What Happened at the Council
Monday, May 2, 2016
At today’s Council meeting, Councilmembers:
• The University of Washington Men’s and Women’s Crew for their outstanding athletic accomplishments
• Author Daniel James Brown for his literary accomplishment in his book, The Boys in the Boat
--Proclaimed the week of May 1 7, 2016, as Public Service Recognition Week in King County
• Unanimously adopted a motion approving the ballot drop off location plan prepared by the department of elections as required in the 2015/2016 Biennial Budget Ordinance (Motion 2016-0227).
At the Wednesday, May 4 meeting of the Council’s Committee of the Whole, Committee members will discuss and possibly recommend to the full council:
• Motions making appointments to fill judicial vacancies:
o In the Southwest Division of King County District Court (Motion 2016-0218).
o In the West Division of King County District Court (Motion 2016-0219).
o In the West Division of King County District Court (Motion 2016-0220).
The Committee may go into executive session to discuss the candidates' qualifications.
Read more about this legislation on the King County Council’s LEGISEARCH system at
http://kingcounty.legistar.com and enter the item numbers above.