HTML has links - PDF has Authentication

Chapter 468-72 WAC

Last Update: 11/23/98


WAC Sections

HTMLPDF468-72-050Eligibility criteria.



The purpose of these regulations is to assist in the administration of the adopt-a-highway program pursuant to chapter 47.40 RCW.
[Statutory Authority: Chapter 34.05 RCW. WSR 90-22-003, § 468-72-010, filed 10/25/90, effective 11/25/90.]


Eligibility criteria.

(1) Organizations, businesses, and individuals are eligible to participate in the adopt-a-highway program, either as volunteers or through sponsorship of private contracts, provided there is a section of highway available, in the opinion of the department of transportation, that the section can be safely assigned.
(2) An organization, business, or individual is not eligible if its name (a) endorses or opposes a particular candidate for public office, (b) advocates a position on a specific political issue, initiative, referendum, or piece of legislation, (c) includes a reference to a political party, or (d) includes a reference to anything that may be considered or construed to be obscene or offensive to the general public.
(3) Organizations, businesses, individuals, or contractors that have been denied participation due to lack of compliance to a previous adopt-a-highway agreement shall not be eligible to participate for a period of five years following the termination date of the previous agreement.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 47.01.101. WSR 98-24-023 (Order 184), § 468-72-050, filed 11/23/98, effective 12/24/98. Statutory Authority: Chapter 34.05 RCW. WSR 90-22-003, § 468-72-050, filed 10/25/90, effective 11/25/90.]