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Record No: CB 119424    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 119424
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 12/10/2018
Ordinance No: Ord 125732
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning; amending the Seattle Comprehensive Plan to incorporate changes proposed as part of the 2017-2018 Comprehensive Plan annual amendment process.
Sponsors: Rob Johnson
Attachments: 1. Att 1 - Land Use Element, 2. Att 2 - Amendment to the Future Land Use Map
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Central Staff Memo (12/5/18), 3. Signed Ordinance 125732, 4. Affidavit of Publication

CITY OF SEATTLE

ORDINANCE __________________

COUNCIL BILL __________________

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AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning; amending the Seattle Comprehensive Plan to incorporate changes proposed as part of the 2017-2018 Comprehensive Plan annual amendment process.

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WHEREAS, The City of Seattle adopted a Comprehensive Plan through Ordinance 117221 in 1994 and most recently adopted amendments to its Comprehensive Plan in 2017 through Ordinance 125428; and

WHEREAS, the Growth Management Act (GMA), chapter 36.70A RCW, authorizes annual amendments to the City’s Comprehensive Plan; and

WHEREAS, the adopted procedures in Resolution 31402 provide the process for interested citizens to propose annual Comprehensive Plan amendments for consideration by the City Council; and

WHEREAS, various parties proposed amendments for consideration during the 2017-2018 annual amendment process; and

WHEREAS, on August 7, 2017, the City Council considered these proposed Comprehensive Plan amendments and adopted Resolution 31762, directing that City staff further review and analyze certain proposed amendments; and

WHEREAS, these proposed amendments have been reviewed and analyzed by the Office of Planning and Community Development and considered by the Council; and

WHEREAS, the City has provided for public participation in the development and review of these proposed amendments and other changes to comply with the Growth Management Act, including requirements for early and continuous public participation in the development and amendment of the City’s Comprehensive Plan; and

WHEREAS, the Council has reviewed and considered public testimony made at the public hearings, and other pertinent material regarding the proposed amendments; and

WHEREAS, the Council finds that these amendments to the Comprehensive Plan are consistent with the Growth Management Act, and will protect and promote the health, safety, and welfare of the general public; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY OF SEATTLE AS FOLLOWS:

Section 1. The Seattle Comprehensive Plan, last amended by Ordinance 125428, is amended as follows:

A. Amend Land Use Element Goal LU6, as shown in Attachment 1 to this ordinance; and 

B. Amend the following maps to move the boundary of the Ballard/Interbay/Northend Manufacturing/Industrial Center (BINMIC) and change the Future Land Use Map designation of the area removed from the Manufacturing/Industrial Center to Industrial, as shown in Attachment 2 to this ordinance:

                     Housing Units Built 1995-2014, page 12;

                     Growth Strategy Figure 4, page 31;

                     Future Land Use Map, page 41; and

                     Ballard/Interbay/Northend Manufacturing/Industrial Center, page 213.

Section 2. This ordinance shall take effect and be in force 30 days after its approval by the Mayor, but if not approved and returned by the Mayor within ten days after presentation, it shall take effect as provided by Seattle Municipal Code Section 1.04.020.

Passed by the City Council the ________ day of _________________________, 2018, and signed by me in open session in authentication of its passage this _____ day of _________________________, 2018.

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President ____________ of the City Council

Approved by me this ________ day of _________________________, 2018.

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Jenny A. Durkan, Mayor

Filed by me this ________ day of _________________________, 2018.

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Monica Martinez Simmons, City Clerk

(Seal)

Attachments:

Attachment 1 - Land Use Element

Attachment 2 - Amendment to the Future Land Use Map