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Phone: 503-823-7740

Fax: 503-823-6995

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1000, Portland, OR 97204

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Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) and Facilities Plan team

A nine-member Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) advised the Oversight Committee and the Facilities Plan update project team during the updated of the Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant Facilities Plan. The CAC:

  • Supported Environmental Services and the City of Lake Oswego in developing a Vision and Guiding Principles document for the plant to guide the Facilities Plan update and future changes or improvements to the plant
  • Provided ongoing citizen input on the Facilities Plan Update project at regularly scheduled CAC Meetings
  • Reviewed technical memorandums produced by the Facilities Plan consultant team and advised the project team on plant alternatives

Citizen Advisory Committee Members

  • Tom Badrick - City of Portland Resident/ Portland Utility Review Board
  • Bruce Brown - Lake Oswego Resident/GBD Architects, Principal
  • Mary Beth Coffey - Foothills District, Lake Oswego Resident/Oaks Amusement Park Senior Manager, Executive Director
  • Dave Gooley - Portland Resident
  • Al Iverson - Portland Resident
  • Rich Martin - Lake Oswego Resident
  • Ruth Spetter - Riverdale (Unincorporated Multnomah County) Resident
  • Dan Vizzini - Lake Oswego Resident
  • Kara Warner - Lake Oswego Resident

Facility Plan Team

  • Rebecca Tillson - Community Engagement and Public Affairs, Environmental Services
  • Jim Brown - Project Manager, Environmental Services
  • Steve Behrndt - Wastewater Group Manager, Environmental Services
  • Tuong Nguyen - Wastewater Operations and Maintenance Manager, Environmental Services
  • James Bray - Tryon Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Environmental Services
  • Michelle Burkhart - Facility Planning Lead, CH2M HILL
  • Linda Macpherson - Public Involvement, New Water Resources
  • Brant Williams - Director of Economic and Capital Development, City of Lake Oswego
  • Guy Graham - Public Works Director, City Engineer, City of Lake Oswego