Review Commission Meeting Update
August 15, 2011 Monday
Ken Curtis, Suzan Ehdaie, Steven Hopkins, Michelle McCovey-Good, Greg
Wynn, Vice-Chair Jim Duffy, and Chairperson Anthony Palazzo
Chairperson Palazzo and Commr.
McCovey-Good were absent.
ACCEPTANCE OF AGENDA:
Accepted as presented.
There was no public comment other than on regular agenda items.
1123-1127, 1129-1137 Garden Street and 712, 720, 722, 728, 736, 748
ARC 124-06; Review project redesign for the Garden Street Terraces
project; C-D-H zone; Garden Street SLO Partners, LP, applicant.
Recommend to the City Council that the revised project design be
approved, based on findings and subject to conditions.
by Commr. Wynn, seconded by Commr. Hopkins, to continue the project to a
date certain of September 19, 2011, with the following items to be
further addressed in plans (5:0):
more information on proposed colors, materials, and textures used on the
new building including consideration for a lighter shade of brick rather
than the charcoal color currently proposed.
an alternative treatment for the portion of building directly located at
the corner of Marsh and Broad Streets that respects the prominence of
views at the intersection.
Provide more information on pedestrian features in the
project such as awnings and bulkheads.
COMMENT & DISCUSSION:
Agenda Forecast – Pam Ricci provided a forecast
for upcoming agendas, noting that the September 12th meeting
would be cancelled and that the next meeting would be held on September
Commr. Hopkins mentioned that the new fence installed in the outdoor
foyer of the new location for Kreuzberg Coffee at 685 Higuera (the old
Golden China) was a big improvement over the temporary white picket
fence that was removed.
meeting adjourned at 8:05 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.