NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOREST GROVE CITY COUNCIL NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Forest Grove City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, March 20, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. or thereafter, at the Forest Grove Community Auditorium, 1915 Main Street, to review the following proposal: _________________________________________ PROPOSAL: A legislative amendment to Forest Grove Development Code 10.8.130 Widths and Locations of Driveways and Curb Cuts. The purpose of the amendment is to provide flexibility for driveway widths in residential zones. The current maximum driveway width is 24 feet; the amendment, if approved, would allow some driveways to have a maximum width of 30 feet. Applicant: Venture Properties, Inc. File Number: 311-16-000189-PLNG The proposal will be reviewed based on the following Development Code Review criteria: 1. The text amendment is consistent with the relevant goals and policies of the Comprehensive Plan; and 2. The text amendment is consistent with the relevant statewide and regional planning goals, programs and rules. ______________________________________ At this time and place, all persons will be given reasonable opportunity to give testimony about this proposal responding to the review criteria. 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 City Council to respond to the issue, then that issue cannot be used for an appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals. 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 days after the hearing. Information pertaining to this request, including requesting a continuance or submitting written comments, may be obtained from Senior Planner James Reitz at the Community Development Department, PO Box 326, 1924 Council Street, (503) 992-3233 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ( The staff report will be available seven days prior to the hearing. A copy of the report is available for inspection before the hearing at the City Recorder’s Office or by visiting the City’s website at Anna D. Ruggles, CMC, City Recorder City of Forest Grove Published Wednesday, March 15, 2017 NewsTimes Publish 03/15/2017. FGNT15887414

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Publication: OPC Legals

Section: OPC Legals

Start Date: 03/15/2017

End Date: 03/15/2017