Contact Us

Getting Involved

To get involved with our agency, feel free to contact any of the staff members listed below or the appropriate Board representative from our member jurisdictions. The Benton-Franklin Council of Governments has adopted Public Participation Plan.

Another way to get involved is by attending one of our committee meetings.

How can you reach us?

Physical Address:
1622 Terminal Dr.
Richland, WA  99354

Mailing Address:
Benton-Franklin Council of Governments
P.O. BOX 217
Richland, WA  99352

Phone: (509) 943-9185
Fax: (509) 943-6756

Normal Business Hours:

Monday – Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm

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Where is the Benton-Franklin Council of Governments located?

Our office is located northwest of the intersection of SR 240 (Bypass Hwy.) and SR 224 (Van Geisen). From I-182, take SR 240 Northbound (towards Vantage) and continue until you see a sign for SR 224 Westbound (Van Geisen).  Take a left at this intersection, and then an immediate right onto Terminal Dr. Our office is the first building on the right side of the street (we’re the brick building before Columbia Basin Racquet Club).


Benton-Franklin Council of Governments
1622 Terminal Drive
Richland, WA  99354


Administration/Public Records:

–    Executive Director

Julia Cassidy – Secretary | Content Manager          

Magdelyn Monroy –  Receptionist

Community and Economic Development:
Stephanie Seamans – Community & Economic Development Manager
Fatima Traore –  Economic Development Coordinator

Transportation Programs Office:
Tanna Dole – Transportation Programs Manager
Len Pavelka – Transportation Planning Specialist III
Geoff Wagner – Transportation Planning Specialist II
Tony Kalmbach – Transportation Planning Specialist II

Weather Closures & Delays

Our agency follows the Hanford Site Adverse Weather Conditions Closure & Delay policy. To view the most recent employee weather advisory please visit or call the Hanford Hotline at (509) 376-9999

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