Vision Statement:
Our community’s Rural Character will be supported by facilitating strong local ties and communication between the public, organizations, and government; promoting locally owned businesses and supporting quality education; protecting the environment, and maintaining landowners’ rights and responsibilities; promoting controlled and well-planned growth with appropriate infrastructure; ensuring proper representation for rural interests and needs; and supporting the health and safety and the privacy of our vibrant community.

Calendar of Events

2017

  • 11/20 – 12/18

Online Survey / Election

2018

  • January 8, 2018 Mtg
  • February  5 Mtg
  • March 5 Mtg
  • April 2 Mtg
  • May 7 Mtg
  • June 4 Mtg
  • July 2 Mtg
  • August 6 Mtg
  • September 10 Mtg
  • October 1 Mtg
  • November 5 Mtg
  • December 3 Mtg

The Area Council holds its monthly meeting at the Maple Valley Fire Station (SE corner of SE 231st St & SR-169)

 

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GMVUAC
PO Box 111
Maple Valley WA 98038

2017 GMVUAC Survey

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Do you support an asphalt plant on SR 169, on the former sunset materials site?

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Announcements

NOTICE OF 2017 SURVEY AND ELECTION

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PLEASE NOTE that, due to the GMVUAC website’s brief period of unavailability, online responses to our 2017 Survey/Election will be accepted, and the Form will be kept live, through Monday, December 18, 2017. Mailed and/or hand delivered paper ballots will also be received through Monday, December 18, 2017. Summary of results will be based on all responses, online or otherwise, received through Monday, December 18, 2017. All persons living in unincorporated King County within the Tahoma School District boundaries (i.e., outside of any City limits) are invited to participate.

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Public Comments Due

Public comments on several major projects that affect our rural area must be submitted soon. Comments on Lakeside Industries’ proposed Asphalt Plant on its SR 169 property are to be submitted to King County DPER no later than December 31, 2017. Comments on Reserve Silica Corporation’s Remedial Investigation Report for its site clean up under the State Model Toxics Control Act are to be submitted to the Department of Ecology early in January 2018. Specific information, including links to agency reports and applications, is available on this website in the Current Issues box under Asphalt Plant and Reserve Silica. The GMVUAC encourages members of the public who have a particular concern regarding either of these projects to review the available information and submit comments to the proper agency.

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January 2018 Meeting

The Area Council will hold its regular monthly meeting on Monday, January 8 (one week later than the first Monday because of the New Year’s Day holiday), from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM at the KCFD #43 Maple Valley Fire & Life Safety Station public conference room (22225 SE 231st Street, Maple Valley, WA 98038 — SE corner of intersection of SE 231st St & SR-169 (Renton-Maple Valley-Black Diamond Road SE)). Guest speakers are planned to be new Police Precinct Commander Major Daniel Pingrey, and Kevin Patterson and Rob Morrow of the Tahoma School District. Candidates for membership on the GMVUAC will be interviewed, elected, and sworn in; and new Officers for 2018 will be elected by the Council.

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News

Marijuana Processing and Growing

There have been three proposed Marijuana operations in the greater Maple Valley unincorporated area: 200th Ave SE east of the City of Maple Valley, SE 186st St near Lake Francis (since withdrawn due to Home Owners’ Association rules) and 269th Ave SE in Hobart....

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2016 King County Comprehensive Plan Update

King County continues its responsibility to update the King County Comprehensive Plan (KCCP) -- the planning document required under the State's Growth Management Act that guides residential, commercial, and industrial development and growth and zoning in our rural...

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2017 GMVUAC Survey

 

Calendar of Events

2017

  • 11/20 – 12/18

Online Survey / Election

2018

The Area Council holds its monthly meeting at the Maple Valley fire station (SE corner of SE 231st St & SR-169)

Drop us a line

GMVUAC
PO Box 111
Maple Valley WA 98038

Quick Vote

Do you support an asphalt plant on SR 169, on the former sunset materials site?

View Results

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Maple Valley

We serve those that live in the Tahoma School District, but not in the city limits of Maple Valley

Service Area Stats

Established: 1978
Population: 16,100 (2010 Census)
Area: 116 sq mi