NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
The Valdez Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 7:00 PM in the City Council Chambers. The purpose of the hearing is to take public testimony on a request from Keith Boruff and Debra Yamakami for an exception for their existing entryway to encroach 1 foot, 4 inches into the Western 10 ft. side yard setback and for exceeding the maximum allowable lot coverage by 4%.
The property is located at 151 Hanagita Street, Lot 13, Block 1, Mineral Creek Subdivision.
Notice of this public hearing must be mailed to property owners within a 300-foot radius of the affected parcel. You are receiving this notice because your property is within the radius.
The public is encouraged to attend the public hearing. If attendance is not possible, comments may be presented to the Community & Economic Development Department in writing prior to the August 12th meeting. A copy of the comments will be presented to the Planning & Zoning Commission. Submissions by email may be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Anyone having questions concerning this request or who would like more detailed information should contact the Community & Economic Development Department at (907) 834-3427.
Lisa Von Bargen, Director CEDD
VALDEZ MUSEUM AND HISTORICAL ARCHIVE ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS VACANCIES
One vacancy currently exists on the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive Association (VMHA) Board of Directors due to resignation. Board members are appointed by the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive Association Corporation (Valdez City Council). The term of office will be one year and four months, expiring in January of 2017. Individuals interested in serving on the museum board are encouraged to apply.
Applications are available at City Hall located at 212 Chenega Avenue or on the city website: http://www.ci.valdez.ak.us. Applications can be submitted to the City Clerk’s office by email to email@example.com or dropped off at city hall. Deadline for submission is September 9th at 5pm for appointment by City Council on September 22nd, 2015.
This VMHA Board is the Museum’s governing body. The VMHA Board oversees the management and operation of the Valdez Museum under contract with the City of Valdez. Appointments will be made on the basis of the candidate’s willingness to serve in an unpaid capacity, on a candidate’s experience and/or education that may support and enhance achievement of museum corporation goals in preserving community history, in supporting community education programs, and in fostering economic growth in Valdez.
Information about specific responsibilities of the Board of Directors may be obtained from Patricia Relay, Museum Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Allie Hendrickson, Deputy City Clerk, 08/12/2015
PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION
ONE (1) VACANCY TO SERVE A ONE YEAR, TWO MONTH TERM
One vacancy currently exists on the City’s Planning and Zoning Commission due to resignation. The term of office will be one years and two months, expiring in November of 2016. Individuals interested in serving on the Planning and Zoning Commission are encouraged to apply.
The Planning and Zoning Commission is an advisory commission to the Valdez City Council.
The Planning and Zoning Commission has the authority to prepare and submit to the City Council for approval, a master plan for the physical development of the city, including the general location, character and extent of streets, bridges, parks, waterways and other public ways, grounds and spaces, together with the general location of the public buildings and other public property, public utilities, and the extent and location of any public housing or slum clearance projects. The commission shall recommend such modifications of such plan from time to time, as it deems in the city’s interest;
The Planning and Zoning Commission shall prepare and recommend to the City Council a comprehensive zoning ordinance and map, or propose amendments or revisions thereof, with such provisions as the commission shall deem necessary or desirable for the promotion of health, safety, morals and general welfare of the inhabitants of the city;
The Commission shall act as the platting board and exercise other functions with respect to land subdivisions, planning and zoning as may be prescribed elsewhere in this code or any other ordinance of the city, not inconsistent with the provisions of the city charter.
Applications are available at City Hall or on online at http://www.ci.valdez.ak.us. Applications can be submitted by mail to PO Box 307, Valdez, AK 99686, by FAX at 835-2992 Attention: City Clerk, or by email to email@example.com. Deadline for submission is September 9, 2015 for appointment by City Council on September 22, 2015.
Posted: August 12, 2015
Allie Hendrickson, Deputy City Clerk