Legislation approved by the Seattle City Council on January 26, 2015, and filed with the City Clerk

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Ord. 124694
C.B. 118299

AN ORDINANCE making technical corrections to the Election Campaign Contributions Code, amending Sections 2.04.010, 2.04.150, 2.04.155, 2.04.180, 2.04.265, 2.04.270, 2.04.290, and 2.04.340.

Ord. 124695
C.B. 118305

AN ORDINANCE relating to City employment; authorizing the execution of a memorandum of understanding between the City of Seattle and the Washington State Council of County and City Employees Local 21-PA, AFSCME; providing payment therefor; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

Ord. 124696
C.B. 118306

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

Res. 31562

A RESOLUTION declaring the City of Seattle will support the Capitol Hill EcoDistrict as a framework and agent for advancing City sustainability goals within the EcoDistrict boundaries.

 

Legislation approved by the Seattle City Council on January 20, 2015, and filed with the City Clerk

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Legislation passed by the Seattle City Council 1/20/15

Ord. 124689
C.B. 118270

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Traffic Code of the Seattle Municipal Code, amending sections 11.23.150 and 11.23.160 to expand the free-floating car sharing pilot program to allow a greater number of free-floating car sharing operators and vehicles and modifying standards and requirements of the program.

Ord. 124690
C.B. 118282

AN ORDINANCE relating to City public works; providing findings regarding priority hire; establishing a policy to promote training and career opportunities for individuals in the construction trades; establishing priorities for the hiring of residents in economically distressed areas with particular priority for Seattle and King County; directing the Department of Finance and Administrative Services to execute a project labor agreement for public works projects estimated to cost $5 million or more; directing that the program be evaluated and reported on annually; adding a new Chapter 20.37 to the Seattle Municipal Code, which includes Sections 20.37.010, 20.37.020, 20.37.030, 20.37.040, 20.37.050, 20.37.060, 20.37.070, and amending Seattle Municipal Code Sections 20.38.005 and 20.38.010 in connection thereto.

Ord. 124691
C.B. 118290

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Seattle Office of Housing; repealing Section 3.14.750 of the Seattle Municipal Code.

Ord. 124692
C.B. 118291

AN ORDINANCE relating to the use of federal HOME Investment Partnerships Program funds, amending the 2010 and 2014 Consolidated Plan annual action plans to reallocate funds out of homebuyer activities into rental housing activities.

Ord. 124693
C.B. 118304

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

Res. 31563

A RESOLUTION to initiate a University District Parking and Business Improvement Area.

Res. 31564

A RESOLUTION of intention to disestablish the 1996 University District Parking and Business Improvement Area, and fixing a date and place for a hearing thereon.

Res. 31565

A RESOLUTION of intention to establish a University District Parking and Business Improvement Area, and fixing a date and place for a hearing thereon.

 

Legislation approved by the Seattle City Council on January 12, 2015, and filed with the City Clerk

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Ord. 124684
C.B. 118295

AN ORDINANCE relating to the City’s criminal code; amending and adding to various sections and subsections in Chapters 3.33, 12A.06, 12A.08, 12A.10, 12A.14, 12A.16, 12A.20, 12A.24, 12A.28, 16.20 and 16.64 and repealing sections 2.20.010 and 2.20.020 of the Seattle Municipal Code.

Ord. 124685
C.B. 118296

AN ORDINANCE relating to the implementation and operation of a new regional 800 MHz emergency public safety radio communication system; authorizing the Chief Technology Officer of the Department of Information Technology to execute for and on behalf of the City of Seattle an interlocal agreement between the City of Seattle, King County and the Cities of Auburn, Bellevue, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kent, Kirkland, Mercer Island, Redmond, Renton and Tukwila for the purpose of planning, financing, procuring and implementing a new 800 MHz emergency radio communication system to be funded through a separate King County property tax ballot measure; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

Ord. 124686
C.B. 118297

AN ORDINANCE relating to the City’s traffic code; amending various sections and subsections in and adding sections to Chapters 11.22, 11.31, 11.34, 11.56, 11.57, 11.64, 11.66 and 11.82 and repealing sections 11.66.060, 11.66.080 and 11.66.100 of the Seattle Municipal Code to conform with changes in state law.

Ord. 124687
C.B. 118298

AN ORDINANCE relating to the future operation of a new regional 800 MHz emergency public safety radio communication system; authorizing the Chief Technology Officer of the Department of Information Technology to execute for and on behalf of the City of Seattle a memorandum of agreement between the City of Seattle, King County and the Cities of Auburn, Bellevue, Federal Way, Issaquah, Kent, Kirkland, Mercer Island, Redmond, Renton and Tukwila for the purpose of establishing key terms for a future interlocal agreement to create a non-profit corporation, as provided under RCW 39.34.030, to manage, operate, and maintain a future regional emergency radio communication system.

