Notice of Application
South Bend School District Conditional Use Permit
Notice Date: June 13, 2018
Project Name: South Bend School District Elementary School Construction
Applicant Designated Representative: Jon Tienhaara
Applicant Address: 405 E. First Street
Application Date: May 25, 2018
Determination of Completeness: June 7, 2018
Project Location: 500 First Street, South Bend, WA 98586. Parcel #140934 010 SB.
Description of Project: Construction of new elementary school to be located behind current school buildings. Will also include demolition of old elementary school and construction of new parking area. The new building will be approximately 30,000 sq ft. The parking area will be approximately 35,000 sq ft.
Construction of a school within the Neighborhood District requires a conditional use permit (CUP). A CUP evaluates a proposal with respect to location, design, size, method of operation, circulation, and/or demand on public facilities. The city may approve or approve with conditions a CUP only if the applicant demonstrates compatibility with surrounding uses and the environment.
Open Record Public Hearing: This project requires an open record hearing before the City of South Bend Board of Adjustment. This hearing will be held at 4:30 p.m., July 10, 2018, in the Council Chambers of the South Bend City Hall, 1102 W. First Street.
Public Comment: Any person may attend the open record public hearing to provide oral or written comment regarding the project. The city will accept written comments on the Notice of Application until the time and date of the open record public hearing. Written comments can be hand-delivered or mailed to: City Supervisor, South Bend City Hall, 1102 W. First Street, PO Drawer 9, South Bend, WA 98586.
Environmental Review: The city issued a Determination of Nonsignificance (DNS) under the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) on June 13, 2018. Any person who wishes to comment on the DNS shall submit them to the City Supervisor by 3:00 p.m. June 27, 2018.
Notice of Decision: Any person may request a copy of the Notice of Decision by submitting a written request to the City Supervisor. Decisions of the Board of Adjustment are final.
Project Documents are available for viewing at City Hall, 1102 W. First Street, South Bend, WA 98586.