Shoreline Master Program

Shoreline Master Program Periodic Review

The City and WA Department of Ecology are undertaking a joint periodic review of the Shoreline Master Program (SMP), as required by the State of Washington Shoreline Management Act (SMA).  Each SMP is required to be reviewed and revised, if needed, on an eight-year schedule by the SMA and as established by the Legislature.  Review of the SMP ensures that it stays current with changes in laws and rules, remains consistent with other City plans and regulations, and is responsive to updated information and data, and to changes in circumstance.

Joint Public Hearing and 30-day Public Comment Period

A joint local/state public hearing is scheduled for March 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm in the City Council Chambers, located at 1049 State Avenue in Marysville.  

The 30 day public comment period runs from March 11, 2019 through April 9, 2019 5 pm.  Please submit written comments to Cheryl Dungan 80 Columbia Avenue, or email to, or 360.363.8206.

Questions:  David Pater 360.255.4375.  Special accommodation: 360.255.4375  Persons with hearing loss: 711.  Persons with speech disability: 1.877.833.6341.  

Status Update 07.01.2019:  Approved Draft and Regulations under Final Review at Department of Ecology

Draft Plan Documents

SEPA Documents

SEPA Review Addendum No. 28  NEW

Draft SMP and Shoreline Regulations Approved by Council Resolution

Current Plans