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File #: 2013-0481    Version:
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 11/12/2013 In control: Transportation, Economy and Environment Committee
On agenda: Final action: 2/3/2014
Enactment date: 2/13/2014 Enactment #: 17745
Title: AN ORDINANCE approving a development agreement between King County and BD Village Partners, LP, relating to a seventy-seven-lot subdivision adjacent to the city of Black Diamond, a regional stormwater facility and transfer to King County of open space lands.
Sponsors: Larry Phillips, Jane Hague
Indexes: Agreement, Black Diamond, City of
Attachments: 1. Ordinance 17745.pdf, 2. 2013-0481 Legislative Review Form.pdf, 3. A. Draft Development Agreement, dated January 27, 2014, 4. A. Draft Development Agreement, 5. 2013-0481 fiscal note.xlsx, 6. 2013-0481 transmittal letter.docx, 7. 2013-0481 Staff Report (11-19-13).docx, 8. 2013-0481 Staff Report (12-03).docx, 9. 2013-0481 Attach 2 - Letter from Muckleshoot Tribe (11-25-13).pdf, 10. 2013-0481 submitted written testimony.pdf, 11. BD Village Partners MDNS 012314.pdf, 12. 2013-0481 Amendment 1 2-3-14.pdf
Title
AN ORDINANCE approving a development agreement between King County and BD Village Partners, LP, relating to a seventy-seven-lot subdivision adjacent to the city of Black Diamond, a regional stormwater facility and transfer to King County of open space lands.
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STATEMENT OF FACT:
1. King County adopted the Black Diamond Urban Growth Area Agreement ("BDUGAA") through passage of Ordinance 12534 on November 25, 1996.
2. The BDUGAA determined the final urban growth area boundary for the city of Black Diamond ("the city") and identified open space lands within the city and King County for permanent preservation.
3. The agreement was based on a principle that for every one acre of urban land added to the urban growth area, four acres would be permanently preserved as open space.
4. The agreement has been largely implemented and the majority of the open space has been conveyed through two open space agreements:
a. The Black Diamond Area Open Space Protection Agreement was approved by King County Ordinance 15291 on October 3, 2005. Ordinance 15291 resulted in the permanent protection of Ravensdale Ridge and the conveyance to King County of six hundred forty-five acres of open space; and
b. The 2009 Open Space Agreement between the county and BD Village Partners, LP, was approved by King County Ordinance 16739 on December 14, 2009. Ordinance 16739 resulted in the conveyance to King County of two hundred fifty-five acres of open space.
5. The 2009 Open Space Agreement provided that BD Village Partners, LP, would dedicate for permanent preservation more land than required by the "four to one" principle, if the county and BD Village Partners, LP, entered into a development agreement placing the open space in tracts as part of a rural clustered subdivision. It also anticipated that the rural cluster subdivision could include a regional stormwater facility.
6. The attached development agreement conveys to King County an additional one hundred...

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