File #: 2018-0071    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 1/22/2018 In control: Transportation, Economy, and Environment Committee
On agenda: Final action: 3/19/2018
Enactment date: 3/28/2018 Enactment #: 18680
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving the City of Pacific Water System Plan August 2017.
Sponsors: Rod Dembowski
Indexes: Pacific, City of, Planning, Water
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 18680.pdf, 2. 2018-0071 legislative review form, 3. A. City of Pacific Water System Plan, 4. 2018-0071 transmittal letter, 5. 2018-0071 Fiscal Note, 6. 2018-0071 Matrix, 7. 2018-0071_SR_City of Pacific Water Plan.docx
Staff: Rose, Terra
Clerk 01/16/2018
AN ORDINANCE approving the City of Pacific Water System Plan August 2017.
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 city's previous water system plan was prepared in 2011. King County regulations require water plans to be updated every six years.
3. The city's service area is within King County and the city 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 city's operations and has found:
a. The plan uses population and employment forecasts developed by the Puget Sound Regional Council for the city's service area;
b. Portions of the city's service area are in 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...

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