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City of Snohomish Planning and Development Services

Posted on: February 1, 2014

[ARCHIVED] Notice of Public Hearing / SEPA DNS

Notice of Public Hearing and SEPA Determination of Non-Significance for proposed Conditional Use Permit at 402 Avenue E, file #17-13-CUP.

A public hearing has been scheduled for February 26, 2014, at 1:30 p.m. at the Snohomish County Fire District Eldon Harvey Auditorium, 1525 Avenue D, Snohomish, WA 98290.

To view the staff report to the Hearing Examiner for this application, please click here, and to view exhibits click here.

Click here to view corrected site plan.

Click here to view this Notice as a pdf.

Project Name: CD Trust Conditional Use Permit

Name of Applicant:
Craft, LLC: 1208 Tenth Street, Suite 201, Snohomish, WA 98290 for CD Trust: 4233 12th Avenue NE, Seattle, WA 98105

Project Location: 402 and 410 Avenue E, located on Snohomish County tax parcels 28051300110300, 00444500200300, and 28051300103000.

Project Description: Conversion of an existing, vacant building of about 12,000 square feet into a 25-bed Senior Assisted Living Facility. The proposal for a 25-bed residential facility consists of a mixture of single and double occupancy rooms, with a common dining area and other shared facilities. Six of thirteen proposed off-street parking spaces will be located on an adjacent lot. The primary use of the adjacent lot will continue to be single-family.

Date of Application: December 6, 2013 Date of Complete Application: December 23, 2013
Date of Notice of Application: January 3, 2014

Approvals Required for Development: 1. Conditional Use Permit
2. Site Construction Permit 3. Building Permit

SEPA Threshold Determination: The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment. The requirements for environmental analysis, protection, and mitigation measures have been adequately addressed in the development regulations and comprehensive plans adopted under chapter 36.70A RCW, and in other applicable local, state, or federal laws or rules, as provided by RCW 43.21C.240 and WAC 197-11-158. 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 City of Snohomish. This information is available for review at the Snohomish City Hall, 116 Union Avenue, Snohomish, WA 98290 between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.

Appeals of SEPA Determination: Unless withdrawn or revised pursuant to comments received by 5:00 p.m. on February 18, 2014, this Determination of Non-Significance shall be final on February 18, 2014. Appeals of this SEPA threshold determination must be filed in writing with the City Clerk for the City of Snohomish by 5:00 p.m. on February 18, 2014. Appeals must be made in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 14.75 SMC. A $500 appeal fee must be filed with the appeal. Appeals must be in writing and received as original documents by the close of the appeal period. Fax, e-mail and similar forms of document transmission shall not be accepted and shall not be considered as meeting the filing requirements. Appeals must state the section of the SMC being appealed, the specific determination or mitigation being appealed and the form of relief requested.

Public Hearing: A public hearing on the Conditional Use Permit is scheduled for:
1:30 PM on February 26, 2014Snohomish County Fire District #4
Eldon Harvey Auditorium1525 Avenue D, Snohomish, WA 98290

Documents that describe and evaluate the proposal are available for public review at the address below from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday, except holidays. These documents include:
1. SEPA Checklist 2. Proposed site plan and building elevations
3. Project narrative

Public Comment: Any person desiring to submit written comments concerning this application, or desiring to receive notification of the final decision concerning this application as expeditiously as possible after the issuance of the decision, may submit the comments or request for the decision to the Planning and Development Services Department at 116 Union Avenue, Snohomish, Washington 98290. Please include the project name or number on the comments or request to be a party-of-record.

Public Comment Period: Public comments submitted by 5 PM on February 25, 2014 will be forwarded to the Hearing Examiner. Written comments, in addition to oral comments, may also be submitted at the hearing.

Staff Contact: For additional information, please contact Duane Dvorak, Senior Planner, at (360) 282-3165 or

Date of Publication: February 1, 2014

The Hearing Examiner Chambers are ADA accessible. Specialized accommodations will be provided with 5 days advanced notice. Contact the City Clerk’s Office at (360) 568-3115

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