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Notice of Application & Hearing - City-Initiated Rezones in Response to Annual Comp Plan Amendments - REZ18-0001

City-Initiated Rezones in Response to Annual
Comprehensive Plan Amendments  

This notice is to inform you that the City of Auburn has received the following application that may be of interest to you.  The application may be reviewed at the City of Auburn Department of Planning and Development, 1 East Main Street, 2nd floor, Auburn, WA, 98001.

Nature of Project or Request:  City-initiated rezoning of five parcels in two locations to implement recent Comprehensive Plan map amendments; The first group is 4 privately-owned, previously developed parcels changing from "DUC, Downtown Urban Center" to "M1, Light Industrial" to recognize and be more compatible with developed status of the properties.  The other location is a 2.23-acre city-owned park parcel changing from "R-20, Residential Zone 20 Units to the Acre" to "I, Institutional" in response to recent City ownership as a developed park.

Location:  Five parcels in two locations consisting of: four contiguous parcels located east of C ST NW between W Main ST and 3rd ST NW, with the following addresses & parcel numbers: 5401600175/232 C ST NW; 5401600200/(No address); 5401600235/301 2nd ST NW; 5401600260/(No address) & a parcel located south of SE 310th ST, approx. 820 feet west of 124th Ave SE with the following parcel No. 0921059073 (no address).  

Application Date:  December 18, 2017

Date of Notice of Completeness: January 16, 2017

Date of Notice of Application: January 23. 2018

File No: REZ18-0001

Applicant: City of Auburn, Planning & Development Dept.

In addition to the rezone application, on September 19, 2017 the City issued a Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) SEP17-0014. 

Other Permits/Approvals Required:  No other permits are required prior to the decision on the rezone application; however, subsequent redevelopment, if proposed will be required to obtain all necessary permits or approvals that may include lot line adjustments, grading, facility extensions and building permits.

Additional Studies Provided with the Application:  None

Public Comment Period: You are invited to comment, request a copy of the decision, when available, and be made aware of any appeal rights.  Comments must be received in writing by the Auburn Department of Planning and Development at the mailing address: 25 West Main, Auburn, WA 98001-4998 and located at: 1 East Main Street, Auburn WA 98001 before 5:00 p.m. on February 2, 2018 (10 days) or presented at the public hearing. 

Public Hearings: A Planning Commission public hearing is required for the rezone application and is scheduled for 7:00 PM on February 6, 2018 in the Council Chambers at 25 West Main Street, Auburn WA 98001.   

Statement of Consistency and List of Applicable Development Regulations:  This proposal is subject to and shall be consistent with the City of Auburn Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Code, Surface and Stormwater Management Ordinance, Street & Utility Standards, International Building & Fire Codes.

If you have further comments or questions related to this application, you may contact Jeff Dixon, Principal Planner at 253-804-5033 or via email.  If you call or write, please reference File No. REZ18-0001.

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.

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