Ports are required per RCW 53.20 to prepare a comprehensive plan. Comprehensive Plan contains future Port of Benton development projects. Capital spending has been allocated and completion of these projects is expected in the near future. Project proposals analyzed in this plan may require additional public review under the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) as well as, permitting approvals from city, county, state and federal agencies. A public hearing is held prior to adoption by the Port of Benton Commission.