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Archive for September 2010

NOTICE OF APPLICATION

NOTICE OF APPLICATION
Pursuant to Section 50.40.4 of the Beaverton Development Code, public notice of the following development application is being provided:
DR 2009-0019 Jenkins Junction Parking Modifications
The applicant seeks Design Review Two approval to modify the existing parking lot and landscaping to add an additional 8 parking spaces and make minor changes to the existing landscaping. The property is located at 16755 SW Baseline Rd. at SW Jenkins Rd. The 1.13 acre site is tax lot 700 of Washington County Assessor’s Map 1S106DA.
To be addressed in the staff report, written comments on the above development proposal shall be submitted no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 8, 2010. Mailed written comments shall be sent to the Development Services Division, PO Box 4755, Beaverton, OR 97076. Written comments submitted in person shall be delivered to the Development Services Division, 2nd Floor, Beaverton City Hall, 4755 SW Griffith Drive.
The Beaverton Facilities Review Committee will hold a technical meeting with the applicant on the above development application on Wednesday, October 14, 2010. The Facilities Review Committee will forward a recommendation to the Director on the above application based on its conformity to the technical criteria specified in Section 40.03 of the Development Code.
The decision-making authority for the above application is the Director. Any decision on the above development application shall be based on the Approval Criteria contained in Code Sections 40.03 Facilities Review and 40.20.15.2.C Design Review Two of the Beaverton Development Code.
Pursuant to Section 50.40.10, the Director shall issue a written decision on the above development application on approximately Wednesday, October 27, 2010.
For more information contact the Development Services Division at (503) 526-2348. Copies of the staff report are available for inspection at the Development Services Division Planning Counter or may be purchased at reasonable cost. Staff reports are published approximately fourteen (14) calendar days after the Facilities Review Committee meeting. 16th day of September, 2010
Steven A. Sparks, AICP, Development Services Manager,
City of Beaverton
Publish 09/23/2010. VT8224

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF WEST LINN
CITY COUNCIL
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
FOR STREET VACATION

FILE NO. MISC-10-19

The West Linn City Council, at its scheduled meeting on Monday, October 11, 2010, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall (located at 22500 Salamo Road, West Linn, OR) will hold a public hearing to consider a street vacation request by the City of West Linn.  On September 15, 2010 the City of West Linn filed a petition to vacate a portion of the 60 foot wide Oxford Street right-of-way located east of Bittner Street as well as the intersecting 10 foot wide alley that bisects Sunset Park and which generally is located between Oxford Street and Long Street.  The decision by the City Council will consider all applicable provisions of ORS 271.

Anyone wishing to present written testimony on this proposed action may do so in writing prior to, or at the public hearing.  Oral testimony may also be presented at the public hearing.  At the public hearing, the City Council will receive a staff report presentation from the City Planner; and invite both oral and written testimony.  The City Council may continue the public hearing to another meeting to obtain additional information, or close the public hearing and take action on the application.

All documents and applicable criteria in the above-noted file are available for inspection at no cost, also available on our web site at http://westlinnoregon.gov/planning/oxford-street-vacation-portion-row or copies can be obtained for a minimal charge per page.  At least 10 days prior to the hearing, a copy of the staff report will be available for inspection.  For further information, please contact Chris Kerr, Senior Planner, at City Hall, 22500 Salamo Road, West Linn, OR (for fastest results e-mail ckerr@westlinnoregon.gov or phone 503-723-2538).

Failure to raise an issue in person or by letter at some point prior to the close of the hearing, or failure to provide sufficient specificity to afford the decision maker an opportunity to respond to the issue, may preclude an appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals based on that issue.

TERESA ZAK
Planning Commission Administrative Asst.
Publish 09/23, 09/30/2010.                    WLT9696

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

CITY OF WEST LINN
PLANNING COMMISSION
PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE
FILE NO. CUP-10-04

The West Linn Planning Commission is scheduled to hold a public hearing on Wednesday, October 6, 2010, at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chambers of City Hall (located at 22500 Salamo Road, West Linn, OR) to consider the request of the West Linn Public Works Department for a 1,344 square foot parking enclosure at the existing Operations Facility at 4100 Norfolk Street.  Because the Operations Facility exists as a conditional use in the R-10 zoning district, this enlargement requires approval of a new conditional use permit. Conditional use standards are found in Chapter 60 of the Community Development Code (CDC).  A decision to approve or deny the applicant’s request will be based on the conditions in Chapter 60, as well as other applicable standards of the CDC.

Site located at 4100 Norfolk Street, West Linn, Oregon.

