Lake County, Montana

Planning

ATTENTION

To protect against the spread of novel coronavirus or COVID-19, upcoming meetings may be held using a virtual format until further notice. If you would like to be a participant in one of the county’s upcoming meetings listed on this page, please contact the Planning Department at (406)-883-7235 or by email at planning@lakemt.gov for information on joining the meeting.

The Planning Department will process project-specific requests for additional information using the best means available and in the order received. Requests should be directed to the Planning Department at (406)-883-7235, or by email at: planning@lakemt.gov.

LEGAL NOTICE


On Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at 3:00 pm, the Lake County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing in the Office of the Lake County Commissioners, Room 211 of the Lake County Courthouse on the following item:


A & T PROPERTIES, LLC BUILDING FOR LEASE OR RENT REQUEST
Clark A. Griffith on behalf of A & T Properties, LLC, is requesting approval of a building for lease or rent proposal to approve the after-the-fact placement of 9 individual storage containers and the addition of 9 more individual storage containers. The proposal will add an additional 18 individual storage units to the already existing 59 units for a total of 77 units. The 80-acre property is located at 36700 North Reservoir Road, Polson, MT and is legally described as W½ SW¼ located in S23, T22N, and R20W.

Information regarding the agenda items is available from the Lake County Planning Dept. Written comments received by September 24, 2021 will be included in the staff report to the board. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the board for their consideration. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed: planning@lakemt.gov.

Please note: If you would like to attend the public hearing via ZOOM, please contact the Planning Department at the email above or at (406) 883-7235 prior to the meeting to receive instructions regarding how to attend the meeting virtually.

LEGAL NOTICE


On Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 3:30 pm, the Lake County Board of Adjustment will hold a public hearing. The options for attendance are through ZOOM or in person in the large conference room (Room 316) of the Lake County Courthouse. The hearing will include the following items:


ATECH NEVADA INVESTMENTS LLC CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST
 ATECH Nevada Investments LLC represented by Dave Thompson is requesting conditional use approval to allow for independent rental of more than one dwelling unit on a residential property within the East Shore Zoning District for the purpose of short-term and long-term rentals. The +/-6.85-acre subject property is located at 19806 MT Hwy 35 within the East Shore Zoning District, and is legally described as the north 231 feet of lot 28 of Flathead Lake Shore Tracts, located in section 9 of T25N, R19W

DAVIS & HOFFMANN CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST
 Melissa Davis and James Hoffmann are requesting a conditional use to allow for disturbance of more than 500 square feet of slopes greater than 25% within 300 feet of the high-water mark on a lakefront lot in the East Shore Zoning District. The conditional use request is associated with restoring slopes disturbed by an attempt to build an alternate road by a previous landowner. The +/-1.0-acre lot is located at 16106 Waterfront Lane and is legally described as the S1/2 of lot 8 of Sunset Acres in section 29 of T26N, R19W.

NUNLIST/MARK/ROCKY POINT STORAGE LLC VARIANCE APPEAL CORRECTED
 Mark and Shannon Nunlist, Judy Mark, and Rocky Point Storage LLC (represented by Mark and Shannon Nunlist) are appealing conditions of a 2006 Lake County Board of Adjustment variance approval. In part, conditions of the variance approval restricted tracts 1 & 2 to what already existed and proposed tract 3 to one development unit. The approval was based on the Lake County Density Map and Regulations which have been repealed and are now advisory. If the appeal is approved, all density restrictions on tracts 1, 2 & 3 associated with the 2006 variance approval will be removed and allow the properties to be developed in compliance with density regulations and policies that are in place at the time of development. The boundary between tracts 1 & 2 was relocated in 2019 resulting in a revised legal address described as tracts 1A & 2A of COS 7345 & tract 3 of COS 6473, located within section 4, T23N, R20W.

