Emergency & Permitting Information

Washington State Online Permit Assistance System (OPAS)

This site provides great information and process diagrams for the permits you will need for a project based on project specific information you provide. We are working with Snohomish County to identify contact people and county procedures for permits issued by the county.

http://apps.ecy.wa.gov/opas/

FLOODING EMERGENCY INFORMATION

Emergency phone numbers and guidance for emergency property protection

Link To Emergency Information

RRT Permitting Process Chart>Permit Process Chart

WA State RCW Law 77.55 and 89.08

Links to WA State RCW 77.55.021 regarding Permit requirements for Emergencies and non-emergencies, CHRONIC DANGER Designations (8.a., b., c.), mitigations and 77.55.181 Fish Enhancement Projects – Also see 89.08.400”s

http://apps.leg.wa.gov/RCW/

US Army Corps of Engineers (ACOE)

ACOE “404” permits are required for federally assisted projects which affect the waters of navigable rivers. Application for a 404 permit also triggers consultation with the Forest Service under Section 7 of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (see below for access to Forest Service Sites).

http://www.nws.usace.army.mil/PublicMenu/Menu.cfm?sitename=REG&pagename=Who_Needs_Permit

US Forest Service (USFS)

The Forest Service completes a Wild and Scenic Rivers Act Section 7 determination for federally funded projects that may affect private or public lands within the Wild and Scenic River Corridor.

The following site contains a wealth of information regarding Federally Designated Wild and Scenic Rivers.

http://www.nps.gov/rivers

The folllowing contains a variety of information about the Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest and access to all other USFS websites.

http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/mbs /

Snohomish County

See also Legislation page for access to Snohomish County Code.

http://www1.co.snohomish.wa.us/Departments/PDS/default.htm

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