King County

Upcoming Meetings

Timeline

  • 2021, Growth Management Planning Council (GMPC) identify urban centers as part of Countywide Planning Policies (CPP) update

  • Late July 2021, Metro planning update. Draft versions of the Strategic Plan for Public Transportation (Metro's goals, strategies, and performance measures), Service Guidelines (sets targets, evaluate performance, add/remove service), Metro Connects (long-range plan, with goal to increase service hours by 70% between 2015 and 2040) will be referred to the Regional Transit Committee, and to King County Council.

  • Commercial Building Energy Code update. Public review in Feb, present to Council around 4/30. The proposed codes are open for public review from February 3 (anticipated) through March 3.

  • County is soliciting feedback on it's C-PACER program: see here: C-PACER public input

  • Regional Transit Committee work plan includes:

    • Jan-April, prepare for planning update (see above);

    • June-July, review Metro's post-pandemic recovery plan;

    • Aug.-Dec. review the updated policy documents (see above again).

  • Mobility and Environment work plan includes:

    • Feb, update Metro's Income-Based Fare Program;

    • Jan-April, hearings on Strategic Climate Action Plan. Aiming to have plan approval in committee by Earth Day.

    • Jan-March, midpoint update for 2016 KC Comprehensive Plan and Skyway West Hill Community Services Area Subarea Plan;

    • Jan-March, Metro Mobility Framework and Strategic Plan for Public Transportation updates;

    • Sept, Zero Emission Battery Bus Preliminary Implementation Plan.

    • Other possible items as well, not yet scheduled, see here.

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