A request by the City of Lake Oswego for legislative amendments to the Community Development Code (CDC).
These amendments are intended to correct errors, eliminate text ambiguity or redundancy, and clarify text to reflect existing code interpretations. The process is part of the City’s ongoing effort to make the regulations more user-friendly for residents, developers, and staff. Key amendments address solar panel height, front porches and street side yard setbacks in the R-6 zone, and the prohibition of invasive plant species in required landscaping and tree mitigation.
Please refer to notice for additional information.
The City Council is scheduled to hold a a study session on this proposal at its meeting on November 4, 2014. The public hearing is tentatively scheduled for November 18, 2014. For more information regarding the Council's agenda and schedule, please contact Cate Schneider, City Recorder, (503) 675-3984.
The Findings, Conclusions & Order were approved at the Planning Commission's October 13, 2014, meeting. A link to this document can be found under "Key Documents" on this page.
The City Council is tentatively scheduled to hold a study session on this proposal at its meeting on November 4, 2014. The public hearing is tentatively scheduled for November 18, 2014. For more information regarding the Council's agenda and schedule, please contact Cate Schneider, City Recorder, (503) 675-3984.
At its meeting on 09/08/14, the Planning Commission made a tentative recommendation that the City Council approve the proposed amendments based on their deliberations. Staff will return with the Findings, Conclusions and Order (the final recommendation) for Commission consideration at their meeting on 10/13/14.
This hearing is being continued due to coordination and scheduling of other city projects.
At its meeting on July 28, 2014, the PC continued this hearing to August 25th. On August 25, 2014, staff will request that this hearing be opened and immediately continued to September 8, 2014. If you have any questions, please contact the staff coordinator, Leslie Hamilton, Senior Planner at (503) 675-3731.
Please note that staff will be recommending that the public hearing for LU 14-0014B be opened and immediately continued to August 25, 2014. This is being done to allow adequate time for the Planning Commission to hold the hearing for LU 14-0018 and conduct a work session on revisions to the Sensitive Lands program.
The Case File Materials posted under the designated Planning Division’s Land Use Project Pages and links are:
- There are additional materials in the Case File that the Project Manager believes are NOT for the purpose of addressing whether the proposed development application complies with the applicable criteria. These additional materials are NOT posted. (Only materials identified by the applicant or interested parties for the purpose of addressing the applicable criteria are made a part of the “record” before the reviewing authority.)
The Planning Division’s Case File may be viewed by the public Monday - Friday, excluding holidays, 8 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. in the Planning and Building Services Department. Persons are encouraged to contact the Project Manager to arrange for a suitable location to review the materials in the Case File.
Note: Materials exempt under the Oregon Public Records Law, ORS 192.501 and 192.502 may be withheld from public review of the Case File; such materials are NOT a part of the “record” before the reviewing authority in determining whether or not the proposed development complies with the applicable criteria.
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