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The Keimig Associates SEPA Review and Rezone - SEP17-0015/REZ17-0005


The Keimig Associates Office Relocation – SEPA Review and Rezone

SEP17-0015 / REZ17-0005

The City of Auburn is issuing a Notice of Application (NOA), Notice of Public Hearing (NOH), and Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) 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: Rezone a 7,500 sq. ft. parcel from R-7 Residential (5-7 dwelling units per acre) to DUC, Downtown Urban Center to allow for conversion of an existing single-family house into a professional office.

Location: The project site is located at 307 ‘D’ St. SE, approximately 130 ft. north of 4th St. SE. King County Assessor Parcel No. 733140-0655.

Notice of Application: November 9, 2017

Permit Application: September 21, 2017

Complete Application: October 16, 2017

File No. SEP17-0015 / REZ17-0005

Applicant / Property OwnerAlan Keimig
The Keimig Associates
216 ‘A’ St. NW
Auburn, WA 98001

Studies/Plans Submitted with Application:   

  • Conceptual Site Plan, by The Keimig Associates
  • Trip Generation Letter, by Heath & Associates

Other Permits, Plans, and Approvals Needed:

  • SEPA: None

  • Rezone: Hearing Examiner and City Council Approval(s)

  • Development: Tenant Improvement / Change of Use 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 Public Works Design and Construction Standards.

Lead Agency: City of Auburn

The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have probable significant adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 43.21C.030(2)(c). This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the lead agency. This information is available to the public on request.

Public Comment Period: This may be your only opportunity to comment on the environmental impact of the proposal. All persons may comment on this application. This DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340(2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for 15 days from the date issued below. Comments must be in writing and submitted by 5:00 pm on November 27, 2017 to the mailing address of 25 W Main ST, Auburn, WA, 98001, or to the email below. 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, and request a copy of decisions once made.

Any person aggrieved of the City's determination may file an appeal with the Auburn City Clerk at 25 West Main Street, Auburn, WA 98001- 4998 within 14 days of the close of the comment period, or by 5:00 p.m. on December 11, 2017.

For questions regarding this project, please contact Thaniel Gouk, Senior Planner, via email or 253-804-5031.

Public Hearing: December 20, 2017

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.