Select Committee on Seattle Transportation Benefit District Funding

The purpose of the 2020 Select Committee on Seattle Transportation Benefit District Funding is to consider a potential ballot measure dedicated to funding the provision of transit-related services, programs and investments. The Select Committee will be responsible for reviewing and revising legislation related to this purpose, and it may make a recommendation to the City Council on whether to advance a ballot measure to put before Seattle’s voters.

Legislation related to this purpose is expected to be transmitted by the Mayor to the City Council on Tuesday, July 7, 2020. In order for this measure to be placed on the General Election ballot on November 3, 2020, the Council must pass and the Mayor must sign legislation by August 4, 2020.

Committee Members


Four Councilmembers constitute a quorum for convening a meeting.

Meeting Dates & Times

The following meeting dates below have been established, and additional meetings of this Select Committee will be scheduled as necessary.

Friday, July 10, 2020 @ 10:00 AM Remote Meeting
Friday, July 17, 2020 @ 10:00 AM Remote Meeting

City Council

Address: 600 Fourth Ave. 2nd Floor, Seattle, WA, 98104
Mailing Address: PO Box 34025, Seattle, WA , 98124-4025
Phone: (206) 684-8888
Phone Alt: Listen Line: (206) 684-8566
Fax: (206) 684-8587
Meet the Council

The Seattle City Council establishes City policy through enactment of ordinances (laws) and adoption of resolutions. The City Council also approves and adopts the City's budget. The nine Council members and their legislative assistants are part of the City of Seattle Legislative Department.