Chapter 2.84


2.84.010    Authorization and Establishment.

2.84.020    Composition of Committee.

2.84.030    Committee Vacancies.

2.84.040    Terms of Members.

2.84.050    Committee Rules and Procedures.

2.84.060    Committee Quorum.

2.84.070    Review by Committee – Time Requirements.

Cross-reference:    RCW 36.94.050 and 36.94.060

2.84.010 Authorization and Establishment.

The Pierce County Council authorizes the establishment of a single Sewerage and/or Water General Plan Review Committee for the purpose of advising the Planning Commission, the Council and the Executive on matters relating to proposed amendments, revisions, creation and/or repeal of sewerage and/or water general plans prepared for any of the drainage basins in Pierce County. (Ord. 93-105 § 1 (part), 1993; Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)

2.84.020 Composition of Committee.

The Review Committee shall consist of members to be selected as follows:

A.    A representative of each city or town with a population of 10,000 or more within or adjoining the area selected by the mayor thereof;

B.    One representative chosen at large by a majority vote of the executive officers of the other cities or towns within or adjoining the area;

C.    A representative chosen by the executive officer or the chairman of the board, as the case may be, of each of the other municipal corporations and private utilities serving one thousand or more sewer and/or water customers located within the area;

D.    One representative chosen at large by a majority vote of the executive officers and chair of the boards, as the case may be, of the other remaining municipal corporations within the area;

E.    A representative of each county legislative authority within the planned area selected by the chair of each board, or appointed by the County Executive and confirmed by the Council, as the case may be; and

F.    If there is a metropolitan municipal corporation operating a sewerage and/or water system in the area, the chair of its council or his or her designee.

(Ord. 99-133S § 1, 2000; Ord. 93-105 § 1 (part), 1993; Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)

2.84.030 Committee Vacancies.

Vacancies on the Review Committee shall be filled in the same manner as the original appointment to that position. (Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)

2.84.040 Terms of Members.

The terms of members of the Review Committee shall be two years, the initial term of which shall commence on January 1, 1985, and terminate on December 31, 1986. Subsequent terms shall succeed thereafter. (Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)

2.84.050 Committee Rules and Procedures.

The Review Committee shall determine its own rules and order of business and shall provide by resolution for the time and manner of its proceedings, which shall be a public record. (Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)

2.84.060 Committee Quorum.

A majority of all of the members of the Review Committee shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business. (Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)

2.84.070 Review by Committee – Time Requirements.

The Review Committee shall review the proposed sewerage and/or water general plan or proposed amendments, deletions or additions thereto, and shall report to the County Council within 90 days of referral from the Council, their approval or any suggested amendments, deletions or additions. If the Review Committee shall fail to report within the allotted time, the plan or amendments thereto shall be deemed approved. If the Review Committee submits a report, the County Council shall consider and review the Committee's report and may adopt, reject or modify any recommendations contained thereon. (Ord. 93-105 § 1 (part), 1993; Ord. 85-195 § 2 (part), 1985)