Contractor Notification of Other Employment

Any Contractor employed by the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force (SRRTTF) may take on other professional assignments during the course of the contract period provided: 1) the Contractor provides the SRRTTF through its Administrative and Contracting Entity (ACE) with a description of the proposed scope of services and 2) the Contractor receives written notice from ACE confirming that the SRRTTF has determined that the assignment is not a conflict of interest with the work under the contract agreement.

The Eastern Regional Office of the WA Department of Ecology’s Water Quality Program has asked Dr. David Dilks, LimnoTech, Inc., if he would participate in the Dec. 6, 2016 Spokane River Dissolved Oxygen Advisory Group meeting via conference call.  Specifically, Ecology has asked Dr. Dilks to call in to the meeting for approximately one hour to provide background information on how he used the CE-QUAL-W2 model for the Spokane Dischargers.  Dr. Dilks is providing this service pro bono.

Dr. Dilks’ agreement as part of his work with the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force is that he not be involved in DO TMDL issues unless there is consensus among Task Force members that his work provides no potential for Conflict of Interest.

This notice is being posted on the SRRTTF website and begins a 5-business day reply period. Any response or concern about potential Conflict of Interest should be provided via email to Bud Leber, ACE President, and the SRRTTF Website Contact point, no later than noon, Friday, Dec. 2nd, 2016. 

Contact information is: bud.leber@kaisertwd.com

SRRTTF Website Contact information: abor461@ecy.wa.gov

November 16, 2016 Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force Meeting

The next meeting of the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force is:

Date: November 16, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 pm (NOTE:  While not anticipated, if the Task Force needs more time to reach agreement on the Comprehensive Plan the meeting may go as long as 2:30pm. Please come prepared to take a break for lunch around 12:00 to get food from a nearby establishment.


Location:
Spokane County Water Resource Center
1004 N. Freya Street
Spokane, WA 99202

Click here for a map

Call In Number: 509-335-2277
Participant Code: 1933683

Please review all meeting documents prior to the Task Force meeting.

Meeting Documents:
– SRRTTF 11.16.16 Meeting Summary DRAFT
–  srrttf-november-16_2016-agenda_updated-call-in

 srrttf-ttwg-11-02-16_summary-notes_draft-1
 srrttf-10-26-16-summary_draft (decision item)
–  
grant-opportunities_-epa-and-ecology

Comprehensive Plan Documents:
– srrttf_compplan_nov_comments-compilation
–  comp_plan_prefinal_draft_11-09-16 (word doc) (decision item)
–  comp_plan_prefinal_draft_redline-version_-changes-since-october-26th-draft-highlighted
2015 Technical Activities Pre Final Draft Report (decision item)
– 
 srrttf_2015_technical activities report_pre final draft_11-9-2016-2
 all other 2015 Technical Activities documents (data, field report etc)

November 2, 2016 Technical Track Work Group Meeting

The next meeting of the SRRTTF Technical Track Work group is:

Date: Wednesday November 2, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
Click here for a map.

Call In Number: 515-739-1285 Participant Code: 691106

Meeting Documents:
–  TTWG 11.2.16 Meeting Summary Draft
 tech-track-wg-agn-11-02-16-corrected-date
  comp_plan_schedule_draft_11-1-16 (UPDATED on 11/1/16)
  comp-plan-additional-paragraph-_-outreach-draft_10-25-16

 

September 28, 2016 Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force Meeting

The next meeting of the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force is:

Date: September 28, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location: Spokane County Water Resource Center
1004 N. Freya Street
Spokane, WA 99202

Click here for a map

Call In Number: 800-704-9804
Participant Code: 34863442#

Please review all meeting documents prior to the Task Force meeting.  All comments on the Draft Comprehensive Plan should be sent to Dave Dilks (ddilks@limno.com) by Monday September 26th, and/or participants should be prepared to discuss the Draft at the September 28th Task Force meeting.

