BMA Towers LLC - Communication Tower Proposal

PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE – WEDNESDAY- OCTOBER 5, 2016

 

 

September 13, 2016

 

Dear Property Owner,

 

You are receiving this public hearing notice of Conditional Use and Design Review as you either own property within 300 feet, or are in extremely close proximity to the requested property location.  You may also be the responsible party to notify in this particular case.

 

BMA Towers, LLC is requesting to erect a cell tower on property located on South End Road within the City of New Meadows on Industrially Zoned Property.  The tower proposal requests a maximum height of 182 feet with a lightning rod.  The property will be secured with an eight-foot barbed wire topped chain link fence. 

 

Please plan on attending this public hearing, or if you wish you may provide written comment by submitting it to City Hall before the Public Hearing.  An aerial view of the approximate location of the proposed property is attached on the reverse of this letter.  A copy of the application request in part, is attached to this notice.  These attachments may be useful to you in preparing your testimony.  Additionally, a brochure is included that may help you testify.

 

Written comments can be sent City Hall at PO Box 324, New Meadows Idaho 83654, emailed to cityclerk@newmeadowsidaho.us or hand delivered to City Hall by 6pm on the date of the hearing at 401 Virginia Street, New Meadows Idaho.  Written comments will also be accepted at the hearing and read aloud.

 

If you have any questions, please feel free to stop by New Meadows City Hall at 401 Virginia Street, New Meadows, Idaho; Monday through Friday 9am to 3pm.  Additionally, the entire application will be on the city’s website at www.newmeadowsidaho.us.

 

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Notice of Public Hearing

 

The New Meadows City Council will hold a public hearing concerning a Conditional Use Permit and Design Review Applications of a proposal from BMA Towers, LLC to erect a cell tower of a maximum height of 182 feet with a lightning rod on South End Road within the city limits.  Additional information can be found on the city’s website at www.newmeadowsidaho.us

                                                                               

The public hearing will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at 7:00 pm at the New Meadows Depot, 101 South Commercial Avenue, New Meadows. Written input on the proposed request will be accepted up to and including the hour of the meeting. Verbal input can be given at the hearing. Anyone needing special accommodation to attend the meeting should contact City Hall, at least 3 business days before the meeting at 347-2171.

 

Jacob Qualls, City Clerk / Treasurer

 

 

 

If you require special accommodation, please contact the City Clerk at 208-347-2171 at least three business days before the meeting / hearing.

How to provide Land Use Testimony
How to provide Land Use Testimony 2016.p[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [327.8 KB]
Aerial Photo
BMA Aerials.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [154.9 KB]
Applications - Conditional Use Permit & Design Review
File includes - CUP/DR Narrative, Applications, Site Lease Agreement, FAA Determination of No Hazard to Air Navigation & Frequency Data
New Meadows CUP and Design Review.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.1 MB]
Applicant Additional Information
New Meadows CUP App.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [746.3 KB]
Applicant Lease Exhibit
Lease Exhibit.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [55.1 KB]
Applicant Lease Legal Description Exhibit
Lease Legal.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [68.4 KB]
Applicant Engineer Exhibit Summary Letter
T.O Engineers Summary Letter.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [104.0 KB]
Applicant Engineer Exhibit
T.O Engineers Exhibit.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.7 MB]
Title Company Notifcation List
Public Notification List from Title Comp[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [43.3 KB]
Legal Interest Affidavit
BMA Towers Property Owner Affidavit.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [268.2 KB]
City Clerk Public Notice Affidavit
BMA Towers LLC Notification List Clerk A[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [736.2 KB]
Public Hearing Newspaper Affidavit of Publication
08-25 BMA Towers.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [177.3 KB]
New Meadows Airport Commission Determination Letter 20160825
Airport Commission Letter 20160825.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [37.4 KB]
DRAFT Airport Commission Meeting Minutes 20160822
20160822 AC SPECIAL MINUTES DRAFT.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [75.6 KB]
Public Hearing Notfication List Affidavit - City Council
BMA Towers LLC Notification List City Co[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [560.8 KB]
Legal Publication Affidavit - City Council Hearing
09-22 BMA Towers LLC.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [177.2 KB]
Public Hearing Posting at locations
Notice of Public Hearing 20160926.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [31.8 KB]

