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City of Kirkland Mission Statement: We are committed to the enhancement of Kirkland as a community for living, working, and leisure, with an excellent quality of life which preserves the City's existing charm and natural amenities.
The City offers a variety of volunteer opportunities--one-time, episodic, weekly and monthly--through which community volunteers contribute their extraordinary reserve of knowledge, talent, and skills. Kirkland's City Council and the City Manager are supportive champions of volunteer engagement in our community.
In 2016, the City of Kirkland engaged 4,772 volunteers who contributed more than 30,000 hours representing a value to the community of $875,000.
The City of Kirkland is a Council-Manager form of government. The City Council is the legislative body; its members are the community's decision makers. The City Manager serves the Council and the community in carrying out policies and overseeing the delivery of municipal services.