On the agenda for Monday night’s (Mar. 27, 2023) regular Burien City Council meeting:State Legislative update, approval of EcoThrive Housing Demonstration Project and more.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m., and can be viewed at Burien City Hall, on Comcast TV Channel 21, via Zoom here or live online here.

Council will also hold a Special Meeting beginning at 5 p.m. to conduct interviews of seven candidates to fill six positions on the Business and Economic Development Partnership (BEDP).


  • a)  King County Metro Transit RapidRide H Line Project Update: Randy Poplock, H Line Project Manager, Lluvia Ellison-Morales, H Line Community Engagement Lead, Chris Arkills, Metro Government Relations.
  • b)  Update on Parking Enforcement from Burien Police Department Police Chief Ted Boe & Reserve Officer Robert “RR” Smith.


  • a) Appointment of Six Candidates to the Business and Economic Development Partnership (BEDP): Jen Ivins, Deputy City Clerk.
  • b) State Legislative Update: Garmon Newsom II, City Attorney Lyset Cadena, State
  • c) Introduction to Resolution No. 493, Approval of Sapphire Homes Preliminary Subdivision: Susan McLain, Community Development Director Nicole Gaudette, Senior Long-Range Planner.
  • d) Introduction to Resolution No. 494, Approval of EcoThrive Housing Demonstration Project: Susan McLain, Community Development Director, Nicole Gaudette, Senior Long-Range Planner.
  • e) City Council Planning Calendar Adolfo Bailon, City Manager.

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