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Hearing Examiner Rules of Procedure - Revised April 4, 2017

 

Hearing Examiner's Decisions

All Hearing Examiner's Decisions are located on the Sammamish CivicWeb Portal in the Document Center.

NOTE: Pursuant to the Governor’s emergency Proclamation 20-25, the City is unable to provide an in-person location for the Public Hearing. Meetings are still accessible to the public and public comment can be made by joining the virtual meeting via GoToMeeting. For information on upcoming Hearings, please check the City Event Calendar for date, time and details. 
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Hearing Name & File Number Description Hearing Date Decision Resources
East Lake Sammamish Trail Parking Lot

SSDP2016-00414

King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks, Parks and Recreation Division (“King County” or “County”) seeks approval of a Shoreline Management Act (“SMA”) Substantial Development Permit (“SSDP”) to upgrade 426.12 feet of the Interim East Lake Sammamish Trail to Master Plan Trail standard and to construct a 30-stall trailhead parking lot with amenities adjacent thereto. (The proposal is called “East Lake Sammamish Master Plan Trail, Inglewood Hill Road Parking Lot” on the submitted plan set, but its components will be referred to herein individually as the “Inglewood Segment” and the “Parking Lot,” and collectively as the “Project.”)

January 24, 2018 Decision Dated:
February 05, 2018
N/A
Big Rock Vista Preliminary Subdivision and Appeal

PSUB2016-00276

Consolidated: 1) Preliminary subdivision application (Big Rock Vista); 2) Appeal from approval of variations from the Interim Public Works Standards (“PWS” ) associated with the Big Rock Vista preliminary subdivision application; and 3) Appeal from the State Environmental Policy Act (“SEPA”) threshold Determination of Nonsignificance (“DNS”) issued for Big Rock Vista

January 29, 2018 Decision Dated:
February 26, 2018
N/A
Pereyra Boat Lift and Dock

SSDP2017-00343

Shoreline Substantial Development Permit to construct a 390 square foot, fully grated, private dock with associated free-standing boat lift

February 09, 2018 Decision Dated:
February 26, 2018
N/A
Paul Zoning and Shoreline Variances

SVAR2016-00376 and ZONV2016-00377

Consolidated: 1) Shoreline Management Act Variances to reduce shoreline setback from 50 feet minimum to not less than 33 feet and reduce one Type F stream buffer from 150 feet to not less than 37.5 feet and a second Type F stream buffer from 150 feet to not less than 112 feet; and 2) Zoning variance to reduce street setback from 10 feet minimum to not less than 5 feet

February 13, 2018 Decision Dated:
March 14, 2018
N/A
APPEAL - Baker House

None

Appeal from the Landmarks Commission’s Designation of the Baker House as a Landmark

February 27, 2018 Decision Dated:
March 05, 2018
N/A
APPEAL - Cantor Short Subdivision

PLN2004-00027

Appeal from decision approving a short subdivision

July 19, 2018 Decision Dated:
July 10, 2019
N/A
PSUB2016-00515 - Sammamish 18

PSUB2016-00515 - Sammamish 18

Century Communities (“Century”; fka Benchmark Communities) seeks preliminary approval of Sammamish-18, an 18-lot single-family residential subdivision of a 4.67 acre site, owned by the Fuentes, Heine, Jones, and Willis families, which is zoned R-8. The subject property is located at the southern terminus of 230th Avenue NE.

March 07, 2018 Decision Dated:
March 15, 2018
N/A
Carrier Preliminary Subdivision

PSUB2016-00026 (Preliminary subdivision) PAUE2018-00068 (SPWater exception) PAUE2018-00069 (Public Works exception)

Consolidated: 1) Preliminary subdivision (Carrier); 2) Appeals (2) from the State Environmental Policy Act (“SEPA”) threshold Determination of Nonsignificance (“DNS”) issued for the Carrier application; 3) Public Agency and Utility Exception (“PAUE”) to place a sewer and a water main through a wetland (“SPWater Exception”); and 4) PAUE to reroute a segment of “Stream B” located within the SE 8th Street right-of-way (“Public Works Exception”)

August 01, 2018 Decision Dated:
August 27, 2018
N/A
Chan Private Dock and Boat Lift

SSDP2017-00796

Shoreline Substantial Development Permit to construct a 476 square foot, fully grated, private dock with a dock-mounted personal water craft lift and an associated free-standing boat lift

July 24, 2018 Decision Dated:
July 25, 2018
N/A
Templeman Shared-Use Dock

SSDP2017-00383

Shoreline Substantial Development Permit to construct a fully grated, shared use dock in Lake Sammamish

October 01, 2018 Decision Dated:
October 08, 2018
N/A
NE 25th Assemblage Preliminary Subdivision

PSUB2017-00599

CR Home Builders, LLC (“CR Builders”), one of the Murray Franklyn family of companies, seeks preliminary approval of 25th St. Assemblage, a 14-lot single-family residential subdivision of a 5.69 acre site which is zoned R-4.

September 05, 2018 Decision Dated:
September 17, 2018
N/A
SE 14th Street Preliminary Subdivision

PSUB2017-00542

William E. Buchan, Inc. (“Buchan”) seeks preliminary approval of SE 14th Street, a 12-lot single-family residential subdivision of a 3.24 acre site which is zoned R-4.

October 22, 2018 Decision Dated:
November 05, 2018
N/A
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