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2023 Hearing/Meeting Calendar

2022 Hearing/Meeting Calendar

Please note, hearing dates may change due to scheduling issues or other factors
Hearing agendas are posted seven (7) days prior to the hearing

Public Hearings may be attended in-person, or by teleconference and web-based platform

  • Public hearing is like a court proceeding
    • Staff presents staff report
    • Applicant provides overview of project, answers questions from governing body
    • Public testimony
      • Testimony in support of project
      • Neutral testimony
      • Testimony in opposition to project
          • Public testimony may be limited to 3 minutes
          • Exhibits must be numbered prior to testimony. Exhibits will be retained by the county
          • Testimony must be specific to project and code compliance
          • Avoid repetition
      • Applicant rebuttal.  No further public testimony allowed after rebuttal
      • Public hearing closed; deliberation begins