NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Monday October 3, 2022

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Monday October 3, 2022 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that OHM Equity Partners LLC, has submitted an application for a Site Design Review (DR 22-04) for a Private Golf Course and RV Park. The park will consist of 103 spaces for a private recreational vehicle campground/RV’s and the re-design of the existing golf course, club house and banquet facility in the Community Service Recreational (CS-R) zone. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Columbia County is proposing to amend the Columbia County Zoning Ordinance to develop land use standards in response to Measure 109 and ORS 475A related to psilocybin production, processing, and service centers. This involves amending existing sections of the Zoning Ordinance as well as developing a Special use Section 1804 for psilocybin related uses. Also, to develop standards to allow for Accessory Dwelling Units within Rural Residential zones. Local file numbers TA 23-01; TA 23-02. This hearing is to afford interested parties an opportunity to be heard on the following matter. Any comments you wish to provide will be appreciated; however, Oregon law requires that testimony and evidence must be directed toward the decision criteria. You may present testimony at the public hearing or provide written comments to the Land Development Services (LDS) Department prior to 5:00 p.m. on the hearing date. The Commission will make a recommendation on this application to the Columbia County Board of Commissioners, which is the decision-maker for all County Plan and Ordinance amendments. Applicable decision criteria are contained in ORS 475A; ORS 215.495; CCZO 1606; CCZO 1607; CCZO 1611; the Oregon Statewide Planning Goals; the Comprehensive Plan; and any other statute or ordinance determined to apply. The application is available for viewing in the LDS Department office, 445 Port Avenue, St. Helens, during normal business hours. Copies will be provided for a reasonable cost. This hearing will be held in accordance with the provisions of the Zoning Ordinance. For more information contact Hayden.Richardson@columbiacoun; or phone 503-397-1501. SAID PUBLIC HEARING will be held before the Columbia County Planning Commission on Monday, October 3rd, 2022, starting at 6:30 p.m. During the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Columbia County Planning Commission will be hosting their public hearing via online webinar. Please use the links below if you wish to participate in the public meeting. October 3, 2022 Planning Commission Meeting Mon, Oct 3, 2022 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM (PDT) Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. You can also dial in using your phone. United States (Toll Free): 1 877 309 2073 United States: +1 (571) 317-3129 Access Code: 202-650-557 Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: If you have any questions or concerns regarding access to the meeting or need accommodation, please call the Land Development Services office at (503) 397-1501. The criteria to be used in deciding the request will be found in some or all of the following documents and laws, as revised from time to time: Oregon Revised Statutes ORS 197.763; Oregon Administrative Rules; Columbia County Comprehensive Plan; Columbia County Zoning Ordinance. The specific criteria applicable to this request is listed and evaluated in the staff report. A copy of the application, all documents and evidence relied upon by the applicant, and the staff report are available for inspection at no cost and will be provided at reasonable cost, at the Land Development Services office, at least 7 days prior to the Planning Commission hearing. Written comments on the issue can be submitted via email to Planning@columbiacoun or you can send comments via U.S. Mail to Columbia County, Department of Land Development Services, 230 Strand Street, St. Helens, OR 97051. If additional documents or evidence are provided in support of the application, prior to or during the hearing, any party shall be entitled to a continuance of the hearing to allow review of the new evidence. If a participant requests a continuance before the conclusion of the evidentiary hearing, the record shall remain open for at least seven days after the hearing. The hearing will be held in accordance with the provision of the Zoning Ordinance At each hearing, the applicant has the burden of presenting substantial evidence showing that the application meets all of the applicable criteria. Following presentation of the staff report, the applicant and other persons in favor of the application will be allowed to address the commission, explaining how the evidence submitted meets the applicable criteria. Following the applicant’s presentation, any person in opposition to the application may present evidence and argument against the application. The applicant will then have the opportunity to rebut any evidence or arguments presented in opposition. After the presentation of evidence and arguments, the public hearing record will be either left open or closed by the Planning Commission. The Commission will then make a tentative decision to be followed by approval of a written order and a statement of findings and conclusions supporting the decision, which will be mailed to all parties at a later date. The Commission may, at its discretion, continue the hearing from time to time at the request of the parties or on its own motion as necessary to afford substantial justice and comply with the law. Additional information about this application may be obtained from the Planning Division of the Land Development Services Department, at (503) 397-1501 or you can go to the County website opment/Planning. September 21, 2022 THE PLANNING COMMISSION Dan Magnia, Chairman Publish Sept 23, 2022 CCS256521

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Publication: OPC Legals 2

Section: Legals

Start Date: 2022/09/21

End Date: 2022/09/23



County: Columbia