Continued Hearing on the Countywide Planning Policies – Amendments are being made to the Benton County Countywide Planning Policies (CWPPs) adopted in February of 1993. The Countywide Planning Policies are written policy statements used solely for establishing a Countywide framework from which county and city comprehensive plans are developed and adopted. The Planning Commission continued the public hearing until June 14, 2016 at 7 p.m., in the Public Hearing Room, Planning Annex, 1002 Dudley Avenue for further review and testimony. For information please see the Planning Commission agenda page.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that there has been proposed to the Board of County Commissioners, an application (File No. SPV 2016-001) submitted by: Sean & Angela Carr to vacate the twenty foot drainage easement AF # 92-13963 running North and South through the center of Lot 1 of Short Plat 3166 in the Northeast Quarter of Section 22, Township 8 North, Range 28 East, W.M. The Board of Commissioners of Benton County, Washington, at a public hearing on June 21, 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 OF ADOPTION - The Board of County Commissioners did adopt on June 14, 2016 Resolution # 2016-492 amending the Benton County Comprehensive Plan Land Use Designation for a 40 acres parcel from Rural Lands 5 Acre to Heavy Industrial.