City of Kirkland City Council passes Resolution  R-5312

The City of Kirkland City Council passed Resolution R-5312 last night! The resolution will provide the framework for community dialogue & action related to gun safety and community safety. The resolution passed 6-0 (one member was not in attendance). Thank you to the members of Indivisible Kirkland, KirklandSafe and other allied community organizations and concerned people who came out tonight to show their support for this resolution. The house was packed in support and attendees were thankful for the snacks provided by committed volunteers. A special thank you to Alycia Ramirez, Ashleigh (student) and Leanna Karg for sharing their perspectives on gun safety, gun violence and responsible ownership during Items from the Audience. You are inspirational! And finally, thank you to the city council members for prioritizing gun safety within our community. We look forward to the work ahead!