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 2018 – December 2018

Upcoming Meeting Agenda Topics (updated on 2-16-2018)

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


 

February 28, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA (Tentative location)

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Task Force Collaboration / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • TTWG Report & Project Mgt—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics & Comp Plan implementation
  • Addendum to IRS?
  • Best use of meeting time: goals for TF (to help drive meeting agendas/structure) for 2018
  • Contracting for facilitation or other needs

March 7, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • Permittees present Toxics Management Plans
  • Independent scientific expertise: Larry Dalton, Donna Riordan (WSAS)

 March 28, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • TTWG Report & Project Mgt—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics & Comp Plan implementation
    • Brief report on work plan from Building Demo & Reno workgroup (Cadie/Mike L.)
    • Longer discussion on Regulatory Reform/TSCA work (Doug)
  • Pilot database presentation (Rao, CDM Smith—Mike H. point of contact)
  • Transformer buy-back program (Avista)—Purpose: to share information, transfer knowledge
  • Duwamish: — implications for Spokane River system: discuss here or at TTWG?Purpose: to learn from other watershed what might assist TF mission/work
    • Pollutant Loading Assessment (analysis of cross-media behavior of PCBs and modeling of this behavior OR
    • PCB congener sampling in groundwater (how has data been used to ID sources, i.e. sites of concern?)
  • “PCB-free” fish feed update (WDFW)?
  • Outreach:
    • Revisit poster panel pie chart?
    • WSU public opinion polling—Purpose: to understand the potential of an available outside resource
  • Permittee(s) present toxics management plan(s)?

April 4, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

  • Ecology request: SRRTTF provide “boundaries” for annual central tendency sampling

April 25, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA (Tentative location)

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics
  • Kaiser cleanup: update and findings—Purpose: to share information, learn from a fellow TF member
  • Academic / independent scientific expertise: Stephanie Hampton, WSU-UI (CEREO); Donna Riordan (WSAS)—Purpose: to understand the potential of an available outside resource
  • NPDES Permittees present highlights of Toxics Management Plans, Source Management Plans, and BMPs—Purpose: to provide components of relevance and utility to SRRTTF

May 2, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

May 23, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics
  • MOA: with permit finalization, time to update & execute revised MOA?
  • Task Force Roster (if permits finalized)

June 6, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

June 27, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA (Tentative location)

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics
  • EPA intern report on inadvertent PCBs 

July 11, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

July 25, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics

August 1, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

August 22, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA (Tentative location)

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics

September 5, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

September 26, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics

October 3, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

October 24, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA (Tentative location)

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics

November 7, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

November 28, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm) Spokane County Water Resource Center | 1004 N. Freya Street, Spokane, WA

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics

December 5, 2018 Technical Track Work Group Meeting (10:00am – 12:00pm) Department of Ecology | 4601 North Monroe Street, Spokane, WA

 

December 12, 2018: Task Force Meeting (8:30am – 12:00pm)
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office | 22510 E. Mission Ave, Liberty Lake, WA

  • Last meeting notes (5 min)—Purpose: to accept meeting summary for the record
  • Dirty Laundry / Clarification of Positions / MOA-related Issues—Purpose: to clear the air, rebuild/retain trust
  • Technical Topics & updates—Purpose: to understand & further relevant technical topics