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The Regional Water Quality Committee develops, reviews, and recommends countywide policies and plans addressing wastewater treatment and sewer service issues, long range capital facilities plans, rate policies, and facilities siting.  Additionally, the committee provides a forum for discussion and examination of broader issues of water quality, including pollution sources, surface and stormwater control, water supply, and regulatory issues.

Meeting Time:
First Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m.
Council Chambers, King County Courthouse, 10th floor

Chair: Jeanne Kohl-Welles
Vice Chair: Southwest Suburban Sewer District Commissioner William Tracy
Council Membership: Rod Dembowski, Reagan Dunn
Alternate: Kathy Lambert

Sound Cities Association Appointees:
Renton City Councilmember Ed Prince
Kirkland City Councilmember Penny Sweet
Mercer Island City Councilmember Benson Wong
Lake Forest Park City Councilmember John Wright
Alternate: Pacific Mayor Leanne Guier
Alternate: Shoreline City Councilmember Shari Winstead

Sewer District Membership:
Cedar River Water/Sewer District Commissioner Walter Canter
Southwest Suburban Sewer District Commissioner William Tracy

City of Seattle Membership:
Councilmember Lisa Herbold
Councilmember Kshama Sawant

Committee Staff:
Lead Analyst: Mike Reed
Committee Assistant: Erica Newman

Meeting materials for the Regional Water Quality Committee

Listed below are the meeting materials for the Regional Water Quality committee. The meeting materials available before each meeting are combined into one PDF document and posted below under Meeting Agendas and Materials. On occasion, not all materials will be available before the meeting. Additional materials for the meeting are posted as they become available.

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