Notice of Closed Record Public Hearing – Class 3 Review for Selah School District


Application: The City of Selah Planning Department received a Class 3 Review, Nonconforming Use, Administrative Adjustment, and State Environmental Checklist applications from NAC Architecture and HLA Engineering and Land Surveying Inc. on behalf of the Selah School District #119 to construct a new primary school, increase the maximum lot coverage of the site from 35% to 45%, and provide environmental review of the proposal in its entirety.  The proposed construction constitutes 82,824 sq. ft. of building space to accommodate 736 students within 36 class rooms, 2 collaborative pods, a resource classroom, self-contained special education classroom, music room/platform, maker space, gym, library, multi-purpose/commons space, administrative offices, support space, and play areas. Additionally, the 148 stall existing parking lot will be removed and replaced with a 130-stall parking lot and off-street bus and parent drop-off areas.

Notice of City Council Public Hearing:

The Selah City Council will hold a closed record public hearing to consider the Planning Commission’s recommendation on the above-referenced Class 3 Review, Nonconforming Use, Administrative Adjustment, and State Environmental Checklist. The hearing will be held on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 5:30 PM or as soon thereafter, in the Selah City Council Chambers, 115 W. Naches Avenue, Selah, Washington. This is a closed record public hearing; no new testimony or information will be taken.

Application information and maps detailing the proposal are available for public inspection during regular business hours at the City of Selah Planning Department, 222 South Rushmore Road Selah, WA. You may call the Planning Department at (509) 698-7365 with any questions.

Dated this 5th day of December 2019.

Jeff Peters, Community Development Supervisor