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CC RESO 1399 (040720) State of Local Emergency COVIDRESOLUTION NO. 1399 (2020) A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BOTHELL, WASHINGTON RATIFYING A PROCLAMATION OF LOCAL EMERGENCY WHEREAS, a new coronavirus, now known as COVID-19, was first detected in China and has now been detected in close to two hundred (200) locations internationally; and WHEREAS, on March 5, 2020, the Mayor issued an emergency proclamation to allow the City to provide appropriate emergency assistance to the COVID-19 endemic, which has now been upgraded to a pandemic, NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF BOTHELL, WASHINGTON, DOES RESOLVE AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. The Proclamation of Local Emergency issued by the Mayor is hereby ratified. Said Proclamation is attached hereto and adopted by the City Council as its own by reference thereto. Section 2. The City Clerk is authorized to make necessary corrections to this resolution including, but not limited to, the correction of scrivener'sfclerical errors, references, resolution numbering, section/subsection numbers and any references thereto. PASSED this 7th day of April, 2020. APPROVED: t LIAM OLSEN MAYOR ATTEST/AUTHENTICATED: LAURA HA AWAY CITY CLERK FILED WITH THE CITY CLERK: 04/02/2020 PASSED BY THE CITY COUNCIL: 04/07/2020 RESOLUTION NO.: 1399 (2020) Page 1 of 1 1399 (2020) Attachment to Resolution 1399 City of Botheir Proclamation of Local Emergencyforthe City of Bothell WHEREAS, a new coronavirus, now known as COVID-19, was detected in China; and WHEREAS, COVID-19 has now been detected in seventy (70) locations internationally; and WHEREAS, the City of Kirkland Fire Department was notified of potential exposure to the COVID-19 virus through patient contact after responding to multiple calls for service over a week-long period to a Kirkland nursing care facility that has since been identified as a COVID-19 outbreak location; and WHEREAS, the City of Kirkland borders the City of Bothell; and WHEREAS, the King County Health District has confirmed a case COVID-19 within the Bothell City Limits; and WHEREAS, both King and Snohomish Counties have identified persons testing positive for and dying from COVID-19; and WHEREAS, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) has classified COVID-19 as endemic within this region; NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS PROCLAIMED BY THE MAYOR OF THE CITY OF BOTHELL that an emergency exists in the City of Bothell as a result of the aforementioned conditions and, therefore: Section 1. City of Bothell departments are authorized to do the following: (A) to exercise the powers vested under this proclamation in light of the exigencies and demands of this dangerous situation without regard to time-consuming procedures and formalities otherwise normally prescribed by law (excepting mandatory constitutional requirements); (B) enter into contracts and incur obligations necessary to combat such emergency situations to protect the health and safety and persons and property; and (C) other actions, as appropriate. Section 2. In order to prepare for, prevent, and respond to this emergency, pursuant to Chapter 2.27 BMC, RCW 35A.34.140, RCW 38.52.070(2), RCW 39.04.280, the requirements of competitive bidding and public notice are hereby waived with reference to any contract relating Page 1 of 2 to the City's lease or purchase of supplies, equipment, personal services, or public works as defined in 39.04.010, or to any contract for the selection and award of professional and/or technical consultant contracts. I hereby direct City departments under this proclamation and the Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan to take actions deemed necessary to otherwise mitigate and prevent potential threats to public health and safety and impacts upon publicly - owned infrastructure, including any necessary actions needed to obtain emergency permitting through municipal, county, state, or federal agencies. Section 3. A copy of this proclamation, to the extent practicable, shall be posted at the City's regular locations for official notices and shall be made available to members of the local news media and general public. Dated this 51h day of March, 2020. 19 Si d: t It gne LIAM OLSEN, MAYOR OF THE CITY OF BOTHELL Page 2 of 2