NOTICE OF APPLICATION 

Island County has received the following applications for review.  This may be the only time to comment. Old notices will be deleted once they have passed the comment period.

Each notice contains the information needed to submit your comment, if applicable.

Old notices will be deleted no sooner than 30 days beyond the end of the comment period


DETERMINATION OF NONSIGNIFICANCE

Notice is hereby given under SEPA, RCW 43.21C.080 that Island County has determined that the proposal identified below will not result in a 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.

Proposal: Update to the Island County Countywide Planning Policies.

Document being referenced: This document is available for review at the Island County Planning Department, 1 NE 6th ST, Coupeville, WA

SEPA Threshold Determination: Determination of Non-Significance (DNS)

Commenting: Comments must be submitted before June 26, 2015

Appealing this determination: This determination may be appealed to the Island County Hearing Examiner within 14 days following completion of the public comment period. An appeal shall be accompanied by written statement of appeal and a fee of $1,802.50.  Appeals may be filed by a County Department or any aggrieved person.  A more comprehensive statement of appeal setting forth in detail alleged errors and/or the basis for appeal must be submitted by the appealing person or Department within 30 days following completion of the public comment period, or the appeal is not properly filed and will be dismissed by the Hearing Examiner.

Contact Person: Brad Johnson, Senior Planner, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239

Responsible Official: David L. Wechner M.S. AICP, Director of Planning and Community Development, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239

Date of Determination: April 27, 2015


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed project for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposal.

File Number: 108/15 CGP, Applicant: Steven Kern, Location: R23136-350-0710, R23136-357-1040, R23136-341-1040, Camano Island

Proposal: Clear, grade & remove timber from 3 contiguous parcels of 5 acres for future development.  Site in CDA has no known critical areas.

Staff Contact: John Bertrand, johnb@co.island.wa.us

The proposal may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on May 12, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed project for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposal.

File Number: 103/15 SPR, Applicant: Krieg Construction, Inc, Location: R23318-101-4250, Oak Harbor

Proposal: New mining operation.  Site is in or near: designated mineral lands, rural forest zoning, AICUZ & APZ II.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

Hearing Date: To be determined

The proposal may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on May 13, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and will be provided at the cost of reproduction in a timely manner. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed project for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposal. 

File Number: 081/15 SHE, Applicant: Whidbey West Water Association Location: County right-of-way along West Beach Rd. from Crosby Rd. Intersection to south of parcel R13331-060-5180, Oak Harbor 

Proposal: Replace approx. 5,000 lf of water main with 6 to 8 in HDPE pipe within the County right-of-way.  Site is in or near: FWHCA, stream, wetland, Habitat of Local Importance, shoreline, flood hazard area & feeder bluff.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 093/15 ZAA & 095/15 BLA, Applicant: Harlan Bixby, Location: R22906-193-5220 & R22905-135-0400, Freeland

Proposal: Rezone a 3.96 acre portion of parcel R22906-193-5220 from Rural to Rural Agriculture in conjunction with a Boundary Line Adjustment for this lot portion to be joined with parcel R22905-135-0400 which is zoned Rural Agriculture. Site is in or near FWHCA, wetland, stream, feeder bluff, steep slope, geo hazardous area, adjacent to Rural Agriculture, shoreline & vicinity of cultural resources.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 352/14 SHE Applicant: Maryon Smith Location: R13232-118-0840 & R13232-119-0940, Coupeville

Proposal: Repair a 70 foot long concrete bulkhead.  Site is in or near MFWHCA, Shoreline, Flood Hazard Area, Feeder bluff, Steep Slope, Ebey’s Landing & vicinity of Cultural Resources.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

The proposal may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 29, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and will be provided at the cost of reproduction in a timely manner. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE OF APPLICATION 

Island County has received the following application for review. This may be the only time to comment.

File Number: 031/15 SHP, Applicant: David John Carnahan, Location: R32903-054-2170, Langley

Proposal: 3 lot short subdivision of a 17 acre parcel; two 5 acre lots and one 7 acre lot.  Site is in or near: steep slopes & adjacent to Rural Forest zoning.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 084/15 SHE & 085/15 VAR Applicant: Kenneth & Debra McKenzie Location: S6135-00-00167-0, Freeland

Proposal: Replace existing garage with new garage within same footprint.  Property is in or near: stream, shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, steep slope, geo hazard area & eagle habitat.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 092/15 SPR, Applicant: Jack Healy Location: R32905-104-2960, Langley

Proposal: Home industry as a secondary use to the residence.  Site is in or near: steep slopes.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 29, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, or receive a copy of the decision or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed project for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposal.

