Current Issues

Understanding Council's Budget Amendments
This interactive tool is meant to make the Council's budget amendments more transparent, engaging, and accessible. This page contains more information about the 100 amendments for the proposed 2023-24 budget sponsored by Councilmembers.
Demystifying the Council's Budget Process
This interactive budget guide is meant to make the Council's budget process straightforward and simple to understand. Most importantly, this resource is intended to highlight when and how you can make your voice heard during the process.
Seattle Park District
In the fall of 2022, the Seattle City Council, sitting as the Seattle Park District Board of Directors, will approve the Park District’s next cycle of investments.
Protecting Abortion Access in Seattle
The Seattle City Council is working to pass laws safeguarding reproductive rights and ensure everyone in Seattle, Washington State, and beyond has access to safe abortions and healthcare.
PayUp Legislation
The PayUp policy package is a group of bills being drafted and introduced by Councilmembers Lisa Herbold and Andrew Lewis that work to address the many issues facing gig workers.
The following letters have been signed by at least two councilmembers