PUBLIC HEARING ITEM: An appeal has been filed on the land use application referenced above. The Hearings Officer will conduct a public hearing on this matter beginning at 7:00 pm on Monday, February 12, 2018, in the Town Hall of the Tigard Civic Center at 13125 SW Hall Blvd., Tigard, Oregon 97223. Anyone wishing to present written testimony on this proposed action may do so by sending it to Lina Smith, Assistant Planner in the City of Tigard Planning Division, 13125 SW Hall Blvd., Tigard, OR 97223, or Include the Case ID Number: HOP2017-00035. We need to receive your written comments by 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 01, 2018, in order to have your comments considered as part of the staff report. Written comments are accepted by the Hearings Officer until the close of the hearing, but those received after February 01, 2018 will not be addressed in the staff report. Anyone wishing to present oral testimony may do so at the hearing. – VIRGINIA HILL, LCSW – HOME OCCUPATION PERMIT CASE NO. HOP2017-00035 REQUEST: An appeal has been filed on the approval of a Type II Home Occupation Permit, which was approved by the Director on December 4, 2017. The applicant’s proposal is to provide in-home counseling services, three (3) days a week, at 12418 SW 131st Avenue. Clients will be seen by appointment only, between the hours of 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. The home occupation will utilize 500 square feet of an existing residence. Counseling will be provided for children and women experiencing grief and loss, coping with cancer issues, and life transitions. No external changes to the property are proposed as part of this application. LOCATION: 12418 SW 131st Avenue; WCTM 2S104AB, Tax Lot 8900. TIGARD ZONING DESIGNATION: R-25: Medium High-Density Residential District. APPLICABLE REVIEW CRITERIA: Tigard Community Development Code Chapter 18.742. What You Should Know About This Type III-HO Administrative Appeal Proposal This proposal requires a quasi-judicial Type III-HO land use hearing in front of the Hearings Officer. The goal of this notice is to invite interested parties to participate early in the decision-making process by submitting comments in writing during the open comment period or through oral testimony at the public hearing. The Community Development Department will be making a recommendation to the Hearings Officer on this proposal; the staff report will be available for review at least seven days prior to the hearing. The final decision will be made by the Hearings Officer after consideration of relevant evidence and public comments received during the open comment period and at the hearing. The decision will be mailed to the applicant and anyone who submitted written comments or is otherwise entitled to a decision notice. Public Information Requests: a copy of the application, documents and evidence considered will be contained in the public record and available for public review. If you would like to review this material at no cost, please schedule an appointment with Lina Smith, Assistant Planner at (503) 718-2438 or If you wish to receive copies of the materials, city staff will prepare them for you at a reasonable cost. Public Comment and Hearing Process Information The public hearing on this matter will be conducted in accordance with the Tigard Development Code, Chapter 18.390 and rules of procedure adopted by the Tigard City Council which are available online or by request at City Hall. At the hearing, the Hearings Officer will receive a staff report and presentation from the assigned planner, open the public hearing, and invite both oral and written testimony. The Hearings Officer may continue the public hearing to an additional meeting date in order to obtain more information, or may close the public hearing and take action on the application. If evidence in support of the application is submitted less than seven days prior to the public hearing, any party is entitled to request a continuance of the hearing. If there is no continuance granted at the hearing, any participant in attendance may request that the record remain open for at least seven additional days after the hearing. Appeal Information Failure to raise any issue regarding this proposal, either in person or in writing prior to the close of the public hearing, or failure to provide testimony or sufficient evidence to allow the Hearings Officer to respond to the issue, precludes an appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals based on that issue. Failure of any party to address the relevant approval criteria with sufficient specificity may preclude subsequent appeals to the Land Use Board of Appeals or Circuit Court on that issue. Comments directed at the relevant approval criteria (Tigard Development Code) are what constitute relevant evidence. Details regarding the appeal process and requirements are contained within Tigard Development Code Chapter 18.390. There is a fee charged for appeals. Notice to Mortgagee, Lienholder, Vendor, or Seller The Tigard Development Code requires that if you receive this notice it shall be promptly forwarded to the purchaser. Publish 01/18/2018. TT26454

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2018/01/18

End Date: 2018/01/18

Court Number: HOP2017-0035



County: Washington