Ord. 124688
C.B. 118301

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

 

Legislation approved by the Seattle City Council on December 15, 2014, and filed with the City Clerk

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Ord. 124667
C.B. 118191

AN ORDINANCE granting Lambda Association of Gamma Phi Beta permission to maintain and operate a skybridge over and across the alley between 17th Avenue Northeast and 16th Avenue Northeast, north of Northeast 45th Street, for a ten-year term, rene wable for two successive ten-year terms; specifying the conditions under which this permit is granted; providing for the acceptance of the permit and conditions; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124668
C.B. 118262

AN ORDINANCE relating to drainage, flood and habitat improvements being implemented through the Thornton Creek at 35th Ave NE project by Seattle Public Utilities along Thornton Creek on private and public lands; declaring easement rights related to Thornton Creek at 10706 35th Avenue Northeast surplus to the City’s utility needs; authorizing relinquishment of the surplus easement; authorizing Seattle Department of Transportation to acquire, accept, and record, on behalf of the City of Seattle a permanent bridge maintenance easement from Seattle School District #1; placing such easement under the Seattle Department of Transportation’s jurisdiction; transferring partial jurisdiction of a portion of property in the Southwest Quarter of Section 27, Township 26 North, Range 4 East, W.M., from Seattle Public Utilities to the Seattle Department of Transportation for bridge footings and maintenance; approving a five year Memorandum of Agreement between the Seattle School District and Seattle Public Utilities for activities on school lands; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124669
C.B. 118275

AN ORDINANCE relating to the City Light Department, authorizing the General Manager and Chief Executive Officer to purchase an easement from the Corporation of the Catholic Archbishop of Seattle for the relocation of the City Light Department’s overhead electric lines within Northeast 195th Street in the City of Shoreline; and authorizing payment of fair market value to the Corporation of the Catholic Archbishop of Seattle for the easement.

Ord. 124670
C.B. 118276

AN ORDINANCE relating to the City Light Department; authorizing the General Manager and Chief Executive Officer to execute an easement agreement for the purchase of a utility easement from E & L Investments, LLC; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124671
C.B. 118277

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Urban Forestry Commission, adding a new member and amending Sections 3.72.020 and 3.72.030 of the Seattle Municipal Code.

Ord. 124672
C.B. 118278

AN ORDINANCE relating to Seattle Public Utilities; accepting easements granted to the City of Seattle for installation, operation, and maintenance of water mains, fire and domestic water services, water service vaults, hydrants, water facilities, water supply pipelines, water meters, access and appurtenances necessary for water utility purposes at various locations in Seattle and unincorporated King County, Washington; placing the easements under the jurisdiction of Seattle Public Utilities; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124673
C.B. 118279

AN ORDINANCE relating to Seattle Public Utilities; accepting easements situated in southeast Seattle granted to the City of Seattle for installation, operation and maintenance of sewer lines necessary for drainage and wastewater utility purposes; placing the easements under the jurisdiction of Seattle Public Utilities and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124674
C.B. 118280

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Seattle Monorail; authorizing the Director of the Seattle Center to execute a concession agreement granting Seattle Monorail Services the right to operate and maintain the Monorail system for ten years, with an additional ten year extension by mutual agreement; authorizing the Director to enter into project agreements for Monorail capital improvements and major maintenance projects as provided for in the agreement; authorizing the Director to establish Monorail fares within the limitations provided in the agreement; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124675
C.B. 118281

AN ORDINANCE relating to the Bell Harbor Marina; authorizing the Mayor to execute a Termination of Agreement and Release of the Memorandum of Understanding between the City and the Port of Seattle for the operation and maintenance of the marina; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.

Ord. 124676
C.B. 118283

AN ORDINANCE authorizing, in 2014, acceptance of funding from non-City sources; authorizing the heads of the Executive Department, Department of Information Technology, Department of Neighborhoods, Seattle Fire Department, Seattle Police Department, Seattle City Light and the Seattle Department of Transportation to accept specified grants and private funding and to execute, deliver, and perform corresponding agreements; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124677
C.B. 118284

AN ORDINANCE relating to the 2014 Budget; amending Ordinance 124349, which adopted the 2014 Budget, including the 2014- 2019 Capital Improvement Program (CIP); changing appropriations to various departments and budget control levels, and from various funds in the Budget; adding new projects; creating new appropriations; revising project allocations for certain projects in the 2014-2019 CIP; creating positions; modifying positions; abrogating positions; making cash transfers between various City funds; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts; all by a 3/4 vote of the City Council.

