NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing was scheduled to be held before the City Council on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 for this Annexation request; however, due to special circumstances, this item was removed from the City Council agenda and rescheduled for a public hearing before the City Council at or shortly after 7:00 p.m., on Tuesday, October 3, 2017, in the Shirley Huffman Auditorium of the Civic Center, 150 E Main Street, Hillsboro. At this hearing, the City Council will consider an application for annexation of a portion of right-of-way of NE Evergreen Road near NW Jackson School Road, approximately 1.24 acres in size, into the City limits of Hillsboro. The Portions of right-of-way to be annexed are located on NE Evergreen Road, east of NW Jackson School Road, and west of NE 15th Avenue. The road authority is Washington County. The applicable criteria for an annexation are listed in Metro Code Chapter 3.09.045 and 3.09.050 and Section 12.80.010 of the Community Development Code (CDC). The CDC may be viewed online at developmentcode or in the Planning Department office. Annexation of the right-of-way would also include its withdrawal from the Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue District. The staff report on this matter will be available on Monday, September 18, 2017 at 4:00 p.m. The staff report, the application materials, and the applicable criteria are available for public inspection at no cost, or copies can be provided at reasonable cost, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. weekdays, excluding holidays, in the Planning Department at the Civic Center, 150 E Main Street, 4th floor, Hillsboro, Oregon. All interested persons are invited to attend this meeting and will be given an opportunity to be heard concerning the proposal. Oral testimony will be taken in the following order: applicant; other proponents; opponents; and applicant’s rebuttal. Oral testimony should avoid repetition of issues, and should be based on the application or on the approval criteria listed above. ORS 197.763 provides that under certain circumstances, the record may remain open or a continuance may be granted upon the request of a participant. If you are unable to attend the hearing, you may submit a written statement to the Planning Director at the address shown below, on or before the hearing date. Telephone conversations cannot be accepted as testimony. Please reference the Case File No. on all written testimony. Pursuant to ORS 197.763, failure to raise an issue at the final evidentiary hearing, or by close of the record, in person or by letter, or failure to provide statements or evidence sufficient to afford the decision maker an opportunity to respond to the issue precludes appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals based on that issue. For more information contact: John Boren, Senior Planner, at (503) 681-5292 or by email at john.boren@hillsboro-oregon. gov. Publish 09/20, 09/27/2017. HT15917776

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Publication: OPC Legals

Section: OPC Legals

Start Date: 09/20/2017

End Date: 09/27/2017