Letters and Statements


Corps Review of Impacts of Proposed Floodway Alterations – Sammamish River

Letter to Corps Feb 2017


Letter to Bellevue Mayor and Council on Sammamish Lake Levels Feb 16, 2016


Attorney Charlie Klinge addresses SMP issues in the latest draft.

Council Memo November 2014


Sammamish Lake Level Concerns

Letter to City of Redmond-Army Corps-King County April 23, 2013


Comments from Lake Sammamish Residents Regarding High Lake Levels

Lake Samm Shoreline Residents On Impacts of High Water Levels June 2012


Lake Sammamish Weir Update

Actionable Elements for TZ Maintenance 6-11-12

The Sammamish weir and transition zone maintenance can be divided into a series of separate actions.


Bellevue Reporter Open Letter Feb 17 2012


Statement to City Council Jan 23 2012

Martin Nizlek Ph.D. addresses Bellevue City Council on pending State Legislation HB2335 and SB6369


Statement to Planning Commission

Setbacks, Vegetation, and Related Shoreline Issues 10-26-2011

The purpose of this memorandum is to provide input to Planning Commission deliberations on the above topics. WSSA has previously provided information and recommendations. These are referenced for the PC and additional topics are discussed.


Article from the Puget Sound Business Journal by
Bellevue City Council Candidate Aaron Laing

PSBJ Shoreline Residents Swamped by Regulation Sept 9, 2011


The Cost of Regulations – M Nizlek PhD – 11-03-2010


Rational Decision Making & Non-Conformity – Anita Skoog-Neil – 11-03-2010


Setbacks Presentation Marty Nizlek PC Meeting 10-20-10 PDF



Scott Sheffield Comments to Planning Commission 10-20-10 PDF



WSSA Position Paper 7-14-10 PDF



Statement to Planning Commission PDF

May 12, 2010

by Scott Sheffield WSSA Member