Action Summary, Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Action Summary of the Seattle City Council

Full Council Meeting

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

 (Councilmember Rasmussen was excused)

FULL COUNCIL:

 1. C.B. 118101  PASSED (8-0) Relating to City employment; authorizing the execution of memoranda of understanding between the City of Seattle and members of the Coalition of City Unions; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

2. C.B. 118100  PASSED (8-0)

Relating to City employment; providing salary increases effective January 1, 2014 for certain non-represented City employees and officers; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

3. C.B. 118102  PASSED (8-0)

Relating to City employment, to be known as the 2014 Pay Zone Ordinance; adjusting the pay zone structures for the City’s discretionary pay programs for the year 2014; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

4. C.B. 118103  PASSED (8-0)

Relating to the 2014 Budget; amending Ordinance 124349, which adopted the 2014 Budget; changing appropriations to various departments and budget control levels due to changes in City employment compensation; and ratifying and confirming prior acts; all by a three-fourths vote of the City Council.
 

CENTRAL WATERFRONT, SEAWALL, AND ALASKAN WAY VIADUCT REPLACEMENT PROGRAM COMMITTEE:

5.  C.B. 118074 PASSED AS AMENDED

Relating to the Waterfront Improvement Program; authorizing the Director of Transportation to acquire, accept, and record both temporary and permanent property rights from abutting property owners located along Alaskan Way and a new Elliott Way, a s well as many east-west streets connecting with Alaskan Way and/or Elliott Way, between South King Street and Battery Street, necessary or convenient for the Waterfront Improvement Program, through negotiation or condemnation; placing the conveyed real property under the jurisdiction of the Seattle Department of Transportation and designating the property for transportation, utility, and general municipal purposes; authorizing payment of all other costs associated with acquisition; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

 

PLANNING, LAND USE, AND SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE:

6.  C.F. 313619FILED (8-0)

2013 Annual Report of the Office of the Hearing Examiner.
 

PARKS, SEATTLE CENTER, LIBRARIES, AND GENDER PAY EQUITY COMMITTEE:

7.  C.B. 118077  PASSED (8-0)

Relating to the Seattle Center Department; authorizing execution of an agreement with Theatre Puget Sound to manage and operate space in the Seattle Center Armory for use by non-profit arts organizations and individual artists.

8. C.B. 118092 PASSED (8-0)

Related to Gender Equity; lifting a budget proviso imposed on Finance General’s Reserves Budget Control Level in 2 014 for Gender Wage Equity Project; changing appropriations to various departments and budget control levels in the Budget; adding new positions and amending Ordinance 124349, which adopted the 2014 budget; all by a two-thirds vote of the City Council.

9. Res. 31523  ADOPTED (8-0)

Affirming the City of Seattle’s commitment to gender equity, and the implementation of comprehensive measures to achieve equity at the City of Seattle and throughout our community.