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Notice of Application, SEPA Anticipated DNS - MV216 Preliminary Plat

Post Date:04/04/2019 1:10 PM

Notice of Application, SEPA Anticipated DNS and Public Meeting
MV216 Preliminary Plat; PP1903-001 (Land-Use); SEPA1903-001 (SEPA)

Effective Date:   April 5, 2019

Owner:               Randy Barnett, Ichijo USA CO., LTD, 1406 140th Place NE, Suite 104,  Bellevue, WA 98007

Location:            East of 216th Ave SE, north of SE 276th Street

Tax Parcel(s):     332206-9107, 332206-9034, 332206-9081, 332206-9059, 332206-9048, 332206-9069, 332206-9055

Zoning:               R6, R8

Prepared by:       Amy Taylor, Associate Planner

Notice of Application
On March 15, 2019, the Department of Public Works and Community Development Services received the above-referenced application for land-use review and approval of a proposal to subdivide a 7.09 acre site into 39 lots for construction of single-family residences, including roads, sidewalks, drainage, streetlights and other infrastructure.

The review process for this project, a Process 3, includes a community meeting (see date and time, below), a public pre-decision hearing (to be announced) and a hearing examiner’s decision.

Notice of SEPA Anticipated Determination of Non-significance (DNS)
On March 15, 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, is issuing an Anticipated DNS for this project, pursuant to the Optional DNS process in WAC 197-11-355.  The City has determined that this proposal does not have probable significant adverse impact on the environment.  This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the City.

The project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared.  This may be your only opportunity to comment on this SEPA determination.

Notice of Public Meeting
The City has scheduled a public meeting to provide an opportunity for any interested parties to obtain more information about this proposal.  The meeting will take place on Monday, April 22, 2019 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Maple Valley Branch of the King County Library, 21844 S.E. 248th St.  This is not a hearing; the proceedings are not recorded; and the discussion is not part of the record for purposes of any decision or appeal.

Public Comment and Review
You have a right to submit written comments on this SEPA anticipated determination through April 22, 2019.  You may submit land-use related comments throughout project review.  You may do so in person at Maple Valley City Hall, 22017 S.E. Wax Rd. by mail to P.O. Box 320, Maple valley, WA. 98038, or by email to

You have a right to receive notice of and participate in any community meetings or hearings related to this land-use proposal and SEPA anticipated determination and to request and receive a copy of the decision once made.  Documents related to these applications may be reviewed weekdays at City Hall, between the hours of 9am and 4pm.

For further information, contact Amy Taylor, Associate Planner, at (425)413-6633 or

NOA and SEPA, DNS - MV216PP Map - 040419
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Notice of Application [PDF]

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