Capitol Campus Design Advisory Committee

I, John Spellman, Governor of the state of Washington, do hereby establish a Capitol Campus Design Advisory Committee to act as an advisory group to the Director of General Administration, to review plans of design and landscaping of state capitol facilities and grounds, and to make recommendations to the Director that will contribute to the attainment of architectural, aesthetic, functional, and environmental excellence in the design and maintenance of the State Capitol Campus in Olympia.

Composition and duties of the Committee shall consist of the following:

A. Committee Chairperson

An architect who will preside over the Committee and its meetings, call meetings as necessary, and establish the Committee's business.

B. Landscape Architect

A landscape architect who will review and advise on state capitol siting plans, planting proposals related to overall landscape treatment, placement of outdoor sculpture, and access to the capitol campus and buildings.

C. Urban Planner

An urban planner who will review and advise on the grouping and site of state facilities on the capitol campus as they serve the needs of state government, and as they relate to the local community.

D. Local Community Representative

An official from within the local communities of the state capitol campus area who will review overall state capitol plans as they relate to the host city of Olympia, the cities of Lacey and Tumwater, and Thurston County and their respective comprehensive plans for long-range urban development.

The Committee shall review plans affecting the state capitol campus as they are developed by the Department of General Administration, and shall serve as expert critic of such proposals. Final approval authority of plans shall rest with the Director of the Department of General Administration and with the State Capitol Committee, as appropriate and in accordance with applicable statutes.

Members of the Committee shall be appointed to serve without pay except for expenses of travel and meals.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set
my hand and caused the seal of the State of
Washington to be affixed at Olympia this
16th day of May A.D., Nineteen hundred and eighty-four.

John Spellman
Governor of Washington


Secretary of State