Project Name: CAO Wetland Update

Permit Application #:PLN-2019-0028

Location:City Wide 

Description of Proposal:  Sumner’s critical area regulations currently reflect a 2004 wetland rating system; this would amend SMC 16.46 to comply with the 2014 Wetland Rating System for Western Washington in order to be consistent with Department of Ecology regulations and the current rating system.  Sumner’s Shoreline Master Program also uses the 2004 wetland rating system and must be brought into compliance with Ecologies 2014 Western Washington rating system during the Cities SMP periodic review (currently underway).

Applicant:Scott Waller, City of Sumner 1104 Maple St, Sumner, WA 98390

Lead Agency: City of Sumner

The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 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 information is available to the public on request.

Documents are available here:

This DNS is issued under 197-11-340 (2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for 14 days from the published date below.

Responsible Official:  Ryan Windish 
Position/Title: Community Development Director
Address: 1104 Maple Street Suite 250, Sumner, WA 98390         
Phone: (253) 299- 5524

Questions or comments: Scott Waller, Associate Planner:  253-299-5527;