Land Use Decisions

 Applicant:
Owen Nason
 File Number:
C18-0009
 Location:
184 Rattlesnake Rd, Centerville, WA 98613
 Parcel #:
02-15-03-0000-06/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Oct 08, 2018
 Description:

The Columbia River Gorge Commission has received an application for modifications to an existing aboveground and overhead utility facility including replacing 3 antennas and installing outdoor lights for maintenance work.

 

Application
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C18-0009 Nason Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Kent & Marjorie Smith
 File Number:
C18-0007
 Location:
45 Smith Ranch Road, Dallesport, WA
 Parcel #:
02-13-1500-0001/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Dec 03, 2018
 Description:

The Columbia River Gorge Commission received an application for the replacement of a single-family dwelling. 

 

Application
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C18-0007 Smith Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
John Nickols
 File Number:
C18-0005
 Location:
206 Old Lyle Highway, Lyle, WA 98635
 Parcel #:
03122800001700
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Sep 20, 2018
 Description:

The Columbia River Gorge Commission received an application for the construction of a 1200 sq. ft. accessory building, after the fact review of a 200 sq. ft. accessory building, driveway extension, and the removal of two (2) accessory buildings. 

 

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C18-0005 Nickols Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Tim Carse
 File Number:
C18-0004
 Location:
361 Canyon Rd. Lyle, WA 98635
 Parcel #:
03121500000300
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Oct 01, 2018
 Description:

The Columbia River Gorge Commission received an application for the removal of an existing residence and accessory structure.

 

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C18-0004 Carse Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Samantha Weight
 File Number:
C18-0003
 Location:
184 Rattlesnake Rd, Centerville, WA 98613
 Parcel #:
02150300000800
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Jun 25, 2018
 Description:

Installation of a new 5'x10' concrete pad and new generator at existing cell tower facility.

 

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C18-0003 Weight Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Deb Lawless
 File Number:
C17-0014
 Location:
15 Smokey Ridge Rd, White Salmon, WA
 Parcel #:
03113300000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Aug 31, 2018
 Description:

Construction of a new single-family dwelling, driveway, and associated utilities.

 

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C17-0014 Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Friends of the Columbia River Gorge
 File Number:
C17-0016
 Location:
Cherry Orchard Trail, Lyle, WA
 Parcel #:
02120200000400, 02120200001000, 02120200000300, 02120200000200, 02120100000300
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
 Description:

Decommission and realign portions of the trail, to install interpretive signs, and to establish four new gravel viewpoint overlooks.

 

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C17-0016 Friends of the Columbia River Gorge Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Brian & Ronda Griffin
 File Number:
C17-0015
 Location:
27 Monagon-Howard Road, Lyle, Washington
 Parcel #:
03122854000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Feb 13, 2018
 Description:

Replace a mobile home with a single-family dwelling

 

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C17-0015 Griffin Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
 File Number:
C17-0012
 Location:
550 Old Highway 8, Lyle WA
 Parcel #:
03113600000400, 03112500000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Jun 26, 2018
 Description:

Improvements to an existing primitive boat launch and access point to Rowland Lake to include new restroom and ADA parking, new articulated concrete mat boat launch, parking lot grading, and boulder vehicle barriers to direct access

 

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C17-0012 Rowland Lake Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Thomas Lumpkin
 File Number:
C17-0013
 Location:
19 Balch Rd, Lyle WA 98635
 Parcel #:
03122800000500
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Apr 03, 2018
 Description:

New cultivation (vineyard), associated agricultural structures, new accessory building and additions to existing single family dwelling

 

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C17-0013 Lumpkin Decision and Staff Report
C17-0013 Corrected Lumpkin Decision and Staff Report
 Applicant:
David Sauter
 File Number:
C17-0011
 Location:
365 Old Hwy 8 Lyle, WA 98635
 Parcel #:
03123000001100
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Nov 02, 2017
 Description:

Replace roof, deck and swimming pool. Lot line adjustment and land division. 

 

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C18-0006 Sauter Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Richard Harville
 File Number:
C17-0009
 Location:
12 Crosby Lane, Lyle, WA
 Parcel #:
03122800002200, 03123300000100
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Sep 12, 2017
 Description:

The applicant proposes to replace an existing garage (greater than 50 years old) within the same footprint. The new garage will be 900 square feet and 24 feet high.

