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The coming week at the King County Council | Oct. 1-5

This week at the County Council: Meeting highlights

October 1-5, 2012

 

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are in the King County Council Chambers,

 

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

 

To accommodate the annual review and adoption of the 2013 Budget,

most standing committee meetings will be cancelled

 

Monday, October 1

Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m.

Briefings:

  • Equity and Social Justice Initiative Annual Report (Briefing No. 2012-B0147).
  • Combined Sewer Overflow Audit Report (Briefing No. 2012-B0158).
  • Eastside Rail Corridor:  Appraisal (Briefing No. 2012-B0148).

 

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

--Members will recognize the outstanding community service of Bill Block, retiring Director of the King County Committee to End Homelessness.

 

Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

  • An ordinance authorizing an 30-year use agreement with Hollywood Hills Saddle Club for the operation, maintenance, programming and use of the equestrian facility located in the Woodinville Pit Park Site (Substitute Ordinance 2012-0244).
  • A motion calling on the Washington State Legislature to adopt legislation relating to juvenile firearms and weapons crimes and that those penalties allow juveniles adjudicated for offences involving firearms be committed to the Juvenile Rehabilitation Facility (Substitute Motion 2012-0216.2).

 

Tuesday, October 2

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

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

  • An ordinance related to a new multipurpose sports and entertainment facility authorizing the King County executive to execute a memorandum of understanding with the city of Seattle and ArenaCo and to execute an interlocal agreement with the city (Ordinance 2012-0388).

 

Wednesday, October 3

Regional Water Quality Committee—3:00 p.m.

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

  • A motion approving the proposed work plan for the review and update of the Regional Water Quality Services Plan (Motion 2012-0406).

 

Briefing:

  • Combined Sewer Overflow Control Program Audit Report (Briefing No. 2012-B0160).

 

Follow and comment on the Council’s budget deliberations through Twitter (#KCBudget), Facebook and by visiting the King County Council Budget Web site at:

www.kingcounty.gov/council/budget.aspx

 

Wednesday, October 3

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee—General Government Panel – 9:30 a.m. ***Special Meeting***

Briefing:

  • Overview of of Operating and Capital Budget Highlights in the Executive 2013 and 2014 Annual and Biennial Proposed Budget (Briefing No. 2012-B0156).

 

 

 

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee—6:30 p.m. ***Special Meeting Time and Location***

 

The committee will meet at Maleng Regional Justice Center, Courtroom 3F, 401 Fourth Avenue N., Kent

 

  • Committee members will hold a workshop to receive public comment on the development of the 2013 King County Budget. This is the first of the three special evening hearings where the public can address any County budget issue.

 

 

Thursday, October 4

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee—Public Safety and Physical Environment Panel – 9:30 a.m. ***Special Meeting***

Briefing:

 

  • Overview of of Operating and Capital Budget Highlights in the Executive 2013 and 2014 Annual and Biennial Proposed Budget (Briefing No. 2012-B0157).

 

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