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June 5, 2008

Official notices

Board of Regents

The Board of Regents will hold a regular public meeting Thursday, June 12, at 1 p.m. at UW Tower.

Blood Drives

Friday, June 6, 11:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m., North side of Schmitz Hall

Wednesday, June 18, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Health Sciences Lobby

Friday, June 20, 11:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m., Bioengineering Seminar Room N130

Public Notice

Pursuant to the provisions of WAC 197-11-510 and WAC 478-324-140, the University of Washington hereby provides public notice of the AVAILABILITY OF A DRAFT SUPPLEMENTAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENT*.

Project Name: UW Medical Center Expansion Project Phase 1 and 2A or 2B

Proponent: University of Washington

Description of Proposal: Design and construct a new building addition directly south and contiguous with the UW Medical Center’s Muilenberg and Pacific Towers. The expansion will be in two phases. The two phases will provide up to a total maximum allowed 264,500 gross square feet (GSF) approved by the minor plan change to the UW’s Master Plan 2003 for the Seattle Campus.

Phase 1 is a five-story addition totaling approximately 146,500. The new facility would be used to house space for diagnostic imaging, surgery, the nursing unit and the neonatal intensive care unit.

Phase 2 would either add an additional three floors to the Phase 1 building totaling approximately 89,500 gross square feet of additional building space (Phase 2A) or add four additional floors to the Phase 1 building totaling approximately 118,000 gross square feet of additional building space (Phase 2B).

Phase 1 of the facility is anticipated to open in mid 2011 with Phase 2A or 2B anticipated to open in mid 2017.

Location of Proposal: 1705 NE Pacific Street, University of Washington, Seattle campus.

Lead Agency: University of Washington.

Copies available: Copies are available at the Capital Projects Office, University of Washington, Box 352205, University Facilities, Seattle, WA 98105. A limited number of copies are available while supplies last. Additional copies may be obtained for the cost of copying.

Public Hearing: A public hearing has not been scheduled. The provisions of WAC 197-11-535 shall apply.

Contact Person: Jan Arntz, Environmental Planner, Capital Projects Office, University of Washington, Box 352205, Seattle WA 98107 (telephone 206-543-5200)

Date of Issue: May 30

Comment Deadline: June 30

Responsible Official: Richard K. Chapman, associate vice president for capital projects, Capital Projects Office, University of Washington, Box 352205, Seattle, WA 98107 (phone 206-543-5200)