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Central Puget Sound

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Contacts for Miller/Walker Creek Basin Stewardship and Planning

For non-emergency land and water stewardship questions or issues in the Miller and Walker Creeks basin, contact:

Elissa Ostergaard
Miller/Walker Creek Basin Steward
elissa.ostergaard@kingcounty.gov
206-477-4792

Basin stewardship services in the Miller/Walker Creek basin are jointly funded by the City of Burien, City of Normandy Park, City of SeaTac, King County, and the Port of Seattle.

Emergency Response Contacts

Spills

Emergency: 911

Washington State Department of Ecology: 425-649-7000

U.S. Coast Guard (marine waters): 206-217-6232

Fish/Wildlife Kills

Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife: 425-775-1311

Washington State Department of Ecology: 425-649-7000

Code Enforcement

Contact the following for questions about clearing of vegetation, modification of streams or wetlands, and illegal dumping:

City of Burien – Jim Bibby: 206-248-5507 (during weekends/holidays/non-business hours, contact the police non-emergency number: 206-296-3311)

City of Normandy Park – Community Development Department: 206-248-8249 (during weekends/holidays/non-business hours, contact the police non-emergency number: 206-248-7600)

City of SeaTac – Barbara Canfield: 206-973-4756 (during weekends/holidays/non-business hours, contact the police non-emergency number: 206-296-3311)

King County (White Center) – 206-296-6680 (during weekends/holidays/non-business hours: 1-888-437-4771) or visit King County Code Enforcement

Drainage and Water Quality Investigation

Call the following numbers for questions about localized flooding/drainage and water quality (other than spills):

City of Burien – 206-439-3154

City of Normandy Park – Public Works Department: 206-248-8278

City of SeaTac – 206-973-4770 (during weekends/holidays/non-business hours, contact: 206-296-8100)

King County (White Center) – 206-477-4811 or visit King County Drainage Services

SeaTac International Airport Water-Related Issues

Port of Seattle – Bob Duffner, duffner.r@portseattle.org, 206-787-5528

Basin Plan Project Partners/Contacts

The following are representatives of the partner agencies that developed the Miller and Walker Creeks Basin Plan:

City of Burien

Maiya Andrews
206-248-5514
maiyaa@burienwa.gov

City of Normandy Park

Glenn Akramoff
206-248-7603
glenna@ci.normandy-park.wa.us

City of SeaTac

Don Robinett
206-973-4722
drobinett@ci.seatac.wa.us

Port of Seattle

Bob Duffner
206-979-2853
duffner.r@portseattle.org

Port of Seattle - Water, Wetlands and Wildlife

King County

Curt Crawford
206-477-4675
curt.crawford@kingcounty.gov

King County Stormwater Page
King County Central Puget Sound Watershed Page

Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT)

George Ritchotte
206-948-9675
RitchoG@wsdot.wa.gov

WSDOT Environmental Affairs Web Page

On behalf of the partners, this page is proudly hosted by King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks - Water and Land Resources Division.

Miller and Walker Basin Stewardship Sponsoring Jurisdictions

Miller-Walker Creek Questions

  • Contact Elissa Ostergaard with questions about Miller and Walker Creeks, (206) 477-4792

Lake Burien Questions

  • Direct questions about Lake Burien, including toxic algae testing, to Sally Abella, (206) 477-4605