NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE THE CITY COUNCIL (LOC 50.07.003.7.g)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE THE CITY COUNCIL (LOC 50.07.003.7.g) Hearing Date, Time, and Location: Tuesday, December 7, 2021; 5:30 p.m. COVID-19: The health, safety, and wellness of our community and staff continues to be the City’s top priority. Face coverings are required for attending in-person meetings as well as maintaining social distance. This meeting will be conducted in-person at City Hall and an option for participating remotely via Zoom is also available. The meeting will be livestreamed on the City’s YouTube Channel and at https://www.ci.oswego.or.us/ as well as broadcast live on Tualatin Valley Community TV; check their website for details. File Number: LU 21-0039 (Ordinance 2878) Owner/Applicant: City of Lake Oswego PO Box 369, Lake Oswego, OR 97034 Location of Property: 18011 Stafford Road (21E16D01100) (Rassekh Property) Ordinance 2878 An ordinance of the City Council of the City of Lake Oswego amending the Lake Oswego Comprehensive Plan to include approximately 9.8 acres of land located at 18011 Stafford Road within the urban services boundary; and adopting findings (LU 21-0039). Nature of Application and Use or Uses which could be authorized: The City of Lake Oswego and the Lake Oswego Parks Department are proposing amendments to the Comprehensive Plan Map to bring the site into the Urban Services Boundary (USB). The amendments are being proposed to bring the property within the City’s USB for connection to public utilities for future development of park improvements. The City Parks and Recreation Department’s current project for the proposed park improvements will be the subject of a future application and is not within the scope of this review. On November 8, 2021, the Planning Commission made a tentative recommendation that the City Council deny the proposed map amendment. How to Obtain Further Information: The Planning Commission Decision, the application, all documents and evidence in the record, and the applicable approval criteria are available for inspection at no cost. Copies of these documents may be obtained at reasonable cost. A copy of the Planning Commission staff report and recommendation are also available on the City’s website: https://www.ci.oswego.or.us/all-projects (Under Search enter LU 21-0039, then press Enter) Staff Contacts: Inquiries regarding the proposal may be directed to: Paul Espe, Associate Planner Email: pespe@lakeoswego.city Phone: (503) 697-6577 For information about the public hearing contact: Kari Linder, City Recorder Email: cityrecorder@lakeoswego.city Phone: (503) 534-4225 How to Comment: The City Council’s review of the application will occur pursuant to LOC 50.07.003.7.f to 50.07.003.7.o, except that, for purposes of the hearing in LOC 50.07.003.7.i, the applicant shall proceed with testimony, followed by persons in favor of the application, opponents, neutral testimony and rebuttal by the applicant. — No person may testify before the City Council unless that person appeared either orally or in writing before the Planning Commission at its hearing. — Evidence is limited to the Planning Commission hearing record; no new evidence may be presented to the City Council, except as permitted by LOC 50.07.003.7.h.ii and (iii). — The only issues that may be raised before the Council are issues that were raised before the Planning Commission with sufficient specificity to enable the Planning Commission to respond. Mail or email written testimony to the Council as follows, by 12:00 p.m. on December 7, 2021: Kari Linder, City Recorder 380 A Avenue PO Box 369 Lake Oswego, Oregon 97034 Phone: (503) 534-4225 Third Floor, City Hall Email: cityrecorder@lakeoswego.city Staff will distribute to the Council prior to the public hearing. For more information about the hearing procedures, contact staff. Time Limits on Testimony: The purpose of time limits on testimony is to provide all qualified interested persons with an adequate opportunity to present and respond to testimony while at the same time ensuring that the hearing can be conducted in an efficient and expeditious manner. Testimony will be taken in the following order: testimony by the applicant, those in support of the application, those in opposition to the application, neutral testimony and rebuttal by the applicant. The following time limits on testimony shall be observed: — 10 minutes for the applicant’s presentation; — 5 minutes for a representative of a recognized neighborhood association, homeowner association, government or government agency, or other incorporated public interest organization; — 3 minutes for other persons. Any person in attendance at the hearing and entitled to testify may cede his or her time for testimony to another person entitled to testify and thereby increase that person’s time for testimony. No person’s testimony may be increased to greater than 10 minutes. — 5 minutes for the applicant’s rebuttal. Decision: The City Council may make a preliminary decision following the hearing. The final City Council decision must be made by adoption of written findings outlining the reasons for the decision. That action usually takes place at the next regular Council meeting. Publish December 1, 2021. LOR223551

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2021/12/01

End Date: 2021/12/01

Owner: City of Lake Oswego

City: LAKE OSWEGO

County: Clackamas