The complete application in the above noted file is available for inspection at no cost at City hall or via the web site http://westlinnoregon.gov/planning/4100-norfolk-street-west-linn-public-works-covered-parking-building , or copies can be obtained for a minimal charge per page.  At least ten days prior to the hearing, a copy of the staff report will be available for inspection.  A site plan is attached.  For further information, please contact Zach Pelz, Special Projects Planner, at City Hall, 22500 Salamo Road, West Linn, OR  97068, zpelz@westlinnoregon.gov, or (503) 723-2542.

The hearing will be conducted in accordance with the rules of Section 99.170 of the CDC, adopted December 14, 1987, Ordinance 1129.  Anyone wishing to present written testimony on this proposed action may do so in writing prior to, or at the public hearing.  Oral testimony may be presented at the public hearing.  At the public hearing, the Planning Commission will receive a staff report presentation from the City Planner; and invite both oral and written testimony.  The Planning Commission may continue the public hearing to another meeting to obtain additional information, or close the public hearing and take action on the application.  If a person submits evidence in support of the application, any party is entitled to request a continuance of the hearing.  If there is no continuance granted at the hearing, any participant in the hearing may request that the record remain open for at least seven days after the hearing.  Failure to raise an issue in person or by letter at some point prior to the close of the hearing, or failure to provide sufficient specificity to afford the decision maker an opportunity to respond to the issue, precludes an appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA) based on that issue.

TERESA ZAK
Planning Administrative Assistant
Publish 09/23/2010.                            WLT9695

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

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Publish 09/23, 09/30/2010. TT11491

PUBLIC HEARING ITEM:

PUBLIC HEARING ITEM:
The following will be considered by the Tigard City Council on Tuesday, October 12, 2010 at 7:30 PM at the Tigard Civic Center – Town Hall, 13125 SW Hall Blvd., Tigard, Oregon.
Public oral or written testimony is invited. The public hearing on this matter will be held under Title 18 and rules of procedure adopted by the Council and available at City Hall or the rules of procedure set forth in Section 18.390.060.E.
Further information may be obtained from the City of Tigard Planning Division (Staff contact: Judith Gray) at 13125 SW Hall Blvd., Tigard, Oregon 97223 or by calling 503-718-2557.
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT
(CPA) 2010-00001
TIGARD COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT
TO ADOPT THE TIGARD 2035
TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM PLAN

REQUEST: To amend the current Tigard Comprehensive Plan Goal 12: Transportation and the Tigard Public Facility Plan to incorporate the Tigard 2035 Transportation System Plan. The complete text of the proposed amendment can be viewed on the City’s website at http://www.tigard-or.gov/code_ amendments. LOCATION: Citywide. ZONE: All City Zoning Districts. APPLICABLE REVIEW CRITERIA: Community Development Code Chapters 18.380 and 18.390; Comprehensive Plan Goals 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 ,12, 13, 14, and Special Planning Area: Downtown; the Regional Transportation System Plan; the Oregon Highway Plan; Oregon Administrative Rule 66-12; and Statewide Planning Goals 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, and 14.
Publish 09/23/2010. TT11493

NOTICE OF INTERESTED PERSONS

NOTICE OF INTERESTED PERSONS
ESTATE OF LUCY GALVIN CROWLEY, DECEASED
Notice is hereby given that Kevin G. Crowley at 13045 SW Tamera Lane, Tigard OR 97223; and Timothy N. Crowley at 7117 SW Iron Horse St, Wilsonville, OR 97070, have been appointed co-personal representatives of the above estate by the Circuit Court of the State of Oregon for the County of Washington, Case No. C10-0412PE. All persons having claims against the estate are required to present the same within four months after the date of first publication of this notice to the co-personal representatives at the office of Samuel A. Hall, Jr., Attorney at Law, 12455 SW 68th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97223, or said claims may be barred. All persons whose rights may be affected by this proceeding may obtain additional information from the records of the Court, from the co-personal representatives, or from the attorney for the personal representatives.
DATED and first published this 23rd day of September, 2010.

Samuel A. Hall, Jr., Attorney at Law
12455 SW 68th Avenue, Portland OR 97223
Publish 09/23, 09/30, 10/07/2010. T11492

NOTICE OF BOARD MEETING

PUBLIC NOTICE
The Columbia Drainage Vector Control District’s monthly Board of Trustees meeting will be held at 7:00 pm. on Wednesday, September 29th, 2010 at Fultano’s pizza in Clatskanie.
Publish 09/22, 09/29/2010. SCS708

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Monday, October 4, 2010

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Columbia County Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from James Smejkal, who has submitted an application for a Conditional Use Permit for a dwelling in the forest use area. The subject property is zoned Primary Forest (PF-76) and is identified by Tax Map No. 5423-031-01500 and is located near 62424 Nehalem Highway N. approximately 2,000 feet west of the intersection with Scappoose Vernonia Highway. CU 11-02

