Vashon-Maury Island Groundwater Protection Committee
The Vashon Maury Island Groundwater Protection Committee (VMI GWPC) serves the Vashon-Maury Island community (see a map of the VMI GWMA ). The Committee began its work in late 2001 and has continued to meet since that time. In 2004, 2008, and 2012, the Committee recommended that the County Council extend the term of the Committee beyond the following year December sunset date. The Council approved these extensions (ordinance 15082, 16724, and 17750).
The Vashon-Maury Island Groundwater Protection Committee is working to protect groundwater in part by implementing the Groundwater Management Plan and Watershed Plan as summarized in the Watershed Plan Implementation Matrix.
The Committee has four regularly scheduled meetings in 2018:
- Wednesday - January 24, 2018
- Wednesday - April 25, 2018
- Wednesday - July 25, 2018
- Wednesday - October 24, 2018
The January meeting will be from 6:30 to 9:15 at the Vashon Fire Station Facilities at 10020 S.W. Bank Road in the Vashon Town Center area. The remaining meeting locations will be determined soon
The 2018 membership is:
- Mike Brown, Chair (2018)
- Mike O'Connor, Vice-chair (2018)
- Shawn Boeser
- Stephen Buffington
- Jim Dam
- Gib Dammann
- Frank Jackson
- Gregg Rocheford
- Armin Wahanik
Several individuals are pending nominations to the committee and King County Council approval.
Last meeting notes are available upon request.
Please contact Greg Rabourn, program manager, Groundwater Protection Program.
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This page is produced by the King County Groundwater Protection Program. To learn more about this group and its responsibilities, please read about the Groundwater Protection Program.