Jamestown S'Klallam Medication-Assisted Treatment Clinic Appeals

OPEN RECORD HEARING: The City of Sequim Hearing Examiner Pro Tem, Phil Olbrechts, will hear six administrative appeals from four appellants regarding the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe's proposed Medication-Assisted Treatment Clinic. View documents related to the MAT Clinic project at this Department of Community Development Current Projects link (scroll down to CDR 20-001). The hearing will be conducted pursuant to Sequim Municipal Code Chapter 2.10 and the Rules of Procedure established by Mr. Olbrechts.

DATE, TIME, AND LOCATION: The three-day hearing will be held Monday, September 28 through Wednesday, September 30, beginning at 9:00 a.m. each day and will be conducted virtually due to public health concerns arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. Instructions on how the public may attend the hearing are below.

ISSUES ON APPEAL: The four appellants' Notices of Appeal are referenced below (pdf's). Two appellants filed two appeals; those have been combined into a single file for convenience.

RULES FOR PARTICIPANTS: Hearing Examiner Olbrechts has established Rules of Procedure to participate in the hearing.  No testimony or public comment will be allowed on matters outside the scope of the proceedings. The issues on appeal are: 1) Permit Review Classification; 2) Use Designation; 3)Mitigated Determination of Non-Significance (MDNS) Insufficient; and 4) MDNS Overly Restrictive.

CITY MOTION TO DISMISS: The City of Sequim filed a Motion to Dismiss the Appeals (pdf).

MOTIONS FROM OTHER PARTIES (pdf's):

RESPONSES TO MOTIONS FROM ALL PARTIES (pdf's):  Some responses are combined into a single file for convenience.


REPLIES TO RESPONSES FROM ALL PARTIES (pdf's):  Some responses are combined into a single file for convenience. 

City's Consolidated Reply to Appellants' Responses


SUPPLEMENTAL RESPONSES (pdf's): These documents will be posted and linked to as they are filed. 


JAMESTOWN S'KLALLAM TRIBE STIPULATED SETTLEMENT OF APPEAL OF MDNS (pdf):

HOW PUBLIC CAN ATTEND OR COMMENT: 

Written and oral comments from the public will be accepted if they directly relate to the issues on appeal. Oral comments must occur at designated times during the hearing and will be limited to three minutes per person (see instructions below). Written comments are limited to one page or a 500 word email and must be received by 5:00 pm Thursday, September 24th and have "Jamestown S'Klallam Clinic Public Hearing" in the subject line. Direct written comments to Tim Woolett, 152 West Cedar Street, Sequim WA 98382 or twoolett@sequimwa.gov.

To listen to the hearing or to provide oral comments at the times designated, follow these instructions:

Join the Zoom hearing: Click: https://zoom.us/j/95460406496  OR dial one of these numbers:

US: +1 253 215 8782  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 669 900 9128  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 646 558 8656  or +1 301 715 8592 

(if you have poor line quality, try a different number)

The Webinar ID Number is: 954 6040 6496

Each day of the hearing, the Hearing Examiner will provide verbal instructions to participants on how to make their oral comments.

READ THE NOTICE OF OPEN RECORD PUBLIC HEARING HERE.