voters, for her discussion of Advocacy 101.  We also discussed upcoming events, including the many marches happening in April.  For meeting notes:  Meeting Notes 4-9-17.