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The coming week at the King County Council | Dec. 3-7

December 2, 2012 · Updated 8:59 AM
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Monday, Dec. 3

Committee of the Whole – Canceled

Metropolitan King County Council – 11:00 a.m. ***Special Meeting Time***

At 11:00 a.m., Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

·  A motion adopting the 2012 King County Strategic Climate Action Plan (Substitute Motion 2012-0248.2).

 

At 1:30 p.m., Councilmembers will hear public testimony on:

 

The four pieces of legislation that are part of the proposed Eastside Rail Corridor (ECR) agreement:

·   An ordinance approving and authorizing the County Executive to acquire portions of the ERC from the Port of Seattle (Ordinance 2012-0353),

·  An ordinance approving and authorizing the County Executive to enter into a reciprocal coordination and cooperation agreement with Puget Sound Energy (Ordinance 2012-0354),

·   An ordinance approving and authorizing the County Executive to enter into an intergovernmental land transfer agreement with the city of Redmond (Ordinance 2012-0382),

·   A motion establishing the Eastside Rail Corridor as a corridor of regional significance and establishing the Eastside Rail Corridor regional advisory council to initiate a regional planning process (Motion 2012-0452).

 

 

NO ACTION WILL BE TAKEN ON THE LEGISLATION

 

 

Council members are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

·   An ordinance relating to comprehensive planning and permitting (Ordinance 2012-0103). The discussion and possible action on the comprehensive plan will occur after 1:30 p.m.

 

Tuesday, December 4

 

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

 

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

Motions regarding 4Culture—King County’s cultural service agency:

·  Acknowledging receipt of a report regarding outreach to unincorporated areas and cities not served by a city arts commission (Motion 2012-0355).

·   Acknowledging receipt of a report regarding workshops conducted by 4Culture held outside of Seattle (Motion 2012-0356).

·  Acknowledging receipt of a letter certifying that 4Culture has displayed on its website its total expenditures of hotel-motel revenue in each council district for 2008-2011 (Motion 2012-0357).

 

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

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

· An ordinance approving a new multiple use lease on Vashon Island for Sheriff’s Office, District Court, the Department of Permitting and Environmental Review and Records and Licensing Division (Ordinance 2012-0448).

·  An ordinance approving the sale of four surplus resident parcels located in Districts Five and Nine (Ordinance 2012-0372).

·   An ordinance relating to the annual reconciliation of capital funds and projects (Ordinance 2012-0457).

·  An ordinance authorizing the County Executive to execute an interlocal agreement with the city of Pacific relating to the provision of temporary services (Ordinance 2012-0473).

 

Wednesday, December 5

Metropolitan King County Council—9:30 a.m. ***SPECIAL MEETING***

LAND USE APPEAL—Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possible act on:

· An ordinance concurring with the decision of the hearing examiner to approve, subject to conditions, the preliminary plat of Tall Chief Country Club (Substitute Ordinance 2011-0404.2).

 

Committee of the Whole – 1:30 p.m. ***SPECIAL MEETING***

 

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

The four pieces of legislation that are part of the proposed Eastside Rail Corridor (ERC) agreement:

 

·  An ordinance approving and authorizing the County Executive to acquire portions of the ERC from the Port of Seattle (Ordinance 2012-0353),

·   An ordinance approving and authorizing the County Executive to enter into a reciprocal coordination and cooperation agreement with Puget Sound Energy (Ordinance 2012-0354),

·  An ordinance approving and authorizing the County Executive to enter into an intergovernmental land transfer agreement with the city of Redmond (Ordinance 2012-0382),

·    A motion establishing the Eastside Rail Corridor as a corridor of regional significance and establishing the Eastside Rail Corridor regional advisory council to initiate a regional planning process (Motion 2012-0452).

 

 

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

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

 

·        An ordinance relating to King County's long‑term combined sewer overflow control plan and authorizing the King County executive to sign and fulfill the obligations in a consent decree with the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the Washington state Department of Ecology (Ordinance 2012-0459).

 

Briefing:

·        Review of the Water Quality Assessment and Monitoring Study related to Combined Sewer Overflows (Briefing No. 2012-B0173).

 

Thursday, December 6

 

Regional Transit Committee – 9:30 a.m. ***SPECIAL MEETING***

Briefing:

 

·        Linking Transit and Developmental Preliminary Concepts Report (Briefing No. 2012-B0171).

 

 

Friday, December 7

 

King County Flood Control District Executive Committee–10:30 a.m. ***Special Meeting***

Agenda TBA

 

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