Laudermilk Wtld NOA/DNS SEP19-0015


The City of Auburn is issuing a Notice of Application (NOA) and Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) for the following described project. The permit applications and listed studies may be reviewed at the Auburn Department of Community Development at One E Main St., 2nd Floor, Customer Service Center, Auburn, WA 98001.

Proposal: The applicant proposes to remove approximately 361 cubic yards of onsite un-permitted fill, 91 cubic yards of which is located within a known Category II Wetland and Class II Stream buffer. The fill would be placed outside of all critical areas and spread throughout the site.  The areas of removed fill would be revegetated with a mix of wetland grasses, similar to what existed prior to fill.

Location: The site is located at the southeast corner of 124th Ave SE and SE 282nd St, 12411 SE 282nd Street.

Notice of Application: 
February 13, 2020

Application Complete:
May 24, 2019

Permit Application:
April 25, 2019

File Nos. 
SEP19-0015 & GRA19-0018

J.S. Jones and Associates, Inc.
P.O. Box 1908
Issaquah, WA 98027

Property Owner: 
Steven Laudermilk
12411 SE 282nd St
Auburn, WA 98030

Studies/Plans Submitted With Application:
Critical Area Study (PDF), prepared by J.S. Jones & Associates, Inc., dated April 22, 2019
Corrective Action Plan (PDF), prepared by J.S. Jones & Associates, Inc., dated July 29, 2019
SEPA Environmental Checklist (PDF), prepared by J.S. Jones & Associates, Inc.

Other Permits, Plans, and Approvals Needed:

  • Grading 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 197-11-355; 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 February 28, 2020 to the mailing address of 25 W Main ST, Auburn, WA, 98001 or emailed to the contact 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 March 13, 2020.

For questions regarding this project, please contact Dustin Lawrence, AICP, Senior Planner, at or 253-931-3092.

Public Hearing: N/A