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Record No: CB 119443    Version: Council Bill No: CB 119443
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 3/18/2019
Ordinance No: Ord 125790
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to land use; amending the Seattle Comprehensive Plan to incorporate changes related to Mandatory Housing Affordability as proposed as part of the 2019 Comprehensive Plan annual amendment process.
Sponsors: Rob Johnson
Attachments: 1. Att 1 – Amendments to Growth Strategy Element v2, 2. Att 2 – Amendments to Neighborhood Plans v2, 3. Att 3 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in 23rd & Union Jackson, 4. Att 4 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Ballard, 5. Att 5 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Columbia City, 6. Att 6 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Crown Hill, 7. Att 7 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in North Beacon Hill, 8. Att 8 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in North Rainier v3, 9. Att 9 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Othello, 10. Att 10 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Rainier Beach, 11. Att 11 Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Roosevelt v2, 12. Att 12 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in West Seattle Junction, 13. Att 13 Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Northgate, 14. Att 1 – Amendments to Growth Strategy Element v1, 15. Att 2 – Amendments to Neighborhood Plans v1, 16. Att 8 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in North Rainier v2, 17. Att 11 - Amendments to the Future Land Use Map in Roosevelt v1
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Neighborhood Plan Element Updates Director's Report v3, 3. Central Staff Memo (3/18/19), 4. Memo Att A: Amendment 1 to CB 119443, 5. Central Staff Memo (pp. 1-5), 6. Memo Att 1: Summary Table of Amendments (pp. 6-13), 7. Memo Att 2: Group 1 Consent Package for CB 119444 (pp. 14 -146), 8. Revised Amendment B7 (added; 2/26/19), 9. Memo Att 3: Group 2 Individual Votes for CB 119444 (pp. 147-182), 10. Memo Att 4: Group 3 Consent Package for CB 119443 (pp. 183 - 201), 11. Memo Att 5: Individual Votes for CB 119443 (pp. 202-228), 12. Proposed Amendment A19 (added; 2/26/19), 13. Memo Att 6: Draft Companion Resolution (pp. 229-241), 14. Memo Att 7: Potential effects of Proposed Amendments and Small Commercial Spaces (pp. 242-248), 15. Presentation (added; 2/26/19), 16. Map of Historical Single-family Zoning (added 2/27/19), 17. Signed Ordinance 125790, 18. Affidavit of Publication
Related files: CB 119445, CB 119444
CITY OF SEATTLE
ORDINANCE __________________
COUNCIL BILL __________________
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AN ORDINANCE relating to land use; amending the Seattle Comprehensive Plan to incorporate changes related to Mandatory Housing Affordability as proposed as part of the 2019 Comprehensive Plan annual amendment process.
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WHEREAS, The City of Seattle ("City") adopted a Comprehensive Plan through Ordinance 117221 in 1994 and most recently adopted an amended Comprehensive Plan in 2018; and
WHEREAS, the Growth Management Act authorizes annual amendments to the City's Comprehensive Plan; and
WHEREAS, the changes to Neighborhood Plan policies and the boundaries of urban villages in this ordinance further the City's planning policies by strengthening the Urban Village Strategy, encouraging growth near transit and amenities, fostering a greater diversity of housing options, addressing housing affordability, supporting the implementation of Mandatory Housing Affordability requirements, and promoting social equity and environmental sustainability; and
WHEREAS, the City has provided for public participation in the development and review of these proposed amendments and other changes to implement the Mandatory Housing Affordability program 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 the Director's Report, public testimony made at the public hearings, and other pertinent material regarding all 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, as last amended by Ordinance125732, is amended as follows:
A. Ame...

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