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Architectural Review Commission Meeting Update
Regular Meeting

July 16, 2012                             Monday                                     5:00 p.m.

ROLL CALL:      Commrs. Ken Curtis, Suzan Ehdaie, Steven Hopkins, Anthony Palazzo, Greg Wynn, Vice-Chair Michelle McCovey-Good, and Chairperson Jim Duffy

Commr. Palazzo was absent.

ACCEPTANCE OF AGENDA:  Agenda was accepted.

MINUTES:  Minutes of June 18, 2012 - were approved.


There was no public comment other than on regular agenda items.


1.     2959 Broad Street.  ARC-S 41-12; Review of a wall sign and 12-foot tall pole sign for Quiky Carwash; C-S-S zone; Westpac, applicant.  (Marcus Carloni)

RECOMMENDATION:  Continue to a date certain of August 6, 2012, to allow staff further time to coordinate with the applicant on the sign proposals.

ACTION:  Moved by Commr. Curtis, seconded by Commr. Ehdaie, to continue the project to a date certain of August 6, 2012 (6:0).

2.     No Specific Address.  ARC 11-12; Continued consideration of architectural design review of the Los Osos Valley Road and Highway 101 interchange; City of San Luis Obispo – Public Works Dept., applicant.  (Peggy Mandeville)

RECOMMENDATION:  Adopt the Draft Resolution, which grants final approval to the project, based on findings, and subject to conditions.

ACTION:  Moved by Vice-Chair McCovey-Good, seconded by Commr. Wynn, to grant final approval to the project with modifications to Conditions 2, 3, & 4 as follows:  2.   Bridge lighting fixture(s) and colors shall return to the ARC for approval on a date certain of August 20, 2012. 3. Increase the length of the two architectural abutment features.  Add four pilasters between those depicted on the visual simulation attached to the staff report.  Modify the arches in both the architectural abutment and bridge features to have a more substantial recess to provide more definition and shadow.  4. Project plans shall utilize the simplified railing detail provided at the meeting. (6:0).


3.    Staff:

a.  Agenda Forecast – Pam Ricci provided a forecast for upcoming agendas.

4.    Commission:

Staff responded to questions regarding the status of various projects.


The meeting adjourned at 6:30 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.

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