(1) Whenever a public hearing on the environmental impact of a proposed project action is required pursuant to WAC 197-11-535(2), and the county is the lead agency for the proposal, the hearing examiner shall preside at the hearing, and representatives from departments with jurisdiction shall attend.
(2) When a public hearing or meeting is conducted by the county for the proposed non-project action, the hearing or meeting may be used to satisfy the requirements of WAC 197-11-535(2).
(3) Notice of a public hearing conducted pursuant to this section shall be given at least 14 days prior to the hearing as follows:
(a) For project actions, in the manner specified in SCC 30.70.050; and
(b) For non-project actions, in the official county newspaper. (Added by Amended Ord. 02-064, Dec. 9, 2002, Eff date Feb. 1, 2003).