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Metropolitan King County Council

Earning public trust, enhancing quality of life, protecting public health and safety
Metropolitan King County Council
516 Third Ave., Rm. 1200
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206-296-1000
Toll Free: 800-325-6165
TTY/TDD: 206-296-1024
Fax: 206-296-0198
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King County Council News

Sept. 29
February 2015 transit service changes sent back to committee
Possible action on the potential reduction in bus service after Council completes work on County Budget   Learn more...
Sept. 29
County Council cancels February transit service reductions
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Sept. 26
County considers expanding cost-effective transit options for local communities
Executive Constantine and Councilmember Dembowski say Alternative Services Program would use less-expensive shuttles, vans and other options to keep people moving  Learn more...
Sept. 22
Three panels will direct County Council’s review of Executive’s Proposed Biennial Budget
$8.9 Billion proposal will be assessed with goal of November adoption   Learn more...
Sept. 19
Council Budget Committee to hold four special meetings on 2015-2016 King County Budget
Meetings in Fall City, Bellevue, Kent, and Seattle opportunity to provide input on Executive Proposed Budget  Learn more...
Sept. 15
Council adopts legislation establishing new regulatory system for Transportation Network Companies
Ordinance that sets standards for Lyft and Uber also streamlines regulatory system for taxis and for-hire vehicles  Learn more...
Sept. 12
Upthegrove introduces body camera proposal
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Sept. 9
Night Owl bus service preserved in Seattle neighborhoods
Riders can continue to get where they’re going in the wee hours   Learn more...
Sept. 4
Council: Commitment to effective oversight of Sheriff’s Office has not wavered
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