NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AMENDING FOREST GROVE DEVELOPMENT CODE FILE NO. 311-18-000029-PLNG

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AMENDING FOREST GROVE DEVELOPMENT CODE FILE NO. 311-18-000029-PLNG NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Forest Grove City Council will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, October 8, 2018, 7:00 p.m. or thereafter, in the Community Auditorium, 1915 Main Street, Forest Grove, to consider the following request. The proposed ordinance, if enacted by the City Council, would take effect 30 days immediately after enactment unless City Council declares an emergency. –Amend the Forest Grove Development Code Article 8, Hazards and Resources, and Article 12, Definitions, to revise Flood Damage Prevention Regulations and Definitions. The Forest Grove City Council will consider the proposal and base a decision on the following review criteria. Comments in response to this proposal must address specific review criteria: Development Code Text Amendments (DC 10.2.630) A. The text amendment is consistent with the relevant goals and policies of the Forest Grove Comprehen- sive Plan. B. The text amendment is consistent with the relevant statewide and regional planning goals, program and rules. At the time and place of the public hearing, 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 City Council to respond to the issue, then that issue cannot be used as the basis for an appeal to the Land Use Board of Appeals (LUBA). If additional documents or evidence are provided in support of an 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 proposal may be obtained from City Engineer Robert A. Foster, Engineering Department, 9am-5pm, 1928 Council Street, rfoster@forestgrove-or.gov or (503) 992-3228. A copy of the staff report and proposed ordinance are available for inspection before the hearing at the City Recorder’s Office or by visiting the City’s website at www.forestgrove-or.gov. Written comments or testimony may be submitted at the hearing or sent to the attention of the City Recorder’s Office, P. O. Box 326, 1924 Council Street, Forest Grove, OR 97116, prior to the hearing. Anna D. Ruggles, CMC, City Recorder Publish October 3, 2018. FGNT70885

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2018/10/03

End Date: 2018/10/03

Owner: City of Forest Grove

City: FOREST GROVE

County: Washington