Legislation approved by the Seattle City Council on July 7, 2014, and filed with the City Clerk

Scanned copies of the signed legislation are available in the database records linked below:

Ord. 124525
C.B. 118136

AN ORDINANCE approving and confirming the plat of “Residences at Fairview Addition” in portions of Section 17 and Section 20, Township 25 North, Range 4 East, W.M. in King County, Washington, with a modified plat condition; accepting a surety bond under subsection 23.22.070.C of the Seattle Municipal Code; and setting a date for completion of required facilities and improvements.

Ord. 124526
C.B. 118139

AN ORDINANCE relating to taxicabs and for-hire vehicles; repealing Ordinance 124441 relating to companies and drivers of a new type of for-hire vehicle in order to create a pilot program for transportation network companies and affiliated drivers and vehicles.

Ord. 124527
C.B. 118141

AN ORDINANCE appropriating money to pay certain audited claims and ordering the payment thereof.

Action Summary, Monday, July 28, 2014

Action Summary of the Seattle City Council

Full Council Meeting

Monday, July 28, 2014

 (Councilmembers O’Brien and Rasmussen were excused)

 

SEATTLE PUBLIC UTILITIES AND NEIGHBORHOODS COMMITTEE:

1. C.B. 118151   Held until August 4, 2014 

Relating to the Department of Neighborhoods; authorizing implementation of certain Neighborhood Matching Fund projects in 2014, and specifying that 2014 appropriations for the Neighborhood Matching Subfund shall carry forward automatically to future budget years; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.
 

ENERGY COMMITTEE:

2. Res. 31537   ADPOPTED (7-0)

Relating to the City Light Department; acknowledging the 2014 Integrated Resource Plan Update and Progress Report as conforming with the public policy objectives of The City of Seattle and the requirements of the State of Washington; and approving the Update and Progress Report for the biennium September 2014 through August 2016.
 

FINANCE AND CULTURE COMMITTEE:

3.C.B. 118157   PASSED (7-0)

Relating to the Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs; changing the name of the department to the Office of Arts and Culture; providing for the confirmation of certain appointments to the Seattle Arts Commission; and amending Seattle Municipal Code Sections 3.14.800, 3.14.810, 3.14.815, 3.14.825, 3.14.830, 3.14.840, 3.14.845, 4.13.010, 5.09.020, 5.40.120, 5.78.030, 20.32.020, 20.32.030, 20.32.040, 20.32.050, 22.900A.040, 22.900B.060, and 22.900G.040.

Action Summary, Monday, July 21, 2014

Action Summary of the Seattle City Council

Full Council Meeting

Monday, July 21, 2014

 (No absence)

 

FULL COUNCIL:

1. Res. 31526   ADOPTED as Amended (8-1; Opposed: Licata)

Relating to the Center City Connector; adopting the Center City Connector Transit Study Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA); and endorsing efforts to pursue federal funding for the Center City Connector project.

2. C.B. 118149   PASSED as Amended (8-1; Opposed: Harrell)

Relating to a lease agreement for office space; authorizing the Director of Finance and Administrative Services to enter into a lease agreement, for and on behalf of the City, with Columbia Center Property LLC for office space in the Columbia Center at 701 Fifth Avenue, Seattle, Washington, for use by the Law Department; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

 

PUBLIC SAFETY, CIVIL RIGHTS, AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE:

3. C.F. 313872   CONFIRMED (9-0)

Appointment and Oath of Office of Michael Mattmiller as Chief Technology Officer of the Department of Information Technology, for a term to December 31, 2017.

4. C.F. 313831   FILED (9-0)

Office of Professional Accountability (OPA) Closed Case Report, January-March 2014.

5. Res. 31535 ADOPTED (9-0)

Affirming the City’s intent to consider, in good faith, ways to address public comments regarding how to strengthen the City’s police accountability system.
 

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

6.  C.F. 313888   CONFIRMED (9-0)

Reappointment of Antoinette Angulo as member, Board of Park Commissioners, for a term of confirmation to March 31, 2017.
 

PLANNING, LAND USE, AND SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE:

7.  C.B. 118080   PASSED (9-0)

Relating to land use and zoning, amending Sections 23.40.060, 23.41.012 and 23.90.018 to revise the Living Building and Seattle Deep Green Pilot program.
 

COMMITTEE ON HOUSING AFFORDABILITY, HUMAN SERVICES, AND ECONOMIC RESILIENCY:

8.  C.B. 118152   PASSED (9-0)

Related to the Office of Housing; lifting a budget proviso imposed on the Office of Housing Operating Fund Budget Control Level to allow spending for a predevelopment study that would evaluate the feasibility of expanding Legacy House and an International Community Health Services clinic as provided in Ordinance 124349, which adopted the 2014 Budget.

9. C.F. 313890  CONFIRMED (9-0)

Appointment of Charissa Raynor as member, Economic Development Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 31, 2015.

10. C.F. 313891 CONFIRMED (8-1; Opposed: Sawant)

Appointment of John Schoettler as member, Economic Development Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 31, 2015.