Ord. 124678
C.B. 118288

AN ORDINANCE relating to the SR 519 Project; authorizing the Director of the Department of Transportation to execute a Memorandum of Agreement with the Washington State Department of Transportation and the City of Seattle providing for transfer of certain property to the City; authorizing WSDOT to perform maintenance work on SR 519 infrastructure in the City right of way; authorizing the Director to accept and record, for and on behalf of the City of Seattle, a quit claim deed for property along and adjacent to 4 th Avenue South between South Holgate Street and South Royal Brougham Way; placing the real property conveyed by the deed under the jurisdiction of the Seattle Department of Transportation and designating the property for street purposes; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.

Ord. 124679
C.B. 118289

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

Res. 31559

A RESOLUTION of the City Council of the City of Seattle, Washington, calling for the annexation, by election, of contiguous unincorporated territory to the City of Seattle consisting of portions of the SW Quarter of Section 32, Township 24 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SE Quarter of Section 32, Township 24 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NW Quarter of Section 1, Township 23 North, Range 3, W.M., and the NE Quarter of Section 1, Township 23 North, Range 3, W.M., and the NW Quarter of Section 6, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NE Quarter of Section 6, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NW Quarter of Section 5, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NE Quarter of Section 5, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NW Quarter of Section 4, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SW Quarter of Section 1, Township 23 North, Range 3, W.M., and the SE Quarter of Section 1, Township 23 North, Range 3, W.M., and the SW Quarter of Section 6, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SE Quarter of Section 6, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SW Quarter of Section 5, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SE Quarter of Section 5, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SW Quarter of Section 4, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the SE Quarter of Section 4, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NW Quarter of Section 7, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NE Quarter of Section 7, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., and the NW Quarter of Section 8, Township 23 North, Range 4, W.M., King County, Washington, referenced as the North Highline Annexation Area.

Res. 31560

A RESOLUTION providing an honorary designation of 4th Avenue North from Mercer Street to Republican Street as “Speight Jenkins Way.”

 

Legislation approved by the Seattle City Council on December 8, 2014, and filed with the City Clerk

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Ord. 124662
C.B. 118269

AN ORDINANCE relating to 14th Avenue NW; transferring partial jurisdiction over a portion of 14th Avenue NW between NW 59th Street and NW 61st Street from the Seattle Department of Transportation to the Department of Parks and Recreation for neighborhood park purposes; deleting the Ballard Hub Urban Village project from the Neighborhood Park Acquisition Subcategory of the Acquisition Category of the 2008 Parks and Green Spaces; adding 14th Avenue NW Neighborhood Park Development as a new project in the Neighborhood Parks and Playgrounds Subcategory of the Development Category of the 2008 Parks and Green Spaces; reallocating funding from the Neighborhood Park Acquisition Subcategory to the Neighborhood Parks and Playgrounds Development Subcategory of the 2008 Parks and Green Spaces Levy; increasing appropriations to the Department of Parks and Recreation in the 2014 Adopted Budget; and amending the 2014-2019 Adopted Capital Improvement Program; all by a three-fourths vote of the City Council.

Ord. 124663
C.B. 118272

AN ORDINANCE relating to City employment commonly referred to as the Fourth Quarter 2014 Employment Ordinance; designating positions as exempt from Civil Service status, amending Seattle Municipal Code Section 4.13.010, authorizing the Mayor to execute a Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Seattle/Seattle Public Utilities and the Plumbers and Pipefitters, Local 32, and ratifying and confirming prior acts; all by a 2/3 vote of the City Council.

Ord. 124664
C.B. 118285

AN ORDINANCE relating to City employment; adding a new section to Seattle Municipal Code Chapter 4.20 to provide a wage supplement and insurance benefits for employees who are mobilized by the United States Armed Forces for active military service.

Ord. 124665
C.B. 118286

AN ORDINANCE relating to security from terrorism; authorizing the City to partner with the State of Washington and King County to receive financial assistance from the Department of Homeland Security, Office for State and Local Government Coordination and Preparedness under the Urban Areas Security Initiative Grant for Federal Fiscal Year 2013; authorizing an application for allocation of funds under that agreement; amending the 2014 Adopted Budget Ordinance 124349 by increasing appropriations to the Seattle Police Department and Seattle Fire Department and accepting revenues; and, ratifying and confirming prior acts, all by a three-fourths vote of the City Council.

Ord. 124666
C.B. 118287

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

Res. 31558

A RESOLUTION related to the 2008 Parks and Green Spaces Levy and the Victor Steinbrueck Park improvement project; determining the project is needed and should proceed and authorizing the project design and public outreach process.