Developer Additions

Hucks Letter w/attachments 20160901
Letter to New Meadows PZ - Final - 9-1-2[...]
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America Cancer Society Circular
BMA Towers 20160906 ACS Circular.pdf
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Canada Circular
BMA Towers 20160906 Canada Circular.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [1.8 MB]
National Cancer Institute Circular
BMA Towers 20160906 NCI Circular.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [4.7 MB]
Electro Magnetic Circular
BMA Towers 20160906 ElectroMagnetic Fiel[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [1.4 MB]
BMA Towers LLC Legal Conversations 20160929
BMA Towers LLC Legal Conversations 20160[...]
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Case History
20160929 BMA Towers LLC - Case History.p[...]
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Court of Appeals
20160929 BMA Towers LLC - Court of Appea[...]
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Written Comments - Received for Planning & Zoning Hearing

Idaho Division of Aeronautics Written Comment 20160824
BMA Towers Written Comment 20160824 ID D[...]
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Idaho Transportation Department Written Comment 20160831
BMA Towers Written Comment 20160831 ITD.[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [149.1 KB]

Planning & Zoning Determinations

Planning & Zoning Commission Public Hearing Sign-In Sheet - September 6, 2016
BMA Towers 20160906 PZ Public Hearing Si[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [463.9 KB]
DRAFT Planning & Zoning Minutes 20160906
20160906 PZ Minutes DRAFT.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [263.8 KB]
P&Z Determination Letter
New Meadows Planning & Zoning has recommended to the New Meadows City Council to pass the Conditional Use Permit and Design Review applications with the condition of a Day / Night light on top of the tower.
20160907 PandZ Recomendation.pdf
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Written Comments - Recieved for City Council Hearing

ITD Written Comments - September 19, 2016
20160919 Written Comments - ITD.pdf
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Nelson, Christina Complete Submission Written Comments - September 28, 2016
7 pages
20160928 Written Comment - Nelson, Chris[...]
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Nelson, Christina Written Comments (Email & Letter) 20160928
20160928 Written Comment - Nelson, Chris[...]
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Nelson, Christina Submission - 2012 P&Z Letter 20160928
20160928 Written Comment - Nelson, Chris[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [292.5 KB]
Nelson, Christina Submission - 2012 Star News Article 20160928
20160928 Written Comment - Nelson, Chris[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [368.4 KB]
Harding, Rye Written Comments - September 29, 2016
20160929 Written Comment - R Harding.pdf
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Brown, Ricky Written Comments - September 29, 2016
20160929 Written Comment - Brown, Ricky.[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [984.0 KB]
Unknown Written Comments - September 29, 2016 (Text Messages)
20160929 Public Comment.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [459.5 KB]
Boone, Mary Written Comments - October 3, 2016
20161003 Written Comment - Boone, Mary.p[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [217.6 KB]
Dreyer, M. Brad Written Comments - October 4, 2016
20161004 Written Comment - Dreyer, M Bra[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [264.7 KB]
Brown, Donnar Written Comments - October 4, 2016
20161004 Written Comments - Brown, Donna[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [237.5 KB]
Mulitple Written Comments - October 4, 2016
20161004 Written Comments - Multiple Bro[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [305.1 KB]
Petition with Written Comments - October 4, 2016
20161004 Written Comments - Petition For[...]
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Written Comments (not included in the Council Packet but read aloud at the Public Hearing)

Harding, Rye - Written Comment RCVD 20161005
20161005 Harding, Rye - Written Comment [...]
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Fausett, Tim & Melanie - Written Comment RCVD 20161005
20161005 Fausett, Tim and Melanie - Writ[...]
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Eby, Micki - Written Comment RCVD 20161005
20161005 Eby, Micki - Written Comment 20[...]
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Smith, Nancy - Written Comment RCVD 20161005
20161005 Smith, Nancy - Written Comment [...]
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Information from Hearing (including comments)

City Council Pubic Hearing Sign-In Sheet, October 5, 2016
20161005 Public Hearing Sign In Sheet.pd[...]
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Petition received at hearing
20161005 Petition 3 pages RCVD at Hearin[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [1.4 MB]
McConnor, Loretta - Written Comment RCVD 20161005 (at hearing)
20161005 McConnor, Loretta - Written Com[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [535.4 KB]
Smith, Nancy - Written Comment RCVD 20161005 (at hearing)
20161005 Smith, Nancy - Written Comment [...]
Adobe Acrobat document [189.9 KB]
Smith, Rise - Written Comment RCVD 20161005 (at hearing)
20161005 Smith, Rise - Written Comment R[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [169.1 KB]
Eaton, Dave - Better pic of Weiser tower
20161005 Eaton, Dave - Better pic of the[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [775.0 KB]
DRAFT Hearing Minutes - October 5, 2016
20161005 CC PUBLIC HEARING Minutes.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [760.1 KB]

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