Proposed Kuebler Gateway Shopping Center – Costco

This page provides a timeline and all information submitted into the record for the proposed Kuebler Gateway Shopping Center development, including a Costco store, a retail fueling station, and four new retail shell buildings.

See the below timeline of actions for this case: 

  • October 2018 – Planning Administrator approved application  
  • November 2018 – Neighbors appealed the case to the City Council  
  • December 2018 – City Council denied the application 
  • December 2018 – Applicant and neighbors appealed to LUBA  
  • August 2019 – LUBA remanded the case to the City for additional consideration  
  • October 2019 – LUBA decision appealed to Court of Appeals  
  • February 2020 – Court of Appeals affirmed LUBA's decision  
  • June 2020 – Applicant submitted new materials for the City Council's consideration  
  • July/August/September 2020 – Comment and rebuttal period 
  • September 2020 – Salem City Council consideration

The public may provide new information or evidence during the initial comment period: July 1 – July 28, 2020 at 5:00 PM. To do so, please review the Notice of Remand / Request for Comments

Comments received

Remand submission – 6/16/2020

Reference cases

Judicial review of the final order of the Land Use Board of Appeals by the Court of Appeals of the State of Oregon

Review by Land Use Board of Appeals

Review by City of Salem – Site Plan Review and Driveway Approach Permit Case No. SPR-DAP18-15

Previously approved comprehensive plan change and zone change

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