Notice of Application (NOA)
Notice of Public Hearing (NOH)
Determination of Non-Significance (DNS)
Soundbuilt Homes – West Hill 19-Lot Preliminary Plat
SEP18-0017/ PLT18-0004

Proposal: Preliminary plat application to subdivide 4.77 acres into 19 single-family residential lots. The site is zoned R-5, Residential, which allows 5-7 dwelling units per acre. The proposed lots range in size from approximately 4,200 sq. ft. to 8,600 sq. ft. Roadways to be constructed include extension of 58th Ave. S. from S. 294th St. into a cul-de-sac and two private access roads. Water and sewer will be extended through the site to service each lot. Two open space tracts that contain wetlands and a stream will also be created.

Location: 29255 and 29242 59th Ave. S, see Vicinity Map below. King Co. Parcel Nos. 022104-9071, 0222104-9044.

Notice of Application: August 14, 2019

File No.: SEP18-0017/ PLT18-0004

Evan Mann        
Soundbuilt Homes
PO Box 73790
Puyallup, WA 98373
Property Owners:      
 Paul Sloan & Susan Wilkes
 29255 59th Ave. S 29242 59th Ave.
 Auburn, WA 98001            

Studies/Plans Submitted With Application: 

Other Permits, Plans, and Approvals Needed:
• Public Facility Extension (FAC) / Grading Permit(s)

Statement of Consistency and List of Applicable Development Regulations:  This proposal is subject to and shall be consistent with the Auburn City Code, Comprehensive Plan, and Design and Construction Standards.

Lead Agency: City of Auburn
The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have probable significant adverse impact on the environment. An environmental impact statement (EIS) is not required under RCW 43.21C.030(2)(c). This decision was made after review of a completed environmental checklist and other information on file with the lead agency. This information is available to the public on request.

Public Comment Period: This may be your only opportunity to comment on the environmental impact of the proposal. All persons may comment on this application. This DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340(2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for 15 days from the date issued below. Comments must be in writing and submitted by 5:00 p.m. on August 29, 2019 to the mailing address of 25 W Main St., Auburn, WA, 98001 or to the email address below. Any person wishing to become a party of record, shall include in their comments that they wish to receive notice of and participate in any hearings, if relevant, and request a copy of decisions once made.

Any person aggrieved of the City's determination may file an appeal with the Auburn City Clerk at 25 West Main Street, Auburn, WA 98001- 4998 within 14 days of the close of the comment period, or by 5:00 p.m. on September 12, 2019.

Public Hearing: The Hearing Examiner will conduct a public hearing on the Preliminary Plat in the City Council Chambers, 25 W. Main St., Auburn, WA, 98001, on October 16, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.

Any interested person is invited to appear and express comments or opinions on the proposed project. Written comments may be emailed to the contact person below, mailed attention to the contact person below to 25 W. Main St., Auburn WA, 98001, or submitted at the public hearing.

For citizens with speech, sight, or hearing disabilities wishing to review documents pertaining to this hearing should contact the person below within 10 calendar days prior to the hearing. Each request will be considered individually according to the type of request, the availability of resources, and the financial ability of the City to provide the requested services or equipment.

For questions regarding this project, please contact Thaniel Gouk, Senior Planner, at or 253-804-5031.

Vicinity Map:

Preliminary Plat Map: