Action Summary of the Seattle City Council
Full Council Meeting
Monday, March 3, 2014
(Councilmembers Bagshaw, Burgess, and Harrell were excused)
FINANCE AND CULTURE COMMITTEE:
1. Council Bill 118027 (PDF Version) PASSED (6-0)
Relating to the business license tax, amending the definitions of “agricultural product” and “farmer,” and amending Section 5.30.020 of the Seattle Municipal Code in connection therewith.
2. Council Bill 118038 (PDF Version) PASSED (6-0)
Vacating the alley in Blocks 5 and 6, Plat of West Seattle by U.R. Niesz and Ada B. Niesz, on the petition of Safe way Stores, Inc., a Delaware corporation; and accepting a Property Use and Development Agreement as reflected in Clerk File 310161.
3. Council Bill 118039 (PDF Version) PASSED (6-0)
Vacating the south 115.07 feet of the alley abutting Lots 5, 6, 19, and 20 and portions of Lots 4 and 21, Block 20 , Gilman’s Addition to the City of Seattle; accepting a deed for street/alley purposes and placing the real property conveyed by the deed under the jurisdiction of the Seattle Department of Transportation; laying off, opening, widening, extending, and establishing that portion of Block 20, Gilman’s Addition to the City of Seattle; and accepting a Property Use and Development Agreement as reflected in Clerk File 311420.
4. Council Bill 118040 (PDF Version) PASSED (6-0)
Relating to the West Duwamish Trail project; and authorizing the Director of Transportation to sign a lease with the Washington State Department of Transportation for City construction, operation, and maintenance of a portion of the West Duwamish Trail on State property.
SEATTLE PUBLIC UTILITIES AND NEIGHBORHOODS COMMITTEE:
5. Council Bill 118021 (PDF Version) PASSED (6-0)
Relating to historic preservation, imposing controls upon the Neptune Building, a landmark designated by the Landmarks Preservation Board under Chapter 25.12 of the Seattle Municipal Code, and adding it to the Table of Historical Land marks contained in Chapter 25.32 of the Seattle Municipal Code.