Notice of Application and of Public Hearing



City of Napavine

Napavine, Washington

Notice of Application and of Public Hearing

HEARING DATE: Monday, October 26, 2020

TIME: 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION: City of Napavine Council Chambers

407 Birch Ave SW

Napavine, WA 98565

SUBJECT: The City Planning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on the applications of Kevin Klumper (Napavine Adventures LLC) for (a) Land Use Application for the construction of 14 multi-family units within 3 separate buildings; (b) a related Environmental Determination of Non-Significance, (DNS), under the State Environmental Policy Act, (SEPA); and (c) Variance Application to waive offsite road improvements.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Napavine has received applications for a Planned Unit Development that provides for the construction of 14 two story multi-family units within 3 separate buildings. Pursuant to NMC 17.88.070, the City of Napavine established a comment period on said applications and scheduled a public hearing on the applications and the proposed development.

  1. Case File Name/Number: Sommerville Road Development
  2. Date of Application: September 8, 2020
  3. Date Site Plan Application was deemed complete: September 8, 2020.
  4. Date of Notice of Complete Application: N/A.
  5. Description of Proposed Project: Applicant proposes to construct 14 multi-family units within 3 separate buildings meeting the requirements of the City of Napavine's Commercial Zoning District.
  6. Project permits included with the Applications: None.
  7. Further studies requested by reviewing authorities: None.
  8. Other permits not included in the Application: The Application does not include applications for or relating to building permits.
  9. Existing environmental documents that evaluate the proposed project: SEPA Checklist by Applicant dated July 20, 2020; and Determination of Non-Significance by the City of Napavine dated October 13, 2020. Said document(s) are available for review and comment in the same manner as described herein for the Applications.
  10. The public has the right to comment on the Applications through testimony or written comments. The public has the right to receive notice of and to participate in any hearings; to request a copy of the decision once made; and to any appeal rights that may apply.
  11. The deadline for submitting written comments is October 26, 2020. Written comments received by the City on or before October 26, 2020, will be considered by the City Planning Commission.
  12. A consolidated staff report, the SEPA checklist, and the SEPA DNS will be available for inspection by the public at no cost beginning October 13, 2020.
  13. The deadline for submitting a SEPA appeal and/or any appeal of the final decisions on the substantive Applications is 30 days following final decision on the Applications.
  14. Name and contact information for owner / applicant / applicant's representative:

Owner: Napavine Adventures LLC

Applicant: Kevin Klumper

Representative: Robert Balmelli, PE

RB Engineering

91 SW 13th Street

Chehalis, WA 98532

(360) 740-8919

  1. Description of site: The proposed site is approximately 9.04 acres in size, vacant, with primarily grasses.
  2. Information about the applications may be examined by the public from October 13, 2020, through October 26, 2020, at Napavine City Hall, 407 Birch Ave SW, Napavine, Washington, on business days between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. (Note: Closed between 12:00 and 1:00)
  3. The authority for this review is described in the Napavine Municipal Code (NMC) 17.28 C and C-1 Districts; NMC 17.88 Administration and Enforcement; NMC Title 18 Environment; NMC Title 12 Streets, Sidewalk and Public Places; and the 2017 City of Napavine Comprehensive Growth Management Plan 2003-2023 (as updated). The public hearing will be conducted in accordance with rules of procedure adopted by NMC 17.88070 and NMC 17.88.100. The final decision on the Applications will be made by the Napavine City Council.

For further information, please contact Bryan Morris, Public Works/Community Development Director at (360) 262-9344.

THE PUBLIC IS INVITED to attend this public hearing. Dated this 26th day of October, 2020.

Bryan Morris

Director of Public Works/Community Development

Publish: October 21, 2020

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