File #: 2019-0086    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 4/17/2019 In control: Local Services, Regional Roads and Bridges Committee
On agenda: Final action: 5/22/2019
Enactment date: 5/30/2019 Enactment #: 18895
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving the Midway Sewer District General Sewer Plan, June 2018.
Sponsors: Kathy Lambert
Indexes: Sewer Districts
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 18895, 2. 2019-0086 legislative review form, 3. A. Midway Sewer District General Sewer Plan June 2018, 4. 2019-0086 transmittal letter, 5. 2019-0086 fiscal note, 6. 2019-0086 Matrix, 7. 2019-0086_SR_Sewer_Plan_Midway, 8. 2019-0086_ATT2_AMD 1_ServiceAreaCorrection, 9. 2019-0086_RevisedSR_Sewer_Plan_Midway
Staff: Micklow, Andy
AN ORDINANCE approving the Midway Sewer District General Sewer Plan, June 2018.
1. King County has adopted K.C.C. chapter 13.24, which requires approval of comprehensive plans for wastewater utilities that provide sewer collection or treatment in unincorporated areas of 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. 13.24.060 prescribes the requirements for approval of such plans, including consistency with state and local planning requirements.
2. RCW 57.16.010 requires that general comprehensive plans by special purpose districts be submitted to, and be approved by, the legislative authority within whose boundaries all or a portion of a utility lies.
3. The Midway Sewer District's previous general sewer plan was approved in 2010. King County regulations require wastewater comprehensive plans to be updated every six years.
4. The district's service area is within King County and the district has adopted a general sewer plan ("the plan").
5. King County has adopted a comprehensive plan that includes wastewater policies in its provisions for facilities and services (policies F-101 through F-264) that call for consistency with other adopted plans, pursuit of reclaimed water, water conservation and protection of water resources.
6. 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 and 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 district's operations and has found:
a. The plan uses population and employment forecasts developed by the Puget Sound Regional Council for the district's service area;
b. Porti...

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