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

670 WASHINGTON AVE. (3016941) for 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. The following approval is required: Short Subdivision to create seven unit lots, Water Availability Certificate may be needed but was not included in this application. Written comments accepted through April 9.

640 WASHINTON AVE. (3016939) for 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. The following approval is required: Short Subdivision to create six unit lots, Water Availability Certificate may be needed but was not included in this application. Written comments accepted through April 9.

22 ETRURIA ST. (3015568) for a Land Use Application to allow a five-story structure containing three live/work units and 97 residential units. Parking for 97 vehicles to be provided (94 below-grade and three surface). Project includes grading. Existing structures to be demolished. The following approvals are required: Administrative Conditional Use to allow residential use in a C2-40’ zone; 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, grading and demolition permits may be needed but were not included in this application. Written comments accepted through April 9.

Permit decisions

2125 DEXTER AVE N. (3016322) on a Land Use Application to allow a three-unit rowhouse structure and grading of materials in an environmentally critical area. Parking for three vehicles to be provided. Existing structure to be demolished. Environmental Review includes future Unit Lot Subdivision. The following appealable decision has been made based on submitted plans: Determination of Non-Significance (no Environmental Impact Statement required). Environmental review completed, and no conditions imposed. This DNS is issued using the optional DNS process in WAC 197.11.355 and SMC 25.05.355. The comment period was originally published on Jan. 2, 2014, and there is no further comment period on this DNS. The hearing examiner must receive appeals of this decision no later than April 7.

2249 14TH AVE. W. (3015446) on a Land Use Application to allow two three-story townhouse structures, (one three-unit and one two-unit for a total of five units) in an environmentally critical area. Below-grade parking for five vehicles to be provided within the structures. Existing structures to be demolished. Environmental review includes future Unit Lot Subdivision. The following appealable decision has been made based on submitted plans: Determination of Non-Significance (no Environmental Impact Statement required). Environmental review completed, and no conditions imposed. This DNS is issued using the optional DNS process in WAC 197.11.355 and SMC 25.05.355. The comment period was originally published on Nov. 13, 2013, and there is no further comment period on this DNS. The hearing examiner must receive appeals of this decision no later than April 7.

2329 W. CROCKETT ST. (3016039) on a Land Use Application to allow two three-story, single-family dwelling units with attached garages in an environmentally critical area. Existing structures to be demolished. The following appealable decision has been made based on submitted plans: Determination of Non-Significance (no Environmental Impact Statement required). Environmental review completed and no conditions imposed. This DNS is issued using the optional DNS process in WAC 197.11.355 and SMC 25.05.355. The comment period was originally published on Sept. 26, 2013, and there is no further comment period on this DNS. The hearing examiner must receive appeals of this decision no later than April 10.

Design reviews

2406 32ND AVE. W. (3009726) of a Land Use Application to allow a four-story, 24-unit residential building with retail at ground level. Parking for 32 vehicles will be located below-grade. Existing structure to be demolished.

An application for Design Review related to future development of this site has been submitted to the DPD. This second stage of Design Review is the Recommendation phase. At the Design Review Board Recommendation meeting, the following occurs:

•The applicant will present information about the proposed design and how
 it responds to the Design Review Guideline priorities established at the previous
EDG meeting(s).

•The public may offer comments regarding the proposed design.

•The Design Review Board will offer their recommendations regarding the design to DPD.

•Following the meeting, DPD will issue a written Recommendation report summarizing
 the meeting. This report will be sent to those who signed in at the meeting or
 otherwise requested a copy.

The meeting will take place April 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Queen Anne Community Center (1901 First Ave. W.) in Room 1.

The DPD director will accept written comments to assist in the preparation of the Early Design Guidance (EDG) through April 16. Comments regarding site planning and design issues are welcome. 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.

For more information, call DPD land-use planner Bruce Rips at (206) 322-1192.