NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Hermiston City Council will hold a public hearing on the 25th day of November, 2019, at or after 7:00 p.m. in the council chambers of City Hall, 180 N.E. 2nd Street, Hermiston, Oregon on the proposed conversion to amend the City’s comprehensive plan map from Future Commercial to Medium Density Residential for 31.3 acres and Commercial for 9.5 acres along with a corresponding change in the County zoning designation from Future Urban (FU-10) to the city zoning designations of Multi-Family Residential (R-3) for 31.3 acres of land, Outlying Commercial (C-2) for 6.5 acres and Neighborhood Commercial Overlay (NCO) for 3 acres. The public hearing will also consider the proposed annexation to the City of Hermiston and withdrawal from the Umatilla County Library District the following described property:
A Parcel of land located in the Southwest one-quarter of Section 1, and the Northeast one-quarter of Section 11, and the Northwest one-quarter of Section 12, Township 4 North, Range 28 East, Willamette Meridian, Umatilla County, Oregon. Said Parcel being that portion of said property described as follows:
All that portion of said Northwest one-quarter of Section 12 lying Northerly of the Southerly right-ofway line of Diagonal Road (Hermiston-Columbia River Highway No. 333), including all rights-of-way.
That portion of the Oregon State Highway No. 207 (E. Elm Avenue) right-of-way lying within the Southwest one-quarter of Section 1, Township 4 North, Range 28 East, Willamette Meridian, Umatilla County, Oregon.
That portion of the NE 10th Street right-of-way lying within the Northeast one-quarter of the Northeast one-quarter of Section 11, Township 4 North, Range 28 East, Willamette Meridian, Umatilla County, Oregon.
That portion of Hooker Road, formerly Diagonal Road (Hermiston-Columbia River Highway No. 333), previously annexed, more particularly described as follows:
Beginning at a point on the Southerly right-of-way line of said Hooker Road as shown on Umatilla County Survey 9-173-8 filed for record in December, 2009, from which a 2 ½-inch brass disk marking the North one-quarter corner of said section 12 bears N07°54'14"E, 135.64 feet;
thence along said Southerly right-of-way line the following three (3) courses:
1) N66° 51'42"W, 33.75 feet;
2) S71° 50'10"W, 187.21 feet;
3) S61° 38'54"W, 217.86 feet;
thence leaving said Southerly right-of-way on a bearing of N57°39'21 "E, 472.98 feet;
thence S00°34'31"E, 104.49 feet to the Point of Beginning.
The applicants are Lloyd and Lois Piercy and Umatilla Electric Cooperative. The property is located east of NE 10th St between Diagonal Rd and E Elm Ave. The location of the property is within the City’s Urban Growth Boundary and the proposed changes will allow the extension of city utilities and services to the property.
All interested persons are invited to attend. Questions, comments, or correspondence should be addressed to the Hermiston Planning Department, 180 N.E. 2nd Street, Hermiston, OR 97838. The phone number is (541)567-5521.
Lilly Alarcon-Strong, City Recorder