1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee, WA 98802

509-884-7191 / 1-800-503-7990

DNS- Pateros Winter Boat Launch



The Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County has entered a determination of environmental non-significance, (DNS), for the proposed action under the State Environmental Policy Act, (RCW 43.21C), as amended.  The lead agency for this proposal has determined that the subject action does not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment.  An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under 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 DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340(2); the lead agency shall not act on this proposal for 15 days from the date below.  Written comments must be submitted by September 17, 2015.  Written comments should be submitted to John Brown, SEPA Official, Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County, 1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee, WA  98802. Links to the DNS, Environmental Checklist and drawings are below this notice.

The issuance of the determination of environmental nonsignificance, for which notice is hereby given, is for the following action:

Douglas PUD proposes to repair the existing Pateros Winter Boat Launch in the City of Pateros by removing an existing ACB mat extension that was installed in 2008 and replace it with a cast in place section of concrete that is 20' by 26'.  All work for this proposal will be done in the month of September, 2015 and in the dry as the Wells Pool will be drawn down during the month of September, 2015 for other associated maintenance work.  The proposed project is being undertaken to ensure the continued safe use of the existing boat launch.

The proposed project is located at the eastern end of Lakeshore Drive in the City of Pateros. There is no parcel number for where the project will occur as the property is along the shoreline within Douglas PUD Ownership; however, the property is identified as Block 1, Pateros Replat No. 3. Section 36, Township 30 North, Range 23 EWM; 48.055162º N Lat. / 119.895880º W Long.


Dated this 2nd day of September, 2015

Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County, WA

John Brown

SEPA Official



SEPA Environmental Checklist