NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING: Hermiston Planning Commission - Variance Request

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Hermiston Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the 8th day of June, 2016 at or after 7:00 pm in the Council Chambers of the City Hall, 180 N.E. 2nd Street, Hermiston, Oregon.  The hearing is to consider a request from the City of Hermiston for a variance from §157.026 (D)(1) of the Hermiston Code of Ordinances which establishes front yard setback requirements in a (R-2) Duplex Residential zone and from §157.137 which establishes building projection requirements.  The applicant proposes to construct an 8,000 square foot building with no front yard setback and with an architectural feature which will project more than two feet into the required yard.  The Planning Commission will also consider a request for a conditional use permit to allow the proposed building to be used as a community center located in a (R-2) zone.  This request is defined as a conditional use and requires approval from the Planning Commission subject to the provisions for a conditional use permit.  The property is described as 4N2811BC Tax Lots 13900 and 13901 and 4N2811CB Tax Lot 1700 and is located at 255 NE 2nd St.  All interested persons are encouraged to attend.  Questions, comments or correspondence should be addressed to the City of Hermiston Planning Department, 180 N.E. 2nd Street, Hermiston, OR  97838.