Action Summary of the Seattle City Council
Full Council Meeting
Monday, May 11, 2015
PARKS, SEATTLE CENTER, LIBRARIES AND GENDER PAY EQUITY COMMITTEE
1. Appt 00043 CONFIRMED (9-0)
Appointment and Oath of Office of Jesus Aguirre as Superintendent of the Department of Parks and Recreation, for a term of confirmation from June 1, 2015 to May 31, 2019.
2. CB 118387 PASSED (9-0)
AN ORDINANCE relating to the Opportunity Fund category of the 2008 Parks and Green Spaces Levy; authorizing the acceptance of monetary donations from the Seattle Parks Foundation, Friends of Rainier Beach Urban Farm, and Seattle Tilth to support the existing Rainier Beach Urban Farm and Wetlands Improvements project (K730153); increasing appropriations to the Department of Parks and Recreation in the 2015 Adopted Budget; and amending the 2015-2020 Adopted Capital Improvement Program; all by a three-fourths vote of the City Council.
3. CB 118386 PASSED (9-0)
AN ORDINANCE authorizing the Seattle Center Director to execute an agreement with The Vera Project for presentation of an all-ages music and art program during 2015 and 2016; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.
PLANNING, LAND USE, AND SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE
4. Res 31576 ADOPTED AS AMENDED (9-0)
A RESOLUTION related to the use of the Port of Seattle’s Terminal 5 for Arctic drilling operations.
5. Res 31577 ADOPTED (9-0)
A RESOLUTION confirming that the City of Seattle’s core value of race and social equity is one of the foundations on which the Comprehensive Plan is built.
6. CB 118383 PASSED (9-0)
AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning, amending the SDOT Street Use Fee Schedule for installing, maintaining, or removing awnings or marquees, amending Attachment A to Ordinance No. 123477; amending the Official Land Use Map (Chapter 23.32) to rezone certain land in 42 neighborhood-commercial zones to add the “P” suffix for new and expanded pedestrian-designated areas; amending the development standards for areas with pedestrian designations, amending Chapter 23.47A and Sections 23.41.012, 23.54.015, 23.54.020, and 23.84A.048 of the Seattle Municipal Code.
7. CB 118388 PASSED (9-0)
AN ORDINANCE relating to City employment; authorizing the execution of a collective bargaining agreement between the City of Seattle and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local 77 Material Controllers Unit to be effective January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2015; authorizing the payment of compensation negotiated in the collective bargaining agreement; and ratifying and confirming prior acts.