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ORDINANCE NUMBER 2020-02(formally known as 20-02) <br /> COMPREHENSIVE PLAN AMENDMENT TO EXPAND THE SHELTON URBAN <br /> GROWTH AREA (UGA) BY 600 ACRES AND DESIGNATED ZONING <br /> ORDINANCE amending the Mason County Future Land Use Map and Development Areas Map <br /> (rezone) under the authority of RCW 36.70A. <br /> WHEREAS, the Washington State Growth Management Act (RCW 36.70A.130) requires each <br /> county, including Mason County, to take legislative action to review and revise its <br /> comprehensive plan and development regulations to ensure that the plan and regulations <br /> continue to comply with the requirements of the Act; and <br /> WHEREAS, following a lengthy public EIS process the City of Shelton adopted its <br /> Comprehensive Plan on December 26, 2017, which included an expansion of 600 acres into <br /> the Shelton UGA; and <br /> WHERAS,the adopted UGA expansion is not effective until such time as the county adopts the <br /> same; and <br /> WHEREAS, on November 18, 2019 the Mason County Planning Advisory Commission held a <br /> public hearing to consider the amendment and passed a motion to recommend approval of <br /> said Shelton UGA expansion; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Commissioners considered the UGA expansion at a duly advertised public <br /> hearing on January 7, 2020; and <br /> WHEREAS,the Board of County Commissioners took public testimony from interested parties, <br /> considered all the written and oral arguments, testimony and comments presented; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners also considered the Staff Report and <br /> recommendations of the Mason County Planning Advisory Commission; and <br /> WHEREAS, the Board of County Commissioners finds that the proposed amendment to the <br /> Future Land Use Map and the Development Areas Map complies with all applicable <br /> requirements of the Growth Management Act, the Comprehensive Plan, and the Mason <br /> County Code, and that it is in the best public interest; and <br /> BE IT HEREBY ORDAINED, the Mason County Board of Commissioners hereby approves and <br /> ADOPTS amendment to the Mason County Future Land Use Map and Development Areas Map <br /> designating parcels 42003-00-00000, 42003-31-00020 and 42003-31-00030 from Rural Lands <br /> to Shelton UGA with Industrial and General Commercial zoning as shown on Attachment A. <br />