 

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C17-0009 Decision & Staff Report
 Applicant:
Dennis Costello
 File Number:
C17-0008
 Location:
11 Sunset Drive, Lyle WA
 Parcel #:
03122853000400
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions.
 Decision Date:
 Description:

Place two permanent storage containers, measuring 45 by 8 feet and 9 feet in height, and 20 by 8 feet and 9 feet in height. The total new development proposed is 520 square feet. 

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Charles Fowler
 File Number:
C17-0007
 Location:
381 Old Highway 8, Lyle WA
 Parcel #:
03123000000400
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
Oct 16, 2017
 Description:

The Columbia River Gorge Commission received an application to plant
approximately 20 acres of vineyard within an existing orchard and rangeland.
Each vineyard would be fenced with 8’ woven-wire exclusionary fencing.

 

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C17-0007 Director's Decision and Staff Report
 Applicant:
WDOT
 File Number:
C17-0004
 Location:
Highway 14
 Parcel #:
03123000000500
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
May 24, 2017
 Description:

Application to use an existing surface mine site for disposal of natural materials removed during road maintenance activities and to restore the site. Restoration includes depositing rock and earth material to restore surface elevations to the original site conditions over time and planting of 60 ponderosa pine trees.

 

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Director's Decision
Staff Report
 Applicant:
Russel Patton
 File Number:
C17-0006
 Location:
Lyle, WA
 Parcel #:
03123455000700
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
A new well site is approved with conditions as described in the Decision
 Decision Date:
Jun 12, 2017
 Description:

The Columbia River Gorge Commission received an application to develop a well
site for the community of Lyle, Washington. The development will include a
wellhead, electrical transformation and control equipment, a pipeline to the
existing reservoir, and landscaping. Chain-link security fencing will surround the
facility and a barbed-wire cattle fence will be constructed around the one-acre
parcel to maintain the 100-ft sanitary control radius around the well. Construction
will require a 43’ by 89’ drilling pad and a 14’-wide access road to be surfaced
with imported fill. Post-construction the pad will be regraded to 30’ by 50’.

 

Application
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C17-0006 Decision and Staff Report
 Applicant:
Charles & Lana Moore
 File Number:
C17-0005
 Location:
490 Hwy 141, White Salmon, WA
 Parcel #:
03101100002400
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Jun 15, 2017
 Description:

Construct a single-family dwelling with attached garage and shop

 

Application
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Director's Decision and Staff Report
 Applicant:
Sarah Baker, Columbia Rim Owners Assn
 File Number:
C17-0003
 Location:
85 Ramsay Lane, White Salmon, WA
 Parcel #:
03112800000600
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions.
 Decision Date:
Jul 07, 2017
 Description:

Replacement of an accessory structure

 

Application
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Director's Decision
Staff Report
 Applicant:
Robert and Dorothy Nelson
 File Number:
C17-0001
 Location:
14 Henderson Road, Lyle, WA
 Parcel #:
03133100001900
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Mar 23, 2017
 Description:

Replacement of an accessory structure

 

Application
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C17-0001 Director's Decision
C17-0001 Staff Report
 Applicant:
Michael Cangiamilla
 File Number:
C16-0006
 Location:
19 Sauter Road
 Parcel #:
03122951000300
 Status:
Withdrawn
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
 Description:

Remove an existing barn, rebuild and expand on the same footprint for a new winery and tasting room, plant a vineyard, installation of a crush pad, walkway, gravel driveway and parking area, irrigation, pump house and deer fencing.

 

Application
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 Applicant:
Cheryl Park & Charles Guthrie
 File Number:
C16-0005
 Location:
Located at the Intersection of SR-141 and 141 Alt Route
 Parcel #:
03101151000100
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Dec 05, 2016
 Description:

Bury an existing power line, bury a 500 gallon propane tank, install an emergency generator, construct a courtyard between the existing single family dwelling and the garage, and to pave the existing graveled driveway.

