Planning Commission Meeting Update
March 23, 2011 Wednesday
CALL TO ORDER/PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
Commissioners Michael Boswell, Michael Draze, Eric Meyer, Airlin
Singewald, Charles Stevenson, Vice-Chairperson Mary Whittlesey, and
Chairperson Michael Multari
Commissioner Singewald was absent.
ACCEPTANCE OF AGENDA:
Agenda was accepted.
Minutes of February 23, 2011,
were approved as presented.
1443, and 1445 Calle Joaquin.
GP/R/ER 70-10: Environmental review and request to modify the Land
Use Element map designation from Tourist Commercial (C-T) to
Services and Manufacturing and rezone from Tourist Commercial (C-T)
property to Service Commercial with the Special Consideration
overlay (C-S-S) for three properties located on the north side of
Calle Joaquin; America's Tire Company, applicant.
Adopt the Planning Commission resolution, which recommends that the
Approve an amendment to the General Plan Land Use Element map to
change the land use designation for the sites from
Tourist-Commercial to Services and Manufacturing and adopt a
Mitigated Negative Declaration (ER 70-10).
Approve an amendment to the Zoning Map for the sites from
Tourist-Commercial (C-T) to Service-Commercial with Special
Considerations overlay zone (C-S-S).
Moved by Commissioner Draze, seconded by Commissioner Stevenson to
adopt the staff recommendation with amendments (6:0). The following
changes were made: Mitigation Measure No. 9 was modified to read:
“The applicant shall include sound mitigation to limit the amount of
stationary noise generated by the proposed tire store at 1443 Calle
Joaquin at its shared property line with Motel 6 to 50 decibels; the
location and design of project structures shall not amplify noise
onto the Motel Inn property.” Condition 2.a. was changed to add
truck or freight terminal and warehousing, indoor storage to the
list of prohibited uses. Condition No. 3 was modified to read: “The
existing Motel 6 use at 1433 Calle Joaquin will become a legal,
nonconforming use with approval of the subject zoning. One of the
special considerations with the change in zoning is that this site
would be allowed to be redeveloped.”
COMMENT AND DISCUSSION:
a. Agenda Forecast
- Deputy Director Davidson provided the forecast.
Meeting adjourned at 7:30 p.m.
Any writings or
documents provided to a majority of the Planning Commission
regarding any item on this agenda will be made available for public
inspection in the Community Development, 919 Palm Street, during
normal business hours.