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    7. G.    
PLANNING COMMISSION
Meeting Date: 07/10/2018  
Resolution #:    4138
STAFF REPORT
Title: Case No. 18-043
Case Manager:
Approved for Submittal: Planning Director

Information
REQUESTED ACTION
Request by the Ketchikan Public Works Department to declare Lot 123, U.S. Survey 3089, commonly known as South Point Higgins Beach as a recreational area and accept operation and maintenance responsibilities for the park
PROJECT DATA

Property Information
 
Owner  Ketchikan Gateway Borough Applicant  KGB Public Works Department
Location  South Point Higgins Road 1000 Block Zoning/Overlay  PLI
Access  South Point Higgins Road and Earl Hines  Lane Site Area  4.5 acres
City/Service Area  North Tongass - No Water and Sewer Utilities  KPU Electric

Procedural Information
 
Application Date  06/15/2018 Agency Notice Date  06/26/2018
PON Date (# sent)  06/26/2018 Legal Notice Date  N/A
Notice Distance  1,200 Feet Site Visit Date  N/A

Identifying Information
 
Survey, Lot, Block   Lot 123, U.S. Survey 3089
Parcel Number  31-3640-158-000 Customer Number  605787
 
APPLICABLE LAND USE REGULATIONS
KGBC 18.35.020 (PLI Zone)
Minimum Lot Area None
Minimum Lot Width None
Setbacks: Perimeter of the zone: 30 feet
Minimum between buildings: 20 feet
Maximum Structure Height None
Maximum Lot Coverage None
CASE SUMMARY
Lot 123 is currently owned by the Ketchikan Borough and the beach is used by the public for recreation. The Borough Public Works Department has requested to declare South Point Higgins Beach a Recreation Area and assume management authority of the park under Title 11.50 Recreation. KGBC 11.50.020 requires that the Planning Commission make a recommendation to the Borough Assembly after reviewing the request in regards to public benefit, adequate infrastructure, and impacts to surrounding properties.
PLANNING STAFF RECOMMENDATION
Planning staff recommends approval of Case 18-043.
Approval:
“I move to adopt Resolution 4138 A.”
Denial:
“I move to adopt Resolution 4138 B, recommending denial of the request by the Borough Public Works Department to designate South Point Higgins Beach as a park, subject to the following findings:...”

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Staff Analysis
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Application
Restrictive Covenants
Public Comments
Notice Information
Resolution 4138A

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