WALLA WALLA -- Comments are being sought on a proposed project for a new office and maintenance buildings at the Mill Creek Flood Control Project.
The comments are for the draft environmental assessment and draft finding of no significant impact for the project by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Plans call for replacement of the existing project office, maintenance building and small public restroom along with construction of a new three-bay covered parking area. The new office building will be located on undeveloped property near the existing office.
The draft documents can be viewed on the Corps' website at www.nww.usace.army.mil and at the Walla Walla Public Library. Comments need to be mailed, faxed or emailed by Sept 2.
Letters should be sent to the attention of John Leier at U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla District, Environmental Compliance Section, 201 N. Third Ave., Walla Walla, WA, 99362-1876.
The fax number is 509-527-7832 and the email address is MillCreekDraftEA@usace.army.mil. Information is available at 527-7269.