NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOREST GROVE PLANNING COMMISSION A PUBLIC HEARING will be held before the Forest Grove Planning Commission to review the following: _________________________________________________ ITEM: Appeal of Community Director’s interpretation of Development Code Section 10.12.210(B) Marijuana Processor. File Number: 311-17-000002-PLNG Location: 1714 Pacific Avenue (Washington County tax lot 1S4 01AA-300) Appellant: Jason Parkinson Criteria: Development Code Section 10.2.500 Director’s Interpretation; and Section 10.12.210 Meaning of Specific Words and Terms. Background: The appellant wishes to lease a space in the Community Commercial zone district for a marijuana product manufacturing company. The Director has determined that the proposed use would fall under the definition of marijuana processor which is not a use permitted in the Community Commercial zone district. The appellant is appealing this determination. _________________________________________________ This Public Hearing will take place before the Forest Grove Planning Commission on Monday, February 20, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Auditorium, 1915 Main Street, in Forest Grove. At this time and place all persons will be given a reasonable opportunity to give testimony about this proposal. If an issue is not raised in the hearing (by person or by letter) or if the issue is not explained in sufficient detail to allow the Commission to respond to the issue, then that issue cannot be used for an appeal to the City Council or the Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA). 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, 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. Information pertaining to this request may be obtained from Community Development Director Jon Holan at the Community Development Department, 1924 Council Street, (503) 992-3224, between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ( The staff report will be available seven days prior to the hearing; copies will be available at cost. This notice is sent by the authority of the Forest Grove City Council. Anna D. Ruggles, CMC, City Recorder Published: February 15, 2017. FGNT15884108

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Publication: OPC Legals

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