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Record No: CB 120462    Version: 1 Council Bill No: CB 120462
Type: Ordinance (Ord) Status: Passed
Current Controlling Legislative Body City Clerk
On agenda: 12/13/2022
Ordinance No: Ord 126730
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to land use and zoning; amending the Seattle Comprehensive Plan to incorporate changes proposed as part of the 2022 Comprehensive Plan annual amendment process.
Sponsors: Dan Strauss
Attachments: 1. Att 1 - Amendments to the Growth Strategy Element, 2. Att 2 - Amendments to the Transportation Element v2, 3. Att 2 - Amendments to the Transportation Element
Supporting documents: 1. Summary and Fiscal Note, 2. Director's Report, 3. Central Staff Memo, 4. Amendment 1, 5. Signed Ordinance 126730
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 2022 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 October 2021 through Ordinance 126457; and
WHEREAS, the Growth Management Act, chapter 36.70A RCW, authorizes annual amendments to the City's Comprehensive Plan; and
WHEREAS, the adopted procedures in Resolution 31807 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 2022 annual amendment process; and
WHEREAS, on August 2, 2021, the City Council considered these proposed Comprehensive Plan amendments and adopted Resolution 32010, 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 the Director's report and recommendations, public testimony made at the public hearings, and other pertinent material regarding all the proposed amendments; and
WHEREAS, the Council finds that this amendment to the Comprehensive Plan is consistent with the Growth Management Act, and will protect and promote the health, safety, and welfare of the general public; NOW, T...

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