News and Events

  • Draft EIS Comment Period Closed

    THANK YOU FOR YOUR COMMENTS!

    Enterprise Services received more than 800 comments during the Draft EIS comment period that closed on August 29, 2021. All Draft EIS comments received during the …

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  • YOU ASKED, WE ANSWERED

    Draft EIS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    Thank you for your continued comments and questions throughout the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) comment period. We have created a set of …

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  • Submit Your Comments By August 13, 2021

    Enterprise Services is accepting comments on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Capitol Lake – Deschutes Estuary Long-Term Management Project until August 13, 2021. This Draft EIS …

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  • Join Us July 14 and 15 for Office Hours

    Reminder, the EIS Project Team is hosting online office hour sessions Wednesday, July 14 and Thursday, July 15. Drop into the Zoom meeting anytime during these hours to ask clarifying questions and …

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  • The Draft EIS is Now Available

    SUBMIT YOUR COMMENTS BY AUGUST 13

    The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Capitol Lake – Deschutes Estuary Long-Term Management Project is now available. This begins a 45‑day public …

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  • Spring 2021 Update

    LOOK FOR THE DRAFT ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT THIS SUMMER

    The EIS Project Team is finalizing a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Capitol Lake – Deschutes Estuary Long-Term …

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  • SUMMER 2020 UPDATE

    September 16, 2020

    PROJECT SCHEDULE UPDATE

    The EIS Project Team continues work on the technical analyses that will be summarized in the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and inform …

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  • Spring 2020 Update

    April 1, 2020

    FULL PROJECT FUNDING AND SCHEDULE UPDATE

    The Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Project Team is excited to share that the Legislature has committed to fully funding the EIS in the 20 …

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  • April Meetings Postponed

    March 31, 2020

    In response to Governor Jay Inslee’s “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” and current COVID-19 guidance, Enterprise Services is postponing the Work Group and Community Sounding Board meetings …

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  • November Meetings Scheduled

    Oct. 29, 2019

    Visit the meetings page for more details:

    Community Sounding Board, Nov. 14, 2019

    Funding and Governance Work Group - Nov. 21, 2019

    Executive Work Group - Nov. 22, 2019

    Technical …

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  • Summer 2019 Update

    July 15, 2019

    FIELDWORK WEEK OF JULY 15

    Work continues on the technical analyses that will form the foundation of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the Capitol Lake – Deschutes …

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  • Spring 2019 Update

    May 21, 2019

    COMMUNITY SOUNDING BOARD KICKS OFF

    After reviewing more than 70 applications for the Community Sounding Board (CSB), Enterprise Service selected 25 individuals with diverse …

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  • PROJECT SCOPING REPORT NOW AVAILABLE

    Feb. 4, 2018

    Now that the project scoping period has ended, a Scoping Report is available. The purpose of scoping was to get feedback on the range, or “scope,” of issues to study in the …

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  • WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU!

    October 8, 2018

    Our first scoping meeting for the Capitol Lake/Lower Deschutes Watershed Environmental Impact Statement is October 10 and we want to hear from you.

    It's the first of two meetings …

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