ORDINANCE NO. 708
AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE, WASHINGTON, AMENDING SECTION 4.70.040 UNIVERSITY PLACE MUNICIPAL CODE RELATIVE TO TRANSPORTION BENEFIT DISTRICTS
WHEREAS, the City of University Place initially established a Transportation Benefit District (TBD) in 2013; and
WHEREAS, since the initial establishment of the TBD there have been both state and local legislative changes which have affected the TBD framework, structure and funding; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary to make changes to the municipal code to align it with changes affecting funding sources;
NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF UNIVERSITY PLACE DO ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS:
Section 1. Amend UPMC 4.70.040. Section 4.70.040 of the University Place Municipal Code entitled, “Establishment of vehicle license fee revenue source,” is retitled “Establishment of Revenue Sources,” and amended to read as follows:
The City, acting by and through its City Council, shall have the authority to establish
an annual vehicle license fee in the amount of $20.00, an annual vehicle license fee in the amount of $20.00, consistent with Chapter 36.73 RCW, to be collected by to be collected by the Washington Department of Licensing on qualifying vehicles, set forth in Chapters 36.73, 46.16 and 82.80 RCW. on qualifying vehicles, set forth in Chapters 36.73, 46.16 and 82.80 RCW.
Section 2. Savings. The existing Section 4.70.040 of the University Place City Code, which is repealed and replaced by this ordinance, shall remain in full force and effect until the effective date of this ordinance.
Section 3. Corrections by City Clerk or Code Reviser. Upon approval of the city attorney, the city clerk or the code reviser are authorized to make necessary corrections to this ordinance, including the correction of clerical errors; references to other local, state, or federal laws, codes, rules, or regulations; or ordinance numbering and section/subsection numbering.
Section 4. Severability. If any one or more sections, subsections, or sentences of this ordinance are held to be unconstitutional or invalid, such decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining portion of this ordinance and the same shall remain in full force and effect.
Section 5. Effective Date. This ordinance shall take effect and be in force five days after publication.
PASSED BY THE CITY COUNCIL ON SEPTEMBER 17, 2018.
Kent Keel, Mayor
Emelita Genetia, City Clerk
APPROVED AS TO FORM:
Matthew S. Kaser, City Attorney
Date of Publication: 09/19/18
Effective Date: 09/24/18