Board of Island County Commissioners approve Freeland Subarea Plan

The Board of Island County Commissioners approved the 2010 Freeland Subarea Plan update (CPA 244/10) during the public meeting held on March 21, 2011.


Transmittal of Freeland Subarea Plan to BICC (March 14, 2011)

altMemo to BICC
altMemo Exhibit A - Freeland Subarea Plan
altMemo Exhibit B - Planning Commission Minutes (from February 3, 2011 Public Hearing)
altDraft Freeland Subarea Plan Ordinance
altDraft BICC Findings Findings of Fact


Planning Commission Transmittal to BICC (February 16, 2011)

altMemo to BICC
altFSP Transmitted to BICC
altPlanning Commission Findings of Fact
altPlanning Commission Minutes (from December 14, 2010)


Planning Commission Drafts of the Freeland Subarea Plan

Materials presented at the February 3, 2011 public hearing:

altFreeland Subarea Plan
altFreeland Subarea Plan showing changes from December 14, 2010

Materials presented at the December 14, 2010 public hearing:

altStaff Report
alt
Freeland Subarea Plan

altFreeland Subarea Plan showing changes from Draft 3
alt
SEPA Threshold Determination


Department Drafts of the 2010 Freeland Subarea Plan Update

Third draft materials presented at the October 26, 2010 meeting:

alt2010 FSP Draft 3

Second draft materials presented at the October 5, 2010 meeting:

altExecutive Summary
alt
2010 FSP Draft 2

First draft materials presented at the September 14, 2010 meeting:

altExecutive Summary
alt2010 FSP Draft 1


2010-2011 Freeland Subarea Plan Timeline

September 1, 2010: 1st draft of the 2010 Revised Freeland Subarea Plan available for public review.

September 14, 2010: 1st public meeting regarding the 2010 revised draft of the Freeland Subarea Plan to be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freeland from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

October 5, 2010: 2nd public meeting regarding the 2010 revised draft of the Freeland Subarea Plan to be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freeland from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

October 26, 2010: 3rd public meeting regarding the 2010 revised draft of the Freeland Subarea Plan to be held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freeland from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

November 19, 2010: Public comment deadline for inclusion in the Planning Commission Draft.

December 14, 2010: 1st public hearing presented to the Island County Planning Commission on the Draft Freeland Subarea Plan at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freeland from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm Additional meeting times and locations will also be stated.

February 3, 2011: 2nd public hearing before the Island County Planning Commission on the updated Freeland Subarea Plan at Trinity Lutheran Church in Freeland from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Planning Commission votes to recommend approval of the Freeland Subarea Plan to the Board of Island County Commissioners.

February 16, 2011: Freeland Subarea Plan and Planning Commission recommendation and findings are transmitted to the Board of Island County Commissioners.

March 21, 2011: Board of Island County Commissioners approve the 2010 Freeland Subarea Plan update.


Freeland Interim Ordinance

The Board of Island County Commissioners held a public hearing for Ordinance C-84-10 on October 18, 2010 in the Commissioners Hearing Room of the Island County Annex. This ordinance establishes interim development regulations for the Freeland Non-Municipal Urban Growth Area for a period of six months (renewal needed in April of 2011).


2007 Freeland Sub-Area Plan*

altFreeland Subarea Plan
altFreeland Subarea Plan - Resource Document
altMap of Freeland Land Use Des
ignations
alt
Freeland Sewer Plan
alt
Freeland Drainage Plan
alt
Freeland Findings of Fact
alt
Main Street Plan
alt
Makers Report (1990)

*On December 10, 2007 the Board of Island County Commissioners voted to adopt only the Land Use Element of the Freeland Sub-Area Plan and to designate Freeland as a Non-Municipal Urban Growth Area (NMUGA). The Board directed the Planning Department to incorporate minor edits to the Sub Area Plan and to prepare Findings of Fact.


Reference Pages

The following links provide information regarding urban planning:

altAmerican Planning Association
altMunicipal Research & Services Center of Washington
altWashington State Office of Financial Management
altU.S Department of Transportation - Livability Initiative
alt
Congress for New Urbanism
altSmart Growth
altForm Based Codes

We have also setup a page for viewing reference photos to assist in the discussion of development regulations. Follow this link to view the current albums: http://picasaweb.google.com/IslandCountyPlanning


This web page will be continually updated with meeting agendas, materials, drafts, and schedules, so please check back regularly.

CONTACT US:
Freeland Subarea Planning
Department of Planning & Community Development
P.O. BOX 5000
COUPEVILLE, WA 98239
 
TELEPHONE: 360.678.7824
FAX:
360.679.7306

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