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Cascade Water Alliance names new board officers

Post by Sara Schilling / The News Tribune on Feb. 27, 2012 at 5:52 pm with No Comments »
February 27, 2012 5:52 pm

The group of King County cities and water and sewer districts that owns Lake Tapps has a new board chairman.

Marchione. Courtesy of Cascade Water Alliance.

John Marchione, mayor of Redmond, has been selected by his fellow Cascade Water Alliance board members to fill the post. David Knight, a Covington Water District commissioner, has been picked as vice-chairman, and Tukwila Mayor Jim Haggerton will continue as the secretary-treasurer.

The board picked the officers at a meeting last week.

Cascade Water Alliance purchased Lake Tapps – a popular East Pierce County recreation spot – in 2009, with plans to eventually use it as a regional drinking water source.

The board also has a new member, Fred Butler, a city councilman from Issaquah.

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