2023 Select Committee on Climate Action

About the Committee

The Committee will consider legislation related to the implementation of a Building Emissions Performance Standard developed by the Office of Sustainability & Environment and proposed by Mayor Harrell.

Committee Membership

Committee Meeting Days and Times

The proposed Select Committee meeting dates and times are as follows:

Date and Time Meeting Type
Wednesday, November 29, 2023 - 9:30 AM Committee Meeting, Seattle City Hall - Council Chambers & Online
Thursday, December 7, 2023 - 9:30 AM Committee Meeting, Seattle City Hall - Council Chambers & Online


Timely distribution of proposed amendments is critical to support the Committee’s work. To facilitate this, the deadline to submit amendments to Council Central Staff is Friday, December 1, 2023, at noon. Council Central Staff will support the work of the Committee in a limited capacity, given the short timeframe.


Five Councilmembers constitute a quorum for this Committee.

City Council

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Meet the Council

The Seattle City Council establishes City policy through enactment of ordinances (laws) and adoption of resolutions. The City Council also approves and adopts the City's budget. The nine Council members and their legislative assistants are part of the City of Seattle Legislative Department.