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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 and 16724).

 

The current Committee membership as shown by stakeholder and their respective term are as follows:

 

 

Vashon-Maury Island Groundwater Protection Committee

 

 

Position Number

 

 

Interest Represented

 

 

Current Member

 

 

Term Expires

 

 

1

 

 

Vashon-Maury Island Resident;

 

 

Mike Brown

 

 

July 1, 2020

 

 

2

 

 

Water purveyors;

 

 

Frank Jackson

 

 

July 1, 2020

 

 

3

 

 

Water and wastewater interests, 

 

 

Vacant

 

 

July 1, 2018

 

 

4

 

 

Livestock Owner;

 

 

Vacant

 

 

July 1, 2017

 

 

5

 

 

Residential exempt well users;

 

Allen de Steiguer

 

July 1, 2019

 

 

6

 

 

Vashon-Maury Island Commercial and industrial interests;

 

 

Morgan Brown

 

 

July 1, 2020

 

 

7

 

 

Vashon-Maury Island Resident

 

 

Shawn Boeser

 

 

July 1, 2019

 

 

8

 

 

Commercial Agriculturalists

 

Stephen Buffington 

 

July 1, 2021

 

 

9

 

 

Resident of Vashon-Maury Island;

 

 

Michael O'Connor

 

 

July 1, 2021

 

 

10

 

 

One rep from local environmental organizations.

 

 

Mary Bruno

 

 

July 1, 2020

 

 

11

 

 

One rep from each tribal nation with federally recognized rights within the VMI GWMA

 

 

Vacant (may only be one tribe - Puyallup Nation)

 

 

Vacant

 

Please contact Greg Rabourn, program manager, for questions on the committee.

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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.