Notice of Public Hearing


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City Council of the City of Chubbuck, Idaho, will conduct a Public Hearing at 6:00 pm on December 2, 2020. Due to COVID-19 and CDC best practices for social distancing, the public meeting will occur via web-conference and telephone. Details on how to attend the meeting and participate are found below. Public hearings will be held with respect to the following item:

  1. A proposal by city staff to revise an existing chapter of City Code, 18.06 Land Use Definitions, setting forth new definitions for accessory dwellings, awnings, canopies, condominiums, Z lots, pedestrian ways, residential structures (townhouses, twin homes, patio homes), and various sign types; to revise definitions for planned unit developments, residential structures (single household dwelling, duplex, apartment building), signs, and zero lot line residences (attached and detached); to rename adult businesses as sexually oriented businesses to be consistent with Chapter 5 of City Code; to add illustrations for Z lots and detached zero lot line residences; to delete the definition of residential rental dwelling; to amend Section 18.08.040 Schedule of General Controls, Residential Dwellings, with consistent terminology for accessory dwellings and zero lot line residences (abutting or detached); and to amend the definition of condominiums in Section 16.08.04 and Section 17.08.04 of City Code to be consistent with the terminology proposed in Chapter 18.06. After a public hearing on November 10, 2020, the City of Chubbuck Land Use and Development Commission recommended approval.
  2. A proposal by City Staff to delete existing section of City Code, 18.12.030.N Permit Procedures for Residential Rental Dwellings, and replacing it with a new Chapter 18.10 Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs), setting forth a new purpose, procedures, standards, and other criteria for future ADUs within the City of Chubbuck; to amend section 18.08.040 General Controls to clarify the process for neighbors comment on ADUs, and to amend section 18.12.040.A Miscellaneous Supplemental Controls to include ADUs. After a public hearing on August 20, 2020, the City of Chubbuck Land Use and Development Commission recommended approval.

Web-conference (no webcam is necessary to participate)

Meeting ID: 895 8130 2243
Password: 068458

Or to Join by Phone:
+1 346 248 7799 US
+1 669 900 6833 US

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A complete description of each item is available to the public on request to Council packet will be available upon request to the same email by November 25, 2020. Any and all persons may register comments, protests, or agreements on the hearing subjects being considered. Oral testimony concerning these proposals may be offered at the public hearing. Council may limit oral testimony. Written testimony must be received by at least 7 days prior to the hearing, shall comply with standards established in City Code 18.28.020.D.7., and shall be considered public record.

Any person needing special accommodations to participate in the meeting should contact the City Clerk, Joey Bowers at at least 24 hours prior to the meeting.

Joey Bowers, City Clerk

Publish:   November 15, 2020