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File #: AM No. 21-026   
Type: Consent Item Status: Passed
File created: 2/2/2021 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/16/2021 Final action: 2/16/2021
Title: Adoption of an Ordinance Updating Multiple Sections of the Redmond Municipal Code as it Relates to the Business Licensing Program a. Ordinance No. 3033: An Ordinance of the City of Redmond, Washington, Amending RMC Sections 5.04.030, 5.04.040, 5.04.045, 5.04.050, 5.04.060, 5.04.070, 5.04.080, 5.04.084, 5.04.085, 5.04.090, 5.04.100, 5.04.130, 5.04.140, 5.05.020, 5.08.020, 5.10.010, 5.12.020, 5.12.030, 5.16.010, 5.20.020, 5.22.020, 5.36.030, 5.52.040, 5.56.020, 5.60.030, 5.68.070, 5.75.030, 5.80.030, and 12.14.030 to Adopt Updates to Align Terminology; Add New Definitions and Language; Update Required Reporting Method; Revise Structure of Penalty for Late Payment; Update List of Master Event and Exempted Special Events for the City of Redmond; Update Language to Accommodate Business Licensing Service Processes; and Update Language to Clarify License Types Administered by the City of Redmond Based on the Partnership Entered with the Washington State Department of Revenue Business Licensi...
Attachments: 1. Agenda Memo, 2. Attachment A: Ordinance
TO: Members of the City Council
FROM: Mayor Angela Birney
DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR CONTACT(S):
Parks
Carrie Hite
425-556-2326
Finance
Kelley Cochran
425-556-2748

DEPARTMENT STAFF:
Parks
Ryan Spencer
Business Operations Administrator
Parks
Denise Shinoda
Customer Service Coordinator


TITLE:
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Adoption of an Ordinance Updating Multiple Sections of the Redmond Municipal Code as it Relates to the Business Licensing Program

a. Ordinance No. 3033: An Ordinance of the City of Redmond, Washington, Amending RMC Sections 5.04.030, 5.04.040, 5.04.045, 5.04.050, 5.04.060, 5.04.070, 5.04.080, 5.04.084, 5.04.085, 5.04.090, 5.04.100, 5.04.130, 5.04.140, 5.05.020, 5.08.020, 5.10.010, 5.12.020, 5.12.030, 5.16.010, 5.20.020, 5.22.020, 5.36.030, 5.52.040, 5.56.020, 5.60.030, 5.68.070, 5.75.030, 5.80.030, and 12.14.030 to Adopt Updates to Align Terminology; Add New Definitions and Language; Update Required Reporting Method; Revise Structure of Penalty for Late Payment; Update List of Master Event and Exempted Special Events for the City of Redmond; Update Language to Accommodate Business Licensing Service Processes; and Update Language to Clarify License Types Administered by the City of Redmond Based on the Partnership Entered with the Washington State Department of Revenue Business Licensing Service for the Administration of the City's General Business License Program as Required by RCW 35.90, Municipal Business Licensing, Effective March 18, 2021


OVERVIEW STATEMENT:
recommendation
The City of Redmond has entered into a partnership with the Washington State Department of Revenue for administration of the City's Business Licensing Program through the State Business Licensing Service (BLS), per Council approval in 2020. Revisions to the Redmond Municipal Code governing the business licensing program have been proposed to align the Code with the program and ensure accuracy, clarity, consistency and ease of interpretation for the business community. We are requesting Council ad...

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