The following is a summation of Council actions at today’s 2:00 p.m. Full Council meeting.
1. Resolution 31388 ADOPTED (9 – 0)
Supporting the Caring Across Generations campaign that seeks to transform long term care in the U.S., both to help the individuals who rely on these services and to support the workers who provide home care.
2. Resolution 31389 ADOPTED AS AMENDED (9 – 0)
Relating to a Northgate Station Access Strategy by the Sound Transit Board; supporting the adoption of a strategy; stating that the City of Seattle intends to commit $5 million to pedestrian and bicycle improvements as a match to $5 million provided by Sound Transit and, additionally, up to $5 million to fund 25% of the cost of the proposed pedestrian/bicycle bridge over Interstate 5 at Northgate as part of a consortium of funders, including Sound Transit; and stating the City intends to commit these funds between 2013 and 2018.
GOVERNMENT PERFORMANCE AND FINANCE COMMITTEE:
3. Council Bill 117472 PASSED (9 – 0)
Relating to City employment, adopting a 2012 Citywide Position List.
PUBLIC SAFETY, CIVIL RIGHTS, AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE:
4. Clerk File 312269 FILED (9 – 0)
Seattle Police Chief 2011 Annual Report concerning activities regulated by Ordinance 108333 (Seattle Municipal Code 14.12).
5. Clerk File 312268 FILED (9 – 0)
Chief of Police Audit Report of select police files obtained through the Police Department’s membership in the Law Enforcement Intelligence Unit (LEIU) and the Western States Information Network (WSIN), maintained exclusively for confidential information; dated March 7, 2012, in accordance with Ordinance 108333 (Seattle Municipal Code 14.12).
6. Clerk File 312340 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)
Appointment of Johanna L. Gusman as member, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.
7. Clerk File 312341 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)
Reappointment of Jamila Johnson as member, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.
8. Clerk File 312342 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)
Appointment of Bridgette Maryman as member, Seattle Women’s Commission, for a term of confirmation to July 1, 2014.
9. Clerk File 312364 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)
Appointment of Nathan Brockett as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2013.
10. Clerk File 312366 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)
Appointment of Sabina N. Neem as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2014.
11. Clerk File 312376 CONFIRMED (9 – 0)
Reappointment of NaaSira N.N. Adeeba as member, Seattle LGBT Commission, for a term of confirmation to April 30, 2014.
LIBRARIES, UTILITIES, AND CENTER COMMITTEE:
12. Council Bill 117484 PASSED (9 – 0)
Authorizing the Director of Seattle Public Utilities to continue participating in environmental investigation and remediation of contamination of the South Park Landfill site under Washington State Department of Ecology Agreed Order 6706 and any subsequent Amendments to the Order; to enter into subsequent orders with the Washington State Department of Ecology to implement cleanup actions or tasks; to enter into interim cost-sharing agreements with other parties regarding activities related to site remediation; to enter into an agreement for another Potentially Liable Person to conduct an Interim Cleanup Action on a portion of the landfill which includes a permanent cost allocation for small portions of the site; to continue to seek and accept state remedial action grants for work related to the site; and ratifying and confirming certain prior acts.