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Columbia County Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from The Columbia Soil and Water Conservation District, who has submitted an application for a Determination of Similar Use of the Warren Grange Building Use -as similar to- Facilities and Space for the Columbia Soil Water and Conservation District (CSWC) Use. The determination would allow the continuation a Non-Conforming Grange, Community Service Institutional use, in the present Grange building to be modified for CSWC Use. The subject property is zoned Single Family Residential (R-10) and is identified as Tax Map No. 4108-031-02800. The site is located at 35285 Millard Road. DSU 11-01

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Columbia County Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing regarding a request from the City of Scappoose, who has submitted an application with maps for a Comprehensive Plan Amendment to expand the City of Scappoose Urban Growth Boundary by approximately 380 aces to facilitate Commercial and Industrial Growth. PA 11-01

SAID PUBLIC HEARING will be held before the Columbia County Planning Commission on Monday, October 4, 2010,at 230 Strand, St. Helens, Oregon, starting at or after 6:30 p.m., at which time proponents and opponents of the proposed application will be heard.

The criteria to be used in deciding the request will be found in some or all of the following documents and laws, as revised from time to time: Oregon Revised Statutes ORS 197.763; Oregon Administrative Rules; Columbia County Comprehensive Plan; Columbia County Zoning Ordinance. The specific criteria applicable to this request is listed and evaluated in the staff report.

A copy of the application, all documents and evidence relied upon by the applicant, and the staff report are available for inspection at no cost and will be provided at reasonable cost at least 7 days prior to the Commission hearing from Land Development Services, County Courthouse Annex, St. Helens, OR, 97051.

If additional documents or evidence are provided in support of the application, any party shall be entitled to a continuance of the hearing. Unless there is a continuance and if a participant so requests before the conclusion of the evidentiary hearing, the record shall remain open for at least seven days after the hearing.

At each hearing, the applicant has the burden of presenting substantial evidence showing that the application meets all of the applicable criteria. Following presentation of the staff report, the applicant and other persons in favor of the application will be allowed to address the commission, explaining how the evidence submitted meets the applicable criteria. Following the applicant’s presentation, any person in opposition to the application may present evidence and argument against the application. The applicant will then have the opportunity to rebut any evidence or arguments presented in opposition. After the presentation of evidence and arguments, the public hearing record will be closed.

The Commission will then make a tentative decision to be followed by approval of a written order and a statement of findings and conclusions supporting the decision, which will be mailed to all parties at a later date. The Commission may, at its discretion, continue the hearing from time to time at the request of the parties or on its own motion as necessary to afford substantial justice and comply with the law.

Additional information about this application may be obtained from the Planning Division of the Land Development Services Department, at (503) 397-1501.

September 22, 2010

THE PLANNING COMMISSION
Guy Letourneau, Chairman
Publish 09/22/2010. SCS707

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

The City of Lake Oswego Development Review Commission will hold a public meeting in the City Council Chambers located in City Hall at 380 “A” Avenue, Lake Oswego, Oregon on Monday, October 4, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. to consider the following application:

LU 10-0045, a request by Oswego Investors, LLC, for approval of the following:

Approval of a Conditional Use Permit and a Development Review Permit to construct a 265-square foot addition to the existing Lake Twin Theatre. In addition, the applicant is requesting a variance to the Sign Code in order to install a sign on the existing spire, per LOC 47.12.500.

Location of Property: 40 North State St. (Tax Lot 2800 of Tax Map 21E 10 AA). Staff coordinator is Debra Andreades, Senior Planner.

Publish 09/23/2010. LOR12628

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
ADOPTION OF CITY OF FOREST GROVE
TRANSPORTATION SYSTEM PLAN UPDATE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Forest Grove City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, September 27, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. or thereafter, in the Community Auditorium, 1915 Main Street, Forest Grove, to consider adopting the proposed City of Forest Grove Transportation System Plan Update. The major outcomes of the City’s Transportation System Plan Update include:
• Extends the planning horizon to 2030
• Re-establishes goals and policies related to transportation
• Identifies the most valuable transportation system improvements that can be reasonable funded over the next 20 to 25 years
• Refreshes the capital project list for all transportation modes
This hearing is open to the public and interested parties are encouraged to attend. Only those persons who participate in the hearing either orally or in writing may file an appeal of the Transportation System Plan to the Land Use Board of Appeals. A copy of the staff report and proposed Transportation System Plan Update is available for inspection before the hearing at the City Recorder’s Office or by visiting the City’s website at www.forestgrove-or.gov. Written comments or testimony may be submitted at the hearing or sent to the attention of the City Recorder’s Office, PO Box 326, 1924 Council Street, Forest Grove, OR 97116, prior to the hearing. For further information, please call Anna Ruggles, City Recorder, at 503.992.3235.

Anna D. Ruggles, CMC, City Recorder
City of Forest Grove
Publish 09/22/2010. FGNT7088