MONKS VARIANCE & CONDITIONAL USE REQUESTS
 Troy Gunlock, on behalf of the Monks Family Trust, is requesting variance approval to allow structures to be located within 50 feet of a county road right-of-way, and conditional use approvals to allow construction of a new garage with a second story guest house with more than 1,000 square feet of living area and impervious surface area covering between 15,001 and 20,000 square feet within the Finley Point Zoning District, sub-unit D. The +/-2.59-acre property is located off of E. Thurston Lane, and is legally described as a portion of lots 4, 5, and 6, block 1, of Alson Villa, a subdivision located in section 20, T23N, R19W, also shown as lot A on COS 7151RT.

MONKS CONDITIONAL USE REQUEST
 Troy Gunlock, on behalf of the Monks Family Trust, is requesting conditional use approval to allow for seasonal use of one recreational vehicle as a temporary dwelling within the Finley Point Zoning District, sub-unit D. The +/-2.59-acre property is located off of E. Thurston Lane, and is legally described as a portion of lots 4, 5, and 6, block 1, of Alson Villa, a subdivision located in section 20, T23N, R19W, also shown as lot A on COS 7151RT.

Information regarding the agenda items is available from the Lake County Planning Dept. Written comments received by October 4, 2021 will be included in the staff report to the board. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the board for their consideration. Comments received after October 4 will be provided to the board at the meeting, which may not provide sufficient time for review of the comment. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed:
planning@lakemt.gov


Please note: If you would like to attend the public hearing via ZOOM, please contact the Planning Department at the email above or at (406) 883-7235 prior to the meeting to receive instructions regarding how to attend the meeting virtually.

LEGAL NOTICE


The Lake County Planning Board will hold a public meeting Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 7:00 pm. The options for attendance are through ZOOM or in person in the large conference room (Room 316) of the Lake County Courthouse Agenda items include:

FORMAN SUBSEQUENT SUBDIVISION OF TRACT B OF SP-101
Carstens & Associates, on behalf of Brad & Tina Forman, have proposed a subsequent minor subdivision to create a two (2) lot subdivision from tract B of SP-101 to be used for single-family residential and agricultural purposes. The property is located near Pablo along Farm Road and is approximately 0.75 miles east of US Highway 93. The division would allow each lot to be developed with a single-family residence with an individual drainfield and shared well. Proposed lot 2 is developed with a shop and an existing drainfield is located on lot 1. Onsite septic and stormwater facilities are proposed to be constructed and an existing well located on lot 1 is proposed for water supply purposes. A density deviation request has been submitted to allow for an average density of 10 acres within a recommended 20 acres per unit region. The property is legally described as tract B of SP-101, located in section 36, T22N, R20W. The Planning Board will review the proposed subdivision and make a recommendation for denial, approval, or conditional approval to the Board of County Commissioner

LAKESHORE PROTECTION REGULATIONS UPDATE
The Planning Board will review proposed updates to sections 1, 3, and 4 of the Lake County Lakeshore Protection Regulations, and make a recommendation to the County Commissioners whether to deny or adopt the updates. These sections deal with general provisions, general procedures, and review procedures, respectively. The current lakeshore protection regulations, and proposed amendments, can be provided by the Lake County Planning Department or found on the Planning Department’s webpage. The public is encouraged to attend this meeting and participate in the process.

Information regarding the agenda items is available from the Lake County Planning Dept. Written comments received by October 4, 2021 will be included in the board packets. All written and verbal comments are welcome and will be forwarded to the board for their consideration. Comments received after October 4 will be provided to the board at the meeting, which may not provide sufficient time for review of the comment. Public comments regarding water and/or sewer proposals for subdivisions are encouraged to be submitted in writing. Comments may be mailed to Lake County Planning Dept, 106 4th Ave E, Polson, MT 59860 or faxed: 406-883-7205 or e-mailed:
planning@lakemt.gov

Please note: If you would like to attend the public hearing via ZOOM, please contact the Planning Department at the email above or at (406) 883-7235 prior to the meeting to receive instructions regarding how to attend the meeting virtually.



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