The Thurston County Hearing Examiner will hold a hearing March 23 regarding the proposed Oak Preserve housing development, which would be built just east of Lacey. The hearing will begin at 10 a.m.
The Oak Preserve housing development would subdivide about 258.5 acres into 1037 single-family residential lots, and 44 tracts would be used for storm water facilities, parks, oak grove preservation, open space, and landscaping. The proposed it would be located between Marvin Road SE and State Route 510. The property includes a small wetland and about 70 acres of oak habitat.
The hearing is open to the public, and will also be an opportunity to comment during the hearing. Public comment will begin no earlier than 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24. Those who wish to speak and submit comments are not required to attend the other portions of the hearing.
The hearing may recess at any point on March 23 and reconvene on March 24. The hearing examiner may also choose to recess on March 24 and reconvene on March 25.
To learn more about the housing project, visit www.co.thurston.wa.us/permitting/ and click on the “Mar. 23 Hearing: Oak Tree Preserve, LLC” link on the right side of the page.
Written comments may be emailed to Cami Petersen at firstname.lastname@example.org, or mailed to:
Thurston County Resource Stewardship Department
Land Use and Permitting, ATTN: Cami Petersen
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia, WA 98502