PSERN Code Amendment NOPH

PSERN – Code Amendment 
Emergency Wireless Communication Facility

The Planning Commission of the CITY OF AUBURN, Washington, will conduct a public hearing on April 2, 2019 at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers of the Auburn City Hall located at 25 W. Main St., Auburn WA 98001 on the following described project.

PROPOSAL: Amend Auburn City Code Chapter 18.04 (Definitions), Chapter 18.31 (Supplemental Development Standards), and Chapter 18.35 (Special Purpose Zones) to established a new land use category of “emergency wireless communication facility (WCF)” and allow siting of emergency WCFs in the I, Institutional zoning district.

FILE NO.: ZOA18-0001

APPLICANT: Pyramid Network Services, LLC (Pyramid)/Puget Sound Emergency Radio Network (PSERN), Pete James, 6519 Towpath Rd., East Syracuse, NY 13057

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD: Any interested person is invited to appear and express comments or opinions.  Written comments may be submitted up until and at the public hearing to Alexandria Teague, Planner II, Dept. of Community Development, 25 W. Main St., Auburn, WA  98001-4998 or via email at  If you have further comments or questions, please contact Alexandria Teague, via email at or 253-931-3088.  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.