On the agenda for Monday night’s (Jan. 22, 2024) regular Burien City Council meeting: review of council rules of order and public comment, Human Services funding, contract for garbage, recyclables, and compostables collection, and more.

The meeting can be view in-person at Burien City Hall, starting at 7 p.m., on Comcast TV Channel 21, virtually via Zoom here, or via livestream here.

Download the full agenda packet here.

Agenda highlights include:


  • a) Human Trafficking Awareness Month Proclamation: Councilmember Linda Akey
  • b) Korean American Day Proclamation: Councilmember Jimmy Matta



Notice to all participants: Pursuant to RCW 42.17A.555, campaigning for any ballot measure or candidate in City Hall and/or during any portion of the Council Meeting – including the public comment period – is prohibited.


  • a) Review and Discussion of Council Rules of Order and Public Comment: Adolfo Bailon, City Manager
  • b) Presentation of Human Services Commission Recommended 2025-2026 Funding
    Priorities: Colleen Brandt-Schluter, Human Services Manager, Anyah Zupancic, Human Services Coordinator, Fred Swanson, Human Services Commission Chair
  • c) Discussion of Contract for Garbage, Recyclables, and Compostables Collection
    Services:P Maiya Andrews, Public Works Director
  • d) Discussion of Ordinance No. 820, Amending BMC 15.40.210 – Cargo Containers
    and Semi-Trailers: Garmon Newsom II, City Attorney
  • e) City Council Planning Calendar: Adolfo Bailon, City Manager

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