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

3402 14th AVE. W. (3017383) for a Land Use Application to allow a five-unit rowhouse in an environmentally critical area. Parking for five vehicles to be provided. Existing structure to be demolished. Environmental Review will include future Unit Lot Subdivision. 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 May 28.

2817 PROSCH AVE. W. (3017510) for a Land Use Application to subdivide one development site into two unit lots. The construction of residential units has been approved under Project No. 6375930. 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 two unit lots. Water Availability Certificate may be needed but was not included in this application. Written comments accepted through May 28.

1906 BIGELOW AVE. N. (3017314) for a Land Use Application to subdivide one parcel of land into two parcels in an environmentally critical area. Existing structures to remain. The following approvals are required: Short Subdivision to create two parcels of land; 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. Water Availability Certificate may be needed but was not included in this application. Written comments accepted through May 28

Design reviews

1207 WESTLAKE AVE. N. (3016543) of a two six-story residential structures with a total of 411 units, above ground-floor retail and below-grade parking for 203 vehicles.

An application for Design Review related to future development of this site has been submitted to the 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 towards 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 June 4. Comments are welcome regarding important site planning and design issues that should be addressed in the design for this project. 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 June 4 at 6:30 p.m. at the Queen Anne Community Center (1901 First Ave. W.) in Room 1.

For more information, call DPD land-use planner Shelley Bolser at (206) 733-9067.

Public meeting

The Department of Planning and Development (DPD) is currently reviewing the applications described below and will hold a public meeting to gather comments on the project:

640 WASHINGTON AVE. (3016939) on a Land Use Application to subdivide one development site into six unit lots. Existing residential units to remain. 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.

670 WASHINGTON AVE. (3016941) on a Land Use Application to subdivide one development site into seven unit lots. Existing residential units to remain. 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.

901 MONTANA CIRCLE (3016942) on a Land Use Application to subdivide one development site into nine unit lots in an environmentally critical area. Existing residential units to remain. 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 approvals are required: Short Subdivision to create six (3016939), seven (3016941) and nine (3016942) unit lots; SEPA environmental determination (3016942 requires SEPA environmental determination as the property is located in an Environmentally Critical Area).  

A copy of the plans and other application materials are available at the DPD Public Resource Center: 700 Fifth Ave., Suite 2000.

A public meeting to accept comments on these applications will take place May 29 in the Magnolia Community Center gym (2550 34th Ave. W.) at 6:30 p.m. Written and/or oral comments may be submitted at the meeting.