What Happened at the Council
Monday, January 9, 2017At today’s Council meeting, Councilmembers:
RECOGNITIONS AND PROCLAMATIONS:
--Proclaimed the month of January Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Month in King County.
--Proclaimed January 2017 as Human Trafficking Awareness Month in King County.
CERTIFICATION OF ELECTION:
• Councilmembers certified the results of three ballot measures:
o Charter Amendment #1-Nonpartisan Prosecuting Attorney: PASSED
o Charter Amendment #2-Gender-Neutral Language: PASSED
o Proposition #1-Light-Rail, Commuter-Rail and Bus Service Expansion: PASSED
|REMINDER: On Thursday, January 12, King County invites the public to come celebrate the vision, work and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at King County’s 30th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration, 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. 5th Avenue Theatre, 1308 5th Ave, Seattle.
Read more about this legislation on the King County Council’s LEGISEARCH system at
http://kingcounty.legistar.com and enter the item numbers above.