NOTICE IS GIVEN that said application(s) will be considered by the Benton County Hearings Examiner at the public hearing(s) on Monday, May 16, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Planning Annex Hearing Room, 1002 Dudley Avenue, Prosser WA 99350. All concerned persons may appear and present any support for or objections to the application(s) or provide written testimony to the Hearings Examiner in care of the Planning Department on or before the date of the hearing(s). VARIANCE REQUEST: VAR 2016-001: The applicant is applying for a variance of 126.4 foot to BCC 11.16A.080(a)(6), which requires a setback of 150 feet from any parcel located partially or wholly within the Growth Management Agricultural Act District (GMAAD) and from any adjacent orchard, hop field or vineyard of ten acres or more on one parcel or on contiguous parcels under common ownership for the location of a swimming pool. The variance request would leave a 33.6 foot setback from the property line. Location: Lot 4 of Short Plat 1496 in Section 12, Township 9 North Range 26 East, W.M. Applicant: David Encke.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that public comment will be taken on the following proposals on Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., in the Benton County Planning Annex Hearing Room at 1002 Dudley Avenue in Prosser. CPA 2016-001 & ZC 2016-001 have been reviewed under the requirements of the State Environmental Policy Act (RCW 43.21C) and a Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) was issued on February 17, 2016.
Benton County Comprehensive Plan Amendment - File No. CPA 2016-001
Zone Change Request – ZC 2016-001
Countywide Planning Policies
Due to the cancellation of the April 12th meeting these items have been continued until the May 10, 2016 Planning Commission meeting.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been proposed to the Board of County Commissioners, an application (File No. SPV 2015-001) submitted by: Bronwyn Casey, Lewis Hogan and John Zachara to vacate the 20 foot drainage easement located on Lots 1 through 3 of Short Plat 1062 in a portion of the North Half of the Northeast Quarter of Section 36, Township 10 North, Range 26 East, W.M.
The Board of Commissioners of Benton County, Washington, at a public hearing on May 17, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. in the Commissioners' Meeting Room, Third Floor, Courthouse, Prosser WA will consider said application. At this hearing, the Board of Commissioners may approve, approve with conditions, or disapprove the vacation.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been proposed to the Benton County Planning Department the following application: File No. EA 2016-009/Building Permit dated April 21, 2016 for the addition of a 9,500 square foot two story office addition to the existing wine production building for Goose Ridge Winery. The date of the written determination of completeness on this action is April 29, 2016. The site is located at 63725 East Jacobs Rd. in the Northeast Quarter of the Northeast Quarter of Section 25, Township 9 North, Range 27, East, W.M. All concerned persons will have fourteen (14) days from the date of publication of this notice to comment in writing on these actions.
File No. EA 2016-011/SHP 2016-003 dated April 26, 2016 for the replat of Lot 9, Block 6 of Badger Heights Subdivision into two lots by: Raymond D. Whiting Revocable Trust. The date of the written determination of completeness on this action is April 27, 2016. The site is located North of Columbia Park Trail in Section 22, Township 9 North, Range 28, East, W.M. and is legally described as Lot 9, Block 6 of Badger Heights Subdivision.
NOTICE IS GIVEN that said application will be reviewed by the Planning Department and a determination made as to whether to approve with conditions or deny the short plat application. Notification is also given to property owners within 300 feet of the boundaries of the project action.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been proposed to the Benton County Planning Department, an application (File No. EA 2016-007/SHP 2016-004) dated April 18, 2016 for the replat of Lot 1 of Short Plat 1418 by Richard Rapp. The date of the written determination of completeness on this action is April 18, 2016. The site is located at on Lot 1 of Short Plat 1418 in the Northeast Quarter of Section 30, Township 9 North, Range 24 East, W.M.