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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Notice of Public Hearings: Climate Resiliency Plan Adoption and Comprehensive Plan Amendment

Public Hearing

The years long Climate Resiliency Planning effort is coming to a close with the first of two planned public hearings for the adoption of the Draft Climate Resiliency Plan. Opportunities to make public comment are provided below in a list and also in the formal joint public notice of the Public Hearings and SEPA Determination (No. 1448). For more information on the project please visit the City's dedicated Climate Resiliency Plan Webpage and Meetings and Agendas webpage.

  • Planning Commission public hearing on 5/11 to discuss the Climate Resiliency Plan. 
  • City Council work session on 5/17 (5-6 PM) to review the Climate Resiliency Plan in detail. Public comments can be made in the City Council meeting that directly follows the workshop.
  • Planning Commission meeting on 5/25, if needed, to have additional discussion on Resiliency Plan.
  • City Council meeting on 6/7 to conduct a first reading of the Resiliency Plan.
  • City Council Meeting on 6/21 to decide on approval of the Climate Resiliency Plan.

PUBLIC NOTICE

- VIRTUAL Public Hearing for a Comprehensive Plan Amendment Application (PZ. 22-35) -

WHO: General public are provided notice at City Hall. Stakeholders and all community members are provided notice indirectly in the Peninsula Daily News, the City’s website, at the proposal’s location (although this application is citywide, and at City Hall (321 East 5th Street).

WHAT: The City of Port Angeles received a development application, see application details below. A necessary virtual public hearing for a Comprehensive Plan Amendment (CPA) Permit Application No. PZ 22-35 conducted by the City’s Planning Commission and City Council have been scheduled. Application information may be requested from the Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) by emailing ced@cityofpa.usor by viewing the application materials online at https://www.cityofpa.us/Meetings-Agendas.

APPLICATION DETAILS: No. 22-35

APPLICATION TYPE: Comprehensive Plan Amendment 

DESCRIPTION: Adoption and Inclusion of the Climate Resiliency Plan in the City’s Comprehensive Plan

APPLICANT: City of Port Angeles
LOCATION: Citywide
ZONE: N/A

APPLICATION SUBMITTED: N/A 
APPLICATION COMPLETE: N/A
SEPA COMMENT PERIOD CLOSE: May 21, 2022

PUBLIC HEARING DETAILS

WHEN: Planning Commission:  May 11, 2022, 6:00 PM PST
             City Council: June 7, 2022, 6:30 PM PST
Link to Project Information*: https://www.cityofpa.us/1010/Climate-Resiliency-Plan
Learn About These Live Meetings: www.cityofpa.us/Live-Virtual-Meetings

HOW TO COMMENT: Interested parties are encouraged to comment on the Application Proposal and may request a copy of the decision once it’s been made. Any interested parties may submit written comment during the 14-day public comment period care of the Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) via email ced@cityofpa.us, or addressed to 321 E 5th St., Port Angeles, WA 98362 no later than the comment period closing date of DATE. Verbal Comments can be made during the Public Hearing public comment period on the date listed below.

HEARING PARTICIPATION: The Audio Only and Live Hearing function will be available 30 minutes prior to the meeting. If you are unable to attend the hearing, or unable to deliver audio public testimony during the public hearing as described above, you may submit your written public testimony in advance of the hearing to ced@cityofpa.us for the Hearing Examiner’s consideration (all written public testimony must be received prior to the second hearing date of June 7, 2022).

STATE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT: A Determination of Non-Significance (No. 1448) has been made per WAC 197-11-340. This comment period will be the only time to comment on the environmental impacts of the proposed non-project action.

Interested parties are encouraged to comment on the SEPA Checklist and may request a copy of the determination once it’s been made. Any interested parties may submit written comment during the 14-day public comment period care of the Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED) via email ced@cityofpa.us, or addressed to 321 E 5th St., Port Angeles, WA 98362 no later than the comment period closing date of May 21, 2022. 

For additional information please contact: Name, Position at (360) 417-4750 or ced@cityofpa.us.

 

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