File Number: 098/15 CGP, Applicant: Ryan Elting & Marthe Elting, Location: R22922-228-4610, Clinton

Proposal: Selective clearing & minor grading within 3 acres of a 20 acre parcel for a future home site, access, septic & pasture area. Parcel is in or near the vicinity of mapped wetland & steep slopes.

Staff Contact: Bill Poss, BillP@co.island.wa.us

The proposal may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 22, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed projects for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposals.

File Number: 087/15 CGP Applicant: William Martin Location: R23225-166-1490, Camano Island

Proposal: Timber harvest & clearing of approx. 4 acres for a single family residence, shop, barn, gardens & pasture.

Staff Contact: Bill Poss, BillP@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                      

File Number: 096/15 SHE Applicant: Philip Wierzba Location: S7125-00-00006-1 & S7125-00-00006-2, Camano Island

Proposal: Repair an existing bulkhead on two parcels.  Site is in or near:  shoreline, FWHCA, steep & unstable slopes, feeder bluff & flood hazard.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

The proposals may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 28, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE OF APPLICATION 

Island County has received the following applications for review. This may be the only time to comment.

File Number: 015/15 RUD, Applicant: Robert & Tanya Routh, Location: S8450-00-00019-0, Freeland

Proposal: Construct a manufactured home & septic system within a wetland buffer. Site is near or contains wetland & critical drainage area.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                                                           

File Number: 080/15 RUD, Applicant: Robin Sumrall & Jan Tepper, Location: S8340-10-00082-0, Langley

Proposal: Construct new SFR with attached garage & deck. Site is located in the vicinity of wetlands & wetland buffers.

Staff Contact: Tess Cooper, t.cooper@co.island.wa.us

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 15, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, or receive a copy of the decision or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed projects for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposals.

File Number: 037/15 SHE, Applicant: Jack & Willard Swartz; Daniel & Kathleen Neuzil, Location: S7715-00-00066-0 & S7715-00-00067-0, Camano Island

Proposal: Replace existing log bulkhead with new log bulkhead. Site contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, flood zone, steep slopes, & geo hazardous area.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 043/15 RUD, Applicant: Island County Parks, Location: R33105-077-1080 & R33105-086-1670, Camano Island

Proposal: Construct a boardwalk to cross a wetland on a public walking trail. Site is located in the vicinity of wetlands & wetland buffers.

Staff Contact: Tess Cooper, t.cooper@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 048/15 SHE & 049/15 VAR, Applicant: John & Lisa Hooper, Location: S8330-00-00006-0, Camano Island

Proposal: Replace existing manufactured home with new SFR with proposed 6’ 8” road setback. Site is near or contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, steep slopes, & geo hazardous area.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                              

File Number: 066/15 SHE, Applicant: Jordan Acres Association, Location: S7250-00-0000A-0, Camano Island

Proposal: Replace four flights of wooden beach access stairs within the same footprint, with additional footings for stability. Site is near or contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, steep slopes, & geo hazardous area.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

The proposals may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 14, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and will be provided at the cost of reproduction in a timely manner. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE OF APPLICATION 

Island County has received the following applications for review. This may be the only time to comment.

File Number: 035/15 SHE & 036/15 VAR, Applicant: Doug Wohlman, Location: R23123-360-1000, Camano Island

Proposal: Construct addition to existing SFR to be located 4 feet from Sandpiper Loop, a private right-of-way. Site is near or contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, steep slopes, geo hazardous area, critical drainage area, flood zone, & vicinity of cultural resources.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                                                           

File Number: 060/15 SHE & 062/15 VAR, Applicant: Larry & Cathy Donckers / Cleven Trust, Location: S7435-00-00020-0, Camano Island

Proposal: Replace cabin with new SFR & request front yard setback reduction for driveway retaining walls. Site contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, critical drainage area, & vicinity of cultural resources.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 14, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, or receive a copy of the decision or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed projects for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposals.

