NOTICE OF PLANNING COMMISSION PUBLIC HEARING ON LAND USE APPLICATION COMMENT DEADLINE: On Monday, September 11, 2017, the City of Oregon City – Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall, 625 Center Street, Oregon City 97045 on the following Type III Land Use Application. Any interested party may testify at the public hearing or submit written testimony at or prior to the close of the Planning Commission hearing. Written comments on these Type III Land Use Application must be received by the Oregon City Planning Division, no later than 3:30 p.m. on August 28, 2017 to be included in the Staff Report. Comments received after this date will be provided to the Planning Commission at the hearing. The public record will remain open until the Planning Commission closes the public hearing. FILE NUMBER: VR 17-05: Variance APPLICANT: Travis Moffatt, 6100 SE 111th Ave, Portland, OR 97267 OWNER: Denis Sweeten, 1015 Molalla Ave, Oregon City, OR 97045 REPRESENTATIVE: Corinne Celko, Emerge Law Group, 805 SW Broadway, Ste. 2400, Portland, Oregon 97205 REQUEST: Variance from OCMC 17.54.110.(C)(1), to locate a marijuana retail dispensary (The Green Planet) within 250 feet of a public park (Mountainview Cemetery). WEBSITE: LOCATION: 1015 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045 Clackamas County Map 3-2E-05BD, Tax Lot 00402 CONTACT PERSON: Pete Walter, AICP, Planner (503) 496-1568, Email: NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: Barclay Hills Neighborhood Association CRITERIA: Administration and Procedures are set forth in Chapter 17.50, MUC – Mixed Use Corridor in Chapter 17.29, Marijuana Businesses in Chapter 17.54.110, and Variances in Chapter 17.60 of the Oregon City Municipal Code. The City Code Book is available on-line at The application and all documents submitted by or on behalf of the applicant are available for inspection at no cost and copies will be provided at reasonable cost at the Oregon City Planning Division, 221 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. The staff report, with all the applicable approval criteria, will also be available for inspection seven days prior to the hearing. Copies of these materials may be obtained for a reasonable cost in advance. Please be advised that any issue that is intended to provide a basis for appeal must be raised before the close of the Planning Commission hearing, in person or by letter, with sufficient specificity to afford the Planning Commission and the parties an opportunity to respond to the issue. Failure to raise an issue with sufficient specificity will preclude any appeal on that issue. The decision of the Planning Commission may be appealed to the City Commission by parties with standing within fourteen (14) calendar days of the notice of decision. Any appeal will be based on the record. The procedures that govern the hearing will be posted at the hearing and are found in OCMC Chapter 17.50 and ORS 197.763. A city-recognized neighborhood association requesting an appeal fee waiver pursuant to OCMC 17.50.290(C) must officially approve the request through a vote of its general membership or board at a duly announced meeting prior to the filing of an appeal. Publish 08/09/2017. CLK15912233

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Publication: OPC Legals

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