DETERMINATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL NONSIGNIFICANCE
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 April 29, 2016. Written comments should be submitted to John M. Brown, SEPA Official, Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County, 1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee, WA 98802. Copies of the Environmental Checklist can be obtained from the Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County, 1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee, WA 98802 and by clicking here.
The issuance of the determination of environmental nonsignificance, for which notice is hereby given, is for the following action:
Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County proposes to construct an electrical substation on approximately 2.99 acres of General Industrial property and will serve Public Utility District No. 1 of Douglas County’s existing electrical distribution system for residential and commercial customers within the surrounding service area.
The subject property is located in of Section 9, Township 22 N., Range 21 EWM, situated in Douglas County. The property is further described as a portion of Lot 4, BLA 12-07 as recorded under AFN 3159303 and further segregated under AFN 3193472, within Douglas County, WA.
Dated this 4th day of April, 2016
Public Utility District No.1 of Douglas County, WA
John M. Brown