Meeting Documents:
–  SRRTTF September 28 2016 Final meeting summary
–  
srrttf-september-28-2016-agenda_draft_2
–   srrttf-08-24-16-summary-notes_draft
 srrttf-08-10-16-summary-notes_draft
 09-07-16-ttwg-summary-notes_draft
–  srrttf_limnotech_09_28_2016 (Presentation)
–  a-spokane-visit_don-fels
 comp_plan_draft_9-15-16

 

September 7, 2016 Technical Track Work Group Meeting

The next meeting of the SRRTTF Technical Track Work group is:

Date: Wednesday September 7, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
Click here for a map.

Call In Number: 800-704-9804 Participant Code: 34863442#

Meeting Documents:
– 9-7-16-ttwg-draft-summary-notes_revised
–  Tech Track WG agn 09-07-16_revised (3)
–  
Summary of Environmental Assessment Projects Relating to SRRTTF
–  SRRTTF_LimnoTech_09_07_2016 (pdf) SRRTTF_LimnoTech_09_07_2016 (pptx)

August 24, 2016 Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force Meeting

The next meeting of the Spokane River Regional Toxics Task Force is:

Date: Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Location:
Liberty Lake Sewer & Water District Office
22510 E. Mission Avenue Liberty Lake, WA 99019
Click here for a map

To attend by phone:
Call In Number: 800-704-9804
Participant Code: 34863442#

Please note, the conference call in number will remain open until 15 minutes until after the meeting begins. It will continue to remain open as long as there are callers on the line. If you wish to join the meeting by phone late, please notify Kara Whitman (kmwhitman@wsu.edu) ahead of time.

Meeting Documents
–  SRRTTF-08-24-16-Summary Notes_FINAL DRAFT
–  
SRRTTF Meeting July 27 summary_draft (decision item)
Agenda: SRRTTF August 24_2016 Agenda_draft V2
–  2016 SRRTTF Funding Support Letter_Governor Inslee docx (decision item)
–  Quick comments on the letter_AB
–  Data Managment Pilot Project – Scope of Work – Draft 08-08-16
 Draft SRRTTF Coment Letter – Solid Waste Handling Standards – 8_12_2016 (decision item)
–  AppendixB_0823_2016_Draft

Presentations:
–  SRRTTF_LimnoTech_08_22_2016_draft

July 20, 2016 Technical Track Work Group Meeting

he next meeting of the SRRTTF Technical Track Work group is:

Date: Wednesday July 20, 2016
Time: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Location: Washington Department of Ecology
N. 4601 Monroe St.
Spokane, WA 99205
Click here for a map.

Call In Number: 800-704-9804 Participant Code: 34863442#

Meeting Documents:
 Tech Track WG agn 07-20-16_revised
  Spokane LT Prelim data update for 7-8-16
–  PCA Effectiveness_Appendix A
 SRRTTF 07 27 16 Agenda draft 07-14-16
 PCB Control Actions worksheet_draft _07-18-16


Comprehensive Plan Memo Draft available: Cost/Effectiveness of PCB Control Actions for the Spokane River and Appendix B: Fact Sheets

The Comprehensive Plan Memo Draft title  “Cost/Effectiveness of PCB Control Actions for the Spokane River” and its association and “Appendix B”: Fact Sheets is available for Task Force review. Please send comments/edits to Dave Dilks (ddilks@limno.com).

All Comprehensive Plan documents and comments/edits received are posted here.

SRRTTF 2015 Sampling Draft Report and Databases available for Task Force Review

The draft report on 2015 SRRTTF technical activities, along with the individual laboratory data spreadsheets that comprise Appendix D are now available for Task Force Review. All study documents and data spreadsheets are posted on the Task Force website at http://srrttf.org/?page_id=5061 .  The only thing missing is the Gravity field report, which will be posted as soon as it is available.

Please send comments/edits on the draft report to Dave Dilks (ddilks@limno.com) by July 20th, 2016.