File Number: 361/14 SHE, Applicant: Island County Public Works, Location: R23432-458-1760, R23432-341-1440 & R23432-382-1420, Oak Harbor

Proposal: Phase 4 restoration project at Ala Spit Beach Access, which includes full removal of vertical bulkhead, modification of rock groin, relocation of kayak campsite, & beach nourishment. Site contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, flood zone, geo hazardous area, & is near a wetland.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 055/15 SHE, Applicant: Andrew Messer, Location: S7310-02-00058-0, Greenbank

Proposal: Repair existing rock bulkhead. Site is near or contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, & flood zone.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 073/15 SHE, Applicant: Stephen Lusk, Location: S7025-00-00038-0, Langley

Proposal: Remove existing manufactured home & construct new SFR with 2-car garage, guest suite & deck, & replace the existing float & access ramp. Site is near or contains wetland, shoreline, critical drainage area, & flood zone.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 077/15 CGP, Applicant: Theresa Matthew Jenkins, Location: R23024-428-3800, Langley

Proposal: Selective clearing & minor grading on 2 acres of a 5 acre parcel for home site.

Staff Contact: Bill Poss, BillP@co.island.wa.us

                                                                                                                                        

File Number: 082/15 CGP, Applicant: Judith Nostrom, Location: R32907-197-3280 & R32907-221-3720, Langley

Proposal: Selective clearing & grading of approx. 700 cubic yards within 2.5 acre area of 19 acre site to establish home site, guest house, outbuildings & access. Wetlands on site.

Staff Contact: Bill Poss, BillP@co.island.wa.us

The proposals may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 8, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed projects for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposals.

File Number: 056/15 S-CUP, Applicant: Andrew Messer, Location: S7310-02-00058-0, Greenbank

Proposal: Remove existing gangway & dock and replace with new gangway & dock. Site is near or contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, & flood zone.

Staff Contact: Janet Wright, j.wright@co.island.wa.us

The proposals may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS on environmental impacts must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 8, 2015. Other comments on the proposal must be received by April 24, 2015. Mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and will be provided at the cost of reproduction in a timely manner. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has reviewed the proposed project for probable adverse environmental impacts and expects to issue a determination of non-significance (DNS). The optional DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. The public comment period as described below may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the following proposal.

File Number: 051/15 CGP, Applicant: Whidbey East Holdings, LLC; Oak Ventures South LLC; Jones Whidbey North LLC, Location: R23305-331-0700, R23305-272-1950, & R23305-284-1940, Oak Harbor

Proposal: Lift Forestry Moratorium on 3 contiguous lots to build one SFR on each of them. Site has several wetlands, some steep slopes & is within AICUZ Noise Zone Level II.

Staff Contact: John Bertrand, JohnB@co.island.wa.us

The proposal may include mitigation under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is required.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 1, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA 98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and copies will be provided at the cost of reproduction. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.


EBEY’S LANDING HISTORIC PRESERVATION COMMISION PUBLIC HEARINGS

COMMISSIONERS’ HEARING ROOM, COUPEVILLE, WA

10:00 A.M. THURSDAY, March 26, 2015 AGENDA

  New Business:  

EBY-14-074-Bates and Arteritano, 756 La Palabra, new addition  

COA-022-15-Clifton – 107 S Main St Ste G101, Coupe’s Village Development, addition

COA-021-15-Rodriguey - 8 NW Front St, Toby’s Tavern remodel

COA-013-15-Mietus – 801 NE Haller St, fence

COA-071-14 -Hospital – 101 N Main St, two story addition (Pre-app)


NOTICE of APPLICATION with SEPA 

Island County has received the following application for review. This may be the only time to comment.

File Number: 053/15 SDP, Applicant: Washington State Parks & Recreation, Location: R23126-229-4250, Camano Island

Proposal: Replace marine rail & add 4 mooring buoys at Cama Beach State Park. Site contains shoreline, FWHCA, feeder bluff, flood zone, steep slopes, geo hazardous area, & is in vicinity of a stream & cultural resources.

Staff Contact: Michelle Pezley, m.pezley@co.island.wa.us

SEPA: Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission issued a determination of non-significance (DNS) per the DNS process established by WAC 197-11-355 on March 27, 2014. Contact Tom Murley at (360) 755-5262 ext. 227 for questions regarding SEPA.

PUBLIC COMMENTS: must be received by 3:00 p.m. on April 3, 2015; mail to Island County Planning Department, P.O. Box 5000, Coupeville, WA  98239; deliver to 6th & Main Street, Coupeville, WA between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday; by FAX to (360) 679-7306.

Application files are available for inspection at no cost, and will be provided at the cost of reproduction in a timely manner. To request notice of hearings, receive a copy of the decision or SEPA determination, or information on appeals, contact us at the above address.