Ranch House Barbecue destroyed by flooding in 2007

Ranch House Barbecue v. State of Washington Department of Natural Resources – $800,000 Settlement for Landslide Damage

About the case

A December 2007 storm in Western Washington caused a landslide which demolished a local restaurant, the award-winning Ranch House BBQ.  The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) allowed massive clear cutting, causing the landslide that destroyed Ranch House.

Result

  • Settlement: $800,000

Cause Number

  • Thurston County, No. 08-2-02780-2

Defendant(s)

  • State of Washington Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

Attorney(s)

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