NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING PLANNING COMMISSION HEARING DATE: On August 13, 2018 the City of Oregon City – Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. in the City Hall Commission Chambers at City Hall, 625 Center Street, Oregon City 97045 to consider the following Type IV application: FILE NUMBER: LEG 18-00001 APPLICANT: City of Oregon City Planning Division, 625 Center Street, Oregon City, OR 97045 REQUEST: Amendments to various Chapters of the Oregon City Municipal Code. Includes changes to increase housing choices and other regulations that govern property development and land use processes. LOCATION: City-wide CONTACT PERSON: Pete Walter, AICP, Planner (503) 496.1568 NEIGHBORHOOD ASSN: City-wide CRITERIA: Administration and Procedures set forth in Chapter 17.50 and Zoning Changes and Amendments in Chapter 17.68 of the Oregon City Municipal Code. An electronic version of the proposed amendments is available on the city’s website www.orcity.org and www.orcity.org/planning/housing-and-other-development-and-zoning-code-amendments. THIS IS TO NOTIFY YOU THAT THE CITY OF OREGON CITY HAS PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE OREGON CITY MUNICIPAL CODE TO INCREASE HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES AND OTHER CHANGES THAT MAY AFFECT THE PERMISSIBLE USES AND VALUE OF PROPERTY. THIS PROPOSAL DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CHANGES TO THE ADOPTED ZONING MAP OR ANY CITY-INITIATED CONSTRUCTION OR DEVELOPMENT The Planning Commission will review the proposal at work sessions on July 9th and July 23rd. On August 13th, the City of Oregon City Planning Commission will hold a public hearing regarding the adoption of Ordinance Number 18-1009 (Planning File LEG 18-00001) to consider proposed code revisions. The City Commission will hold public hearings on the matter once the Planning Commission has made a recommendation. All meetings will be held at Oregon City, City Hall, 625 Center Street, Oregon City at 7pm unless otherwise noticed. Any interested party may testify at the hearings or submit written comments at or prior to the public hearings while the record is open. All hearing materials are available at www.orcity.org seven days prior to the public hearings. The ordinance and code changes are available at the Oregon City Planning Division (698 Warner Parrott Rd) or at www.orcity.org/planning/housing-and-other-development-and-zoning-code-amendments. It is anticipated that these documents will be revised during the review process until final adoption by the Oregon City City Commission. You are also invited to review the proposal at an open house to be held at City Hall on July 23rd from 4-6pm. Additional information may be found by calling (971) 204-0420. The application and all documents submitted by or on behalf of the applicant are available for inspection at no cost at the Oregon City Planning Division, 698 Warner Parrott Road, from 8:30AM-3:30PM. 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. Any interested party may testify at the public hearing or submit written testimony at or prior to the hearing. Written comments must be received at City Hall by July 27, 2018 to be included in the Planning Commission staff report. Written comments received after this date will be forwarded to the Planning Commission at the hearing. The procedures that govern the hearing will be posted at the hearing and are found in OCMC Chapter 17.50 and ORS 197.763. Please be advised that any issue that is intended to provide a basis for appeal must be raised before the close of the hearing, in person or by letter, with sufficient specificity to afford the Planning Commission, the City 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. Any appeal will be based on the record. Contact (503) 657-0891 for more information. A city-recognized neighborhood association requesting an appeal fee waiver pursuant to 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 July 11, 2018. CLK57414

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Publication: CLK OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2018/07/11

End Date: 2018/07/12

Owner: Oregon City Planning Division

City: OREGON CITY

County: Clackamas