Notice of Public Hearing The Benton County Planning Commission will consider rescinding Benton County Resolution 2014-191 at a public hearing Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at 7:00 p.m., in the Benton County Planning Annex Hearing Room at 1002 Dudley Avenue in Prosser. Any comments regarding the proposed hearing may be made at the above hearing before the Planning Commission or submitted in writing. All written comments submitted by mail or fax should be sent to: Benton County Planning Department, P.O. Box 910, Prosser, WA 99350-0910, by Fax at (509) 786-5629, by 5:00 p.m., February 9, 2015. Comments may also be submitted on the County website below using the “Resident Feedback” link found under http://tinyurl.com/CPAresidentfeedback . Website comments must be received by 1:00 p.m. February 9, 2015.
PLANNING ISSUES BEFORE THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS
Benton County Planning Department
2015 Comprehensive Plan Amendment Docket
The 2015 Benton County Comprehensive Plan amendment cycle for the review of proposed amendments begins with the docketing of proposals. See the complete 2015 Docket.
These applications will be reviewed under the requirements of SEPA (RCW 43.21C) and Title 16.14 of the Benton County Code. The Planning Department will initiate review and analysis of each application for consistency with the Growth Management Act and the Comprehensive Plan, including the adopted Benton County-wide Planning Policies and prepare a staff report with recommendation to the Planning Commission for approval or denial of each application. The Planning Commission will conduct an open record hearing and forward their recommendations to the Board of County Commissioners (BOCC). The BOCC will conduct an open record hearing to consider and act upon the Planning Commission recommendation. Final actions on the proposed amendments are anticipated by September 1, 2015. Notification of the hearings will be published in advance; those interested in receiving a notice by mail or email regarding the above actions may call the Benton County Planning Department: at (509) 786-5612 (Prosser) or (509) 736-3086 (Tri-Cities). Information regarding the amendment process is available via the County website at www.co.benton.wa.us
Michael Shuttleworth, Planning ManagerBENTON COUNTY PLANNING DEPARTMENT
PUBLISHED: Thursday, January 22nd, 2015.
Adoption Notice for Resolutions 2014-806 through 2014-829
BCC 3.04- An ordinance relating to the building code
BCC 3.22 - An ordinance relating to Manufactured Home/Factory Assembled Structure (FAS) Parks
BCC 3.24 - An ordinance relating to swimming pools
BCC 3.26 - An ordinance relating to flood damage prevention
BCC 6.35 - An ordinance relating to environmental policy
BCC 9.04 - An ordinance relating to short plat subdivisions
BCC 11.04 - An ordinance relating to zoning definitions
BCC 11.10 - An ordinance relating to the Community Center Residential District (CCR)
BCC 11.13 - An ordinance relating to Urban Growth Area Residential District (UGAR)
BCC 11.14 - An ordinance relating to zoning and Rural Lands One Acre District (RL1)
BCC 11.16A - An ordinance relating to zoning and Rural Lands Five Acre District (RL5)
BCC 11.16B - An ordinance relating to zoning and Rural Lands Twenty Acre District (RL20)
BCC 11.18 - An ordinance relating to GMA Agricultural District (GMA)
BCC 11.22 relating to zoning and the General Commercial District (GC)
BCC 11.25 - An ordinance relating to zoning and the Community Commercial District (CC)
BCC 11.27 - An ordinance relating to zoning and the Interchange Commercial District (IC)
BCC 11.30 - An ordinance relating to zoning and the Light Industrial District (LI)
BCC 11.34 - An ordinance relating to zoning and the Heavy Industrial District (HI)
BCC 11.46 - An ordinance relating to zoning and the Park District (P)
BCC 11.48 - An ordinance relating to zoning & the Unclassified District (U)
BCC 11.52 - An ordinance relating to the general provisions of the zoning code
BCC 11.65 - An ordinance relating to zoning and Communication Facility Criteria
BCC 17.10 - An ordinance relating to the permit review process
An ordinance relating to the creation of the office of Benton County Hearings Examiner; setting standards and procedures; and adding a new chapter to Title 17 of the Benton County Code.