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Cultural Heritage Committee Meeting Update

April 23, 2012                              Monday                                           5:30 p.m.

OATH OF OFFICE:      Swearing in new Committee Members Thom Brajkovich and Patti Taylor

ROLL CALL:      Committee Members Thom Brajkovich, Hemalata Dandekar, Jaime Hill, Buzz Kalkowski, Bob Pavlik, Patti Taylor, Vice-Chair Enrica Costello, and Chair - Position Vacant

STAFF:                Phil Dunsmore, Senior Planner

ELECTION:        Enrica Costello was elected as Chairperson and Bob Pavlik as Vice-Chairperson

PUBLIC COMMENT:  There was no public comment


MINUTES:  Minutes of March 26, 2012, were approved as written.


1.     Measure Y:  Your ½-cent sales tax at work.  A presentation about revenues, expenditures, and issues concerning reauthorization of the Essential Services Measure.  (Michael Codron)


2.     751 Palm Street.  ARCMI 23-12; Review of interior/exterior modifications to the Parish Hall, and hardscaping improvements to the courtyard, at the Mission; C-D-S-H zone; Rev. Russell Brown, applicant.  (Marcus Carloni)

        RECOMMENDATION:  Recommend the Cultural Heritage Committee continue the item to a date uncertain, to allow preparation of an archeological evaluation of the proposed improvements.

         ACTION:  Moved by Hill /Dandekar to Continue the item to a date uncertain  to allow staff and the applicants to provide the CHC with additional archeology information including but not limited to a phase 1 archeology report and for staff to formulate a CEQA recommendation and return to the CHC with clarification on the Broad Street elevation changes and articulation of proposed new windows.  (7:0).

3.     City-Wide.  CHC 134-11; Review design and location of new signs to identify Old Town, Chinatown, and Downtown Historic Districts; City of San Luis Obispo, applicant.  (Phil Dunsmore)

RECOMMENDATION:  Provide feedback on the sign design changes for the Old Town Historic District and continue the item to a date uncertain pending community outreach.

ACTION:  No formal action was taken.


4.   Staff

a.  Agenda Forecast:  Staff provided a forecast of the May agenda and discussed the ongoing efforts to perform outreach for the historic resources inventory.

5.   Committee

Committee Member Dandekar discussed the Los Angeles National Planning Conference and also discussed a procedure for finding thematics in historic resources.  She expressed interest in placing the topic to discuss the thematic articulation on a future agenda.


Meeting adjourned at 8:25 p.m.




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