Below is their mission statement....
Growth Management Services (GMS) Mission and Goals Mission
We assist and guide local governments, state agencies, and others in planning and achieving effective solutions to manage growth and development, consistent with the Growth Management Act (GMA).....you can view their government goals for your personal property at: http://www.cted.wa.gov/portal/alias__CTED/lang__en/tabID__375/DesktopDefault.aspx
Also below is a fine email from a friend of mine about their upcoming meetings called: "CTED Release of the Scope of Work for WAC Update Process". At these meetings, they will be dreaming up new ways to take control of your personal property. For those that wish to get involved or find out more info., please read on.
CTED has created a list serve for those interested in on-going updates of the process. Contact Dave
Andersen at firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the list serve.All these people should hear from each one of us.
Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2008 9:39 AMSubject: [proprights] FW: CTED Prepares to Release the Scope of Work for WAC Update Process__._,_.___
From: GMA WAC Update Project [mailto:GMA-
WAC@LISTSERV. WA.GOV] On Behalf Of Andersen, David (CTED)
Sent: Thursday, March 06, 2008 9:32 AM
Subject: CTED Prepares to Release the Scope of Work for WAC Update Process
CTED has scheduled a set of four workshops as part of the review and update of the administrative rules governing the GMA.
We are seeking final comments on the proposed scope of work, on the proposed rule structure and on key concepts that will guide the update of existing rules and the development of new rules.
The workshops will be held throughout the state:
Monday, March 31 9:00am to Noon
Water Resources Education Center
4600 SE Columbia Way, Vancouver, WA 98663
Thursday, April 3 9:00am to Noon
WSU Extension Office
16650 State Route 536, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Friday, April 4 9:00am to Noon
University of Washington Campus
1900 Commerce Street, Tacoma, WA 98402
Thursday, April 24 9:00am to Noon
City Council Chambers
800 W Spokane Falls Blvd. Spokane, WA 99201
Please plan to attend one of these workshops to let us know what you think about the proposed scope of work, the proposed organization and key concepts for drafting revised and new rules. Enclosed is the Save the Date card you can distribute to others you know who might be interested in attending.
It would help with preparations to know how many plan to attend each session. So please let us know which one you would like to attend.
Dave Andersen, AICP
Plan Review and Technical Assistance Manager
Growth Management Services Office, CTED
<<wac save the date.pdf>>