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Metropolitan King County Council

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Metropolitan King County Council
516 Third Ave., Rm. 1200
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: 206-296-1000
Toll Free: 800-325-6165
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What Happened at the Council

Monday, September 29, 2014

At today’s Council meeting, Councilmembers: 
• Rereferred to the Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee an ordinance adopting public transportation service reductions for February 2015 (Substitute Ordinance 2014-0382.2).
• Held for one week an ordinance addressing income inequality through a requirement that a living wage be paid to county employees and to the employees of certain county contractors (Substitute Ordinance 2014-0299.2)

Introduction of ordinances and motions for Committee action:
• An ordinance that proposes the 2015-2016 biennial budget and makes appropriations for the operation of county agencies and departments and capital improvements for the fiscal biennium beginning Jan. 1, 2015 and ending Dec. 31, 2016. (Ordinance 2014-0394). The ordinance was sent to the Budget and Fiscal Management Committee for discussion and possible action. 

 Follow and comment on the Council’s budget deliberations through Twitter (#KCBudget), Facebook and by visiting the King County Council Budget Web site


Read more about this legislation on the King County Council’s LEGISEARCH system at and enter the item numbers above.