CLARKSTON, Wash. — Comments are being sought for an environmental assessment of a public art project at Chief Timothy Park near Clarkston.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has proposed to issue a park and recreation term lease for up to 25 years to the Confluence Project for installation of an artwork project on Silcott Island within the park, which is about six miles west of Clarkston.
The lease would authorize the construction and maintenance of an artwork and event site, made up of an amphitheater or “listening circle,” designed by artist Maya Lin.
Comments on the environmental assessment and an associated draft finding of no significant impact are due by Dec. 10.
Comments can be emailed to Sandy.L.Shelin@usace.army.mil.If sent via U.S. Mail, comments must be sent to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Walla Walla District, CENWW-PD-EC, ATTN: Sandy Shelin, 201 N. Third Ave., Walla Walla, WA 99362-1876.