The City recognizes that each community member needs to have a sense of belonging, support in their community, and access to opportunities that fulfill the basic needs of life. Being inclusive means demonstrating a recognition that our community is enriched by people from a diversity of racial and ethnic groups and faith traditions and from all socioeconomic levels.
Key healthy community goals include:
Summary of Healthy Community Focus Area(PDF, 224KB)
Kirkland's Sustainability Master Plan, adopted in 2020, identifies actions the City and Kirkland community can take to fight climate change and make our natural spaces healthier.
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