Application/Permit Number: Z20-177REZN
Russell Page – Russel Page Architects
801 W. Francis Ave. (parcel 36312.0215) and 6222 N. Lincoln St. (parcel 36312.0702). Please note that the applicant recently combine two parcels now identified as parcel 36312.0215 above. Prior to this aggregation the property was identified as two parcels – parcel 36312.0207 addressed as 801 W. Francis Ave. and parcel 36312.0202 addressed as 6217 N Post St.
The applicant is proposing a Rezone from Office (O-35) to Office-Retail (OR-35) for the parcels included above. Zoning of parcel 36312.0215 is split between Office (O-35) and Residential Single Family (RSF) zoning. All portions of parcel 36312.0215 zoned RSF will retain the existing RSF zoning designation and allowed uses. The entirety of parcel 36312.0702 is zoned Office (O-35). This is a Type III application process and there will be a Public Hearing in front of the City Hearing Examiner.
Please note that the owner listed in this application is in the process of purchasing 6222 N. Lincoln St. (parcel 36312.0702) – the second parcel included in this rezone application. Authorization to include parcel 36312.0702 in this rezone application has been provided by the current owner and the transfer of ownership to 801 Francis Development, LLC is anticipated to take place prior to the public hearing for this rezone application.
Any person may submit written comments on the proposal, call for additional information or participate in the hearing. Comments from the public are due by April 14, 2021 by 5 p.m. There will be a virtual public hearing on this proposal before the City of Spokane Hearing Examiner on May 13, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. via WebEx conferencing. The Hearing details are found below.
The City deferred the in-person public hearing in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and to protect those most vulnerable. Due to the restrictions on public gatherings arising from the COVID-19 outbreak, this hearing will be conducted remotely using web and telephone conference tools, as described below. However, if the Governor’s restrictions for group gatherings are lifted prior to the scheduled hearing date, the hearing will be held in person at the designated time in the Council Chambers, Lower Level of City Hall, 808 W. Spokane Falls Boulevard, Spokane, WA. Any changes to the procedures that will be followed for this hearing will be posted here on the city’s project website. Any person may submit written comments on the proposal and/or participate in the public hearing.
PUBLIC HEARING VIA WEBEX CONFERENCING
May 13, 2021 9:00 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)
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Meeting number (access code): 187 952 8620
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The comment period for this SEPA ended on April 14, 2021. This Determination of Non-significance (DNS) is issued under 197-11-340(2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for at least 14 days from the date of issuance. Appeal of this DNS must be received within 14 calendar days after the signing of this DNS. The SEPA DNS is available for review online. The environmental checklist is located under Application Materials below.
Written comments should be sent via mail or email:
Planning and Development Services
808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99201-3329