Review Commission Meeting Update
October 21, 2013 Monday
Ken Curtis, Suzan Ehdaie, Steven Hopkins, Anthony Palazzo, Greg Wynn,
Vice-Chair Michelle McCovey-Good, and Chairperson Jim Duffy
Wynn, Hopkins, and Palazzo were absent.
ACCEPTANCE OF AGENDA:
Agenda was accepted.
Minutes of September 16, 2013, were approved as prepared.
Jennifer Kan Martinez, co-owner of Bello Mundo Café, addressed the
Commission regarding the idea of creating a parklet in front of the
business at 980 Monterey Street. She provided a brief informational
handout and introduced her business partner Jonathan. Bryan Ridley,
Bracket Architecture Office, stated that the group would return to the
ARC at a future date with detailed plans.
ARC 105-13; Review of two new commercial buildings totaling 37,000
square feet on an undeveloped property; BP-SP zone; Volny Investment
Company, applicant. (Marcus Carloni)
Adopt the draft resolution which grants final approval to the project,
based on findings, and subject to conditions.
by Vice-Chair McCovey-Good, seconded by Commr. Ehdaie,
to adopt the draft resolution granting final approval to
the project as recommended with the following modifications to Condition
8 (4-0): “Plans submitted for a building permit shall call out the
colors and materials of all proposed building surfaces and other
improvements on elevation drawings. Plans shall clearly note that all
stucco surfaces are not a sprayed-on product and have a smooth hand-troweled
or sand finish appearance to the satisfaction of the Community
Development Director. The proposed Crystal White color (secondary
entrance facades) shall be replaced with a muted white color, to the
satisfaction of the Community Development Director.”
COMMENT & DISCUSSION:
a. Agenda Forecast – Pam Ricci provided a forecast for upcoming
Chairperson Duffy indicated that he would not be able to attend the
November 4, 2013 meeting.
Ms. Ricci also mentioned the status of several projects currently
Vice-Chair McCovey-Good noted that she attended the Mayor’s
Quarterly Meeting on October 12th. She mentioned that the
City’s website had a useful link to Measure Y information.
meeting adjourned at 6:05 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.