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LEGAL NOTICE OF
STATE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT
DETERMINATION OF NON-SIGNIFICANCE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on September 3, 2018, the City of Lynden received an application from David Timmer with the City of Lynden, regarding the property described below:

HAWLEY’S ADD TO LYNDEN-LOTS 1 THRU 4-21 THRU 24 BLK 25-LOTS 4 THRU 21 BLK26-LOTS 4 THRU 11-EXC PTN OF LOTS 4-5 LY NLY-WLY OF FISHTRAP CREEK BLK 31-LOTS 1-2-3 BLK 32 BEG AT NW COR OF LOT 1 BLK 32 HAWLEY’S ADD TO LYNDEN-TH N 550 FT M/L TO CTR OF FISHTRAP. ALL SITUATE IN WHATCOM COUNTY, WASHINGTON.

COMMONLY DESCRIBED AS: Former Middle School, 516 Main Street, Lynden.

PROJECT DESCRIPTION: To amend the comprehensive plan and rezone approximately 15.48 acres from Single Family Residential (RS-72) to Local Commercial Services (CSL) for the southern parcel and Industrial District (ID) for the parcel to the north. In addition, the request will also include a zoning change on the city-owned parcel that parallels Fishtrap Creek from Single Family Residential (RS-72) to Public Use (PU).

After reviewing the environmental checklist and other information on file with the agency, the City of Lynden has determined that this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment should standard conditions be met. Copies of the DNS are available from the City of Lynden, 300 4th St., WA. The public is invited to comment on this DNS by submitting written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, no later than September 26, 2018, at 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA 98264.

Lynden Tribune
September 12, 2018

LEGAL NOTICE OF

STATE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT

DETERMINATION OF NON-SIGNIFICANCE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on September 3, 2018, the City of Lynden received an application from David Timmer with the City of Lynden, regarding the property described below:

COMMONLY DESCRIBED AS:  City limits and Urban Growth Area of the City of Lynden.  All situate in, Whatcom County, Washington.

Project Description:  The City of Lynden is proposing revisions to its Subarea boundaries, thereby amending its Comprehensive Plan.  The revisions include the creation of a new subarea, the Pepin Creek Subarea (PCSA).  That creation would also adjust the boundaries of the North Lynden Subarea.  Additionally, the city is proposing adjusting the West Lynden Subarea to include proposed commercial parcels at the NE corner of the Guide Meridian and Main St and the existing commercial parcel at 8334 Guide Meridian. 

After reviewing the environmental checklist and other information on file with the agency, the City of Lynden has determined that this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment should standard conditions be met.  Copies of the DNS are available from the City of Lynden, 300 4th St., WA.  The public is invited to comment on this DNS by submitting written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, no later than September 26, 2018, at 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA  98264.

Lynden Tribune

September 12, 2018

LEGAL NOTICE OF
STATE ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT
MITIGATED DETERMINATION OF
NON-SIGNIFICANCE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on August 21, 2018 the City of Lynden received a SEPA Checklist from Dave Timmer, City Planner for the City of Lynden, regarding the non-project action described below:

Name of Proposal: The Pepin Creek Subarea Plan

Description of Proposal: The Pepin Creek Subarea (PCSA) Plan is being established to meet the goals of Lynden’s Comprehensive Plan by planning for the long-term development of the Pepin Creek Subarea (within the City’s UGA). This plan looks for residential development averaging seven dwelling units per net acre and will allow for a variety of housing types while accommodating the proposed Pepin Creek relocation project. The Plan focuses on maintaining the aesthetic quality of the city in general and the neighborhood in particular. It addresses architectural diversity, appropriate transportation connections, recreational opportunities, and adequate landscaping and open space.

After reviewing the environmental checklist and other information on file with the agency, the City of Lynden has determined that this proposal will not have a probable significant adverse impact on the environment should mitigation conditions be met. Copies of the MDNS are available from the City of Lynden, 300 4th St., WA. The public is invited to comment on this MDNS by submitting written comments to Heidi Gudde, Planning Director, no later than September 26, 2018, at 300 4th Street, Lynden, WA 98264.

Published:
Lynden Tribune
September 12, 2018

Summer Watering Schedule

Section 13.04.300 of the Lynden Municipal Code restricts irrigation between June 1st and September 30th of each year, per Resolution of the City Council. Click HERE to open the  watering schedule for odd and even days based on your number address. For more information see the Lynden Municipal Code Link on the front page of our website.