NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOREST GROVE

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOREST GROVE PLANNING COMMISSION PROPOSED LEGISLATIVE AMENDMENTS TO THE FOREST GROVE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN MAP AND ZONING MAP NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Forest Grove Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, August 7, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. or thereafter, in the Community Auditorium, 1915 Main Street, Forest Grove, to review the following proposal: PROPOSAL: Legislative amendments the Forest Grove Comprehensive Plan Map and Zoning Map to re-designate two parcels from General Industrial to High Density Residential/ Residential Multifamily High. Location: 2323 and 2335 Cedar Street Washington County Tax Lots 1N331CA08600 & 1N331CA08700 Applicant: City of Forest Grove File Number: 311-17-000028-PLNG The Planning Commission will consider the proposal and make a recommendation for City Council consideration based on the following decision considerations, standards and criteria: Comprehensive Plan Map Amendments: Consistency with applicable Comprehensive Plan policies; Metro Regional Framework Plan, Metro Urban Growth Management Functional Plan; and Oregon Statewide Land Use Planning Goals. Zoning Map Amendments The zone map amendment is consistent with the Comprehensive Plan Map. The zone change is consistent with relevant goals and policies of the Comprehensive Plan as identified by the Community Development Director. The site is suitable for the proposed zone. The zone change is consistent with the adopted Transportation System Plan. Public facilities and services for water supply, sanitary waste disposal, storm water disposal and police and fire protection are capable of supporting uses allowed by the zone. The establishment of a zone district is not subject to the meeting of conditions. At this time and place, all persons will be given reasonable opportunity to give testimony about the proposal. If an issue is not raised in the hearing (in person or by letter) or if the issue is not explained in sufficient detail to allow the Planning Commission to respond to that issue, then that issue cannot be used as the basis for an appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals. If additional documents or evidence is provided in support of the application, any party shall be entitled to a continuance of the hearing. Unless there is a continuance, if a participant so requests before the conclusion of the initial evidentiary hearing, the record shall remain open for at least seven (7) days after the hearing. A copy of the staff report will be available for inspection seven days prior to the hearing; copies will be available at cost. Written comments or testimony may be submitted at the hearing, mailed, or e-mailed to Senior Planner Daniel Riordan, Community Development Department, 1924 Council Street, 503-992-3226, 9 am – 5 pm, driordan@forestgrove-or. gov. Anna D. Ruggles, CMC, City Recorder Published: Wednesday, August 2, 2017. FGNT15909603

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Publication: OPC Legals

Section: OPC Legals

Start Date: 08/02/2017

End Date: 08/02/2017