Hearings Examiner

Hearing Examiner Process to Appeal

Hearing Examiner Appeal Form

Hearing Examiner Procedures

Hearing Examiner Rules of Procedure - Revised April 4, 2017


Hearing Examiner's Decisions

All Hearing Examiner's Decisions are located on the Sammamish CivicWeb Portal in the Document Center.

NOTE: Pursuant to the Governor’s emergency Proclamation 20-25, the City is unable to provide an in-person location for the Public Hearing. Meetings are still accessible to the public and public comment can be made by joining the virtual meeting via GoToMeeting. For information on upcoming Hearings, please check the City Event Calendar for date, time and details. 


Hearing Name & File Number Description Hearing Date Decision Resources
APPEAL - STCA vs Sammamish


This is an appeal of the Decision’s denial of STCA’s application for approval of a Unified Zone Development Plan (UZDP) application for a mixed-use community in the Sammamish Town Center. The project includes 300 apartment units and 48 townhomes (including 77 affordable housing units), along with 82,000 square feet of commercial space. Due to the continued mandates by the Governor’s Office and Hearing Examiner’s preference to encourage and practice social distancing measures, the hearing will be held virtually online on July 12, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Instructions to join the virtual hearing are as follows: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/916281293 You can also dial in using your phone. (For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.) United States: +1 (571) 317-3122 - One-touch: tel:+15713173122,,916281293# Access Code: 916-281-293 New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/916281293 Additional inquiries may be directed to the Staff Project Planner.

July 12, 2021 Decision Dated
SSDP2019-00312 - Humble Dock


Shoreline Substantial Development Permit (SSDP) to allow the construction of a new 62-foot long, private dock for a single-family residential property on Beaver Lake, in the R-4 Zoning District.

March 03, 2021 Decision Dated
APPEAL - Toll Brothers-CVC2020-00161


Appeal from Notice and Order of code violation CVC2020-00161-April 21, 2021 at 9:00 a.m.

April 21, 2021 Decision Dated:
May 03, 2021
APPEAL - RUE2020-00099 - Palanchuk


Appeal of the Palanchuk Reasonable Use Exception (RUE2020-00099) RUE Denial dated March 1, 2021. - 9:00 a.m.

May 07, 2021 Decision Dated:
June 16, 2021
Public Hearing re: Approval of Ogren Dock and Boatlift

Shoreline Substantial Development Permit (SSDP) to allow the construction of a new 480 square-foot fixed pile dock with a 180 square-foot platform boatlift at the end of the dock on the north side. June 9, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. GoToMeeting: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/462199701 Ph (872) 240-3212 Access Code: 462-199-701

June 09, 2021 Decision Dated:
June 17, 2021
Staff Contact