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King County Council upcoming meetings | Oct. 29-Nov. 2

This week at the County Council: Meeting highlights

October 29-November 2, 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 29

Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m.

Committee members are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

·        A motion requesting the executive, in collaboration with the departments of public health and community and human services, and a community stakeholder panel informed by local and national expertise, to develop and submit for council review and approval a plan for an accountable and integrated system of health, human services and community‑based prevention in King County (Motion 2012-0420).

·        An ordinance adopting the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies and ratifying the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies for unincorporated King County (Ordinance 2012-0282).

 

Briefings:

·        Property Tax e‑appeals filing, Phase 1(Briefing No. 2012-B0165).

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

 

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

Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

Ordinances approving labor agreements with:

·        Technical Employees' Association (Staff, Interest Arbitration) representing employees in the department of transportation (Ordinance 2012-0409).

·        Technical Employees' Association (Wastewater Treatment Division, Supervisors and Staff) representing employees in the departments of natural resources and parks, and King County information technology (Ordinance 2012-0421).

·        International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 117 (Wastewater Treatment Division, Professional & Technical and Administrative Support) representing employees in the department of natural resources and parks (Ordinance 2012-0422).

·        Service Employees International Union, Local 925 (Facilities Management Division) representing employees in the department of executive services (Ordinance 2012-0424).

·        International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 117 (Wastewater Treatment Division, Supervisors) representing employees in the department of natural resources and parks (Ordinance 2012-0425).

·        Professional and Technical Employees, Local 17 (Transit Chiefs) representing employees in the department of transportation (Ordinance 2012-0426).

 

All of these items are contingent on Committee action.

 

King County Ferry District – Following meeting of King County Council ***Special Meeting***

Boardmembers are scheduled to discuss and take public testimony on:

·        A resolution relating to the operations and finances of the King County Ferry District and adopting the District’s 2013 budget and work plan (Substitute FD Resolution No. FD2012-11.2).

 

King County Flood Control District – Following meeting of King County Council ***Special Meeting***

Boardmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly take action on:

·        A resolution authorizing the expenditure of Flood District funds for projects and activities in Water Resource Inventory Areas 8, 9, the Snoqualmie watershed, and the Puyallup-White Watershed (Resolution No. FCD2012-11).

·        A resolution adopting the District’s 2013 work program, budget, operating budget for King County, capital budget, six-year capital improvement program, oversight budget and opportunity fund project list, and authorizing improvements (Substitute Resolution No. FCD2012-09.2). The Board will hear public testimony on this item.

 

 

 

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

 

Tuesday, October 30

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee—Canceled

 

Wednesday and Thursday, October 31-November 1

Budget and Fiscal Management Committee– Reconciliation Panel–9:30 a.m. ***Special Meetings***

Committee members are scheduled to discuss:

·        2013 King County Budget (Ordinance 2012-0391).

 

Committee members are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

·        Fee and levy ordinances that will help support the 2013 King County budget, including:

o   An ordinance relating to the county property tax levies for collection in 2013 (Ordinance 2012-0395).

o   An ordinance relating to school impact fees (Ordinance 2012-0405).

o   An ordinance revising surface water management service charges (Ordinance 2012-0389).

o   An ordinance increasing monthly rental rates for aircraft tie-downs at King County International Airport (Boeing Field) (Ordinance 2012-0393).

o   An ordinance establishing inattentive driving as a traffic infraction (Ordinance 2012-0396).

o   An ordinance establishing a pilot program for 2012 and 2013 to incent the voluntary separation of retirement-eligible career or civil service employees as necessary to minimize the number of employees subject to reduction in force (Ordinance 2012-0398).

 

Any business not completed will carry over to the next meeting

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