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Notice of Application - Notice of Public Hearing Trautwein Property


Trautwein Property - Variance to Minimum Density to Allow for Future 3 Lot Short Plat


The City of Auburn is issuing a Notice of Application (NOA) and Notice of Hearing for the following described project. The permit applications and listed studies may be reviewed at the Auburn Community Development & Public Works Department at 1 E Main ST, 2nd Floor, Customer Service Center, Auburn, WA 98001.

Proposal: Request for a variance to decrease the minimum density standard of 5 dwelling units per acre to 3 dwelling units per acre in order to allow a future 3-lot short plat. The subject site is located in the R-7 Residential Zone, Seven Dwelling Units per Acre.

Location: The project site is located on the south side of the property at 3407 Academy Drive SE, King County Assessor Parcel No. 2721059013.

Notice of Application: November 10, 2017

Permit Application: October 3, 2017

Complete Application: October 26, 2017

File No. VAR17-0008

Applicant: Don Bieber
3407 Academy Drive SE
Auburn, WA 98092 

Property Owner: Debra Trautwein
3407 Academy Drive SE
Auburn, WA 98092

Studies/Plans Submitted with Application:

  • Site plan, prepared by AP Consulting Engineers, dated September 1, 2017


    Other Permits, Plans, and Approvals Needed:

  • Preliminary Short Plat, Grading Permit, Facility Extension Agreement (FAC), Final Short Plat, Building Permit

Statement of Consistency and List of Applicable Development Regulations:  This proposal is subject to and shall be consistent with the Auburn City Code, Comprehensive Plan, and Design and Construction Standards.

Public Comment Period: All persons may comment on this application. Comments must be in writing and received by the end of the 15-day comment period at 5:00 PM on November 27, 2017 to the mailing address of 25 W Main ST, Auburn, WA, 98001-4998. Any person wishing to become a party of record, shall include in their comments that they wish to receive notice of and participate in any hearings, if relevant, request a copy of decisions once made, and be made aware of appeal rights. For questions regarding this project, please contact Dustin Lawrence, AICP, Senior Planner, via email or 253-931-3092.

Public Hearing: The Hearing Examiner will conduct a public hearing on the Variance at City Hall Council Chambers, 25 W Main ST, Auburn, Washington 98001 on December 20, 2017 at 5:30pm.

For citizens with speech, sight or hearing disabilities wishing to review documents pertaining to this hearing, should contact the City of Auburn within 10 calendar days prior to the meeting, as to the type of service or equipment needed.  Each request will be considered individually according to the type of request, the availability of resources, and the financial ability of the City to provide the requested services or equipment.