On Monday, February 11, 2013, at 6:30 p.m., the City of Lake Oswego Planning Commission will hold a continued public hearing to consider LU 08-0059A, a request from Kenneth Sandblast, Planning Resources; Andrea Marek, RB Pamplin Corporation; Randy Reeve and Emerald Pacific Builders, Inc. (dba American Heritage Homes). The meeting will be held in the City Council Chamber located in Lake Oswego City Hall at 380 A Avenue. This hearing is continued from November 26, 2012.
The applicants wish to expand the West Lake Grove Design District with additional WLG Office Commercial/Neighborhood Commercial (OC/NC) zoned property in order to develop this area with the amount of commercial and residential development that was originally intended for the West Lake Grove Design District. The applicants are requesting the following:
• Amendment of the West Lake Grove Design District boundary to include 4855 Upper Drive (21E07DD04300);
• Comprehensive Plan & Zoning Map amendments from R-7.5 to WLG OC on northern two thirds of Tax Lot 4300 & WLG R-2.5 on the southern one third; Zoning Map amendment to parking reserves & building areas on Tax Lots 4400, 4500;
• Comprehensive Plan and Zoning Map amendment to change the WLG R-2.5 designation on the southwest corner of Tax Lot 4400, south east corner of Tax Lot 4500 to uniform designation of WLG OC; Community Development Code;
• Text amendments for LOC Appendices 50.05.005 A through D; and J through M for Tax Lots 4300, 4400 & 4500 (including the revision of Figure 50.50.05.005 c in the Community Development Code to remove the future access driveway on Tax Lot 4400 connecting Boones Ferry Road and Upper Drive.
The properties are located at:
Vacant Lot (formerly 4855 Upper Drive), 21E07DD04300
4905 Upper Drive, 21E07DD04400
16710 Boones Ferry Road, 21E07DD04500
A copy of the proposed amendments is on file in the Planning & Building Services Department at City Hall. Since the time allowed for public testimony is limited, you are urged to review the record and be thoroughly familiar with it if you plan to testify.
NOTE: Failure to raise an issue in a hearing, in person or by letter accompanied by statements or evidence sufficient to afford the Planning Commission an opportunity to respond to the issue precludes appeal to the City Council and the Oregon Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA) based on that issue.
Staff coordinator is Paul Espe, Associate Planner, (503) 697-6577. For additional information, visit the City’s website at:
Publish 01/31/2013. LOR12897