NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Sumner Environmental Official has received a SEPA Checklist and application for the project described below.

Project Name: Zoning Code Text Amendment – Sign Code
Permit Application #: PLN-2017-0127
Location: City-wide, Sumner, WA 98390

Description of Proposal:  Zoning Code text amendments in SMC 18.44 (Sign Code) related to commercial/industrial signs, capping the size and number of wall signs, window signs, and Electronic Reader Board Signs; capping wall sign size at 300 s.f. in Interchange Commercial Zone, 250 s.f. for General Commercial Zone and at 150 s.f. for other commercial zones; revising formula for size calculations to 5% for all wall signs; clarifying definitions; establishing allowances for other types of signs such as sandwich board signs; establishing height and setbacks for freestanding signs.

Proponent: City of Sumner
Date of Application: 12/19/17
Date of Complete Application: 01/08/18
Date of Hearing: None for the SEPA application
SEPA: DNS was issued 1/12/18
Zoning: n/a

Associated Documents:     
PLN-2017-0127-DNS_Signed
PLN-2017-0127-SEPA checklist
PLN-2017-0127-SignCodeTextAmend-CombNOD
SEPAappl-signed

Other Required Approvals: Planning Commission, City Council, Dept. of Ecology and other applicable county, state and federal standards.
Comment Period(s): January 22, 2018 – February 5, 2018

Any persons desiring to submit written comments concerning this application may submit them to the City of Sumner, Attn: Ann Siegenthaler, 1104 Maple Street, Suite 250, Sumner, WA 98390 by the above deadline(s). There is no public hearing for this application.

Please call the Community Development Department at 253.299.5520 for any questions regarding the above application.