Nov. 4, 2011
Cedar River management plans shared with public at Nov. 15 open house in Maple Valley
King County, Cedar River Council host meeting to discuss recreation, restoration, flood protection
King County and the Cedar River Council have scheduled a Nov. 15 open house in Maple Valley to meet with area residents, recreationists and others who are interested in the future of the Cedar River.
Set for 6-8:30 p.m. at the Lake Wilderness Lodge, 22500 SE 248th St., Maple Valley, the open house and meeting will include presentations, a question-and-answer session and opportunities for citizens to have one-on-one discussion with County staff who are involved in the management of the Cedar River and its environs.
Mark Isaacson, Director of the King County Water and Land Resources Division, will present the County’s short- and long-term goals for a safer and healthier Cedar River, and the potential changes that river users and neighbors can expect.
Participants will also hear about several upcoming projects on the Cedar River. Come and learn more about how King County is working to:
- Maintain recreational opportunities in a safe way,
- Protect and restore this beautiful natural resource for people and wildlife, and
- Reduce flood risks to people and property.
6-6:30 p.m. – open house
6:30-7:30 p.m. – presentations
7:30-8 p.m. – question and answer session
8-8:30 p.m. – open house
For more information, or to request special accommodations, please call 206-296-8001. Interpreter services are available. Visit King County’s Cedar River Watershed web page, at http://www.kingcounty.gov/environment/watersheds/cedar-river-lake-wa.aspx.
Cedar River Watershed
King County Water and Land Resources