Highlights at the King County Council | June 25-29


Monday, June 25



Metropolitan King County Council – 1:30 p.m.

Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

  • An ordinance authorizing an interlocal agreement with the city of Seattle to clarify the duties of local law enforcement agencies with respect to the streetcar operations and maintenance (Ordinance 2012-0189).


King County Flood Control District Executive Committee – 3:00 p.m. ***Special meeting location*** Committee will meet in the Southwest Conference Room, 12th Floor, King County Courthouse

Committee members are scheduled to consider and possibly take final action on:

  • Letter to Congressional Delegation on FEMA denial


  • Manager Reports


Tuesday, June 26



Government Accountability, Oversight and Financial Performance Committee – 9:30 a.m.

Committee members are scheduled to discuss and possibly recommend to the full council:

  • A motion accepting the report on the feasibility of establishing a veterans justice outreach coordinator position in the mental health, chemical abuse and dependency services division of the Department of Community and Human Services (Motion 2012-0174).
  • An ordinance authorizing an interlocal agreement, Enhance Control Services Contract and Licensing Support Contract with cities and towns in King County for the provision of regional animal services (Ordinance 2012-0198).


Law, Justice and Health and Human Services Committee – 1:30 p.m.


  • An Update on Cold Case Operations by the King County Sheriff (Briefing No. 2012-B0111).
  • A Briefing on the Work of the Alliance for Equal Justice in King County: The Seattle Community Law Center, Eastside Legal Assistance Program, Unemployment Law Project, TeamChild, Solid Ground, and the Northwest Immigrant Rights Project (Briefing No. 2012-B0112).


Wednesday, June 27


Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee – 9:30 a.m.

Committee members are scheduled to discuss:

  • A motion calling on the King County transit division and the executive to support efforts to combat human trafficking and the commercial sexual exploitation of children through the use of King County transit division public service advertising resources (Motion 2012-0185)


  • Regional Economic Forecast (Briefing No. 2012-B0115)


Regional Transit Committee – 3:00 p.m. ***Special Meeting*** Committee will meet at Bellevue City Hall, 450 110th Ave. NE, Bellevue, WA 98009.

Committee members are scheduled to discuss and possibly recommend to the full council:


  • An ordinance adopting an update to the Strategic Plan for Public Transportation 2011-2021 (Ordinance 2012-0181).


  • September 2012 Transit Service Change (Briefing No. 2012-B0101).
  • A motion accepting a Five-Year Implementation Plan for Alternatives to Traditional Transit Service Delivery (Motion 2012-0233).


Thursday, June 28


Budget and Fiscal Management Committee – 9:30 a.m. ***Special Meeting***

*** Agenda Pending ***


  • An ordinance related to a new multi-purpose sports and entertainment facility authorizing the King County executive to execute a memorandum of understanding (Ordinance 2012-0202).
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