 

Application
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Decision
 Applicant:
AT&T (representing Wendy Jaekel & Scott Hall)
 File Number:
C16-0004
 Location:
Located atop Haystack Butte
 Parcel #:
02150300000600
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Aug 09, 2016
 Description:

Remove three existing microwave antennas, (two from the existing lattice tower and one on the existing monopole), and to add a new 4-foot microwave antenna to the existing monopole, two runs of CAT-5E cables inside a new innerduct, and two new ODUs.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Thomas Nicolai
 File Number:
C15-0007
 Location:
300 yards east of Bates Road
 Parcel #:
031111000004/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Mar 28, 2016
 Description:

Construct a detached garage and detached covered walkway between proposed garage and existing single-family dwelling.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Alfredo & Laura Cortes
 File Number:
C15-0001
 Location:
495 Hwy 141
 Parcel #:
03101100001000
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Mar 21, 2016
 Description:

Construct a deck, driveway, retaining wall, swimming pool, basketball court, shed, well, fenced in garden and pasture, and plant approximately 2 acres of grapes and berries.

 

Application
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Decision
 Applicant:
American Tower Corp (rep. Hall)
 File Number:
C15-0008
 Location:
Haystack Butte
 Parcel #:
021503000006/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Mar 14, 2016
 Description:

Replace 8 existing antennas and tower mounted amplifiers with new ones.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Verizon Wireless (rep. Sexton)
 File Number:
C15-0010
 Location:
West 1/2 of Section 28
 Parcel #:
03122800000600
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Feb 24, 2016
 Description:

Installation of 9 replacement 84” antennas, 3 new surge suppressors measuring 20.4” x 15.5” x 10.25” and one new cable run on an existing 76’ lattice telecommunications tower.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Verizon Wireless (rep. Schreiner Farms)
 File Number:
C15-0009
 Location:
Northwest of Murdock, WA
 Parcel #:
021308000001/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Feb 02, 2016
 Description:

Change an existing cellular communication tower by replacing four 4’ high antennas with two 4’ and four 6’ high antennas.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Sprint (rep. Hall)
 File Number:
C15-0006
 Location:
Atop Haystack Butte
 Parcel #:
02-15-0300-0006/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Dec 17, 2015
 Description:

Construct a modification of an existing telecommunications facility by adding one new microwave 6’ dish, an ODU radio unit, and two cable runs to the ground equipment cabinet.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Sprint (rep. Hall)
 File Number:
C15-0003
 Location:
184 Rattlesnake Road (Haystack Butte)
 Parcel #:
02150300000600
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Dec 03, 2015
 Description:

Remove a microwave antenna and dragonwave antenna/CAT5 cable.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
John & Nancy Nicholas
 File Number:
C15-0005
 Location:
South and east of Ramsey Lane
 Parcel #:
03112853000100
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Oct 20, 2015
 Description:

Construct a 16’ x 20’ addition to the entrance of an existing single-family dwelling to accommodate an elevator

 

Application
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Decision
 Applicant:
Robert Lorkowski
 File Number:
C14-0003
 Location:
South of and adjacent to Highway 14, about 3 miles east of Horsethief Lake State Park
 Parcel #:
02141600000500
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Sep 22, 2015
 Description:

Construct a covered crush deck and an agricultural structure at the Cascade Cliffs Winery.

 

Application
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Decision
 Applicant:
Keith & Christina Bowen
 File Number:
C14-0005
 Location:
North of Old Hwy 8
 Parcel #:
03122100001400
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Sep 17, 2015
 Description:

Construct a deck on an existing single-family dwelling, replace existing well-house, construct greenhouse, remove power pole and water lines to garden and dwelling, and remove two areas of fill.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Thomas Cowell
 File Number:
C14-0007
 Location:
North of Old Hwy 8
 Parcel #:
03122852000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Jun 24, 2015
 Description:

Place a mobile home as a hardship dwelling and construct a garage.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
John Riggleman
 File Number:
C13-0012
 Location:
25 Arnett Loop, White Salmon
 Parcel #:
03101100001600
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Jun 10, 2015
 Description:

Place a manufactured home to be used for farm labor housing.

