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Planning Commission Public Hearing - September 25, 2019

Post Date:09/11/2019 6:08 PM

The San Luis Obispo Planning Commission will hold a Regular Meeting, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber of City Hall, 990 Palm Street, on the item(s) listed below:  


1. Review of the proposed Annexation of approximately 40 acres of property along Fiero Lane and Clarion Court; this action includes consideration of an Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration tiered from the Final Program Environmental Impact Report for the Airport Area and Margarita Area Specific Plans and Related Facilities Master Plans (SCH#2000051062). Recommendations will be forwarded to the City Council for consideration of the annexation and environmental document. Project Address: 850 Fiero (primary). Case #: ANNX-1166-2015; Pre-zoning pursuant to the Airport Area Specific Plan: Business Park, Manufacturing, Service Commercial; Fiero Lane Mutual Water Company, applicant. 

Contact: Shawna Scott – (805) 781-7176 –

2. Development review of a four-story mixed-use project consisting of 36 residential dwellings and 68 square feet of commercial space, including a request for a 22 percent density bonus in exchange for providing affordable units within the project, and a request for tandem parking. The project is categorically exempt from environmental review (CEQA). Project Address: 564 Higuera. Case #: ARCH-0150-2019; Zone: C-D (Downtown Commercial); Creekside Lofts, LP, owner/applicant.

Contact: Walter Oetzell – (805) 781-7593 –

3. Design review of a mixed-use project consisting of three buildings approximately 8,636, 31,726, and 6,850 square feet each, including: Building A (5,719-square foot [sf] shell with a 2,917-sf mezzanine); Building B (7,200 sf commercial shell on the ground level with 16 loft-style, two-bedroom residential units above); and Building C (3,421-sf commercial shell on the ground level with two residential units above) with associated parking and site improvements. Project includes a request for a mixed-use parking reduction of six percent, and an Addendum to a previously adopted Mitigated Negative Declaration (ER # 0286-2014). Project Address: 279 Bridge. Case # ARCH-0255-2019 and USE-0526-2019; Zone: M (Manufacturing); Devin Gallagher, applicant.

Contact: Shawna Scott – (805) 781-7176 –

The Planning Commission may also discuss other hearing or business items before or after the item(s) listed above.  If you challenge the proposed action in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.

The report(s) will be available for review in the Community Development Office and online in advance of the meeting at  Please call 805-781-7170 for more information, or to request an agenda report.  The Planning Commission meeting will be televised live on Charter Cable Channel 20, beginning at 6:00 p.m.  
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