Review Commission Meeting Update
March 3, 2014 Monday
Ken Curtis, Suzan Ehdaie, Steven Hopkins, Anthony Palazzo, 1 Position
Vacant, Vice-Chair Greg Wynn, and Chairperson Michelle McCovey-Good
All of the Commissioners were present.
ACCEPTANCE OF AGENDA:
Agenda was accepted.
Minutes of February 3 and February 10, 2014, were approved.
was no public comment other than on regular agenda items.
Staff update on 919 stair tower repairs
Planner Ricci and Construction Manager Fisher explained the situation
with tiles on the 4th and 5th levels of the stair
tower falling off and creating a safety hazard. Staff stated that the
solution involves removing the tiles, adding a waterproof coating to the
wall surface, and recoating the tower with acrylic stucco. Staff noted
that the update was provided to the ARC because of the prominence and
visibility of this part of the building.
ARC/ARC-S 97-13; Review of Foothill Plaza Shopping Center façade
remodel, sign program, and parking reductions; C-C zone; Channel
Properties, applicant. (Marcus Carloni)
Adopt the Draft Resolution granting final approval to the project, based
on findings and subject to conditions.
by Commr. Endaie, seconded by Commr. Hopkins, to adopt the Draft
Resolution which grants final approval to the project with the following
modifications to conditions (5-1, Wynn voting no):
a. Add new sentence to condition #2 as section F which reads “Existing
tenants shall be allowed to keep their existing signage.”
b. Add new sentence as section b to condition #10 which reads “the
proposed composite siding shall be replaced with a more authentic
material (e.g. Nichiha siding, hardiboard, painted lap siding), subject
to the final approval of the Community Development Director.”
c. Add new condition #13 which reads “Roof features visible from the
public right-of-way and main pedestrian routes shall be finished on all
d. Add a sentence to condition #17 to read “A site visit with City
staff shall be conducted to determine areas needing repair.”
COMMENT & DISCUSSION:
a. Agenda Forecast – Pam Ricci provided a forecast for upcoming
Curtis noted that he will not be present at the meetings in May.
meeting adjourned at 6:55 p.m.
Any writings or documents provided to a majority of the
Architectural Review Commission regarding any item on this agenda
will be made available for public inspection in the Community
Development Department, 919 Palm Street, during normal business hours.