December 5, 2018
2401 S. 35th Street
Tacoma, WA 98409
Public Hearing - Pierce County Hearing Examiner
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Shoreline Conditional Use Permit: Pierce County Planning and Public Works - Surface Water Management
Applications: 890970, 890971
Applicant: Erick Thompson, Pierce County Planning and Public Works - Surface Water Management
Planner: Andrew Van Gordon, email@example.com
Request: Applicant proposes the following along the Puyallup River between river miles 27.2 to 28.6:
• Remove a section (2,500 linear feet) of existing levee.
• Remove existing levee facing and toe rock where feasible.
• Place Engineered Log Jams (ELJ) to control water flow, provide shore bank erosion control and provide fish habitat enhancement.
• Provide additional flood protection of Orville Road using material taken from the removed section of levee.
The site is in the Conservancy Shoreline Environment, and Rural 20 (R20) and Designated Forest Land (FL) zone classifications, located at 26927, 27005, 27110 & xxx 169th Ave. E. and 28215 & xxx Orville Rd. E., Orting, WA, in Council Districts #1 and #3.