King County Council news and notes for Monday

Metropolitan King County Council

Monday, March 26

At today’s Council meeting, Councilmembers:


Recognized Sue Rahr for her service to the residents of King County as she begins her last week as King County Sheriff.

  • Unanimously approved a motion regarding increasing access to the One Regional Card for All (ORCA) regional fare medium for public transportation (Motion 2012-0092).
  • Unanimously adopted a motion approving the purchase contract for the county’s Sewer Revenue and Refunding Bonds, 2012 (Motion 2012-0017).


Introduction of ordinances and motions for Council action:

  • A motion appointing Steve Strachan as King County Sheriff (Motion 2012-0114). The motion was sent to the Committee of the Whole for consideration.
  • A motion related to the establishment of a veterans internship program in King County (Motion 2012-0122).  The motion was sent to the Government Accountability, Oversight and Financial Performance Committee for consideration.



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