 

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Decision 2
 Applicant:
Peter and Therese Leon
 File Number:
C14-0002
 Location:
Approximately 3 miles west of Wishram
 Parcel #:
02141500000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
May 18, 2015
 Description:

Install roof-mounted solar panels on a detached garage to serve the residential and agricultural uses on the property, move an existing hayshed on the property and to review an after-the-fact installation of a geothermal heat system that included a 900’ trench for buried heat transfer lines.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Rolin & Lauree Vance
 File Number:
C14-0001
 Location:
Mile northwest of Lyle
 Parcel #:
03123351000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
May 05, 2015
 Description:

Construct a utility room between an existing single-family dwelling and detached garage and to construct an addition to an existing barn.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
WA Dept of Natural Resources
 File Number:
C14-0008
 Location:
Approximately 4 miles northeast of Dallesport
 Parcel #:
03143200000100
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Mar 19, 2015
 Description:

Install a new kiosk and replacement of the existing sign at the entrance of Columbia Hills Natural Area Preserve.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
COR Wine Cellars, LLC
 File Number:
C13-0011
 Location:
151 Old Hwy 8, approximately 1 mile northwest of Lyle
 Parcel #:
03122800001300
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Feb 26, 2015
 Description:

Demolish 2 existing sheds and one existing building; construct a 2,180 sq. ft. storage/office building, construct a 660 sq. ft. lab/mechanical building and 1,300 sq. ft. of covered storage for a winery; repaint an existing structure; plant 1.2 acres of grapevines; and an after-the-fact review of 1.6 acres of noxious weed control that included ground disturbance.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Josef Vacek
 File Number:
C13-0007
 Location:
71 Bertha Orchard Road
 Parcel #:
03120952030400
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Feb 11, 2015
 Description:

Construct: 1) an addition to an existing single-family dwelling to add an attached garage and mud-room, 2) a horse stable and fenced enclosure, and 3) an after-the-fact review of a cedar fence to enclose garden.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
John & Rosemary Hoyt
 File Number:
C14-0006
 Location:
Located south of County Road 1230
 Parcel #:
03133351000100
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Jan 08, 2015
 Description:

Install two solar panel arrays to serve an existing single-family dwelling.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
ODOT
 File Number:
C13-0013
 Location:
Approx. 1.5 miles northwest of Dallesport, WA
 Parcel #:
02-13-0900-0000/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Nov 18, 2014
 Description:

Collocation of antennas and microwave on an existing wireless communication facility for the purposes of public service and emergency management.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Brian Hayden
 File Number:
C13-0010
 Location:
27 Monogan Road, off of Lyle-Snowden Road, approximately 2 miles northwest of Lyle
 Parcel #:
03122854000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Sep 18, 2014
 Description:

Remove a covered porch from an existing single-family dwelling and replace it with a new 8 x 16 foot stone patio and pergola, in the same location.

 

Application
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Decision
 Applicant:
Alfredo & Laura Cortes
 File Number:
C16-0003
 Location:
495 Hwy 141
 Parcel #:
03101100001000
 Status:
Withdrawn
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
 Description:

Boundary line adjustment

 

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 Applicant:
Mary Mattix
 File Number:
C16-0002
 Location:
474 Hwy 141
 Parcel #:
031011000011/00
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Oct 27, 2016
 Description:

After-the-fact replacement of a failed septic system.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
T-Mobile West LLC, rep. Strom
 File Number:
C16-0001
 Location:
Burdoin Mountain
 Parcel #:
03112853000200
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Jun 29, 2016
 Description:

Remove an existing 25” microwave dish and replace it with a 15.3” microwave dish on an existing wireless communication tower and add a remote radio unit behind the replacement microwave dish.

 

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Decision
 Applicant:
Luke Hogfoss
 File Number:
C15-0004
 Location:
South of Highway 14
 Parcel #:
02131606010100
 Status:
Withdrawn
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
 Description:

Establish a vineyard of approximately 7 acres.

 

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 Applicant:
Michael Cangiamilla
 File Number:
C15-0002
 Location:
19 Sauter Road
 Parcel #:
03122951000300
 Status:
Withdrawn
 Decision Summary:
 Decision Date:
 Description:

Convert and expand an existing stable and part of a barn into a winery and tasting room, plant 3.5 to 4 acres of grapes, and install a deer fence.

 

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 Applicant:
Jim Sizemore. rep. WA State Parks & Recreation Commission
 File Number:
C14-0009
 Location:
Located in Columbia Hills State Park near Dalles Mountain Road
 Parcel #:
02140600000200, 02140700000200, 02140800000000
 Status:
Decided
 Decision Summary:
Approved with conditions
 Decision Date:
Oct 08, 2015
 Description:

Install a livestock watering facility and fencing as a conservation proposal being implemented by the National Resources Conservation Service.

 

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Decision
Staff Report