King County Council meeting highlights Aug. 20-24

Room 1001, King County Courthouse, 516 Third Ave, Seattle, WA

Monday, August 20

Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m.

  • Federal Legislative Status Report (Briefing No. 2012-B0136).
  • Implementing Continuous Improvement in King County (Briefing No. 2012-B0137).

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

  • A motion confirming the appointment of David K. chapman as the Director of the Office of Public Defense (Motion 2012-0260).
Metropolitan King County Council – 1:30 p.m.
Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:
  • An ordinance authorizing the July 1, 2012-June 30, 2013 Office of Public Defense contracts for legal services (Ordinance 2012-0255).
  • An ordinance adding Everett Transit to the list of eligible transportation service providers in the county’s employee transportation program (Ordinance 2012-0265).
Tuesday, August 21

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee – 1:30 p.m.

Committee members are scheduled to discuss and possibly recommend to the full council:
  • An ordinance establishing a fee for on-demand use of King County-owned Bicycle lockers at Metro Transit passenger facilities (Ordinance 2012-0238).
  • An ordinance authorizing the solid waste division to use the competitive negotiation procedures set forth in RCW 36.58.090 to procure vendors for construction of the new Factoria Recycling and Transfer Station (Ordinance 2012-0247).
  • An ordinance relating to the King County District Court relocation to the Maleng Regional Justice Center remodel project; making an appropriation and reappropriation to the building repair and replacement fund (Ordinance 2012-0261).
  • An ordinance approving a new lease for the King County District Court to be located at the Auburn Justice Center (Ordinance 2012-0276).
  • An ordinance providing for municipalities in the county to enter into joint development agreements with the county for the purpose of developing or constructing civic or cultural facilities with region-wide benefit; authorizing the Office of Performance, Strategy and Budget to review joint financing proposals; establishing eligibility criteria for the review of the proposals for the issuance of county bonds in support of regional civic and cultural development projects (Ordinance 2012-0270).


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