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King County Board of Health meeting on February 18, 2016


The King County Board of Health meets on February 18, 2016, at 1:30 p.m. Items on the agenda include briefings on the Director’s Annual Report as well as a legislative update. Discussions and possible actions include the election of Chair and Vice Chairs, the Reappointment of Dr. Chris Delecki, and a resolution to ensure safe drinking and surface water in King County.


The meeting will be held at:

King County Council Chambers
10th Floor, King County Courthouse
516 3rd Avenue, Room 1001


  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

  3. Announcement of any alternates serving in place of regular members

  4. Approval of Minutes of January 21, 2016

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Election of Chair and Vice-Chairs

  2. Reappointment of Dr. Chris Delecki into a second three-year term

  3. Resolution No. 16-01
    A Resolution designating the order in which the vice chairs of the King County Board of Health may act in the absence of the chair in 2016.

  4. Resolution No. 16-02
    A Resolution adopting the 2016 work plan for the King County Board of Health.

  5. Resolution No. 16-03
    A Resolution supporting ongoing collaboration for the purpose of improving the health and well being of King County residents by ensuring safe drinking and surface water in King County.
    • Presented by:
      Ngozi Oleru, Director, Environmental Health Division, Public Health – Seattle & King County


  1. BOH Briefing No. 16-B03
    Director's Annual Report
    • Presented by:
      Patty Hayes, Director, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. BOH Briefing No. 16-B04
    Legislative update
    • Presented by:
      Jennifer Muhm, Director of External and Legislative Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates

  3. Administrator's Report

  4. Other business

  5. Adjournment

If you have questions or need additional information about this agenda, please call 206-263-8791, or write to Maria Wood, Board of Health Administrator via email at

The King County Board of Health sets county-wide public health policy, enacts and enforces local public health regulations, and carries out other duties of local boards of health specified in state law. These duties include enforcing state public health statutes, preventing and controlling the spread of infectious disease, abating nuisances, and establishing fee schedules for licenses, permits and other services.