Notice Of Intent To Adopt Amendments, 30-day Comment And Joint Public Hearing For The Periodic Update To The City Of Dayton Shoreline Master Program

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the City of Dayton Public Works, that pursuant to DMC 10- 03.015, RCW 90.58.080(4), and WAC 173-26, the City of Dayton and the Washington State Department of Ecology are accepting comment on the periodic review of the City of Dayton Shoreline Master Program (SMP). The City has prepared draft amendments to ensure that the SMP reflects changes in state law, City codes, or other circumstances.

Draft Documents are available online at: https://www.sewashingtonsmp.com/

Environmental Documents: This proposed amendment is considered a non-project action, and an Environmental Checklist has been prepared in accordance with the provisions of the State Environmental Policy Act. The lead agency for this notice, City of Dayton Public Works, intends to issue a SEPA DNS under WAC 197-11-340(2). The SEPA notification will be published and circulated separately and will also be available at:
https://www.sewashingtonsmp.com/

Public Participation: Agencies, affected Tribes, and members of the public are encouraged to participate in accordance with the following schedule:

  • Tuesday, March 28, 2023—30-DAY COMMENT BEGINS
  • JOINT PUBLIC HEARING: Monday, April 10, 2023, at 5:30 p.m.
    • In person at the City of Dayton City Hall, 111 South 1st Street, Dayton, Washington.
    • Virtual link to participate:
      https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84790632408
      Meeting ID: 847 9063 2408
      Call in: +12532050468,,84790632408# US
  • Wednesday, April 26, 2023, at 4:30 p.m.—30-DAY COMMENT CLOSES

Written comments may be submitted by email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or to Dena Martin at Columbia County Planning & Building, 114 South 2nd Street, Dayton, Washington 99328 or email project consultant Sara Noland at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Comments submitted will be reviewed and considered by the City and Ecology during the decision-making process. There is no need to submit the same comment to both agencies.