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Board of Health meeting agenda

Learn how to view or speak at a meeting and view the agenda for an upcoming meeting.

Meeting agenda
Thursday, July 18, 2024 at 1 pm: Hybrid Meeting*
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*Hybrid meetings: Attend King County Board of Health meetings in person in Council Chambers (Room 1001), 516 3rd Avenue in Seattle, or through remote access. Details on how to attend and/or provide comment remotely are listed below.

How to provide public comment:

If you do not wish to provide public comment, please help us manage the callers by using one of the options below to watch or listen to the meeting.

Several ways to watch or listen in to the meeting:


  1. Call to order
  2. Roll call
  3. Announcement of any alternates serving in place of regular members
  4. Approval of minutes of the meeting of June 20, 2024
  5. Public Comments
  6. Chair's Report


  1. BOH Briefing No. 24-B18
    Board of Health membership and recruitment
    • Joy Carpine Cazzanti, Board of Health Administrator, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Discussion and possible action

  1. R&R BOH No. 24-02
    A RULE AND REGULATION relating to annual operating permit fees for solid waste disposal sites, collection/transportation vehicles, biomedical waste transporters and biomedical waste storage/treatment sites; amending R&R 03 06, Section 2 (part), as amended, and BOH 2.14.020, and repealing R&R 05 05, Section 134, and BOH 10.05.050; enacted pursuant to RCW 70.05.060 and 70A.205.100, including the latest amendments or revisions thereto.
    • Ryan Kellogg, Environmental Health Assistant Division Director, Public Health Seattle & King County
    • Yolanda Pon, Health & Environmental Investigator IV, Public Health Seattle & King County
    • Roman Welyczko, Project/Program Manager IV, Public Health Seattle & King County

Public Hearing required

  1. BOH Briefing No. 24-B19
    LGBTQIA2S+ Community Mental Health and Services
    • Christopher Archiopoli, Boardmember
    • Joshua Wallace, CEO & President, Peer Washington
    • Nakita Venus, Executive Director, Seattle's LGBTQ+ Center
    • Elle Brooks, Director of Health Services, Seattle's LGBTQ+ Center
  1. Board member updates
  2. Other business


About BOH Meetings

Meetings are open to the public

All regular and special meetings of the Board and Board committee meetings shall be open to the public, in accordance with RCW 42.30. The Board may order the removal of individuals who are interrupting the meetings and may adjourn and reconvene in another location as provided in RCW 42.30.050.

The King County Board of Health meets at 1 pm on the third Thursday of each month unless otherwise noted. Meetings are held in the King County Council Chambers unless otherwise noted on monthly meeting agendas.

Meeting agenda preparation

The Board's final agenda is prepared 2 weeks prior to each meeting.

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Agendas for each regular meeting are provided to the media before each meeting via press release.

About hearings

Public Hearings on proposed regulations are generally held during the monthly Board of Health meetings and are noted as such on the meeting agenda. If you wish to submit written testimony please note the following:

Written testimony is accepted if received by 5 pm on the Monday prior to the day of the public hearing, or later, if the public comment period is extended by the Board at the following street address or via email at:

King County Board of Health

ATTN: Board of Health Administrator

401 5th Ave, Suite 1300

Seattle, WA 98104