File #: 2019-0087    Version: 1
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 #: 18896
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving the Ames Lake Water Association Water System Plan, September 2018.
Sponsors: Kathy Lambert
Indexes: Water, Water Districts
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 18896, 2. 2019-0087 legislative review form, 3. A. Ames Lake Water Association Water System Plan, 4. 2019-0087 transmittal letter, 5. 2019-0087 fiscal note, 6. 2019-0087 Determination of Non-Significance, 7. 2019-0087 Matrix, 8. 2019-0087_SR_Water_Plan_AmesLake
Staff: Micklow, Andy
Clerk 02/25/2019
AN ORDINANCE approving the Ames Lake Water Association Water System Plan, September 2018.
1. King County has adopted K.C.C. chapter 13.24, which requires approval of comprehensive plans for water utilities that distribute or obtain water 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. 13.24.060 prescribes the requirements for approval of such plans, including consistency with state and local planning requirements.
2. The Ames Lake Water Association's previous water system plan was prepared in 2008.
3. The association's service area is within King County and the association has adopted a water system plan ("the plan").
4. King County has adopted a comprehensive plan that includes water supply policies in its provisions for facilities and services (policies F-101 through F-254) that call for consistency with other adopted plans, support for regional water supply planning, 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 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 association's operations and has found:
a. The plan uses population and employment forecasts developed by the Puget Sound Regional Council for the association's service area;
b. The association's service area is in rural unincorporated King County;
c. The capital facility plan is adequate to meet anticipated facility and service needs;
d. The plan is consistent with applicable Washington state water quality...

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