Today the Energy and Environment Committee passed an amended version of Council member Sawant’s proposed ordinance, capping move-in fees and requiring landlords to offer an option for paying those fees in installments.
Yesterday’s final approval of the city budget tops the news.
Tuesday morning the Energy and Environment Committee meets to take up one item: Council member Sawant’s proposed ordinance to cap move-in fees and require landlords to let tenants pay some move-in fees in installments.
This morning the City Council put the final touches on the city’s 2017-2018 biennial budget, and this afternoon it voted the budget, and all its accompanying legislative acts, into law.
Not much locally in the news this morning…
The City Council only meets two days this holiday week, but they will be very busy ones.
Seattle was an island of deep blue in an ocean of red on Election Day, leading many to assume that the city is immune to the shift that happened in the rest of the country. Let’s put that to the test.
I’ve received several requests for guidance on how to contact City Council members. So here’s a new page with information on the various options and some (hopefully) helpful guidance. Enjoy.
The outcome of yesterday’s Council budget meeting tops the news this morning.