Noxious Weed Control Board


The members of the Board represent the people and interests of the districts from which each is appointed. The members of the Board also have administrative duties for the noxious weed control program including  the annual noxious weed list for Thurston County.

A strategic management plan was adopted on June 4, 2013 by The Thurston County Board of Commissioners. To view please click here.

Our program fulfills the requirements of RCW 17.10 Noxious Weeds-Control Boards

Responsibilities of the Weed Board and its members

  • Represent the people and interest of the district from which each is appointed.
  • Administer the noxious weed control program by establishing policies and procedures in accordance with statutes and state regulations.
  • Adopt Rules and Regulations and annual Noxious Weed List.
  • Participate in work sessions and briefings with the Board of County Commissioners.
  • Conduct hearings, apply liens on properties and attend meetings.
  • Propose Grants.
  • Submit to the Board of County commissioners a proposed level of assessment.
  • Conduct an annual performance evaluation of the Weed Coordinator.
  • Propose an annual budget for operation of the noxious weed control program.
  • Advertises, accepts applications, and recommends to the Board of County Commissioners the most qualified applicant for board membership.

Weed Board meetings

Weed Board meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. at 11834 Tilley Road S, Olympia WA. The public is encouraged to attend and participate in all meetings of the Board.

The 2015 meeting schedule is as follows:

  • January 27
  • February 24
  • March 31
  • April 28
  • June 23
  • July 28
  • August 25
  • September 22
  • October 27
  • November 24

 Contact Us

Address questions or comments to: tcweeds@co.thurston.wa.us