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RBAW 2022 Annual Meeting - Held on Dec 3rd, 2022.

Please click on the links below to access the presentation slides and videos of our presenters.

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Video from Annual Meeting
Presidents Report - Bob Wise, President 1_Presidents Report - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf
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Legislative Update - Doug Levy, Lobbyist 3_Legislative Update and Priorities - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf  View on YouTube
Guest Speaker - Waggoner Guide, Editors Lorena and Leonard Landon, NW Boating . . .what's changed? 2_Waggoner Guide^J Whats changed - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf  View on YouTube 
Guest Speaker - WA State Parks Marine Moorage Program Update, Pete Herzog and Reid Parker  4_WA State Marine Parks Update - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf   View on YouTube
Membership & Communications - Benefits, did you know?!, Andrea Pierantozzi VP Admin & Jill Larson, Director 5_RBAW Membership Benefits - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf 

Slate of Officers, Tom Tidyman, Director and Chair of Nominating & Governance Committee 6_RBAW Slate of Officers - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf 
Annual Awards, Bob Wise, President 7_RBAW Awards - 2023 RBAW Annual Meeting.pdf

RBAW 2021 Annual Meeting - Held on Nov 20th, 2021

Please click on the links below to access the presentation slides of our presenters

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Bob Wise, RBAW President - President’s Report

View DNR Leg Agenda

View DVRP Fact Sheet

Brian Considine, Department of Natural Resources (DNR) - Agency Update

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 Tom McBride, Dept of Fish & Wildlife (WDFW) - - Agency Update

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Doug Levy, RBAW Lobbyist - Legislative/Regulatory Policies & Positions

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Andrea Pierantozzi, RBAW VP Administration - RBAW Membership Update

 View Preso  Tom Tidyman, RBAW Director and Chair Nominating Committee - Elections

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Bob Wise, RBAW President - RBAW Awards

RBAW News History

SRKW Vessel Report - Fact Sheet.pdf

August 20, 2021 - RBAW Joins Coalition to increase Seattle Harbor Patrol Resources

Letter to Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan expressing concern and request for action regarding sharply reduced Seattle Harbor Patrol resources. Click HERE to read the letter.

Pledge to Boat Responsibly in Andrews Bay, Lake Washington

Andrews Bay is a boating jewel in our own backyard!  The City of Seattle is asking for your help to change behaviors and respect the natural environment in Andrews Bay. Let's protect our right to stay in the Bay for decades to come!

Summer 2022 Flyer

RBAW has Secured Funding for the Lakebay Marina Acquisition

We are thrilled to announce that RBAWs 501(c)3 marine parks conservancy has teamed up with the State of Washington to acquire and renovate the Lakebay Marina located on the Key Peninsula. After two years of hard work and community support, we successfully reached our fundraising goal. Message from Pres Bob Wise - Funding Secured for Lakebay.pdf   DNR, RBAW Conservancy to Renovate Historic Lakebay Marina

U.S. Coast Guard Changes Certificate of Documentation to 5 Years

If you have a U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) registered vessel, or are considering this option, there will be a change to the current process.  Our friends at BoatUS have published a great article, including additional information, click the link below to read more.

U.S. Coast Guard Changes Certificate of Documentation to 5 years 

Linda Newland - 2022 Leadership in Women's Sailing Award

BoatUS and NWSA honor RBAW's own Secretary - and longtime member, with the annual award recognizing an individual for educating and enriching the lives of women through sailing.  Congratulations Linda, so well deserved!

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DOR Vessel Depreciation Schedule Analysis 6-21-2022 draft v3.pdf

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