The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Walla Walla District (Corps), invites public comments on the Draft Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) and Environmental Assessment (EA) for the operation and maintenance of Lyons Ferry Park under a new recreation lease. Comments are due no later than Oct. 31.
The Corps proposes to issue a 25-year lease to the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission (WSPRC) to run the park, located on Corps-managed federal land at the confluence of the Snake and Palouse Rivers near Starbuck, Wash. The new lease would provide recreation facilities and opportunities for the general public.
Links to the draft FONSI and EA are located in the right-hand column of this webpage.
The public comment period begins Oct. 10, 2014. Comments must be postmarked or emailed no later than Oct. 31, 2014 to be considered as part of the public record.
Comments may be mailed to:
USACE -- Walla Walla District
CENWW-PD-EC -- LF Park Lease EA
201 North 3rd Avenue
Walla Walla, WA 99362-1876
You may also submit comments via email to NEPANWW@usace.army.mil.