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LCDC Meeting Reports, September 26-27 2013

LCDC Meeting Reports, September 26-27, 2013

Agenda Item 2 – Public Comment
This part of the agenda is for comments on topics not scheduled elsewhere on the agenda. The chair may set time limits (usually three minutes) for individual speakers. The maximum time for all public comments under this agenda item will be limited to 30 minutes. If you bring written summaries or other materials to the meeting please provide the commission assistant with 20 copies prior to your testimony. The commission is unable to take action, at this meeting, on items brought to their attention in this forum.
The commission will receive an update by the director on recent matters concerning the department.
The Director's Performance Evaluation Subcommittee will report to the commission on the recommended criteria and process to be used for the evaluation of the director, as well as the schedule for the evaluation process.
The commission will receive an update from the Oregon Department of Forestry on the state of forests in Oregon. Included will be a discussion of land use change, impacts of climate change and issues of concern.
The commission will consider adoption of rule amendments to OAR chapter 660, division 18, Post-acknowledgment Plan Amendments, to allow electronic submittal of notices regarding proposed and adopted changes to comprehensive plans and implementing regulations.
Rob Hallyburton, Community Services Division Manager
The commission will hear an appeal of the director’s approval of the City of Portland’s Periodic Review Task 2 submittal consisting of several amendments to the city’s comprehensive plan inventories and analyses. The specific amendment subject to this appeal is the Economic Opportunities Analysis inventory and analysis of employment.
Budget and Management Subcommittee
The subcommittee will discuss the department's current budget information. The subcommittee will report to the full commission during the commission meeting.
1:00 PM – Basement Hearing Room – LCDC & DOGAMI Joint Meeting1:00 PM – Basement Hearing Room
The Governing Board of the Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) will meet jointly with Land Conservation and Development Commission (LCDC) to increase mutual understanding of the two departments, to receive presentations on areas of overlap, and to consider increased collaboration. Staff presentations will cover four specific topics:
Paul Grove, government relations manager for the Oregon Business Development Department (dba Business Oregon), will present a briefing regarding the status and impact of this legislation.
The commission will consider appropriate actions to respond to the failure by City of Damascus to comply with the commission’s enforcement order 13-CONT-COMPLY-001828.
The commission will begin the administrative rule process required by legislation enacted in the 2013 session. HB 2254 requires LCDC to adopt rules with 18 months in order to establish an optional streamlined urban growth boundary amendment process. This item will include appointment of a rules advisory committee.
This is the second meeting for LCDC to consider and adopt its policy agenda (including a list of anticipated rulemaking for the 2013-15 biennium).
The commission will receive an update on the Budget and Management Subcommittee. The commission will consider the appointment of Mary Stern to the LOAC.
Agenda Item 15 – Other Business