Proposed Agendas

Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force
Proposed Meeting Agenda Items
NOTE: Please see actual meeting agendas for up-to-date topic list
January 2017 – December 2017

Upcoming Meeting Agenda Topics (updated on 3-7-2017)

If you would like to add an item to future agendas, please contact the Task Force Facilitator, Chris Page (c.page@wsu.edu).


March 22, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Technical topics and updates:
    • monthly sampling report,
    • 2016 Technical Report,
    • LimnoTech Scope of Work and contract (current, future)
    • ACE $ Commitment Report
    • Comp Plan Actions Tracking spreadsheet
    • Update on Data Management Pilot Project
  • PCBs in products (Holly Davies)
  • Columbia River Restoration Act (M.L. Soscia)
  • Events & outreach/Updates
    • EPA/TSCA meeting (EPA not available after March TF Meeting, Schedule for after April TF meeting?)
  • Roundtable

April 5, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

April 26, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA

  • Technical topics and updates: Final Report on 2016 Sampling (LimnoTech)
  • ACE $ Commitment Report
  • New SRRTTF five-year work plan?
  • Fish feed vendor on requirements, testing for feed (in lieu of FDA representative re: 2ppm PCBs in fish food)
  • Waste Disposal Assistance work plan (Mike LaScuola)
  • Green Chemistry, “Better Brakes”: Lauren Heine, Executive Director of Northwest Green Chemistry, Ken Zarker (?)
  • ?? Presentation by Toxics Cleanup Program? (Jeremy Schmidt; Kathy Falconer = ERO TCP Section Manager) ??
    • TCP and Comp Plan tasks: basics on how this would work
    • Up-gradient sources: History and state of the knowledge
    • Overview of Pilot Project at Kaiser site
  • Events & outreach
    • EPA/TSCA meeting
  • Roundtable

May 3, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm)
Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

May 31, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Technical topics and updates
  • ACE $ Commitment Report
  • Quarterly SWAT Team Updates: Green Chemistry, Regulatory Rulemaking (TSCA Reform & WSDOT Color Box), Building Demo & Renovation, Waste Disposal Assistance, Public Outreach, Funding Strategy
  • MOA: with permit finalization, time to update & execute revised MOA?
  • Susan Braley (ECY) on Policy 1-11?
  • Events & outreach
  • Roundtable

June 7, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

June 28, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA

  • Technical topics and updates
  • ACE $ Commitment Report
  • MOA renewal (depending on status of permits)
  • Task Force Roster (if permits finalized)
  • Events & outreach
  • Roundtable

July 5, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm)
Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • Data Mining

July 26, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • ACE $ Commitment Report
  • Data mining

August 2, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

August 23, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA

  • ACE $ Commitment Report
  • Color Pigment Manufacturers (David Wawer, CPMA)
  • Quarterly SWAT Team Updates: Green Chemistry, Regulatory Rulemaking (TSCA Reform & WSDOT Color Box), Building Demo & Renovation, Waste Disposal Assistance, Public Outreach, Funding Strategy

September 6, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm)
Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

September 27, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

October 4, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

October 25, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA

  • TBD

November 1, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm)
Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

November 29, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Quarterly SWAT Team Updates: Green Chemistry, Regulatory Rulemaking (TSCA Reform & WSDOT Color Box), Building Demo & Renovation, Waste Disposal Assistance, Public Outreach, Funding Strategy

December 6, 2017: Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • TBD

December 13, 2017: Task Force Meeting (9:00am – 12:30pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA

  • TBD