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The 2018 Comprehensive Plan amendment package was adopted by the City Council on July 10, 2018.

Ordinance 021-18 2018 Comp Plan


 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

On Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 6:00 pm, the Port Orchard Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the City’s 2018 Comprehensive Plan amendment package, to take public testimony and comment on the proposed amendments.

The amendment package includes:
• Change the comprehensive plan designation and zoning of 15 lots and one tract (private access road) along Crawford Rd E totaling approximately 2.64 acres, from Commercial/Commercial to Residential Low/R4.5.

• Change the comprehensive plan designation and zoning of 8 parcels along Old Clifton Rd totaling approximately 12.49 acres, from Urban Industrial/Employment Industrial & Office to Residential High/R20.

• Change the comprehensive plan designation and zoning of 7 undeveloped parcels at SE Orlando St and Wendell Ave SE totaling 3.51 acres, from Residential Medium/R12 to Residential High/R20.

• The Public Works Department has updated the City’s 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for 2019-2024. The updated TIP will replace the 2018-2023 TIP in Appendix B (Plans Adopted by Reference) of the Comprehensive Plan.

• The City’s Bethel and Sedgwick Corridor Right of Way Acquisition Plan will be added to Appendix B of the Comprehensive Plan.

• Rockwell Pocket Park and the Waterfront Park Expansion will be added to the City’s inventory of parks in Chapter 4.4 of the Comprehensive Plan’s Parks Element.

The proposed amendments to the Comprehensive Plan can be viewed online at:

https://www.cityofportorchard.us/2018-comprehensive-plan-amendments/

or at the front counter of the Department of Community Development at 720 Prospect Street in Port Orchard.

Any person or public agency expressing an interest is invited to attend the public hearing and/or submit written comments to Community Development on or before 4:30 PM, June 5, 2018. Further information is available from the Department of Community Development, City of Port Orchard, 720 Prospect Street, Port Orchard, WA 98366, (360) 874-5533 or [email protected]

2018 Comprehensive Plan Amendments

The City of Port Orchard has initiated and received applications for site-specific (land use map) and text amendments to the City’s comprehensive plan.  The applications will be processed concurrently as the City’s 2018 comprehensive plan amendment package. 

The Planning Commission will begin review and discussion of the 2018 comprehensive plan amendments at its May meeting. The meeting will be held at 6:30pm on Tuesday, May 1st in the Council Chambers on the 3rd floor of City Hall.

Site-specific amendments:

Click here for more information about the City's zoning districtsallowable land uses, and development standards in each zone.

 

Text amendments:

  • The Public Works Department has updated the City’s 6-Year Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for 2019-2024.  The updated TIP will replace the 2018-2023 TIP in Appendix B (Plans Adopted by Reference) of the Comprehensive Plan.
  • The City’s Bethel and Sedgwick Corridor Right of Way Acquisition Plan will be added to Appendix B.
  • Rockwell Pocket Park and the Waterfront Park Expansion will be added to the City’s inventory of parks in Chapter 4.4 of the Comprehensive Plan’s Parks Element.

Comments should be made in writing and directed to:

City of Port Orchard

Community Development Department

216 Prospect Street

Port Orchard, WA  98366                                           

For more information, contact the Community Development Department at (360) 874-5533 or [email protected].

 

 

 

Notice of Deadline to Accept Applications for
Amendments to the City of Port Orchard’s
Comprehensive Plan

The City of Port Orchard is accepting applications to amend the City’s Comprehensive Plan for 2018. The deadline for application submittal is January 31, 2018 at 4:30 pm. A pre-application meeting may be beneficial. Application forms are available on the City’s website at: http://cityofportorchard.us/planning-building-forms, or at the Port Orchard Department of Community Development office, 720 Prospect St. For further information, contact the Department of Community at (360) 874-5533 or [email protected]

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