Case No (s): P1900081, P1900082

Description of Proposal: The applicant is proposing to remove an existing 44 foot long Glulam bridge (Forks Creek A-3000 Bridge) and replace it with a single lane 70 foot composite (steel/concrete) bridge. The new bridge will be constructed in the same location along the shorelines of Forks Creek and will be elevated to provide for wider overbank flows. The new bridge abutments will be MSE/Wirewall Bents, anchored to bedrock.

Proponent(s): Donald Schuh (applicant), on behalf of Weyerhaeuser (owner)

Location of Proposal: The subject property is located in Raymond, Washington. The County Assessor’s Parcel number includes 12071400000; located in Section 14, Township 12 North, Range 7 West of W.M.

Lead Agency: Pacific County Department of Community Development. The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 43.21C.030 (2)(c). This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the lead agency. This information is available to the public on request.

This DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340 (2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for 14 days from the date below. Comments must be submitted for the SEPA Determination of Non-Significance by February 27th, 2019.

The Hearings Examiner will hear the following applications: P1900081 and P1900038 on March 5th, 2019 Commissioner’s Meeting Room at the Pacific County Annex located at 1216 W. Robert Bush Dr., South Bend, Washington. Hearings will begin at 1:00 p.m. or shortly there after and will be held consecutively. Any person desiring to express his or her views on this matter or wanting to be notified of the action taken on this application should notify Alexandra Plumb, Senior Planner, with the Pacific County Department of Community Development, 7013 Sandridge Rd Long Beach, Washington 98631 in writing by March 4th, 2018 or by testifying at the public hearing. To view the complete application packet please visit our website at;

Interpreters for people with hearing impairments or taped information for people with visual impairments can be provided at this public hearing if necessary. The Pacific County Department of General Administration must receive a request for this type of service ten (10) days before the meeting. Contact the Pacific County Department of General Administration, P.O. Box 6, South Bend, Washington 98586, (360) 875-9334.

Responsible Official: Alexandra Plumb, Position/Title: Senior Planner; Phone: (360) 642-9382; Address: 7013 Sandridge Rd., Long Beach, WA 98631

Published Feb. 13, 2019

Legal No. 069-19

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