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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 07, 2013, 06:00 PM

City Council Chambers

City Hall, 210 Lottie Street

The City of Bellingham Hearing Examiner will hold a public hearing to take testimony on the following proposals:

1. VAR2013-00013: Consideration of a Variance from side yard setback requirements to convert an existing carport into a bedroom. The proposal is located at 2610 Franklin Street, and legally described as First Add to New Whatcom Lot 8 Blk 339. Residential-Single, Detached Land Use Designation. Dylan Huff, owner/applicant. Sunnyland Neighborhood, Area 1.

8-7-13 Staff Report.pdf8-7-13 Staff Report.pdf8-7-13 Exhibits.pdf8-7-13 Exhibits.pdf 2. VAR2013-00015: Consideration of a Variance to relocated the required five-foot landscaping between a parking area and property line to another location on the property. The project is located at 1828 Franklin Street and legally described as First Add to New Whatcom, Lots 1-2-3 Blk 253, Subj to Covenant to Bind Properties AF 2060101625. Industrial, Light Land Use Designation. Ronald T. Jepson, contact person; Ziad Youssef, owner/applicant. Sunnyland Neighborhood, Area 6.

8-7-13 Staff Report - 2.pdf8-7-13 Staff Report - 2.pdf8-7-13 Exhibits - 2.pdf8-7-13 Exhibits - 2.pdf

The full applications are available for viewing at the address listed below. Staff reports will be available at the Planning Department approximately one week before the hearing.

You may comment on the proposal by sending written comments to the Planning Department, City Hall, 210 Lottie Street, Bellingham, WA 98225. All written comments should be received during office hours before the hearing, or you may submit them at the hearing if you include an additional copy for the recording secretary. You may also request a copy of the Hearing Examiner’s decision and your appeal rights.

The City of Bellingham complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The hearing assistance system is now available. If you need special accommodations please call the Hearing Examiner office 752-1149 (voice) or 676-6883 (TDD) at least one day prior to the hearing.

Note: This hearing will be recorded.