Issaquah mayor reappointed to Sound Transit board
January 14, 2014
NEW — 6 a.m. Jan. 14, 2014
Issaquah Mayor Fred Butler has been reappointed to the Sound Transit board of directors.
The board chairman, King County Executive Dow Constantine, reappointed Butler to a four-year term through Dec. 31, 2017. The reappointment is subject to confirmation by the King County Council.
Butler has served as a Sound Transit board member since 2003.
“Over the next several years, the services and facilities provided by Sound Transit will play an increasingly important role in addressing our transportation challenges and contributing to the economic development of our region,” Constantine wrote in Butler’s reappointment letter.
Sound Transit is governed by an 18-member board of local elected officials and the secretary of the state Department of Transportation. The board establishes policies and gives direction and oversight.