Metropolitan King County Council | March 17

At today’s Council meeting, Council members:

--Council members recognized March 2014 as Women’s History Month in King County


Council members adopted:

  • A motion in support of the Civics for All Initiative (Motion 2014-0068).


Council members deferred for one week:

  • An ordinance amending the 2014 Budget; making net supplemental appropriations to several general fund agencies, to the annual capital fund budget, and to various non‑general fund agencies (Substitute Ordinance 2014-0051.2).


This Week at the Metropolitan King County Council


Tuesday, March 18

Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee – 9:30 a.m. (detailed agenda)

Discussion only:

  • An ordinance approving and adopting an update to the Rural Economic Strategies Plan (Ordinance 2013-0408).
  • A motion addressing income inequality with the establishment and implementation of a living wage policy for King County (Motion 2014-0058).



  • Pay Equity for County Employees (Briefing No. 2014-B0044).


Budget and Fiscal Management Committee – Canceled


Wednesday, March 19

Committee of the Whole – 9:30 a.m.

Agenda will be available online by Tuesday.




King County Ferry District Executive Committee – 12:00 p.m. (detailed agenda) ***Special meeting location*** The Committee will meet in the Southwest Conference Room, 12th Flr, King County Courthouse

Committee members will discuss and possibly recommend to the full Board of Supervisors:

  • Approval of invoices


  • Management reports


Regional Transit Committee – Canceled




Thursday, March 20

Board of Health – 1:30 p.m. (detailed agenda)



  • Cell Phone Distraction and Drivers ‑ A Public Health Concern (Briefing No. 14-B06).
  • Secure Medicine Return—Initial Briefing (Briefing No. 14-B07).
  • Food Program Review ‑ Overview of Recommendations (Briefing No. 14-B08).


Read more about this legislation on the King County Council’s LEGISEARCH system at and enter the item numbers above


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