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File #: 2018-0265    Version: 1
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 6/4/2018 In control: Planning, Rural Service and Environment Committee
On agenda: Final action: 6/25/2018
Enactment date: 6/29/2018 Enactment #: 18756
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving the King County Water District No. 125 2016 Water System Plan.
Sponsors: Kathy Lambert
Indexes: Water
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 18756.pdf, 2. 2018-0265 Legislative Review Form.pdf, 3. A. King County Water District No. 125 2016 Water System Plan, 4. 2018-0265 Transmittal Letter.docx, 5. 2018-0265 Copy of Fiscal Note.xls, 6. 2018-0265 Matrix.docx, 7. 2018-0265 A. King County Water District No. 125 2016 Water System Plan.pdf, 8. 2018-0265_SR_KCWD125_Water_Plan.docx
Staff: Rose, Terra
Clerk 05/23/2018
AN ORDINANCE approving the King County Water District No. 125 2016 Water System Plan.
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. 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 King County Water District No. 125 previous water system plan was prepared in 2010. Both Washington state Department of Health and King County regulations require water system plans to be updated every six years.
4. The district's service area is within King County and the district has adopted a 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-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.
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 operations and has found:
a. The plan uses population and employment fore...

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