The following information was provided by the city’s Department of Planning and Development. Written comments on projects should be mailed to 700 Fifth Ave., Suite 2000, P.O. Box 34019, Seattle, WA 98124-4019.

Appeals are made to the Office of the Hearing Examiner, Seattle Municipal Tower, 40th Floor (SMT-40-00), 700 Fifth Ave., Suite 4000, Seattle, WA 98104. Appeals must be accompanied by a $50 filing fee in a check payable to the City of Seattle.

The project number is in parentheses. For more information, call 684-8467.

Permit applications

3457 22ND AVE. W. (3018025) for a Land Use Application to subdivide one development site into five unit lots. The construction of residential units has been approved under Project No. 6375089. This subdivision of property is only for the purpose of allowing sale or lease of the unit lots. Development standards will be applied to the original parcel and not to each of the new unit lots. Environmental Review conducted under No. 3015744. The following approval is required: Unit Lot Subdivision to create five unit lots. Water Availability Certificate may be needed but was not included in this application. Written comments accepted through Aug. 25.

408 W. FULTON ST. (3018012) for a Land Use Application to subdivide one development site into three unit lots. The construction of residential units is under Project No. 6389860. This subdivision of property is only for the purpose of allowing sale or lease of the unit lots. Development standards will be applied to the original parcel and not to each of the new unit lots. The following approval is required: Unit Lot Subdivision to create three unit lots. Water Availability Certificate may be needed but was not included in this application. Written comments accepted through Aug. 27. 

Revised applications

1600 W. ARMORY WAY (3017443) for a Land Use Application to allow a one-story retail building with surface parking for 103 vehicles. Review includes demolition of existing structures. The following approval is required: SEPA environmental determination. (This project is subject to the Optional DNS Process (WAC 197-11-355) and Early DNS Process (SMC 25.05.355). This comment period may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of this proposal.) Building and demolition permits may be needed but were not included in this application. Written comments accepted through Aug. 27.

Permit decisions

531 QUEEN ANNE AVE. N. (3014863) on a Land Use Application to allow a three-story, 31-unit residential structure with commercial use at-grade and 62 below-grade parking spaces. Two commercial structures would be demolished. Project includes grading. The following appealable decisions have been made based on submitted plans: Design Review conditionally granted; Determination of Non-Significance with conditions (no Environmental Impact Statement required). Environmental review completed, and project conditioned as applicable. This DNS is issued using the optional DNS process in WAC 197.11.355 and SMC 25.05.355. The comment period was originally published on Dec. 26, 2013, and there is no further comment period on this DNS. The hearing examiner must receive appeals of this decision no later than Aug. 25.

3025 21ST AVE. W. (3016771) on a Land Use Application to allow four single-family structures with surface parking for four vehicles on the site in an environmentally critical area. Existing structures to be demolished. Environmental review includes future unit-lot subdivision. The following appealable decision has been made based on submitted plans: Determination of Non-Significance (no Environmental Impact Statement required). Environmental review completed, and no conditions imposed.  This DNS is issued using the optional DNS process in WAC 197.11.355 and SMC 25.05.355.  The comment period was originally published on March 6, 2014, and there is no further comment period on this DNS. The hearing examiner must receive appeals of this decision no later than Aug. 25.

2001 W. GARFIELD ST. (3017290) on a Shoreline Substantial Development application to allow five new floats and 10 steel piles to support new moorage for emergency-response fire and rescue boats to accommodate and relocate Seattle Fire Department, Station No. 5. A 145-ft.-long gangway will provide access to the fireboat moorage. Project includes three modular structures for crew and equipment. Review includes shoreline restoration and improvements. The following appealable decisions have been made based on submitted plans: Shoreline Substantial Development to allow a public facility in the UI Shoreline environment conditionally granted; Determination of Non-Significance with conditions (no Environmental Impact Statement required). Environmental review completed, and project conditioned as applicable. This DNS is issued using the optional DNS process in WAC 197.11.355 and SMC 25.05.355. The comment period was originally published on June 12, 2014, and there is no further comment period on this DNS. This decision is appealable to the Washington State Shoreline Hearings Board until at least Sept. 4.

Design reviews

300 FIRST AVE. W. (3017667) of a seven-story building containing 129 residential units and nine live/work units. Parking for 113 vehicles to be provided below-grade.

An application for Design Review related to future development of this site has been submitted to the Department of Planning and Development (DPD). The first phase of Design Review includes the Early Design Guidance (EDG) meeting. At the Early Design Guidance meeting, the following occurs:

•The applicants will present information about the site and vicinity, as well as early massing design concepts. 

•The public may offer comments regarding the design of a development on the subject site.

•The Design Review Board will provide guidance and identify those Design Guidelines of highest priority for the design as it moves forward toward Master Use Permit (MUP) application. 

Following the meeting, DPD will issue a written Early Design Guidance report summarizing the meeting. This report will be sent to those who signed in at the meeting or otherwise requested a copy.

The DPD director will accept written comments to assist in the preparation of the Early Design Guidance through Sept. 3, 2014. Comments regarding important site planning and design issues for this project are welcome. Comments and requests to be made party of record should be submitted to PRC@seattle.gov or City of Seattle – DPD – PRC, 700 Fifth Ave., Suite 2000, P.O. Box 34019, Seattle, WA  98124-4019.

The meeting will take place Sept. 3 at 8 p.m. at the Queen Anne Community Center (1901 First Ave. W.), in Room 1. This meeting will include Project No. 3018170.

For more information, call DPD land-use planner Michael Dorcy at (206) 615-1393.

301 QUEEN ANNE AVE. N. (3018170) of a six-story building containing 32 residential units and six live-work units. No parking provided.

An application for Design Review related to future development of this site has been submitted to the Department of Planning and Development (DPD). The first phase of Design Review includes the Early Design Guidance (EDG) meeting. At the Early Design Guidance meeting, the following occurs:

•The applicants will present information about the site and vicinity, as well as early massing design concepts. 

•The public may offer comments regarding the design of a development on the subject site.

•The Design Review Board will provide guidance and identify those Design Guidelines of highest priority for the design as it moves forward toward Master Use Permit (MUP) application. 

Following the meeting, DPD will issue a written Early Design Guidance report summarizing the meeting. This report will be sent to those who signed in at the meeting or otherwise requested a copy.

The DPD director will accept written comments to assist in the preparation of the Early Design Guidance through Sept. 3, 2014. Comments regarding important site planning and design issues for this project are welcome. Comments and requests to be made party of record should be submitted to PRC@seattle.gov or City of Seattle – DPD – PRC, 700 Fifth Ave., Suite 2000, P.O. Box 34019, Seattle, WA  98124-4019.

The meeting will take place Sept. 3 at 8 p.m. at the Queen Anne Community Center (1901 First Ave. W.), in Room 1. This meeting will include Project No. 3017667.

For more information, call DPD land-use planner Michael Dorcy at (206) 615-1393.