Current Issues

Domestic Workers' Bill of Rights
The Council is considering legislation to extend labor protections, the same safeguards that most other workers in Seattle already have, to domestic workers.
Encouraging Backyard Cottages and Mother-in-Law Units
As the city faces an affordable housing crisis, the Council developed legislation to increase the housing supply by encouraging low-impact housing options that fit within the scale and character of Seattle's single-family neighborhoods.
Marijuana in Seattle
Learn more about marijuana in Seattle.
The following letters have been signed by at least two councilmembers