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The coming week at the King County Council | Oct. 15-19

This week at the County Council: Meeting highlights

October 15-19, 2012

 

To accommodate the annual review and adoption of the

2013 Budget, most standing committee meetings will be cancelled

 

Monday, October 15

Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m.

Discussion only:

  • An ordinance relating to the provision of transit tickets to human services agencies

(Ordinance 2012‑0427).

 

Briefing:

  • Eastside Rail Corridor (Briefing No. 2012-B0148).

 

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

--Councilmembers will proclaim the month of October Cyber Security Awareness Month in King County.

 

Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

  • 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).

 

2013 KING COUNTY BUDGET

 

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 17

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee—General Government Panel – Canceled

 

 

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

 

The committee will meet in Council Chambers, King County Courthouse, 10th Flr., 516 Third Ave., Seattle

 

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

 

Thursday, October 18

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

Briefing:

  • Completing overview 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—Public Safety and Physical Environment Panel – 10:00 a.m. ***Special Meeting***

Briefing:

  • Completing overview 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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