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Planning Commission Public Hearing

Post Date:10/08/2019 11:05 AM
The San Luis Obispo Planning Commission will hold a Regular Meeting, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 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 a new 23,344-square foot performing arts facility and a new 162,909-square foot parking structure with 404 parking spaces, including architectural review, a request for a fence height exception to allow a fence of a maximum of 9 feet where 6 feet is the standard maximum height, a zone change from Office with a Historic District Overlay (O-H) and Medium-High Density Residential (R-3) to Downtown Commercial zone with a Historic Overlay (C-D-H), a General Plan Amendment changing the project site from Office and Medium-High Density Residential to General Retail, an exception to the floor area ratio for the parking structure, the removal of two historic structures, and use permits to allow a theater and a parking structure within the Downtown Commercial zone with an addendum to the certified Environmental Impact Report (EID-0349-2017); Project Address: 609 Palm Street (633 Palm, 970 & 972 Nipomo, 610, 614 & 630 Monterey); Case #: ARCH-0415-2019; USE-0416-2019; ARCH-0448-2019; USE-0388-2017; GENP-0389-2017 & RZ-0460-2019; Zone: O-H & R-3; City of San Luis Obispo, applicant/owner; San Luis Obispo Repertory Theatre, applicant.

Contact: Rachel Cohen – (805) 781-7574 –

2. Review of a modification to an existing Bar Tavern Use Permit to include live entertainment and extend hours of operation by one hour (12 am at the latest), the application includes an expansion on the types of alcohol services including spirits (hard liquor) for the restaurant. Project is categorically exempt from environmental review (CEQA); Project Address: 1234 Broad Street; Case #: MOD-0610-2019; Zone: C-D; Libertine Brewing Company, applicant.

Contact: Kyle Bell – (805) 781-7524 –

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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