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May 19, 2020 Kirkland City Council Meeting

KIRKLAND CITY COUNCIL MEETING
City Council Chamber
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
5:30 p.m - Study Session
7:30 p.m - Regular Meeting 

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: In response to guidance from Public Health Seattle-King County, we encourage members of the community to implement social distancing as much as possible and in the interim use the following methods to interact at tonight's City Council meeting. 

The virtual meeting will be broadcast live on KGOV channel 21 and live-streamed on the City's website. Community members may also join the Zoom meeting via telephone by calling US: 877 853 5257 (Toll free) or 888 475 4499 (Toll free) using webinar ID 979 8494 0468 or via computer here with password 660261.

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Comments received by 3 p.m on either the voice or email accounts displayed above will be played or read into the record during items from the audience, subject to the Council protocol of a limit of three speakers on each side of a particular issue, for a maximum of three minutes each. Comments received on these accounts after 3 p.m on the day of the Council meeting will be provided to the Council the following day for their consideration, and copies placed in the meeting packet file. 

Council will accept live spoken commentary under 'Items from the Audience' at the May 5th regular meeting via a Zoom computer or telephone connection. Comments will be subject to the Council protocols mentioned above and may be superseded by prior commentary received via the published voice and email links. Please call 425 587 3190 and leave a message before 5 p.m on the day of the Council meeting with any questions; City Clerk's Office staff will return your call. 

 

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1. CALL TO ORDER

2. ROLL CALL

3. STUDY SESSION 

a. Capital Improvement Program Updates - Parks and Community Services 

b. Totem Lake Projects Update

4. HONORS AND PROCLAMATIONS 

a. Emergency Medical Services Week Proclamation

5. COMMUNICATIONS

a. Announcements

b. Items from the Audience

c. Petitions

6. PUBLIC HEARINGS
a. 2019-2024 Transportation Improvement Program 
(1) Resolution R-5422, Adopting the City of Kirkland Amended 2019-2024 Transportation Improvement Plan 
7. SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS
a. COVID-19 Update 
8. CONSENT CALENDAR

a. Approval of Minutes:

(1) May 5, 2020

(2) May 8, 2020

(3) May 12, 2020

b. Audit of Accounts

c. General Correspondence

d.  Claims

(1) Claims for Damages 

e. Award of Bids

(1) Cross Kirkland Corridor to Redmond Central Connector 

 f. Acceptance of Public Improvements and Establishing Lien Period

(1) Champagne Creek Raingarden Project 

(2) Cross Kirkland Corridor Raingarden Project 

 g. Approval of Agreements

 h. Other Items of Business

(1) Resolution R-5423, Relinquishing any Interest the City May Have, Except for a Utility Easement, in Unopened Right-of-Way as Described Herein and Requested by Property Owner Tami Grayevsky

(2) Resolution R-5421, Authorizing an Extension of the Expiration Date for Active Land Surface Modification Permits Due to Impacts of COVID-19

(3) 2020 First Quarter Investment Report 

(4) March 2020 Financial Dashboard Report 

(5) Procurement Report  

9. BUSINESS

a. Fire and Emergency Medical Services Ballot Measure Update 

b. Establishing Local Sales and Use Tax for Affordable and Supportive Housing 

(1) Ordinance O-4727, Adopting Legislation to Authorize a Sales and Use Tax for Affordable Housing and Facilities Providing Supportive Services in Accordance with Substitute House Bill 1406 (Chapter 338, Laws of 2019), and Adopting Kirkland Municipal Code Chapter 5.28

c. Parks and Community Services Summer Operations in Response to COVID-19

(1) Resolution R-5424, Authorizing the City Manager to Take the Necessary Actions to Ensure that Parks and Community Services Programs and Facilities are Operated to Slow the Spread of COVID-19 Coronavirus, Prioritize the Health and Safety of Residents and Parks Employees and Support Vulnerable Populations Impacted by the Pandemic Through September 1, 2020

10. REPORTS

a. City Council Regional and Committee Reports

b. City Manager Reports

(1) Letter to King County Concerning 2021-2022 Sewer and Solid Waste Rates

(2) Calendar Update

11. ITEMS FROM THE AUDIENCE

12. EXECUTIVE SESSION

13. ADJOURNMENT

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