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Group B Ordinance Development

Under the direction of the Board of County Commissioners, Public Health staff has assembled a workgroup to develop draft ordinance addressing Group B water systems. The goal of the workgroup is to create a draft ordinance for BOCC consideration.

Workgroup Meeting Schedule

  • 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 2-3:30 p.m.

Meeting Dates

  • Aril 22, 2015
  • May 13, 2015
  • May 27, 2015 -- meeting cancelled
  • June 10, 2015
  • Meetings expected to resume in August/September - stay tuned for updates


WSU Heritage Farm
1919 NE 78th Street
Vancouver, WA 98665

Clark County Public Health Drafts

Public Meetings




Group B Design Workbook (PDF)

Group B Water System Design Guidelines (PDF)

New Jersey Pump Standards (PDF)

Tacoma / Pierce CHD Drinking Water Regulations

WAC 246-291 - WA DOH

WAC 246-291, strike through version - WA DOH

WAC 246-291 Comparison Chart - Clark County Public Health

Policy Brief - Clark County Public Health

Cowlitz County Draft Ordinance (reference document)

Lewis County Final Ordinance (reference document)

Water Source Approval Draft (PDF)

Water System Design Manual Group A (PDF)

WAC 246-292 Waterworks Operator Certification (PDF)

Surface Water Treatment Rule (PDF)

For more information please contact Holly Barnfather at


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(360) 397-8000 ext. 7205

Russian contact information

(360) 397-8000 ext. 7214