Review Commission Meeting Update
May 16, 2011 Monday
Ken Curtis, Suzan Ehdaie, Steven Hopkins, Michelle McCovey-Good, Greg
Wynn, Vice-Chair Jim Duffy, and Chairperson Anthony Palazzo
Vice-Chair Duffy was absent.
ACCEPTANCE OF AGENDA:
Accepted as presented.
Minutes of May 2, 2011,
were approved as prepared.
There was no public comment other than on regular agenda items.
ARC 130-10; Review of City's way-finding sign program including specific
plans for an entry monument sign at the southwest corner of Highland
Drive and Santa Rosa Street (Highway 1); City of San Luis Obispo –
Public Works Department, applicant. (Pam
Adopt a Draft Resolution, which recommends that the City Council approve
the City's Wayfinding Program, based on findings, and subject to
conditions, and grants final approval to the primary monument sign,
based on findings, and subject to conditions.
by Commr. Curtis, seconded by Commr. Ehdaie, to adopt the resolution as
recommended by staff with the substitution of the word “emblem” for the
word “seal”, and adding the following two sentences to the end of
Condition No. 5 in Section 2 of the resolution:
“A single-pole installation is preferred where feasible
such as in a planter area or other areas outside of the circulation
path. For installations mounted within the sidewalk or circulation
path, a double-pole installation is preferred over a reduced-height
COMMENT & DISCUSSION:
Agenda Forecast - Pam Ricci provided a forecast
for upcoming agendas, noting that the June 6th meeting would
be canceled and that a field trip was planned for June 20th
to review various projects in the downtown core.
Commission briefly discussed some new projects in the downtown and
talked about other corridors of the City that may be considered for
future field trips such as Monterey Street and Foothill Boulevard.
meeting adjourned at 6:15 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.