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File #: 2009-0572    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 10/12/2009 In control: Budget and Fiscal Management Committee
On agenda: 11/9/2009 Final action: 11/16/2009
Enactment date: 11/30/2009 Enactment #: 16702
Title: AN ORDINANCE relating to public transportation; implementing the Regional Fare Collection system; amending Ordinance 13480, Section 8, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.015, Ordinance 13480, Section 3, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.165, Ordinance 12643, Section 23, and K.C.C. 28.94.265, Ordinance 16650, Section 1, and K.C.C. 21A.55.101, Ordinance 13480, Section 2, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.015 and Ordinance 12643, Section 19, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.245 and repealing Ordinance 12643, Section 6, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.175.
Sponsors: Larry Gossett
Indexes: Budget, Fees
Code sections: 21A.55.101 - , 28.94.015 - , 28.94.165 - , 28.94.175 - , 28.94.245 - , 28.94.265 -
Attachments: 1. 16702.pdf, 2. 2009-0570-0573 fees hearing notice.doc, 3. 2009-0572 Checklist of Criteria.doc, 4. 2009-0572 Fiscal Note.xls, 5. 2009-0572 Staff Report - fares (11-03-09).doc, 6. 2009-0572 Transmittal Letter.pdf, 7. Amendment Package Pkg 11-16-09.pdf, 8. Revised Staff Report, 9. Staff Report 11-10-09, 10. thornbury 2009-0572 Transit Fares hkm.doc
Drafter
Clerk 11/17/2009
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AN ORDINANCE relating to public transportation; implementing the Regional Fare Collection system; amending Ordinance 13480, Section 8, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.015, Ordinance 13480, Section 3, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.165, Ordinance 12643, Section 23, and K.C.C. 28.94.265, Ordinance 16650, Section 1, and K.C.C. 21A.55.101, Ordinance 13480, Section 2, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.015 and Ordinance 12643, Section 19, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.245 and repealing Ordinance 12643, Section 6, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.175.
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BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KING COUNTY:
SECTION 1. A. Section 2 of this ordinance changes the age of those eligible for youth and family fares, clarifies the days on which family fares are valid, reestablishes traditional weekend/holiday all-day pass pricing and provides that institutional agreements will be established within the framework of regional pass agreements.
B. Section 3 of this ordinance authorizes the director to offer for sale electronic stored value products.
C. Section 4 of this ordinance removes references to institutional agreements that are to be included in regional pass agreements under section 2 of this ordinance.
D. Section 5 of this ordinance updates a reference with regard to the director's annual reporting requirements.
E. Section 8 of this ordinance proposes changes in the fares charged for county public transportation services on the bus system and eliminates the annual pass for seniors and persons with disabilities.
F. Section 9 of this ordinance increases the annual limit on the discount provided for human services tickets.
SECTION 2. Ordinance 13480, Section 2, as amended, and K.C.C. 28.94.015 are each hereby amended to read as follows:
A. Except as may otherwise be provided by ordinance, the following fare categories and rates are established for regularly scheduled county public transportation service on buses, trolleys, transit ...

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