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Resolution No. 2009-10

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RESOLUTION NO. 2009-10

A RESOLUTION of the City Council of the City of Lakewood, Washington adopting the year 2008 Supplement to the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan and recommitting the City of Lakewood to the goals, policies, recommendations, and disposal methods set forth in the year 2000 Plan and 2008 Supplement.

WHEREAS, Chapter 70.95 RCW requires Counties, in coordination with their Cities and Towns, to adopt comprehensive solid waste plans for the management, handling, and disposal of solid waste for twenty years, and to review and amend or revise the plans every five years, as necessary; and

WHEREAS, pursuant to Chapter 70.95 RCW, the County Executive entered into Interlocal Agreements with the Cities and Towns within Pierce County wherein the County agreed to serve as the lead planning agency to maintain the Plan and draft revisions as necessary and to provide a draft of these revisions to the Cities and Towns prior to scheduled County Council public hearing dates; and

WHEREAS, the County in coordination with the Pierce County Solid Waste Advisory Committee developed the 2008 Supplement to the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan, conducted an extensive public review process, and incorporated the comments from Cities and Towns and citizens into the 2008 Supplement; and

WHEREAS, the Pierce County Council adopted the 2008 Supplement to the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan by Ordinance 2008 ? 57s2 on November 18, 2008; and

WHEREAS, the City of Lakewood desires to adopt 2008 Supplement to the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan as an amendment to its comprehensive solid waste management plan; and

WHEREAS, the City of Lakewood also desires to recommit itself to a partnership with the County to coordinate on the implementation of the goals, policies, recommendations, and disposal methods as set forth in the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan and 2008 Supplement;

NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LAKEWOOD, WASHINGTON HEREBY RESOLVES as follows:

Section 1. The 2008 Supplement is hereby adopted in its entirety to amend the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan as the comprehensive solid waste management plan for the City of Lakewood.

Section 2. The City of Lakewood recommits to a partnership with the County to implement the goals, policies, recommendations, and disposal methods set forth in the Year 2000 Tacoma-Pierce County Solid Waste Management Plan and the 2008 Supplement.

Section 3. Severability. If any sections, sentence, clause or phrase of this Resolution shall be held to be invalid or unconstitutional by a court of competent jurisdiction, or its application held inapplicable to any person, property or circumstance, such invalidity or unconstitutionality or inapplicability shall not effect the validity or constitutionality of any other section, sentence, clause or phrase of this Resolution or its application to any other person, property or circumstance.

Section 4. This Resolution shall be in full force and effect upon passage and signatures hereon.

PASSED by the City Council this 20th day of April, 2009.

CITY OF LAKEWOOD

_________________________________ Douglas G. Richardson, Mayor

Attest:

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Alice M. Bush, MMC, City Clerk

Approved as to form:

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Heidi Ann Wachter, City Attorney