ORDINANCE NO. 615
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, RELATING TO BUDGETS AND FINANCE, ADOPTING THE 2013-2014 BIENNIAL BUDGET.
WHEREAS, the tax estimates and budget for the City of University Place, Washington, for the 2013-2014 fiscal biennium have been prepared and filed as provided by the laws of the State of Washington; and
WHEREAS, the budget was printed for distribution and notice published in the official paper of the City of University Place setting the time and place for hearings on the budget and said notice stating that all taxpayers calling the Office of the City Clerk would be furnished a copy of the budget; and
WHEREAS, the 2013-2014 Proposed Biennial Budget was submitted to the City Council and City Clerk on October 1, 2012; and workshops on the 2013-2014 Biennial Budget were held on September 15, October 8, October 15, and October 22, 2012; and
WHEREAS, public hearings on the 2013-2014 Biennial Budget were held on October 8, 2012, October 15, 2012 and November 19, 2012;
NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, DOES ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. 2013-2014 Biennial Budget Adoption. The budget for the City of University Place, Washington, for the 2013-2014 biennium is hereby adopted in the amounts and for the purposes as shown on the attached Exhibits A-1 and A-2 (2013 and 2014 Adopted Budgets).
Section 2. Salaries and Benefits. The 2013 and 2014 salary ranges for the City of University Place, Washington staff are hereby adopted as shown on the attached Exhibit B (2013-2014 Salary Ranges for all employees). The 2013-2014 salary ranges do not include a market adjustment for all unrepresented employees.
Section 3. Administration. The City Manager shall administer the Biennial Budget approved herein.
Section 4. Severability. The provisions of this ordinance are declared separate and severable. The invalidity of any clause, sentence, paragraph, subdivision, section, or portion of this ordinance or the invalidity of the application thereof to any person or circumstance, shall not affect the validity of the remainder of the ordinance, or the validity of its application to other persons or circumstances.
Section 5. Ratification. Any act consistent with the authority and prior to the effective date of this ordinance is hereby ratified and affirmed.
Section 6. Publication and Effective Date. A summary of this ordinance consisting of its title shall be published in the official newspaper of the City. This ordinance shall be effective January 1, 2013.
PASSED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON November 19, 2012.
Ken Grassi, Mayor
Emelita Genetia, City Clerk
APPROVED AS TO FORM:
Steve Victor, City Attorney
Date of Publication: 11/21/12
Effective Date: 11/26/12