File #Z0508-18-C Conditional Use

Proposal: Photovoltaic solar power generation facility (passive solar, panels) on 12 acres of a 32-acre parcel with photovoltaic modules supported by stationary piles driven 6-10 feet into the ground.  Each row of panels will be strung together in an east-west orientation and will face south with a tilt of approximately 25 degrees (or tracking).  The facility will be unoccupied with only occasional site visits by maintenance personnel.  

Address:  East side of S. Highway 213, south of Molalla  

Legal description:  T5S, R2E, Section 18, Tax Lot 00300, W.M.

Zoning: EFU-(Exclusive Farm Forest)/ FF-10 (Farm Forest 10 acres)

Staff contact: Clay Glasgow, 503-742-4520 or