Notice of City Council Public Hearing for June 8, 2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Covington City Council has scheduled a public hearing on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 during the regular scheduled City Council meeting at 7 p.m. The purpose of the public hearing is to receive comments from the public, both written and oral, regarding adoption of the Lakepointe 2018 Proposal to amend Covington’s Comprehensive Plan to increase the maximum allowed dwelling units and commercial square footage within the Lakepointe Urban Village Subarea & amendments to the 2013 Planned Action Ordinance.  The city council meeting will be held telephonically and virtually to comply with state executive and legislative actions that indefinitely prohibit public agencies from meeting in person. This prohibition will remain in effect until the termination of the COVID‑19 state of emergency, or until rescinded by gubernatorial or legislative action.

This notice and associated documents are available via the City’s online permit system, Citizens Connect:  https://permits.covingtonwa.gov/citizen. Search by permit number (LA18-0002).

All  persons desiring to comment may do so in writing to Krista Bates, Deputy City Clerk, at 16720 SE 271st Street, Suite 100, Covington, Washington, 98042 (please be sure to include your name and mailing address), or by email to kbates@covingtonwa.gov, or by testifying online during  the public hearing on Tuesday, June 8, 2021. 

Join online: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83950733316?pwd=YXBycWZvbTZxOWpvVjZOM0ZuZHVtdz09
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Join by phone: 253-215-8782
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Notice is further given that agenda information will be posted the Friday prior to the above meeting at Covington City Hall, and on the city’s web site: https://www.covingtonwa.gov/city_departments/executive/cityclerk/councilminutes.php.  

More information about the proposed amendments to Covington’s Comprehensive Plan and the 2013 Planned Action Ordinance, the public review process, and planning and environmental documents are available on the city’s website: https://www.covingtonwa.gov/lakepointe 

Questions, please contact Ann Mueller, Principal Planner at amueller@covingtonwa.gov