Legislative Department Public Records Requests

The Legislative Department (LEG) is Seattle City Council, Council staff, and the Office of the City Clerk.

To submit a Public Disclosure Request (PDR) with LEG, please follow the link immediately below to the Public Disclosure Request Center and select LEG from the drop down list of agencies.

For more information, please follow these links:

Records and research assistance are available at no charge on the City Clerk’s website and include ordinances and council bills, resolutions, council minutes, council agendas and archival material. Please note that records held by the Seattle Municipal Archives are also open to the public and available for research during business hours.

For free access to frequently requested records and information from other departments, please go here.

When requesting records containing lists of names, please fill out, sign, and return this Declaration to your point of contact or LEGPDR@seattle.gov.

Administrative Appeal/Review of Denials

You may submit a written request petitioning the review of any denied record to:

Monica Martinez Simmons
Public Records Act Appeals Officer
P.O. Box 94728
Seattle, WA 98124-4728
Phone: 206-684-8361

The appeals officer will respond within two business days of receipt of the appeal.