COMMENT DEADLINE: On Monday, April 25th, 2016, the City of Oregon City Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall, 615 Center Street, Oregon City 97045 on the following Type III applications. Any interested party may testify at the public hearings or submit written testimony at or prior to the close of the City Commission hearing.
FILE NUMBER: DP 16-01: Detailed Development Plan / NR 15-08: Natural Resource Overlay District
APPLICANT: Clackamas Community College, Attn: Bob Cochran, P.E., Dean of Campus Services
19600 Molalla Ave, Oregon city, OR 97045
OWNER: Clackamas Community College, 19600 Molalla Ave, Oregon City, OR 97045
PROPOSAL: Restoration and habitat enhancement of existing ELC ponds and adjacent wetland areas for improved stormwater management and water quality, with modifications to ELC building, trail improvements and interpretative features. The application requires a Type III review for cumulative additions to existing structures within the NROD exceeding 500 square feet.
LOCATION: Clackamas Community College – Inskeep Environmental Learning Center
19600 Molalla Ave #21, Oregon City, OR 97045 / Clackamas County Map 3-2E-09C -00800
CONTACT PERSON: Peter Walter AICP, Associate Planner (503) 496-1568 / Email:
NEIGHBORHOOD: Caufield Neighborhood Association
CRITERIA: Natural Resources Overlay District in Chapter 17.49, Administration and Procedures are set forth in Chapter 17.50, “I” Institutional District in Chapter 17.39, Site Plan and Design Review in Chapter 17.62, Off-Street Parking and Loading in Chapter 17.52, Master Plans (Detailed Development Plan) in Chapter 17.65. The City Code Book is available on-line at

This application and all documents and evidence submitted by or on behalf of the applicant are available for inspection at no cost at the Oregon City Planning Division, 221 Molalla Avenue, Suite 200 from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM, Monday – Friday. The staff report, with all the applicable approval criteria, will also be available for inspection seven days prior to the hearing. Copies of these materials may be obtained for a reasonable cost in advance. Any interested party may testify at the public hearing and/or submit written testimony at or prior to the close of the City Commission hearing. Written comments must be received by close of business at City Hall 10 days before the scheduled hearing to be included in the staff report. Written comments received within 10 days of the hearing will be provided to the Commission at the hearing. The public record will remain open until the City Commission closes the public hearing. Please be advised that any issue that is intended to provide a basis for appeal must be raised before the close of the City Commission hearing, in person or by letter, with sufficient specificity to afford the Commission and the parties an opportunity to respond to the issue. Failure to raise an issue with sufficient specificity will preclude any appeal on that issue. Parties with standing may appeal the decision of the City Commission to the Land Use Board of Appeals. Any appeal will be based on the record. The procedures that govern the hearing will be posted at the hearing and are found in OCMC Chapter 17.50 and ORS 197.763.
A city-recognized neighborhood association requesting an appeal fee waiver must officially approve the request through a vote of its general membership or board at a duly announced meeting prior to the filing of an appeal pursuant to OCMC 17.50.190(C)(5) to and 17.50.290(C).
Publish 03/30/2016. CLK13573