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Tesoro Savage Vancouver Energy Project

Application No. 2013-01

The Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council (EFSEC) is conducting its review process as outlined in Chapter 80.50 Revised Code of Washington (RCW) and Title 463 of the Washington Administrative Code (WAC) for the proposed Tesoro Savage Vancouver Energy Distribution Terminal (the Proposed Facility). In accordance with the Washington State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA), EFSEC is the state lead agency and has issued the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for your review and comment.

EFSEC developed the DEIS using submittals from the Applicant and their consultant(s) in combination with additional analysis performed by EFSEC staff, its contractors and independent consultant. The purpose of the DEIS is to evaluate the potential environmental impacts of constructing and operating the Proposed Facility.

Received Comments:

How to Comment:

The DEIS Public Comment Closed January 22, 2016


The public comment period begins when the DEIS is issued. A minimum thirty day comment period is required by SEPA. The comment period began on November 24, 2015. The original comment period was scheduled to end on January 8, 2016. The applicant, Tesoro Savage Petroleum Terminal LLC agreeded to extend the comment period which will now end on January 22, 2016.

Please submit your comments using one of the following methods:

Submit by Mail:

State of Washington
Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council
P.O. Box 47250
Olympia, WA 98504

Submit Online:

Comment Period Closed on January 22, 2016

Submit In-Person:

At a public meeting (orally or in writing):

Vancouver, WA

January 5, 2016, 1:00 PM - 11PM or last speaker
Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds
Hall B
17402 NE Delfel Road
Ridgefield, WA 98642
Ground Rules

January 12, 2016, 5:00 PM - 11PM or last speaker
Clark County Event Center at the Fairgournds
Hall B
17402 NE Delfel Road
Ridgefield, WA 98642

Ground Rules

Spokane Valley, WA

January 14, 2016, 5:00 PM - 11PM or last speaker
Centerplace Regional Event Center
2426 N. Discovery Place
Spokane Valley, WA 99216
Ground Rules

Comments received on the DEIS during the comment period will be compiled, reviewed and considered while developing the Final EIS. All comments and responses to comments received on the DEIS will be included in the Final EIS when issued.

For information or questions concerning this application please contact:

Sonia Bumpus, EFSEC Siting Specialist/Project Manager
Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council
PO Box 47250
Olympia, WA 98504-7250
(360) 664-1363

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Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS)




Executive Summary

Chapter 1
Project Background and Purpose and Need

Chapter 2
Proposed Action and Alternatives

Chapter 3
Affected Environment, Impacts, and Mitigation Measures

Chapter 4
Crude Oil Safety Considerations, Potential Release Scenarios, and Impact Analysis

Chapter 5
Cumulative Impacts

Chapter 6

Chapter 7
List of Preparers

Chapter 8

Chapter 9
Distribution List


Appendix A
Appendix B
Appendix C
Appendix D
Appendix E
Appendix F
Appendix G
Appendix H
Appendix I
Appendix J
Appendix K
Appendix L
Appendix M
Appendix N
Appendix O
Appendix P


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