Pierce County is seeking applicants to fill vacancies on the nine-member Surface Water Management Advisory Board. Advisory board members will be involved in such issues as storm drainage and surface water management, water quality, storm drainage plans, rate structures, capital improvement projects, financing and annual program goals for the Water Programs Division of Public Works and Utilities.
The mission of Surface Water Management (SWM) is to be a responsive service organization that efficiently addresses flood control, water quality and the preservation of natural drainage systems.
Meetings are held monthly. Advisory board members will be selected to represent each of the watersheds, and preference will be given to candidates living in unincorporated Pierce County. Surface Water Management will maintain a roster of applications to fill current and future vacancies on the board. These positions are not compensated.
Completed applications should be submitted to Harold Smelt, SWM Manager at Pierce County Water Programs, 2702 S. 42nd St. #201, Tacoma, WA 98409.
The application can be obtained by calling 253-798-2725 or downloading from www.piercecountywa.org/swab.