Current Issues

Coronavirus / COVID-19 Information and Resources
As the City of Seattle navigates the response to the coronavirus / COVID-19, the Seattle City Council has put together the following resource guide to help provide information and resources to the public.
Clean Campaigns Act
Councilmember M. Lorena González is proposing legislation to protect our democracy from the corruption of big money and foreign influence.
Tiny House Villages
Councilmember Kshama Sawant is sponsoring a bill to expand access to Tiny House Villages throughout Seattle. This bill will allow Seattle to issue permits for from 0 to 40 villages, in any zone.
Impact Fees
The Council is considering an impact fee program which would help accommodate transportation, schools and other capacity needs as the city grows.
The following letters have been signed by at least two councilmembers
2019 Annual Report of the Seattle City Council
2019 Annual Report of the Seattle City Council