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Lydia Assefa-Dawson Position 1
vacant Position 2
Susan Honda, Deputy Mayor Position 3
Hoang V. Tran Position 4
Jack Walsh Position 5
Jack Dovey Position 6
Linda Kochmar, Council President Position 7


The Federal Way City Council consists of seven members who are directly elected by the citizens for four-year terms. The City Council establishes law and policy by passing ordinances and resolutions. To learn more about each councilmember, please select their name above. 

If you would like to email all of the councilmembers with one email, please click here or council@cityoffederalway.com .

Public comment is welcomed and appreciated during the meetings.  For more information on how to participate, please click on the links below.


  • 6:30 pm
  • First and Third Tuesdays of each month
    33325 8th Ave. S.
    Federal Way, WA 98003

Council Committee Assignments
The council divides itself into three committees for closer study of issues: 

Washington Municipal Guide 2018-2019

Sound Transit Board Member List

Sound Transit Meeting Dates and Times















City Council Contact

Email the City Council


Amy Glandon
Executive Assistant to the Council

33325 8th Ave. South
Federal Way, WA  98003

Ph: 253.835.2401
Fx: 253.835.2409

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm