Virtual Public Meeting: Planning for Sea Level Rise in Pacific County and City of Ilwaco

You are invited to attend a virtual public meeting focused on planning for the impact of sea level rise on groundwater and surface drainage in Pacific County and the City of Ilwaco. As our coastal communities face the growing challenge of rising sea levels, it is important that we come together to strategize and plan for a resilient future.

Date:       Thursday, May 16, 2024

Time:       5:30 – 7:00pm – Online

Location:    Zoom:

           Phone: +1-253-215-8782 Meeting ID: 3066189481#

Topics Covered:

  1. Project Approach and Goals: Gain insights into the overarching strategy and objectives guiding our efforts to address sea level rise.
  2. Building on Previous Planning Studies: Understand how our current work aligns with and expands upon previous studies conducted in the region.
  3. Defining Project Focus Areas and Elements: Delve into the specific areas of focus and essential elements of our planning initiative.
  4. Here’s where we need your input! Identifying Areas of Known Flooding: Discuss and identify areas within our community that are susceptible to flooding, laying the groundwork for targeted interventions.

This meeting serves as a pivotal opportunity for community members to contribute their perspectives, insights, and concerns regarding the impact of sea level rise on our groundwater, infrastructure, and flood water drainage. Your participation is crucial as we work collaboratively to develop robust strategies and action plans. Please mark your calendars and join us for this discussion. Together, we can build a more resilient and sustainable future for Pacific County and the City of Ilwaco.

For more information, please visit the County’s and City’s websites below:

Should you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us. 

We look forward to your presence and engagement at the meeting.