King County Council meeting highlights | May 13-17

Monday, May 13

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

Councilmembers will proclaim the week of May 12-18 as Police Week in King County in conjunction with National Police Week.


Councilmembers are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

An ordinance implementing public transportation service changes and the Snoqualmie Valley alternative service demonstration program in September 2013, February 2014 and June 2014 scheduled service changes (Ordinance 2013-0213).

King County Ferry District—Immediately following meeting of the King County Council ***Special Meeting***

Supervisors are scheduled to discuss and possibly act on:

A resolution relating to the King County Ferry District’s 2011 financial statements and adopting the King County Ferry District Financial Statements for the Year Ended December 31, 2012 (Resolution FD2013-04).

King County Ferry District Executive Committee—3:00 p.m. ***Special Meeting Location*** Committee will meet in Southwest Conference Room, 12th Flr, King County Courthouse


Administrator recruitment approach


Tuesday, May 14


Government Accountability and Oversight Committee – Canceled


Law, Justice and Health and Human Services Committee – 1:30 p.m.


Health Reform Planning Team (Briefing No. 2013-0053).

Planning and Implementation of a Recovery High School in King County (Briefing No. 2013-B0063).

Status of the Office of Emergency Management’s Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan and Hazard Identification and Vulnerability Analysis (Briefing No. 2013-B0064).


Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee – 4:00 p.m. ***Special meeting time and location*** Committee will meet at

Union Station,

401 South Jackson Street, Seattle



·       Potential Metro Transit Service Cuts (Briefing No. 2013-B0054).


The committee will hear public testimony at this meeting.



Wednesday, May 15

Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m.

Agenda will be available Monday, May 13 at:


Regional Transit Committee – 3:00 p.m.

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


·       A motion accepting the King County Metro Transit 2012 Strategic Plan Progress Report (Motion 2013-0161).

·       A motion accepting the King County Metro Transit 2012 Service Guidelines Report (Motion 2013-0178).

·       An ordinance revising the reporting schedule for annual service guidelines report and establishing a new reporting schedule for the biennial strategic plan progress report (Ordinance 2013-0229).


Discussion only:

  • An ordinance adopting updates to the Strategic Plan for Public Transportation 2011-2012 and King County Metro Service Guidelines (Ordinance 2013-0230).


Thursday, May 16


Board of Health – 1:30 p.m.



Secure Medicine Return Rule and Regulation (Briefing No. 13-B11)

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