Every 3-5 years, the city’s Emergency Management Plan gets updated in pieces. Three of those pieces came in front of the Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology Committee for approval today.
The Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Technology Committee today discussed Council Bill 118585, which addresses wage theft and other unfair labor practices. Continue reading Council committee takes up wage theft enforcement
This morning’s news coverage is dominated by coverage of the proposed changes to marijuana zoning, and the plan to build a new basketball/hockey arena in SODO.
The Education and Governance Committee met this morning for a briefing on changes to the City Council’s Rules and Procedures for 2016. Continue reading Rules and Procedures cleanup
This afternoon the Planning, Land Use and Sustainability Committee met to consider several items, including changes to zoning restrictions on marijuana commercial activities. Continue reading Marijuana zoning changes considered by council committee
In what was a short and otherwise routine meeting of the Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries and Gender Pay Equity Committee, the high point was during the public comment session. Continue reading Parks, Seattle Center, Libraries and Gender Pay Equity Comm. Mtg.
This morning there’s news about police accountability, the SODO arena plan,
This afternoon the Council met in their usual Monday session. It was Council member Gonzalez’s first full Council meeting. Continue reading Full Council meeting recap
The Council walked through the pending legislation coming up for vote this afternoon in the full Council meeting. Continue reading Council briefing 11/30/15
This week the Planning, Land Use and Sustainability Committee will consider an update to the city’s zoning for marijuana-related activity. Continue reading Marijuana zoning updates to be considered