||FEBRUARY 22, 2006
||7:00 P.M. |
|CALL TO ORDER:
||The meeting was called to order by Chairman Savage at 7:00 p.m. |
||Chairman Savage; Vice Chairman Francis; Commissioners Bailey, Fitzgerald, Hart, Musante and Thompson |
||Chief Planner Rosen, Senior Planner Eastman, Senior Civil Engineer Voronel, Associate Planner Allen and Clerical Assistant Leopold |
||Commissioner Thompson |
||Commissioner Bailey requested a change to be made on page 17 in the last paragraph to add the word "not" before being striped and change the word "but" to "and". |
MOTION made by Commissioner Hart SECONDED by Commissioner Musante and CARRIED unanimously, that the Minutes of February 8, 2006, be APPROVED AS AMENDED.
Chairman Savage stated the entire agenda would be heard in a different order. ITEM NO. 2
PRJ05-00753 - ZON05-00105 - TRACT 16993. APPLICANT: RYAN GREGORY; PROPERTY OWNER: COMMONWEALTH DEVELOPMENT, LLC.
A request to construct a mixed-use project comprised of 27 residential condominium units above 4,600-square-feet of retail space and a parking garage, (the application includes a major development project and tentative tract map for condominium purposes) on property located at 345 East Commonwealth Avenue (northwest corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Lawrence Avenue) (C-3 zone) (Categorically exempt under Section 15332 of CEQA Guidelines) (HAL).
Staff recommended that this item be continued to March 8.
MOTION made by Commissioner Bailey, SECONDED by Commissioner Hart and CARRIED unanimously that said item be CONTINUED to March 8, 2006.
REVIEW OF COUNCIL ACTIONS
Chief Planner Rosen gave an overview of the February 21, 2006 City Council meeting.
There was no one from the public who wished to speak on any matter within the Commission's jurisdiction.
The next regularly-scheduled Planning Commission meeting will be March 8, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. Chief Planner Rosen reviewed the items scheduled for this meeting. ITEM NO. 1
PRJ06-00006 - ZON06-00001. APPLICANT: MOHAMAD HAMADE; PROPERTY OWNER: DRY FALLS INVESTMENT COMPANY, INC.
Staff report was presented pertaining to a request for a Conditional Use Permit to operate a 2,200 s.f. hookah caf (water pipe smoking lounge) within an existing multi-tenant commercial shopping center, on property located at 1335 East Chapman Avenue (northeast corner of Chapman and Victoria Avenues) (C-1 zone) (Categorically exempt under Section 15301 of CEQA Guidelines) (HAL).
Chairman Savage recused himself from this item because he owns property within a 500-foot radius of the proposed project, and turned over the meeting to Vice Chairman Francis.
Chief Planner Rosen stated that the applicant requested continuance of this matter.
The applicant's representative, Samer Hind, distributed material to the Commission. He stated that it would be in the best interest of the City, as well as the location, if the project be continued to the March 8 meeting. Chief Planner Rosen stated that the applicant presented new information to staff and staff would like to have an opportunity to review it and present their findings to the Commission.
MOTION made by Bailey, SECONDED by Fitzgerald and CARRIED with a vote of 6-0 (with Chairman Savage abstained) to CONTINUE item to March 8, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.
There being no further business the meeting was adjourned at 7:12 p.m.