What Happened at the Council
Monday, October 5, 2015
At today’s Council meeting, Councilmembers:
--Proclaimed October 2015 as Filipino American History Month in King County.
--Declared the week of October 5 11, 2015 Search and Rescue Volunteer Recognition Week in King County.
• Unanimously adopted a motion accepting response to the 2015/2016 Biennial Budget Ordinance, Ordinance 17941, Section 75, Proviso P2, related to emergency medical services, concerning the establishment of criteria, protocols and procedures to allocate the basic life support core service reserve funding; and authorizing the release of $1,500,000 currently held in reserve (Motion 2015-0244).
Introduction of ordinances and motions for Committee action:
• An ordinance making a supplemental appropriation of $113,795 to Adult and Juvenile Detention; and amending the 2015/2016 Biennial Budget Ordinance (Ordinance 2015-0383). The ordinance was referred to the Budget and Fiscal Management Committee for discussion and possible action.
• An ordinance updating the inventory of high conservation value properties to add new properties, expand on existing properties, correct administrative errors and reflect changes in site names, parcel boundaries and numbers (Ordinance 2015-0395). The ordinance was referred to the Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee for discussion and possible action.
• An ordinance establishing the grant award criteria and process for the WaterWorks grant program in accordance with the 2015/2016 Biennial Budget Ordinance (Ordinance 2015-0397). The ordinance was referred to the Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee for discussion and possible action.
Read more about this legislation on the King County Council’s LEGISEARCH system at
http://kingcounty.legistar.com and enter the item numbers above.