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King County Board of Health meeting on June 21, 2018

Summary

The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 6/21/18. Topics on the agenda include a briefing on LOK-IT-UP Safe Firearm Storage Program, discussion and possible action on local hazardous waste management fees and healthy housing recommendations, and a Legislative update.

Story

The King County Board of Health will hold its next meeting on June 21, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.

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

AGENDA

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

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

  4. Approval of Minutes of May 17, 2018

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Briefing

  1. BOH Briefing No. 18-B14
    LOK-IT-UP Safe Firearm Storage Program
    • Karen Brownson, Community Safety Program Manager, Violence& Injury Prevention, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Tony Gomez, Violence and Injury Prevention Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Diana Pinto, Pinto’s Gun Shop owner
    • Carol Cummings, Chief of Police, Bothell

Discussion and possible action

  1. R&R No. BOH18-03
    A Rule & Regulation relating to local hazardous waste management fees, amending R&R 66, Section 1 (part), as amended, and BOH 11.04.060, enacted pursuant to RCW 70.05.060 and 70.105.220, including the latest amendments or revisions thereto.
    • Lynda Ransley, Program Director, Local Hazardous Waste Management Program

  2. Guideline & Recommendation No. G&R 18-01
    A Guideline & Recommendation to inform jurisdictions working at regional, county and city levels on housing strategies and policies in coordination with communities to improve the health of their communities while preserving housing affordability throughout King County in compliance with the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies on housing.
    • Julie West, Healthy Community Planning & Partnerships Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    • Shamson Issak, Executive Director, Living Well Kent
    • Candace Jackson, Health Educator Consultant, Health Community Planning & Partnerships Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Briefing

  1. BOH Briefing No 18-B15
    Legislative Update
    Stasha Dennard, Legislative Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. Chair's Report

  3. Board Member Updates

  4. Administrator's Report

  5. Other business

Adjournment

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.