CITY OF PORT ORCHARD
DETERMINATION OF NONSIGNIFICANCE (DNS) FOR AN AMENDMENT TO PORT ORCHARD MUNICIPAL CODE 20.132 – SIGN CODE.
DESCRIPTION OF PROPOSAL: The City is considering amendments to Port Orchard Municipal Code (POMC) 20.132 related to the creation of free-standing sign type – Subdivision Entry Signs. The purpose of the ordinance is to create a free-standing sign type specific to residential subdivisions and development regulations for the sign type. PROPONENT: City of Port Orchard LOCATION OF PROPOSAL: Citywide LEAD AGENCY: City of Port Orchard DETERMINATION: The City of Port Orchard, as lead agency for this proposal, after reviewing a completed environmental checklist and other information on file, has determined that the proposed project does not have a probable adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 43.21C.030 (2)(c). Information on file for this proposed project is available to the public on request to the lead agency. This Determination of Non-Significance (DNS) is issued October 14, 2022 under WAC 197-11-340 and Port Orchard Municipal Code (POMC) Title 20. The lead agency will not act on this proposal for 14 days from the date of issue. Comments must be submitted no later than 4:30 p.m., on October 28, 2022, 14 days from the date of this notice. Appeal: You may appeal this determination to the City of Port Orchard Clerk’s Office at 216 Prospect Street, Port Orchard, WA no later than November 11, 2022 at 4:30 pm in accordance with POMC 20.160.240(6)(b). Appeals shall be submitted in writing, and must include the content required in POMC 20.160.240(10), and applicable appeal fee, as established by resolution of the city council ($450); Full appeal procedures can be reviewed under POMC 20.160.240. RESPONSIBLE OFFICIAL: Nicholas Bond, AICP, Director of Community Development, 216 Prospect Street, Port Orchard, WA 98366, (360) 874-5533