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Architectural Review Commission Public Hearing

Post Date:10/08/2019 10:50 AM
The San Luis Obispo Architectural Review Commission will hold a Regular Meeting, MONDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2019, AT 5:00 p.m. in the Council Hearing Room, Room 9, of City Hall, 990 Palm Street, on the items listed below:  


1. Continued design review of a four-story mixed-use project consisting of approximately 5,209 square feet of commercial use on the ground floor and 56 residential units above, including provision of 10 percent low-income affordable units, an associated 19 percent density bonus, and a request for a standard incentive to apply affordable housing parking standards identified in Zoning Regulations Section 17.140.040.K. Project includes: a request for a mechanical parking lift; parking, landscaping, and site improvements; tree removals; and a categorical exemption from environmental review (CEQA). Project Address: 545 Higuera and 486 Marsh; Case #: ARCH-0017-2019; Zone: C-D; Marsh Higuera Mixed Use, LLC, owner/applicant.

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

2. Development review of a three-story affordable housing project consisting of 68 residential units, including a density bonus of 35 percent and an affordable housing incentive to allow for a maximum height of 45 feet where 35 is normally required, and a determination that the project is consistent with the certified Final EIR for Orcutt Area Specific Plan and exempt from environmental review (CEQA). Project Address: 3750 Bullock Lane; Case#: ARCH-0148-2019; Zones: R-3-SP; Peoples Self Help Housing Corp., applicant; Righetti Ranch LP, owner.

Contact: Kyle Bell – (805) 781-7524 –

3. Development review of a mixed-use project consisting of four residential units and 540 square feet of commercial space, including a request for a 20 percent parking reduction. Project is categorically exempt from environmental review (CEQA). Project Address: 1236 Archer Street; Case #: ARCH-0368-2019, Zone: C-S; RETWIST, Cecilia Reyes, applicant; Mary Anne Reyes, owner.

Contact: Kyle Bell – (805) 781-7524 –

The Architectural Review 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 Architectural Review Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.

The report 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.  
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