Metropolitan King County Council | May 13

What Happened at the Metropolitan King County Council

Monday, May 13, 2013



At today’s Council meeting, Councilmembers:

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


  • Unanimously approved 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).


Introduction of ordinances and motions for Committee action:

  • An ordinance creating a Public Defender District and Public Defense Advisory Board for King County (Ordinance 2013-0237). The ordinance was sent to the Committee of the Whole for consideration.
  • An ordinance implementing the charter amendment creating the Department of Public Defense (Ordinance 2013-0242). The ordinance was sent to the Committee of the Whole for consideration.


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