comprehensive plan Section

Deadline to file amendments to Comprehensive Plan is Monday, March 3

Deadline to file amendments to Comprehensive Plan is Monday, March 3

The deadline to file an application for an amendment to Burien’s Comprehensive Plan is Monday, March 3 at 5 p.m. “The City of Burien annually considers amendments to the Burien Comprehensive... [Read more]

City of Burien accepting input on Comprehensive Plan amendment process

City of Burien accepting input on Comprehensive Plan amendment process

The City of Burien announced Monday (Dec. 30) that it is “accepting new individual requests to be considered during the 2014 Comprehensive Plan docketing process,” which will continue through... [Read more]

City of Burien Holding Public Meeting on Comprehensive Plan Monday, Jan. 28

City of Burien Holding Public Meeting on Comprehensive Plan Monday, Jan. 28

The City of Burien announced Monday (Jan. 14) that it will be holding a public hearing on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at 7 p.m. at City Hall to receive comments on its Comprehensive Plan, specifically: Comprehensive... [Read more]

City’s Comprehensive Plan Amendment Process Begins; Deadline is Mar. 1

City’s Comprehensive Plan Amendment Process Begins; Deadline is Mar. 1

The City of Burien announced on its website this week that it is initiating its annual Comprehensive Plan amendment process for 2013, and that it will be continuing the update process it initiated in 2011. The... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Proposed Apartments Will Attract Low End Renters…’

LETTER: ‘Proposed Apartments Will Attract Low End Renters…’

To: Harbor Urban LLC Re: Burien Town Square, Phase II Conceptual Design Package Currently the Burien Comprehensive Plan calls for the phase II Town Square development to be mixed use units with permanence... [Read more]

City Council Rejects Request For Downzone In Lake Burien Neighborhood

City Council Rejects Request For Downzone In Lake Burien Neighborhood

Homeowners around Lake Burien lost their request for a downzone to low density in their neighborhood on a 5-1 vote by the city council Dec. 13. But Councilman Gordon Shaw, who voted against the proposed amendment to the city’s comprehensive plan, suggested a solution for the lakeside residents….

Alarm Over Zoning For Adult Entertainment In NERA Called ‘Non-Issue’

Alarm Over Zoning For Adult Entertainment In NERA Called ‘Non-Issue’

by Ralph Nichols An apparent misreading of the limits placed by the Burien Municipal Code (BMC) on where adult entertainment businesses can locate within the city has raised alarm among some community... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Comp. Plan Changes Raise Many Questions And Concerns

LETTER: Burien Comp. Plan Changes Raise Many Questions And Concerns

Read through the proposed changes to the Burien Comp plan, outlined in the Planning Commission packet of Oct 12 (see pages 4 – 10, especially sections 1.3, 1.4, 1.5 and 1.6). It raises many questions... [Read more]

Planning Commission To Consider Changes To Comprehensive Plan For NERA

Planning Commission To Consider Changes To Comprehensive Plan For NERA

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This is the first of several articles focusing on economic development in the Highline area that will appear on The B-Town Blog in the next few weeks. One issue that has elicited... [Read more]