Details for Yakima County Public Services

Yakima County Public Services

Planning Division

Notice of Application, Notice of Completeness,

Notice of Environmental Review

File No.: SEP2021-00004/CUP2021-00003

Description of Proposal: The applicant proposes to replace an existing 30’ communication tower with a new 40’ communication tower with one antennae on the 5.10-acre parcel. The property also contains an existing 10’ x 18’ storage shed. A large gravel area will accommodate one parking space for employees when onsite.

Location of Proposal: 4126 McCullough Road, Yakima, WA 98903. The subject property is located south of McCullough Road, approximately 3,560 feet south from the intersection of McCullough Road, and approximately from 1 miles south from the City of Union Gap.

Determination: The Planning Division is the lead agency for this proposal. Yakima County expects to issue a DNS for this proposal. The optional process authorized by WAC 197-11-355 is being used. This may be your only opportunity to comment on the environmental impacts of the proposal. The proposal may include mitigation measures under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared. After all comments have been received and considered, a final threshold determination will be made without an additional comment period.

Comment and Appeal Information: To view the application materials and SEPA documents online go to This proposal is subject to environmental review. Your views on the proposal are welcome, and any person may provide written comments on issues related to the proposal. Mail your comments on this project to Yakima County Planning Division, 128 N. 2nd St., 4th Floor Courthouse, Yakima, WA 98901. To be considered prior to making the final decision, all submitted comments must identify the name and physical or post office address of the sender. Be sure to reference the above case number in your correspondence. All written comments received by 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 4th, 2021 will be considered prior to making the final decision. Notice of the final decision will be sent to those who comment or may be obtained upon request. The final decision will contain specific appeal information and may be appealed within 14 days of the date of issuance. If you have any questions on this proposal, please call Samantha Brannagan, Planner, at (509) 574-2300 or 1-800-572-7354 ext 2300.

If you are a person with a disability who needs any accommodation in order to participate in this program, hearing or service, you may be entitled to receive certain assistance at no cost to you. Please contact the ADA Coordinator at Yakima County no later than five (5) working days prior to the date service is needed.

Yakima County ADA Coordinator

128 N. 2nd Street, Room B27

Yakima, WA 98901

(509) 574-2210

7-1-1 or 1-800-833-6384 (Washington Relay Services for deaf and hard of hearing)

Dated this 18th day of February 2021

(971144) February 18, 2021


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