Hearings Officer

The Land Use Hearings Officer is an impartial third party contracted by the county to hear land-use applications that require judgment and discretion in applying the Clackamas County Zoning and Development Ordinance, as well as the Clackamas County Comprehensive Plan and other criteria under State law. The Hearings Officer may impose conditions in order for the application to comply with county and state regulations and to minimize impacts to surrounding properties.

  • Hearings will not begin before the time noted but may begin later depending on the length of prior items.
  • Any interested person may attend the hearing to listen or testify.
  • To comply with current social distancing requirements, this public hearing will only be conducted virtually using the Zoom platform. One week before the hearing, a Zoom link to the public hearing and details on how to observe and testify online or by telephone will be available below next to the applicable file number.
  • Applications may be viewed online. After selecting the “Planning” tab, enter the Record (File) Number to search. (Do not include the second dash or the letters that follow it.) Select Record Info and then select “Attachments” from the dropdown list, where you will find the submitted application.
  • Please direct questions to the staff planner, whose contact information is found by selecting the file number below.
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Hearings Officer

Thursday, June 23, 2022

9:30 am
Zone change from FF-10 (Farm Forest 10 acre) to RA-2 (Rural Area Residential 2-acre) to allow for a future subdivision of 53 lots. No development is proposed as part of this application; the applicant has submitted a separate application for a 53-lot subdivision, however, the subdivision application has been placed on hold pending the outcome of the zone change.
1:30 pm
A forty (40) lot subdivision and planned unit development (PUD) with the following land use permit applications: 1) Z0125-22-ZC, A Zone Change from Future Urban -10 (FU-10) to Urban Low Density Residential (R-15 and R-8.5). 2) Z0126-22-SL: A 40-lot long subdivision and planned unit development (PUD). 3) Z0127-22-HDA: A Habitat Conservation Area (HCA) Development Permit. 4) Z0128-22-HMV: an HCA Map Verification. 5) Z0129-22-CMP: an HCA construction Management Plan. The stream corridor and forested hillside will remain in an open space tract that will be preserved. A storm water tract is also proposed. Access will be from a new public road connecting to SE 142nd Ave.

Thursday, June 16, 2022

9:30 am
Grand View Baptist Church proposes to build a “family center” for the Church and community. The new building as described will include a gymnasium with locker rooms, a children's play area, a kitchen, office space, and educational space. This is meant for use by members and guests of Grand View, their Christian school sports program, with the gym also planned to be available for use by the local community. The educational space would be used for Sunday School and Wednesday night teen and children's programs as well as school classrooms.

Thursday, May 5, 2022

9:30 am
The applicant is requesting a Conditional Use Permit to add four (4) modular classroom buildings and one (1) modular restroom building at the north portion of Candy Lane Elementary School property.

Thursday, March 17, 2022

9:30 am
Sleepy Hollow Water; this proposal is for new back-up well on site for Water District, to include adding small building: 8’X10’ to contain well preliminary filtration equipment and electrical panel. New back-up generator (outside). Site is approximately 1.50 acres in size and vacant. Zone designation is RRFF-5, Rural Residential Farm Forest. Total property size is approximately one-acre though work to occur within 3,000 square foot easement on TL 11201 of TS, R6E, Sec 22BD.

Thursday, March 10, 2022

9:30 am
An appeal of planning staff’s approval of Z0528-21-RSCA, an application for a new 2,800 two story residential addition to the existing dwelling, roughly 80 feet from the mean high water line of Milk Creek

Thursday, February 17, 2022

9:30 am
(Continued from 1/6/2022)

Thursday, February 3, 2022

9:30 am
Photovoltaic solar on ten (10) acres.
1:00 pm
Renewal of a temporary dwelling for care approved in Z0462-15-STC, care is proposed for Robert and Pamela Purcell by Jennifer Jennings, their daughter.

Thursday, January 13, 2022

9:30 am
Home Occupation to host events; weddings, etc.