• City of Auburn


The City of Auburn is issuing a Notice of Application (NOA), Notice of Public Hearing (NOH), and Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) for the following described project. The permit applications and listed studies may be reviewed at the Auburn Community Development Public Works Department at 1 E Main ST, 2nd Floor, Customer Service Center, Auburn, WA 98001. Proposal: Installation of new utility poles to allow a fiber optic cable to cross the Green River with existing overhead utility lines. Location: 22nd Street NE between Auburn Way N and O St NE; Dykstra Park (King County Parcel 0721059038); Isaac Evans Park (King County Parcel 0721059032); Along Green River RD SE from Issac Evans Park to the Auburn Golf Course Maintenance Building (King County Parcel 0621059007). Notice of Application: October 13, 2017 Notice of Completeness: October 11, 2017. Permit Application: September 27, 2017. File No. SEP17-0017/SHL17-0003/FDP17-0010. Applicant: City of Auburn. Property Owner: City of Auburn. Studies/Plans Submitted With Application: Site plan, Critical Area Report, Environmental Checklist, JARPA. These documents are available on the Citys website at: www.auburnwa.gov/doing_business/community_development/planning/public_land_use_notices.htm Other Permits, Plans, and Approvals Needed: SEPA decision, Shoreline Conditional Use Permit (CUP), Floodplain permit exemption (for riparian habitat zone), WA State Dept. of Natural Resources Easement. Statement of Consistency and List of Applicable Development Regulations: This proposal is subject to and shall be consistent with the Auburn City Code, Comprehensive Plan, and Public Works Design and Construction Standards. Lead Agency: City of Auburn. The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have probable significant adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 43.21C.030(2)(c). This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the lead agency. This information is available to the public on request. Public Comment Period: This may be your only opportunity to comment on the environmental impact of the proposal. All persons may comment on this application. This DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340(2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for 15 days from the date issued below. Comments must be in writing and submitted by 5:00pm on October 28, 2017 to the mailing address of 25 W Main ST, Auburn, WA, 98001-4998. Any person wishing to become a party of record, shall include in their comments that they wish to receive notice of and participate in any hearings, if relevant, and request a copy of decisions once made. Any person aggrieved of the Citys determination may file an appeal with the Auburn City Clerk at 25 West Main Street, Auburn, WA 98001-4998 within 14 days of the close of the comment period, or by 5:00 p.m. on November 11, 2017. For questions regarding this project, please contact Dustin Lawrence, Senior Planner, at dlawrence@auburnwa.gov or 253-931-3092. Public Hearing: November 15, 2017
PostedOctober 13, 2017