Marijuana, impact fees and more on May 6 City Council agenda

May 5, 2014

NEW — 11:10 a.m. May 5, 2014

The Newcastle City Council will hold its first meeting of the month May 6.

The general meeting will begin with a discussion about the city’s traffic and parks impact fees.  On April 15, the council reviewed a study on this subject in a session prior to the general meeting.

The council will then review an ordinance that would alter Comprehensive Plan amendment procedures to make them consistent with state law.

Next, the council will review an application to King County’s Public Benefit Rating System (PBRS). The program offers an incentive to preserve open space on private property in the county by providing a tax reduction to the owner. Read more