• CITY OF NEWCASTLE

CITY OF NEWCASTLE
NOTICE OF ORDINANCE ADOPTION


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Newcastle City Council adopted Ordinance 2017-562 at a regular meeting held Tuesday, December 5, 2017, the main points of which are summarized by its title:


ORDINANCE 2017-562


AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF NEWCASTLE, WASHINGTON, IMPLEMENTING A DOWNTOWN PLAN THROUGH THE FOLLOWING AMENDMENTS TO THE CITY OF NEWCASTLE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: AMENDING LAND USE APPENDIX MAPS TO CHANGE LAND USE DESIGNATIONS OF PROPERTIES IN THE CBC OVERLAY FROM: COMMUNITY BUSINESS TO DOWNTOWN CORE, COMMUNITY BUSINESS TO DOWNTOWN TRANSITION, RESIDENTIAL 18 TO DOWNTOWN TRANSITION, RESIDENTIAL 48 TO DOWNTOWN CORE, MIXED USE INDUSTRIAL TO DOWNTOWN CORE, MIXED USE TO DOWNTOWN TRANSITION, OFFICE TO DOWNTOWN TRANSITION; AMENDING THE TEXT OF THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN INTRODUCTION TO REFLECT RECENT EFFORTS TO IMPLEMENT THE DOWNTOWN STRATEGIC PLAN; AMENDING THE TEXT OF THE LAND USE ELEMENTTO BETTER REFLECT DOWNTOWN TERMINOLOGY; AMENDING THE TEXT OF THE LAND USE APPENDIX TO UPDATE TABLES TO REFLECT CHANGES IN LAND USE DESIGNATIONS, TO ELIMINATE REFERENCE TO THE ZONING MAP IN THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AND INSTEAD REFERENCE THE ZONING CODE; TO RENUMBER AND RELABEL FIGURES AND MAPS TO REFLECT CHANGES TO MAPS; AND TO ADOPT THE DOWNTOWN STRATEGIC PLAN AS A SUB-ELEMENT TO THE COMPREHENSIVE PLAN; ESTABLISHING SEVERABILITY AND AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
This ordinance shall take effect and be in full force five days after the date of publication. Interested persons may obtain a copy of the ordinance by visiting the citys website at www.newcastlewa.gov, or by contacting the Newcastle City Clerk at 425-649-4444 or saram@newcastlewa.gov. Requests can be sent via regular mail to the Newcastle City Clerk at 12835 Newcastle Way, Suite 200, Newcastle, WA 98056. Published: Seattle Times, December 8, 2017.
PostedDecember 08, 2017