Action Summary, Monday, July 14, 2014

Action Summary of the Seattle City Council

Full Council Meeting

Monday, July 14, 2014

 (No absences)

 

 

FULL COUNCIL:

 

1. C.B. 118140  PASSED AS AMENDED (8-1: O’Brien opposed) Relating to transportation network companies, taxi, and for-hire services and affiliated drivers and vehicles: establishing minimum operating requirements for transportation network companies and affiliated drivers; imposing industry-wide vehicle inspection and driver training processes; imposing insurance requirements for transportation network companies and affiliated vehicles; altering insurance requirements for taxi and for-hire vehicles; requiring rate transparency across industries; establishing and altering licensing fees; establishing an accessible service charge; raising the maximum number of taxicab licenses issued by the City; allowing hailing rights for for-hire vehicles; establishing a property right for taxi and for-hire vehicle license holders; revising terminology; adding new sections, amending various Sections of Chapter 6.310 of the Seattle Municipal Code, repealing Ordinance 124441, and amending Ordinance 124349, which adopted the 2014 Budget.
2. C.B. 118144    PASSED (9-0) Relating to the 2014 Budget; amending Ordinance 124349, which adopted the 2014 Budget; changing appropriations to Seattle City Light and Seattle Department of Transportation 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
 

(Councilmember Burgess was excused from a portion of the meeting.)

 

TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE:

 

3. C.B. 118125    PASSED (8-0)

Granting King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks, Wastewater Treatment Division permission to construct, maintain, and operate new and existing diversion structures in 32nd Avenue West for an unlimited term; specifying the conditions under which this permit is granted; and providing for the acceptance of the permit and conditions.

 

4. C.B. 118130    PASSED (8-0)

Relating to the Seattle Department of Transportation; accepting a statutory warranty deed for the donation of certain real property in the vicinity of the Ballard Bridge in Lots 8 and 9, Block 100, Gilman’s Addition to the City of Seattle; and laying-off, opening, widening, extending, establishing, and designating the property for street purposes; placing the real property conveyed by such deed under the jurisdiction of the Department of Transportation; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

 

5. C.B. 118131    PASSED (8-0)

Relating to land value determinations for shoreline street end and term permit fee methodologies; amending the current Seattle Department of Transportation Street Use Fee Schedule, Attachment A to Ordinance 123477, as amended by Ordinances 123600, 123611, 123659, 124159, and 123485 as amended by Ordinances 123585 and 123907 by amending the definition of land value.

 

6. C.F. 313841   CONFIRMED (8-0)

Reappointment of Lydia Heard as member, Seattle Pedestrian Advisory Board, for a term of confirmation to March 4, 2016.
 

 

SEATTLE PUBLIC UTILITIES AND NEIGHBORHOODS COMMITTEE:

 

7. C.B. 118127   PASSED (8-0)

Relating to rates and charges for water services of Seattle Public Utilities; revising water rates and charges for master metered residential developments outside the City of Seattle and amending Seattle Municipal Code Chapter 21.04.440.D in connection therewith.
8. C.F. 313869    CONFIRMED (8-0)

Appointment of Joanna Nelson de Flores as member, Urban Forestry Commission, for a term of confirmation to December 1, 2015.
 

 

FINANCE AND CULTURE COMMITTEE:

 

9. C.B. 118093    PASSED (8-0)

Relating to the West Seattle Junction Parking and Business Improvement Area; modifying the assessment rates; modifying the boundaries; and amending Ordinance 113326, as previously amended by Ordinances 115997, 119539, 120570 and 121758.
10. C.F. 313743  FILED (8-0) 2013 Annual Report of the Office of the City Auditor.

 

 

ADOPTION OF OTHER RESOLUTIONS:

 

11. Res. 31533    ADOPTED (9-0)

Setting the public hearing on the petition of the Pike Place Market Preservation and Development Authority for the vacation of a portion of Armory Way in the Pike Place Market area of Seattle; according to Chapter 35.79 Revised Code of Washington, Seattle Municipal Code 15.62, and Clerk’s File 313716.

Action Summary, Monday, July 7, 2014

Action Summary of the Seattle City Council

Full Council Meeting

Monday, July 7, 2014

 (No absences)

  

FULL COUNCIL:

 1. C.B. 118139 PASSED (6-3; Opposed: Licata, O’Brien, Sawant) Relating to taxicabs and for-hire vehicles; repealing Ordinance 124441 relating to companies and drivers of a new type of for-hire vehicle in order to create a pilot program for transportation network companies and affiliated drivers and vehicles.
2. C.F. 310821 GRANTED (9-0)Full subdivision application of Mike Yukovich to subdivide one parcel into 21 parcels of land in an environmentally critical area, located at 2808 Fairview Avenue East (Project No. 3011009/Type III).

 

3. C.B. 118136 PASSED (9-0) Approving and confirming the plat of “Residences at Fairview Addition” in portions of Section 17 and Section 20, Township 25 North, Range 4 East, W.M. in King County, Washington, with a modified plat condition; accepting a surety bond under subsection 23.22.070.C of the Seattle Municipal Code; and setting a date for completion of required facilities and improvements.

 

PUBLIC SAFETY, CIVL RIGHTS, AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE:

4. C.F. 313618 FILED (9-0) Seattle Police Chief 2013 Annual Report concerning activities regulated by Ordinance 108333 (Seattle Municipal Code 14.12).

 

5. C.F. 313792 FILED (9-0) April 2014 Report of the Police Intelligence Auditor, filed pursuant to Ordinance 108333 (Seattle Municipal Code 14.12).

 

6. C.F. 313793 FILED (9-0) Response of the Police Chief to the April 2014 Report of the Police Intelligence Auditor, filed pursuant to Ordinance 108333 (Seattle Municipal Code 14.12).