Legislative Conference

February 26-27, 2023

On February 26, the WASA • WSSDA • WASBO Legislative Conference is your opportunity to hear updates on our shared legislative priorities, the current education budget and policy landscape, and how to effectively advocate for our collective needs.

On February 27, we’ll take what we learned at the conference and apply it in pre-arranged meetings with legislators in Olympia. We encourage you to join your colleagues for these important events!


Hotel: Olympia Hotel at Capital Lake
Conference: South Puget Sound Community College

Schedule Highlights

As shown below, there are meetings scheduled before and after the conference, followed by a reception.

February 26, 2023
8:30 – 10:00: WASA Legislation and Finance Committee Meeting
10:00 – 12:30: WASA and WSSDA Board Meetings
1:00 – 5:00: Legislative Conference
5:00 – 6:15: Meetings by Region
6:15 Reception

February 27, 2023
Day on the Hill occur throughout the day.

The full schedule will be posted as the conference nears and session is underway.

OPMA & Legislative Conference

If a majority of your board is attending Legislative Conference, please view these considerations to ensure you are not in violation of the Open Public Meetings Act (OPMA).