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File #: 2016-0515    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 10/24/2016 In control: Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee
On agenda: Final action: 12/12/2016
Enactment date: 12/16/2016 Enactment #: 18434
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving the King County Water District No. 90 2015 Comprehensive Water System Plan.
Sponsors: Rod Dembowski, Reagan Dunn
Indexes: Water Districts
Attachments: 1. 18434.pdf, 2. 2016-0515 legislative review form.pdf, 3. A. King County Water District No. 90 - 2015 Comprehensive Water System Plan, 4. 2016-0515 transmittal letter.docx, 5. 2016-0515 fiscal note.xls, 6. 2016-0515 Review of the King County Water District No. 90 2015 Comprehensive Water System Plan.docx, 7. 2016-0515_SR_WaterDistrict90.docx
Staff: Simmons, Davin
Drafter
Clerk 10/13/2016
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AN ORDINANCE approving the King County Water District No. 90 2015 Comprehensive Water System Plan.
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STATEMENT OF FACTS:
1. King County has adopted K.C.C. chapter 13.24, which requires approval of comprehensive plans for water and sewer utilities that provide service in unincorporated King County as a prerequisite for operating in unincorporated King County, receiving approval for annexation proposals, being granted right-of-way franchises and being given approval for right-of-way construction permits. K.C.C. chapter 13.24 prescribes the requirements for approval of those plans, including consistency with state and local planning requirements.
2. King County Water District No. 90's last general water facility plan was approved in 2008. Washington state Department of Health and King County regulations require water system plans to be updated every six years.
3. The district has a service area within King County and has adopted a water system plan update ("the plan").
4. King County has adopted a Comprehensive Plan that includes policies F-101 through F-254, the applicable portions of which address water policies for facilities and services; these water policies call for consistency with other adopted plans, pursuit of reclaimed water, water conservation and protection of water resources.
5. K.C.C. chapter 13.24 requires the utilities technical review committee to review and make a recommendation to the King County executive and council on the plan, the requirements under K.C.C. chapter 13.24 and consistency with the King County Comprehensive Plan. The utilities technical review committee has reviewed the planning data and system operations and has found:
a. The plan uses population and employment forecasts developed by the Puget Sound Regional Council;
b. The district's service area includes portions of unincorporated King County;
c. The capital facility plan is adequate to meet anticipated facility and service...

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