Action Summary, Monday 4/23/12
The following is a summation of Council actions at today’s 2:00 p.m. Full Council meeting.
Councilmembers Richard Conlin and Tim Burgess excused.
1. CLERK FILE 312273 FILED (7 – 0)
Memorandum of Understanding concerning building exterior preservation between The City of Seattle Office of Housing, The Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, Plymouth Housing Group, Bellwether Housing, Capitol Hill Housing, and Catholic Housing Services.
LIBRARIES, UTILITIES, AND CENTER COMMITTEE:
2. COUNCIL BILL 117439 PASSED (7 – 0)
Relating to Seattle Public Utilities; declaring certain real property rights relating to sewer facility easements within the campus of the University of Washington as being surplus to City utility needs; authorizing the Director of Seattle Public Utilities to relinquish such easement rights and accept a new easement grant from the University of Washington for a City-owned sanitary sewer facility; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts
GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE AND FINANCE COMMITTEE:
3. COUNCIL BILL 117438 HELD UNTIL 4/30
Relating to the business license tax and other taxes; amending the tax code to allow a deduction for grants, contracts and sub-awards received as compensation for or to support life sciences research and development; adding a new subsection to Seattle Municipal Code Section 5.45.100 in connection therewith.