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File #: 2016-0101    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 2/8/2016 In control: Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee
On agenda: Final action: 3/14/2016
Enactment date: 3/17/2016 Enactment #: 18256
Title: AN ORDINANCE adopting and ratifying Growth Management Planning Council Motion 15-2.
Sponsors: Rod Dembowski
Indexes: GMPC
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 18256.pdf, 2. A. GMPC Motion 15-2, 3. 2016-0101 legislative review form.pdf, 4. 2016-0101 Fiscal Note.xls, 5. 2016-0101 Transmittal Letter.doc, 6. 2016-0101_SR_Affordable_Housing_CPP_020216.docx, 7. 2016-0101 Attachment A.doc
Staff: Jensen, Christine

Drafter

Clerk 02/01/2016

Title

AN ORDINANCE adopting and ratifying Growth Management Planning Council Motion 15-2.

Body

                     BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KING COUNTY:

                     SECTION 1.  Findings:

                     A.  Growth Management Planning Council Motion 15-2 recommends that policy H-8 in the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies be amended to address strategies for affordable housing.

                     B.  On November 6, 2015, the Growth Management Planning Council overwhelmingly adopted Motion 15-2, which recommends the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies be amended to add new language to policy H-8 to reflect the full range of programs, from optional to mandatory, that could assist a jurisdiction in meeting their share of the countywide need for affordable housing.

                     SECTION 2.  The amendment to the 2012 King County Countywide Planning

Policies, as shown in Attachment A to this ordinance, is hereby adopted by King County and ratified on behalf of the population of unincorporated King County.