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June 12, 2019
2:00 PM - 3:59 PM
2401 S. 35th Street
Tacoma, WA 98409
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Public Hearing - Pierce County Hearing Examiner

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Project: Shoreline Substantial Development Permit / Shoreline Conditional Use Permit: Pierce County Planning and Public Works – Surface Water Management, Upper Nisqually River Revetment Project
Applications:866304, 868580, 866306
Pierce County Planning and Public Works - Surface Water Management
Planner: Mojgan Carlson,
Request: Construct a series of 28 rock deflectors on the Upper Nisqually levee face (Nisqually Park) to divert erosive flows away from the levee face and toe in order to preserve the structure and reduce overall maintenance costs. Thirteen of the deflectors will be placed on 2,135 ft. of levee within Mount Rainier National Park (MRNP) and 15 deflectors will be placed on 3,080 ft. of levee adjacent to and outside MRNP. The Pierce County portion of the project site is within a Rural 40 (R40) zone classification in the Upper Nisqually Valley Community Plan area and Conservancy Shoreline Environment, located at SR706 (adjacent to the entrance to MRNP), in Council District #3.