File #: 2023-0086    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 2/28/2023 In control: Local Services and Land Use Committee
On agenda: Final action: 4/4/2023
Enactment date: 4/12/2023 Enactment #: 19587
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving City of Renton Long-Range Wastewater Management Plan dated July 2022.
Sponsors: Dave Upthegrove
Indexes: Renton, City of, Wastewater
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 19587, 2. A. City of Renton Long-Range Wastewater Management Plan July 2022, 3. 2023-0086 transmittal letter, 4. 2023-0086 Fiscal Note, 5. 2023-0086 Review of City of Renton Long-Range Wastewater Management Plan dated July 2022, 6. 2023-0086 Legislative Review Form, 7. 2023-0086_SR_RentonWastewater
Staff: Micklow, Andy
Clerk 02/15/2023
AN ORDINANCE approving City of Renton Long-Range Wastewater Management Plan dated July 2022.
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 such plans, including consistency with state and local planning requirements.
2. The city of Renton's last Long-Range Wastewater Management Plan was prepared in 2010. King County regulations require wastewater system plans to be updated every six years.
3. The city of Renton's wastewater system has a service area within King County and has adopted a comprehensive wastewater plan ("the plan").
4. King County has adopted a Comprehensive Plan that includes policies F-101 through F-264, the applicable portions of which address wastewater policies for facilities and services; these wastewater 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 system's service area is in unincorporated King County;
c. The capital facility plan is adequate to meet anticipated facility and service needs;
d. The plan i...

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