Officials from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Pierce County, Washington, are seeking public comments on the Draft Feasibility Report and Environmental Impact Statement for the Puyallup River Basin Flood Risk Management General Investigation Study.
The 45-day public comment period is from March 25 to May 9, 2016.
The document is available for viewing online and a paper copy will be made available at the Puyallup Public Library and Pierce County Library in Orting, Washington.
The Puyallup River Basin Flood Risk Management General Investigation is a single-purpose flood risk management feasibility study to address flood risks in the Puyallup River Basin in Washington.
The study’s purpose is to identify, evaluate and recommend an appropriate, coordinated, implementable solution to the identified flood risk problems and opportunities in the basin.
A public meeting to provide project updates and accept public comments on the Draft Feasibility Report, Environmental Impact Statement and the Tentatively Selected Plan is scheduled for April 19 at the Puyallup Activity Center.