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File #: 2010-0083    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 2/8/2010 In control: Environment and Transportation Committee
On agenda: Final action: 3/22/2010
Enactment date: 3/31/2010 Enactment #: 16775
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving the King County Water District No. 125 2006 Water System Plan.
Sponsors: Larry Phillips, Jan Drago
Attachments: 1. 16775.pdf, 2. 2010-0083 Transmittal Letter.doc, 3. 2010-0083 KCWD125FiscalNote.xls, 4. 2010-0083 KCWD125RegulatoryNote.doc, 5. 2010-0083 KCWD125Matrix.doc, 6. A. King County Water District No. 125 Water System Plan March 2006, 7. 2010-0083 Staff Report - KC Dist 125 water plan
Staff: Reed, Mike
Clerk 03/22/2010
AN ORDINANCE approving the King County Water District No. 125 2006 Water System Plan.
1. King County has adopted King County Code ("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. section 13.24.060 prescribes the requirements for approval of such plans, including consistency with state and local planning requirements.
2. The Revised Code of Washington ("RCW") 57.16. 010 requires that general comprehensive plans for water districts be submitted to, and approved by, the legislative authority within whose boundaries all or a portion of the district lies.
3. King County Water District No. 125's ("the district") last water system plan was prepared in 1999. Both Washington State Department of Health ("DOH") and King County regulations require water system plans to be updated every six years.
4. The district is in King County and has adopted a 2006 water system plan ("the plan").
5. King County has adopted a comprehensive plan that includes water supply policies in its provisions for facilities and services (policies F-213 through F-245) 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.
6. K.C.C. 13.24 requires the utilities technical review committee ("UTRC") to review and make a recommendation to the King County executive and council on the plan and the requirements under K.C.C. 13.24 and consistency with the King County Comprehensive Plan. The UTRC has reviewed the planning data and district operations and hereby finds:
a. The plan uses population and em...

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