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Roles and responsibilities:

  • Provides technical review of work products
  • Provides policy input and recommendations to Advisory Council 
  • Represents diverse range of interests and perspectives
  • Informs SWIF product development and policy on the following:
    1. Goals, vision and strategy
    2. Levee Deficiencies Plan
    3. Level of protection
    4. Risk/damages and residual risks
    5. Screening criteria
    6. Alternatives analysis
    7. Capital project development
    8. Capital project prioritization
    9. Interim Risk Reduction Measures Plan
    10. Implementation and Financing Plan

Meeting schedule and location

The Green River SWIF Technical Advisory Committee will meet ten times during the project. Technical Advisory Committee Meetings are organized to provide timely input and recommendations to the project, in support of product development and Advisory Council meetings and discussions.

Meetings were open to the public at the Tukwila Community Center,12424 42nd Avenue South, Tukwila on these dates:

  • May 21, 2014
  • July 16, 2014
  • August 20, 2014
  • September 17, 2014
  • October 15, 2014
  • November 6, 2014
  • January 2015 (Date to be determined.)

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The Technical Advisory Committee includes a wide range of interests and perspectives that include the King County Flood Control District, Green River valley cities, the Muckleshoot Tribe, state and federal agencies, and watershed management, business and environmental representatives.



King County Flood Control District

Mark Hoppen

King County

Megan Smith

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

JoAnn Walls

Muckleshoot Indian Tribe

Holly Coccoli

City of Tukwila

Bob Giberson

City of Kent

Mike Mactutis

City of Auburn

Tim Carlaw

City of Renton

Ron Straka

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Jody Walters

Federal Emergency Management Agency

Ted Perkins

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

Stewart Reinbold

Washington State Department of Ecology

Josh Baldi

Puget Sound Partnership

Bruce Wulkan

Water Resource Inventory Area 9

Doug Osterman


Mike Bertsch

NAIOP, Commercial Real Estate Development Association

Don Marcy

Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties

Allison Butcher

Washington Realtors – Commercial & Residential

David Elliott

The Nature Conservancy

Bob Carey

American Rivers

Michael Garrity


For more information, please contact Monica Walker, Green River SWIF Project/Program Manager, River and Floodplain Management Section.