City of Covington, Bob Lindskov, 16720 SE 271st Street, Suite 100, Covington, WA 98042-7342, is seeking coverage under the Washington State Department of Ecology’s Construction Stormwater NPDES and State Waste Discharge General Permit.

The proposed project, 164th Avenue Pedestrian Improvements, is located along 164th Avenue SE between SE 264th and SE 269th Streets in Covington in King County.

This project involves 1.43 acres of soil disturbance for road construction activities.  The receiving waterbodies are Little Soos Creek and Big Soos Creek.

Any persons desiring to present their views to the Washington State Department of Ecology regarding this Application, or interested in Ecology’s action on this Application, may notify Ecology in writing no later than 30 days of the last date of publication of this notice (December 9, 2018).  Ecology reviews public comments and considers whether discharges from this project would cause a measurable change in receiving water quality, and, if so, whether the project is necessary and in the overriding public interest according to Tier II anti-degradation requirements under WAC 173-201A-320.

Comments can be submitted to:
Department of Ecology
Attn: Water Quality Program, Construction Stormwater
P.O. Box 47696
Olympia, WA 98504-7696

Published in Covington Reporter:  November 2, 2018 and November 9, 2018