An appeal of the Director’s Decision to approve a Conditional Use Permit for the placement of a Private Recreational Vehicle (RV) Campground in the Exclusive Farm (EF) zone. The proposed development includes 25 RV spaces with water and electric to sites and a centralized wastewater dump station for temporary overnight use.
Planning Commission Hearing: (February 24, 2020) (Agenda) (Staff Report) (Exhibit A Maps)
Request for approval of a 40-lot Subdivision to be known as “Russell Road Estates”. This request will create 40 lots for residential development ranging in size from 2.12 acres to 5.19 acres and includes a proposed new public road “Ellison Loop” along with a short public road off the loop named Kinney Way to serve as access for the Subdivision. The subject properties are located on Russell Road and Wildflower Drive, Map No. 35-06-09-00, TL 700, 1400 & 1401 and 35-06-16-B0, TL 100& 200 and are zoned Rural Residential (RR-2.5).
Appeal to the Board of County Commissioners of the Community Development Director’s decision to deny a Determination of Non-Conforming Use (marijuana production facility) located on the subject property.
Board of Commissioners Land Use Hearing: (October 21, 2019) (Agenda) (Staff Report & Exhibits)
AMENDING THE JOSEPHINE COUNTY CODE (JCC), TITLE 19 – RURAL LAND DEVELOPMENT, TO UPDATE THE FARM & FOREST RESOURCE ZONES INCLUDING EXCLUSIVE FARM, FARM RESOURCE, FOREST COMMERCIAL, AND WOODLOT RESOURCE. THIS PROPOSAL INCLUDES “NON-DISCRETIONARY” CODE AMENDMENTS – TO REFLECT STATE STATUTES AND RULES WHERE THE COUNTY HAS NO AUTHORITY TO DEVIATE FROM PRESCRIBED PROVISIONS OF STATE LAW AND “DISCRETIONARY” AMENDMENTS – WHERE THE COUNTY WILL NEED TO DECIDE IF THE COUNTY CODE SHOULD ALLOW FOR VARIOUS USES PROVIDED FOR IN STATE LAW.
Planning Commission Hearing: (August 5, 2019) (Agenda) (Staff Report) (CONTINUED TO AUGUST 26, 2019 @ 6PM)
Request for approval of a 10-lot Planned Unit Development Subdivision to be known as “Creek Haven”. This request will create 10 lots for residential development ranging in size from 2.0 acres to 2.58 acres with a 6.16 acre tract of land for open space and includes a proposed new private road to serve as access for the PUD. The subject property is located at 9300 Monument Drive, Map No. 35-06-03-00, TL 800 & 900 and is zoned Rural Residential (RR 2.5).
A request to subdivide Tax Lot (TL) 100 into 5 new lots for residential development off Starflower Way via Russell Road. Starflower Way will be upgraded and extended into a Limited Residential Road.
Planning Commission Hearing: (May 20, 2019) (Agenda) (Staff Report) https://youtu.be/TOLhjzoQ0wE
Amending the Josephine County Code (JCC), Title 19 – Rural Land Development, to update the Farm & Forest Resource zones including Exclusive Farm, Farm Resource, Forest Commercial, and Woodlot Resource. This proposal includes “non-discretionary” code amendments – to reflect state statues and rules where the County has no authority to deviate from prescribed provisions of state law and “discretionary” amendments – where the County will need to decide if the County code should allow for various uses provided for in state law.
Planning Commission Hearing: (April 29, 2019) (Agenda) (Staff Report)
A request to authorize Grants Pass Balloon and Kite Festival 2019 to be held May 31st – June 2nd, 2019 at the River Road Reserve located at 3658 Upper River Road. Activities include hot-air balloon rides, kite shows, concerts and various family activities with food/beverage service and merchandise sales.
Planning Commission Hearing: (January 28, 2019) (Agenda) (Staff Report oversized exhibits available at Planning Division)
A request to subdivide Tax Lot (TL) 100 into 29 new lots for residential development to include construction of two (2) new roads (off Hugo Road) to serve as access to all new lots.