File #Z0012-19-C, Conditional Use

Proposal: Photovoltaic solar power generation facility (passive solar, panels) on 12 acres of a 44.54-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; the panels 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.

Location:  Southeast of Hwy 213, south of Marquam Circle

Legal description:  T6S, R1E, Section 03, Tax Lot 00300, W.M.

Zoning: EFU (Exclusive Farm Use)

Staff contact: Melissa Ahrens, 503-742-4519 or