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Determination of NonSignificance

Proposal Name: Electric City Shoreline Waterfront Trail

Lead agency: City of Electric City

Description of proposal: This City initiated project constructs about 2,153 feet of 8-10 ft wide multi use trail adjacent to Highway 155 between Electric City and Grand Coulee.

Additional work includes removal of existing guardrail, installation of retaining wall with pedestrian safety fence and drainage facilities to accommodate path.

Location of proposal: The proposed path project is located in the southeast quarter of Section 10, Township 28 North, Range 30 East, W:M in Grant County, Washington.

Work will occur within the right-of-way of Hwy 155 between Electric City and Grand Coulee adjacent to Banks Lake.

The City of Electric City has determined that this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 43.21C.030.

This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the lead agency.

This information is available to the public on request from the Electric City City Hall.

This DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340(2). The lead agency will not act on this proposal for 14 days from the date issued.

Comments must be received by 4:00 pm on June 6, 2024

Agency Contact:

Peggy Nevsimal,

City Clerk,

10 Stevens Avenue, Electric City, WA 99123 (509) 633-1401

Responsible Official:

Diane Kohout, Mayor

Issue Date:

May 22, 2024

Appeal Process: An appeal of this determination must be submitted to the Electric City City Hall within fourteen (14) calendar days after the date issued.

The appeal must be written, and specific factual objections made to the City’s threshold determination.

Appeals will be conducted in accordance with City policy.

Pursuant to WAC 197-11-680, appeals shall be limited to a review of the final threshold determination.

(Publish May 22 & 29, 2024)


Town of Coulee Dam

TIB Regional Chip & Crack Seal Project

Notice is hereby given that sealed bids will be received by the Town of Coulee Dam Clerk until 11:01 AM on Tuesday, June 18, 2024, at which time bids will be opened and publicly read aloud.

Bid proposals may be sent by mail, or hand delivered, to the Town Clerk at the Town of Coulee Dam, Town Hall, 300 Lincoln Avenue, Coulee Dam, WA 99116, prior to the opening. The envelope shall be plainly marked with “SEALED BID for the Town of Coulee Dam – TIB Regional Chip and Crack Seal Project” and shall clearly indicate the name and address of the bidder. The bid opening will take place at the Town of Coulee Dam, Town Hall, 300 Lincoln Avenue, Coulee Dam, WA 99116. Proposals received after the time fixed for opening will not be considered.

Brief Description of Work:

This Contract provides for the maintenance of various street’s located in the Town of Coulee Dam, the City of Electric City, and the City of Grand Coulee. Street maintenance will include single chip seal, double chip seal, crack seal, pavement repairs, pavement markings, street cleaning, traffic control, trimming and cleanup, temporary erosion control, and other miscellaneous work.

Estimated Cost of Project: $1.3M - $1.5M

Bids must be completed on a lump sum and unit price basis as indicated on the BID PROPOSAL. The owner reserves the right to waive any informalities, minor defects, or to reject any or all bids.

All bid proposals shall be accompanied by a bid proposal deposit in certified check, cashier’s check, or surety bond in the amount equal to five (5%) of the amount of such bid proposal. Should the successful bidder fail to enter into such contract and furnish satisfactory performance bond within the same time stated in the specifications, the bid proposal deposit shall be forfeited to the Town of Coulee Dam.

Availability of Bidding Documents:

Contract bid documents may be examined at the following locations:

• Spokane Regional Plan Center

209 N. Havana Spokane, WA 99202

(509) 328-9600

• Inland Northwest AGC,

4935 E. Trent Ave, Spokane, WA 99212

(509) 535-0391

• Associated Builders & Contractors,

1760 E. Trent, Spokane, WA  99202

(509) 534-0826

• Tri-City Construction Council,

20 East Kennewick Ave, Kennewick, WA 99336

(509) 582-7424

• Builders Exchange of Washington,

2607 Wetmore Ave, Everett, WA 98201

(425) 258-1303

Contract documents are available at and can be viewed and/or purchased online. All addenda will be issued through email. Bidders are encouraged to register in order to receive automatic email notification of future addenda and to be placed on the Bidders List. Bidders who order online are automatically placed on the Planholders’ List and will receive automatic e-mail notification of addenda. The Planholders’ List is available at this website. Contact TD&H Engineering if you wish to be added to the Planholders’ List.

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents: TD&H Engineering. Prospective bidders shall make all requests for clarifications to Marissa Siemens, TD&H Engineering in writing at the above address or to No verbal clarifications will be made.

All work performed on this project will be subject to the state prevailing wage rates and the work will be performed in three counties.

TERO requirements apply. All contractors and subcontractors are required to obtain a Colville Tribal Contractor’s License. Call Colville Tribes TERO office at (509) 634-2716 for TERO compliance and license information.

The Town of Coulee Dam is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Small, Minority- and Women-owned firms are encouraged to submit bids.

Financing of the Project has been provided by the Washinton State Transportation Improvement Board.

Publication: Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Town of Nespelem

Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Elmer City will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, June 12th at 5:30 p.m. to consider the Six Year Comprehensive Street Program for 2024 – 2029. All interested persons will be given opportunity to provide written or oral comment at said meeting. City Hall is located at 330 9th Street and is accessible to the handicapped. To join the meeting via Zoom, call City Hall for instructions.

Morgan Allen Clerk/Treasurer 509-634-4691

(Publish May 22 & 29, 2024)

GCD School District


The Grand Coulee Dam School District is accepting written  food service proposals from qualified food service management companies (FSMC’s) to provide services according to Local Education Agency (LEA) specifications.

Obtain detailed specifications from and file proposals with:

Rod Broadnax, Superintendent

Grand Coulee Dam School District

110 Stevens Ave.

Coulee Dam, WA 99116

A copy of the complete RFP is available on the district’s website at Sealed proposals must be received no later than 2:00 p.m. June 28th 2024. Proposals received after scheduled closing cannot be considered.

The LEA reserves the right to accept any proposal that it deems most favorable to its interests. It also reserves the right to waive any informalities and irregularities and reject any and/or all proposals or any portion of any proposal submitted which in their opinion is not in the best interest of the LEA.

A pre-bid conference will be held on June 20th at the address listed above. Each FSMC is limited to a maximum of two representatives. Attendance at the pre-bid conference is strongly recommended if you wish to submit a proposal. The purpose of this conference is to answer questions related to our food service program.

No bidder may withdraw or alter his proposal after the time set for opening thereof, unless award of contract is delayed for a period of more than forty-five (45) days from the date of opening.

(Publish May 29, June 5,12,19,2024)

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