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Record No: CB 118489    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 118489
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 9/21/2015
Ordinance No: Ord 124866
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to King County Conservation Futures Levy proceeds; authorizing the Mayor to amend the Interlocal Cooperation Agreement between the City of Seattle and King County authorized by City of Seattle Ordinance 114978; and authorizing the deposit of 2015 allocations from King County Conservation Futures Levy proceeds into the City of Seattle's 2008 Parks Levy Fund.
Sponsors: Jean Godden
Attachments: 1. Ex A - Amendment to the Conservation Futures Interlocal Cooperation Agreement, 2. Ex A Att AD - 2015 Conservation Futures Levy Allocations
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Summary Att A – Map of Dakota Place Park Addition, 3. Summary Att B – Map of Greenwood Park Addition, 4. Summary Att C – Map of Morgan Junction Park Addition, 5. Summary Att D – Map of Kubota Garden Greenspace Addition, 6. Summary Att E – Map of La Villa Meadow Natural Area -Thornton Creek, 7. Presentation, 8. Signed Ord 124866

CITY OF SEATTLE

ORDINANCE __________________

COUNCIL BILL __________________

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AN ORDINANCE relating to King County Conservation Futures Levy proceeds; authorizing the Mayor to amend the Interlocal Cooperation Agreement between the City of Seattle and King County authorized by City of Seattle Ordinance 114978; and authorizing the deposit of 2015 allocations from King County Conservation Futures Levy proceeds into the City of Seattle’s 2008 Parks Levy Fund.

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WHEREAS, in 1989, King County Ordinance 9128 established the Conservation Futures Levy (CFL) Fund, appropriated CFL proceeds to the City of Seattle (City), and established conditions for use of the proceeds, including allowable projects, costs, and expenses; and

WHEREAS, in 1990, City Ordinance 114978 authorized the CFL Interlocal Cooperation Agreement (CFL Interlocal) with King County to govern the receipt and use of CFL proceeds, and to define the specific projects (Projects) approved by King County for acquisition using CFL proceeds; and

WHEREAS, the City and King County have previously amended the CFL Interlocal to add additional Projects and to provide for additional allocations of CFL proceeds; and

WHEREAS, on November 17, 2014, the King County Council passed Ordinance 17941, which appropriated a total of $1,775,000 in CFL proceeds to the City of Seattle for the Dakota Place Park Addition, Greenwood Park Addition, Kubota Garden Greenspace Addition, La Villa Meadows Natural Area / Thornton Creek and Morgan Junction Park Addition acquisition Projects; and

WHEREAS, On April 20, 2015, the King County Council passed Ordinance 18023, authorizing the King County Executive to enter into interlocal agreements with the City of Seattle and the suburban cities for the disbursement of Conservation Futures Funds in Ordinance 17941; NOW, THEREFORE,

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY OF SEATTLE AS FOLLOWS:

Section 1.  The Mayor, or the Mayor’s designee, is hereby authorized to negotiate and enter into an amendment to the Conservation Futures Levy (CFL) Interlocal Cooperation Agreement (Interlocal), substantially in the form of Exhibit A (Amendment), to provide for the City’s receipt and use of up to $1,775,000 from the 2015 allocations of King County CFL proceeds.  The Amendment adds an Attachment AD to the list of approved projects (Projects) in the CFL Interlocal to include the Dakota Place Park Addition, Greenwood Park Addition, Kubota Garden Greenspace Addition, La Villa Meadows Natural Area / Thornton Creek, and Morgan Junction Park Addition acquisition Projects.

                     Section 2.  Funds received pursuant to the Amendment shall be deposited as follows:

Fund

Department

Budget Control Level/Capital Improvement Program

Amount (Up To)

2008 Parks Levy Fund (33860)

Parks and Recreation

2008 Parks Levy - Neighborhood Park Acquisitions (K720010)

$1,175,000

2008 Parks Levy Fund (33860)

Parks and Recreation

2008 Parks Levy - Greenspace Acquisitions (K720011)

$600,000

 

 

 

Section 3.  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 ________________________, 2015, and

signed by me in open session in authentication of its passage this

 _____ day of ___________________, 2015.

 

                                                                                                         _________________________________

                                                                                                         President __________of the City Council

 

                     Approved by me this ____ day of _____________________, 2015.

 

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                                                                                                         Edward B. Murray, Mayor

 

                     Filed by me this ____ day of __________________________, 2015.

 

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                                                                                                         Monica Martinez Simmons, City Clerk

 

(Seal)

Exhibits:

Exhibit A - Amendment to the Conservation Futures Interlocal Cooperation Agreement Between King County and the City of Seattle for Open Space Acquisition Projects

                     Attachment AD - 2015 Conservation Futures Levy City of Seattle Allocations