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06.D. Set Date of September 7, 2021 to review the Planning Commission's Recommendation on amendments to the Critical Areas Ordinance, YMC Ch. 15.27 f44 • 11 .( rr 11 i�O enc u nrry 1 BUSINESS OF THE CITY COUNCIL YAKIMA, WASHINGTON AGENDA STATEMENT Item No. 6.D. For Meeting of:August 17, 2021 ITEM TITLE: Set Date of September 7, 2021 to review the Planning Commission's Recommendation on amendments to the Critical Areas Ordinance, YMC Ch. 15.27 SUBMITTED BY: Joseph Calhoun, Planning Manager, 509-575-6042 Joan Davenport,Al CP, Community Development Director SUMMARY EXPLANATION: On April 21, 2021 a Letter of Final Determination (LFD)was received from FEMA related to mapping updates which will become effective on October 21, 2021 . To maintain eligibility in the NFI P, the City of Yakima is required to demonstrate compliance with Paragraph 60.3(d) of the NFI P regulations. The proposed changes to the Critical Areas Ordinance (YMC Ch. 15.27) are compliant with said regulations and the Washington State Model Ordinance. The City of Yakima Planning Commission held an Open Record Public Hearing on July 28, 2021 and recommended approval of the proposed amendments. ITEM BUDGETED: Yes STRATEGIC PRIORITY: Neighborhood and Community Building APPROVED FOR SUBMITTAL BY THE CITY MANAGER RECOMMENDATION: Set Date