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Notice of Application, SEPA anticipated DNS - Hayes Gravel Pit Development #SEP1901-001

Post Date:02/21/2019

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City of Maple Valley

Notice of Application, SEPA anticipated DNS
Hayes Gravel Pit Development #SEP1901-001 (SEPA)

Effective Date:                  February 22, 2019
Darren Peugh, R&H Mining LLC
                             R&H Mining LLC, 22430 SE 231st ST, Maple Valley, WA 98038
Application filed 1/22/19; Technically Complete 2/13/19; Notice of Application issued 2/22/19
                          SE 231st ST and Witte Road SE, Maple Valley, WA 98038
Tax Parcels:                      
162206-9037 and 162206-9040
REC (Regional Employment Center)
Prepared by:                      
Matt Torpey, Community Development Manager

Notice of Application file
The project consists of two warehouse-type developments totaling approximately 250,000 square feet of building and an extension of SE 231st Street through the center of the site.  The project would include road improvements to Witte Road, utility extensions, landscaping, parking and truck dock pavement, storm drainage conveyance water quality and infiltration.  Storm water will be routed to a proposed infiltration pond on the north side of the site.

This application is being administered as a Process 2, which the Director shall approve, approve with conditions or deny. Process 2’s may be appealed to the Hearing Examiner within 14 calendar days of the Notice of Decision pursuant to MVMC 18.100.230.

SEPA anticipated Determination of Nonsignificance (DNS)
On January 22, 2019, The Department of Public Works and Community Development received an application for a SEPA threshold determination for the above referenced proposal.
The City of Maple Valley, as lead agency, anticipates issuing a DNS for this project based on review of the SEPA environmental checklist and other documents submitted with the application.
The proposal may include mitigation measures under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared. This anticipated determination is issued using the Optional DNS process in WAC 197-11-355. This may be your only opportunity to comment on this SEPA determination.

Public Comment and Review
You may submit written comments on the land-use proposal and SEPA anticipated determination through March 8th, 2019 in person at Maple Valley City Hall, 22017 S.E. Wax Rd. or by mail to P.O. Box 320, Maple Valley, WA. 98038.
Any person has the right to comment on this application, receive notice of and participate in the public meetings or hearings, and request a copy of the land-use decision or SEPA determination once made.
Project files are available for public review by appointment at City Hall between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.  For further information, contact Matt Torpey, Community Development Manger at 425-413-8800 or

   The deadline for public comments is 03/08/19

Notice of Application [PDF]

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