Town of Woodway
Notice of Application
Zoning Code Amendment
Pursuant to WMC14A.04.070, notice is hereby given that an application to amend the Town’s zoning code to prohibit short-term rentals has been prepared by the Town of Woodway and will be processed according to the provisions of the Woodway Municipal Code.
Name of Project / Applicant: Zoning Code Amendments to prohibit short-term rentals / Town of Woodway
Date of Notice of Application: June 22, 2022
Project Location: Corporate limits of the Town of Woodway
Project Description: The application is to amend the Zoning Regulations prohibiting short-term rental units within the Town boundaries per new code sections WMC 14.08.305, 14.20.025, 14.24.025, 14.28.025, 14.32.025, 14.36.025, 14.38.025, & 14.40.025.
Requested Approvals: The request is to receive approval of the code amendments by the Town of Woodway Council.
Town Contact: Bill Trimm, FAICP Town Planner: 206.542.4443
Public Hearing Date: The Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on the proposed code amendments on July 6, 2022, at 7:00 pm. A separate public hearing notice will be published, posted on Town reader boards pursuant to WMC 14A.04.080. The public hearing notice will include information and a link to access the virtual public hearing. Any person may participate in the public hearing.
Public Comment Period: This Notice establishes a 14-day public comment period ending July 6, 2022. Comments received during this time can be used in preparation of the Town Staff Report and recommendation to the Planning Commission. Public comment is not limited to this period. Public comments will be accepted at the public hearing before the Woodway Planning Commission.
Decision Timeline: The Woodway Planning Commission will conduct an open record public hearing and render a recommendation to the Town Council within 14 days of the conclusion of the record. All information related to this application is on file with the Town and may be reviewed on the Town’s website and at:
Woodway Town Hall, 23920 113th Place West, Woodway, WA 98020
Any person may request a copy of the decision once made. Appeals of the decisions related to this action request are governed by WMC 14A.04.
Town of Woodway
Determination of Non-Significance
Description of proposal: Adoption of the Amendments to the Zoning Regulations prohibiting short-term rental units within the Town boundaries per new code sections WMC 14.08.305, 14.20.025, 14.24.025, 14.28.025, 14.32.025, 14.36.025, 14.38.025, & 14.40.025.
Proponent: Town of Woodway
Location of proposal, including street address, if any: All land situated within the Town limits.
Lead agency: Town of Woodway
The lead agency for this proposal has determined that it does not have a 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.
☐ There is no comment period for this DNS.
☐ This DNS is issued after using the optional DNS process in WAC 197-11-355. There is no further comment period on the DNS.
☒ This DNS is issued under WAC 197-11-340(2); the lead agency will not act on this proposal for 14 days from the date below. Comments must be submitted by July 6, 2022.
Responsible official: Bill Trimm, FAICP
Position/title: SEPA Official
Address: 23920 113th Place W. Woodway, WA 98020
Date: June 22, 2022
You may appeal this determination to: Heidi Napolitino, Clerk-Treasurer
At: 23920 113th Place W., Woodway, WA 98020
No later than: July 7, 2022
By: Submitting a written document as provided for in WMC 16.04.525. You should be prepared to make specific factual objections. Contact the Clerk-Treasurer to read or ask about the procedures for SEPA appeals.
Town of Woodway
Notice of Public Hearing
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Woodway Town Council will hold a public hearing during their regular meeting on Monday August 1, 2022.
The purpose of the hearing is to take public comment on an amendment to the Annexation and Development Agreement, dated August 10, 2015, between the Town and Point Wells LLC under the provisions of RCW 36.70B.170 et. seq. The primary purpose of the amendment is to eliminate provisions that no longer apply and to provide the property owner with the option of building a single-family house on an existing lot, without subdividing the remainder of the property.
Location of the subject properties:
The meeting will begin at 6:00 p.m. The public may attend in-person at Town Hall (23920 113th Place W. Woodway, WA 98020). You can call in to the meeting at 1 321-209-6411 and enter Conference ID: 294 063 858#, or you can join virtually at https://teams.microsoft.com/l/meetup-join/19%3ameeting_MDdmMThlMmItMmZmNy00ZTYwLWExY2QtNDJkM2I5NWUzYTM5%40thread.v2/0?context=%7b%22Tid%22%3a%22945f0587-30f4-4c4a-af11-350f8395068c%22%2c%22Oid%22%3a%22657497cc-96da-4d77-a4cc-c9a20a0d8a83%22%7d. The link is also available in the calendar on our website: https://www.townofwoodway.com/calendar.php.
Any interested person(s) may provide oral and/or written public testimony regarding this matter at the public hearing. Written comments must be submitted by noon on the day of the hearing to the Town’s Clerk-Treasurer, Heidi Napolitino, at email@example.com. If for any reason this hearing cannot be completed, the Council may continue it to another date. No further notice of a continued hearing is required. To obtain a copy of the proposed amendments, visit our website or call Town Hall at 206.542.4443.
The Town of Woodway will attempt to accommodate any special needs of those wishing to attend. If you require special accommodation, please contact Town Hall a minimum of three (3) working days prior to the meeting date.
Heidi K. S. Napolitino, Clerk-Treasurer
Notice is hereby given that a quorum of the Woodway Town Council and Planning Commission will be present on Saturday, August 6, from 8 am to 3 pm at Woodway’s annual Town Fair. The purpose of the Town Fair is to foster community engagement and provide information to the public. The Town Fair will take place at Town Hall, 23920 113th Place W., Woodway, WA 98020.