Schedule of Public Hearings
Marion County Board of Commissioners hearing schedule: click here.Marion County Planning Commission hearing schedule:click here.Marion County Hearings Officer Land Use Hearings: January 14, 2015Case: Conditional Use 14-030Request: to receive testimony on appeal filed on an approval by the Planning Director to operate an automobile painting business as a home occupation on 4.78 acres in an SA (Special Agriculture) zone.Location: 6842 Ganon St SE, Salem.Staff contact: Lisa MillimanCopy of Planning Director's approvalCopy of public hearing noticeJanuary 7, 2015Case: Zone Change/Comprehensive Plan Change 14-002Request: to receive testimony on an application to change the zone from EFU (Exclusive Farm Use) to FT (Farm Timber) and to change the comprehensive plan designation from Primary Agriculture to Farm Timber on a 28.11 acre parcel.Location: 7,500 block of Sherman Road SE, Aumsville. Staff contact: Brandon ReichCopy of public hearing noticeCopy of staff report December 17, 2014Case: Conditional Use 14-026Request: appeal of the Planning Director's approval to establish an arms manufacturing and gunsmithing business as a home occupation on a 39.6 acre parcel in the EFU (Exclusive Farm Use)zone.Location: 13313 Ehlen Rd. NE, Aurora Staff contact: Brandon ReichCopy of Planning Director's decisionCopy of public hearing noticeNo other hearings are scheduled at this timeLocation: Unless otherwise noticed, Planning Division public hearings are held in the Senator Hearing Room, first floor of the Courthouse Square Building, 555 Court St. NE, Salem. Day and Time: Wednesdays; 4:00 p.m. Hearing dates and times are subject to change due to unforseen circumstances, such as inclement weather, and the schedule listed below may not be complete. Confirmation with Planning Division staff at (503) 588-5038 is advised. Submitting Written Testimony or Requesting Information via Email:We strongly advise you not to submit written testimony or comments or request information with a time-sensitive nature via email. It is possible the County's anti-virus or spam software will block an email being sent to the Planning Division. Also, there can be technical issues that slow delivery of email. If you are unable to mail or hand-deliver a document and send it by email, make sure you receive confirmation that the email was received. You can also fax to our office at (503) 589-3284 and then confirm the fax has been received by calling our office at (503) 588-5038. If you have questions or are requesting information on a particular case, call our office and ask to speak to the person assigned to that case (noted below). Again, we strongly advise you not to email staff requesting information the day of, or the day before, a hearing. It is important to note that any form of communication (mail, fax, email, etc.) for a land use hearing must be received in the Planning Division office by 4:00 p.m. the day prior to the hearing.