Action Summary of the Seattle City Council
Full Council Meeting
Monday, April 21, 2014
1. Clerk File 312783 (PDF Version) GRANTED AS CONDITIONED (6-3) (Do not Grant: Councilmembers Licata, O’Brien, and Sawant)
Petition of West Seattle Project X, LLC to vacate a portion of the alley in Block 3, Norris Addition to West Seattle in the West Seattle Junction Hub Urban Village.
PARKS, SEATTLE CENTER, LIBRARIES, AND GENDER PAY EQUITY COMMITTEE:
2. Council Bill 118065 (PDF Version) PASSED (9-0)
Relating to the Department of Parks and Recreation (“DPR”); authorizing the Superintendent to enter into a lease agreement with Cascade Bicycle Club to occupy and use a portion of Building 11 at Warren G. Magnuson Park.
EDUCATION AND GOVERNANCE COMMITTEE:
3. Council Bill 118058 (PDF Version) PASSED (9-0)
Relating to City employment commonly referred to as the Fourth Quarter 2013 Employment Ordinance; establishing new titles and/or salaries; designating positions as exempt from Civil Service status; amending Seattle Municipal Code 4.13.010; amending Seattle Municipal Code Sections 4.04.230 F, 4.04.240, 4.04.260; and ratifying and confirming prior acts; and all by a 2/3 vote of the City Council.
PUBLIC SAFETY, CIVIL RIGHTS, AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE:
COMMITTEE ON HOUSING AFFORDABILITY, HUMAN SERVICES, AND ECONOMIC RESILIENCY:
12. Resolution 31518 (PDF Version) ADOPTED (9-0)
Extending the ad hoc Construction Careers Advisory Committee established under Resolution 31485, to continue its work to develop a report with recommendations to the Mayor and City Council on strategies to improve access to construction careers for women, people of color and otherwise disadvantaged individuals and in particular those who are also Seattle residents, including recommendations for a targeted hire policy and programming.
13. Clerk File 313457 (PDF Version) DENIED (9-0)
Appeal of Bob McCullough, on the Office of Housing denial of a Multi-Family Tax Exemption application, for the property located at 4742 20th Avenue Northeast.