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Talia Baker   
(360) 407-8260      

About the Project Review Committee

The 2007 Legislative Session created the Project Review Committee (PRC) through HB 1506 (RCW 39.10) to work under CPARB. The PRC is responsible for reviewing and approving Public Body certification and project approval applications for the utilization of General Contractor/Construction Manager (GC/CM) and Design-Build (DB) delivery methods of construction.

~ Please Note ~

All of the applications were updated in March 28, 2019.

Applications NOT on current templates will be sent back.


DUE to the Governor's Declaration of Emergency regarding the current health crisis, and in accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act's Emergency Exceptions RCW 42.30.070 the PRC Meeting may be setup in an online format via Zoom.

Updates will be posted as we get closer to each meeting date.

Next Meeting: December 3, 2020   8:00 am - 3:30 pm

*Applications were due by Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Location: Via Zoom   JOIN ZOOM MEETING

Phone In: 8887880099,,91769122503#,,,,,,0#,,099432#  OR  8778535247,,91769122503#,,,,,,0#,,099432#
Meeting ID:  917 6912 2503
Passcode:  099432
URL:  https://des-wa.zoom.us/j/91769122503?pwd=TDAxS3R2bmxRanBlWkZXOEdIeWpRZz09

City of Tacoma aka Tacoma Power - DB
- Cushman 2 Unit 31 & 32 Rebuild Project

Federal Way School District - GC/CM
- Olympic View K-8 School Project

Prosser Public Hospital District - GC/CM
- Prosser Memorial Hospital Replacement Project

    Tacoma Public Schools - DB
    - Fawcett Elementary School Replacement Project

    Tacoma Public Schools - DB
    - Synthetic Fields Bundle Project

    Western Washington University - GC/CM
    - Electrical Engineering & Computer Science Facility Project

    White Salmon Valley Pool Metropolitan Park District - GC/CM
    - White Salmon Valley Pool Planning & Construction Project




    Meetings - Schedule and Deadlines

    Usual Location: Currently Closed

    Northwest Carpenters Union Facility,
    Main Conference Room 2nd Floor,
    25120 Pacific Highway South, Kent, Washington 98032

    Approved Meeting Dates for 2020

    • December 3, 2020 (Due to Holiday)
      - *Application Due date is 4 pm 10/20/2020

    Approved Meeting Dates for 2021

    • January 28, 2021  *Application Due date is 4 pm 12/21/2020
    • March 25, 2021  *Application Due date is 4 pm 2/19/2021
    • May 27, 2021  *Application Due date is 4 pm 4/20/2021
    • June 24, 2021  *Application Due date is 4 pm 5/20/2021
    • July 22, 2021  *Application Due date is 4 pm 6/21/2021
    • September 23, 2021  *Application Due date is 4 pm 8/20/2021
    • December 2, 2021  (Due to Holiday)
        *Application Due date is 4 pm 10/20/2021


    Public Body Certification/Recertification Application Forms

    CPARB Letter to Public Bodies applying for GC/CM Certification or Recertification

    All Certification applications are due by the 20th of the month prior to the next scheduled meeting*. Please submit all applications by 4pm to PRC@des.wa.gov

    *Recertification applications are still required to meet the 90-day application deadline to ensure timely review prior to certification expiration.

    Please contact us if you have questions or need clarification.


    Project Application Forms

    All applications are due by the 20th of the month prior to the next scheduled meeting. Please submit all applications by 4pm to PRC@des.wa.gov


    Appeal Process

    Final determinations by the Committee may be appealed to the Board within seven days by the public body or by an interested party. A written notice of an appeal must be provided to the Committee, and, as applicable, to the public body. CPARB shall resolve an appeal within forty-five (45) days of receipt of the appeal and shall send a written determination of its decision to the party making the appeal and to the appropriate public body, as applicable. The public body shall comply with the determination of the Board (2SHB 1506, Section 109).


    PRC Current Recruitment

    PRC Recruitment is separate from the CPARB Recruitment.
    Please see the below Recruitment Notice for more information.

    Operating Bylaws and Resources

    Training Resource Documents


    For Meeting Notification or Website Updates, Contact:

    Talia Baker
    Administrative Support
    (360) 407-8260