Current Projects

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Proposed City Street Standards and Amendments to Chapter 12.02 SMC; Streets

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

Proposed revised City street standards and the implementing regulations for Chapter 12.02 of the Sequim Municipal Code.  The purpose of this chapter is to provide for uniform engineering standards for street construction, repair, and improvement within the city of Sequim. These standards are in addition to subdivision street standards such as described in SMC 17.32 and elsewhere in code.

DOCUMENTS

  1. Notice of Public Hearing
  2. Draft Street Standards
  3. Proposed Revisions to SMC 12.02
  4. SEPA DNS
  5. SEPA Checklist


proposed sequim municipal code chapter 18.82 - grading 

file no. ZC2020-001

project description

The purpose of this proposed local regulation is to safeguard persons, protect property, and prevent damage to the environment within the City of Sequim.  This ordinance will also promote the public welfare by guiding, regulating, and controlling the design, construction, use, and maintenance of any development or other activity that disturbs or breaks the topsoil, results in the movement of earth or impacts drainage flow on land in City of Sequim.

documents

  1. Notice of Rescheduled Public Hearing
  2. Notice of Cancelled Public Hearing
  3. Notice of Public Hearing
  4. Draft Grading Ordinance
  5. SEPA Checklist
  6. SEPA DNS


Shoreline master program (SMP) update

project description

The City of Sequim is in the process of updating of its SMP. The City last updated its SMP in November 2013, and Washington state law requires jurisdictions to review and update their SMPs every eight years in accordance with the SMA and its current guidelines and legislative rules to attain state approval. 

documents

Documents will be posted on City's Shoreline Master Program webpage


Interim Ordinance 2020-003, Revising Sequim municipal code Chapter 17.64 - Guarantees (Subdivisions) 

documents

  1. Notice of Public Hearing
  2. Ordinance 2020-003 - Declaring an Emergency Necessitating the Need to Adopt Interim Controls by Amending Chapter 17.64 of the Sequim Municipal Code Relating to Subdivision Guarantees; Entering Legislative Findings; Providing for Severability; and Establishing an Effective Date
  3. SMC 17.64 Proposed Revision of Code Language


interim ordinance 2020-002, moratorium on mobile and Manufactured home parks - smc 18.62

documents

  1. Notice of Public Hearing
  2. Ordinance 2020-002 - Moratorium on Manufactured Home Parks


There are two applications below related to the MAT Clinic. information about appeals can be found here. other information and correspondence received regarding this project can be found here.

Jamestown s’klallam tribe mat clinic design review

file no. cdr20-001

project description

This project is a proposal to develop the northwest 3.3 acres of the 18.19-acre subject parcel. The project includes the construction of a 16,720 SF medical clinic that will be made up of medication assisted treatment program which offers FDA approved dosing, primary care services, consulting services, dental health services and childcare services while clients are seen.

NOTICE OF DECISION

STAFF REPORT AND DECISION, WITH EXHIBIT LOG

documents

  1. Application Status Summary
  2. Revised Mitigated Determination of Non-Significance
  3. Public Comments
  4. SEPA Comments
  5. MDNS SEPA Review Packet CDR20-001
  6. Notice of Application
  7. Notice of Complete Application
  8. Notice of Determination of Procedure  Type
  9. Application
  10. Community Response Plan
  11. Adjacent Property List and 11x17 Map
  12. Fill Quantities
  13. Legal Description
  14. Open Water Map
  15. Proof of Ownership
  16. SEPA Checklist
  17. Architectural Sheets 30x42
  18. Civil Plans
  19. Electrical
  20. Landscape
  21. Full Drawing Package

Jamestown s’klallam tribe mat clinic building permit

file no. CBp20-001

notice of decision

documents

  1. SEPA Comments
  2. MDNS SEPA Review Packet CDR20-001 (associated with CBP20-001)
  3. Application
  4. WSEC Lighting Budget Form
  5. Geotech Report
  6. Technical Information Report
  7. Traffic Impact Analysis
  8. Architectural Set
  9. Civil Set
  10. Electrical
  11. Landscape
  12. HVAC
  13. Plumbing 
  14. Structural Drawings
  15. Structural Calcs
  16. Full Permit Drawing Set


proposed revisions to sequim municipal code chapter 18.66 

accessory dwelling units 

project description

To encourage development of ADUs the City is proposing to amend its current ADU regulations to allow the ADU to be increased in size from 700 sq. ft. to 850 sq. ft., and remove the limitation on the number of bedrooms and occupants who can occupy the ADU. Other amendments relate to ensuring the ADU is architecturally compatible with the primary residential structure, prohibiting mobile and manufactured homes to serve as ADUs, and to ensure ADUs are not used as short-term rentals.

documents

  1. Notice of Rescheduled Public Hearing
  2. Notice of Cancelled Public Hearing
  3. Notice of Public Hearing
  4. Proposed Sequim Municipal Code, Chapter 18.66 Accessory Dwelling Units
  5. SEPA Checklist
  6. SEPA Threshold Determination


proposed sequim municipal code chapter 18.51

Infill Residential Development Standards

THE PUBLIC HEARINGS SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 19TH  AND 25TH, 2019 WERE CANCELLED. (A HEARING WAS PREVIOUSLY CONTINUED FROM NOVEMBER 5, 2019 TO NOVEMBER 19, 2019.)

project description

These regulations are intended to provide property owners and developers with alternative bulk and dimensional standards that may better reflect the existing development pattern than would the City’s current residential development standards while maintaining consistency with current land use regulations.

documents

  1. Notice of Public Hearing
  2. Proposed Sequim Municipal Code Chapter 18.51
  3. SEPA Checklist
  4. SEPA Threshold Determination


Home phase B, file no. sub19-001

THE PUBLIC MEETING SCHEDULED FOR NOVEMBER 19, 2019 AND THE PUBLIC HEARING SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 9, 2019 WERE CANCELLED. (FUTURE MEETING DATE TO BE DETERMINED.)

project description

A proposed major preliminary subdivision application to develop 33 single family residential lots on approximately 9.14 acres of property currently zoned “Single Family Residence” (R 4-8). The project would be developed in four phases. Phase B-1: 10 lots, Phase B-2: 11 lots, Phase B-3: 4 lots, and Phase B-4: 8 lots.

documents

  1. Notice of Public Meeting and Public Hearing
  2. SEPA MDNS with Checklist
  3. Cover Letter
  4. Application
  5. SEPA Checklist
  6. Draft Plans
  7. Geotechnical Report
  8. Preliminary Plat Plans
  9. Preliminary Stormwater Control Plan
  10. Traffic Impact Analysis
  11. CCRs, Amended
  12. Warranty Deed
  13. Affidavit of Mailing 300 ft
  14. Notice of Complete Application


Affordable Housing Study

Affordable Housing Study