City Of Driggs

Public Hearing Notice for City Council Meeting on May 17th

Contact Info
City Hall

60 South Main Street
P.O. Box 48
Driggs, Idaho 83422

Hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Phone: (208) 354-2362

General Email: info@driggsidaho.org

Published: May, 10 2022

Pursuant to established procedure and Idaho Statutes NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Driggs City Council will hold a public hearing at 60 S. Main St. in Driggs City Hall and broadcast virtually via Zoom on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at 6:00 pm. There will be opportunity for the public to comment on public hearing items. Information on accessing the meeting and the agenda is available on the City Council Meeting Information Page and at City Hall. The hearing item is as follows:

 

Public Hearing AMD22-1: Land Use Code Text Amendment

The City Council will hold a public hearing to consider an ordinance for a LAND USE CODE TEXT AMENDMENT to amend Title 9, known as the Land Development Code. The city adopted Ordinance 374-16, which created a new Land Development Code and Zone Map, which was last amended by Ordinance 430-21 in August 2021. Amendments are proposed for various chapters of the Land Development Code and are specifically identified on the city website and at City Hall. The purpose of the proposed Land Development Code Amendments is to implement recommendations from the 2022 Housing Needs Assessment and 2019 Affordable Housing Strategic Plan to address the lack of workforce housing and affordable housing in the community by creating subdivision and accessory dwelling unit bonus incentives for workforce and affordable housing and by adding affordable housing mitigation standards for consideration during an upzone and/or annexation request. The proposed changes would be in effect city-wide, if adopted. Detailed information is available on the AMD22-1: Land Use Code Text Amendment Page

How to Review, Access, & Submit Comment

Review criteria, processes, and documents pertaining to these applications are available on the corresponding website address listed above. A staff report will be available one week prior to the meeting date.  Zoom instructions and access links are available on the City Council Meeting Information Page.

Instructions and an online form for submitting public hearing comments are available on the Public Hearing & Comment Page.  Comments received by 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 10th, 2022 will be included in the staff report. Comments received after May 10th and before the start of the meeting will be read into the record during the meeting. Those attending the meeting in person can comment during the corresponding agenda item. Remote commenting during this meeting is not available.

Please contact the city Community Development Director, Doug Self, via 208-354-2362 ext. 2111 or DSelf@driggsidaho.org with any questions regarding the hearing or to request communication aids, services, or other accommodations to participate.

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60 South Main Street
Post Office Box 48
Driggs, Idaho 83422

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