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File #: CM 21-453   
Type: Committee Memo Status: Presented
File created: 9/13/2021 In control: Committee of the Whole - Public Safety
On agenda: 9/21/2021 Final action: 9/21/2021
Title: Work Plan Adjustment for Climate Emergency Topic
Attachments: 1. Agenda Memo, 2. Attachment A: Public Safety Work Plan, 3. Attachment B: Planned ESAP Updates and Possible Work Plan Topics
TO: Committee of the Whole - Public Safety
FROM: Mayor Angela Birney
DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR CONTACT(S):
Executive
Malisa Files
425-556-2166

DEPARTMENT STAFF:
Executive
Jenny Lybeck
Sustainability Program Manager


TITLE:
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Work Plan Adjustment for Climate Emergency Topic


OVERVIEW STATEMENT:
recommendation
During the September 7, 2021, Business Meeting, Council voted to add climate emergency as a standing agenda topic on the Public Safety Committee of the Whole meeting. Council raised two items for further discussion, including:
1. Structural changes necessary to add sustainability to the Public Safety Committee Work Plan. The current Work Plan is included as Attachment A. Any changes to the Work Plan through the remainder of the year must be approved by the Committee Chair and should be coordinated with the Chief of Police and Fire Chief. Committee structures, including naming and work plans, will be reevaluated and discussed at the October 12, 2021 Study Session.
2. Sustainability work plan topics to guide future agendas. A summary of topics discussed by Council is included in Attachment B. An overview of Environmental Sustainability Action Plan and Climate Emergency Declaration-related topics that will be covered during upcoming Study Sessions and Business meetings is also included for reference in Attachment B.
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? Additional Background Information/Description of Proposal Attached


REQUESTED ACTION:

? Receive Information ? Provide Direction ? Approve


REQUEST RATIONALE:

* Relevant Plans/Policies:
Public Safety Committee of the Whole Work Plan, Climate Emergency Declaration, Environmental Sustainability Action Plan
* Required:
N/A
* Council Request:
During the September 7, 2021, Council Business Meeting, Council voted to add climate emergency as a standing item on the Public Safety Committee of the Whole meeting agenda.
* Other Key Facts:
N/A


OUTCOMES:
Per Council's direction, climate emergency topics has been placed on the Public Safe...

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