Legislative Roundtable documents

The Board of County Commissioners wishes to thank all of the presenters, lawmakers and staff for their efforts in making the 2020 Legislative Roundtable a success.

Following are some websites, documents and other information (including slides and PowerPoints shared during the meeting) that may be of interest regarding some of the topics discussed during the Dec. 11, 2020, Legislative Roundtable:


Office of the Chehalis Basin website: https://ecology.wa.gov/About-us/Get-to-know-us/Our-Programs/Office-of-Chehalis-Basin

Timber harvests and forests

American Forest Resource Council website: https://amforest.org/

Unfunded mandates

Unfunded mandates affecting the Lewis County budget: https://lewiscountywa.gov/departments/budget/blog/unfunded-and-under-funded-mandates/

PowerPoint presentation from Washington State Association of Counties Policy Director Paul Jewell

Multi-Use Roadway Safety Account for wheeled all-terrain vehicles (WATVs)

Message from Ted Jackson of the Cowlitz Basin ORV: "Thank you for inviting me to share the need to have the Multiuse Road Safety Account (MRSA) administered by WSDOT to be 'reinstated for the remaining 2019-20 Biennium and appropriated for the 2021-22 Biennium.'

The grant program, signage fact sheet, and applications can be found at: https://wsdot.wa.gov/LocalPrograms/Environment/multiuse-roadway-safety-program. ... The Washington Hometown recreation map & app information can be found at: https://www.washingtonhometown.com/ohv-wa

WATV road map overview for Lewis, Pacific and Thurston in green and pinkish red.

Signage fact sheet.

PowerPoint presentation from Ted Jackson.

Outdoor recreation

PowerPoint presentation from Fair Manager Tamara Hayes and marketing consultant Mary Kay Nelson

Southwest Grain Project

PowerPoint presentation from Southwest Grain Project Manager Mike Peroni: https://vimeo.com/user74629926/review/453199114/c951c1a444


Posted: December 18, 2020