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CITY OF SANTA MARIA

PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING october 15, 2014

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 6:30 P.M.

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Chair Adrian Andrade

Community Development Director, Larry Appel

Commissioner Rodger Brown

Planning Division Manager, Peter Gilli

Commissioner Robert Dickerson

Assistant City Attorney, Philip Sinco

Commissioner Fred Quigley

Senior Civil Engineer, Hallie Holden

Commissioner Etta Waterfield

Special Districts Supervisor, Jim Davis

 

Recording Secretary, Kathleen Wilson

 

This agenda is prepared and posted pursuant to the requirements of Government Code Section 54954.2. By listing a topic on this agenda, the Planning Commission has expressed its intent to discuss and act on each item. In addition to any action identified in the brief general description of each item, the action that may be taken shall include: a referral to staff with specific requests for information; continuance; specific direction to staff concerning the policy or mission of the item; discontinuance of consideration; adoption, approval or disapproval or recommendation thereof.

To receive reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act during the meeting, please notify the Community Development Department what you need during business hours at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting. The Community Development Department office is at 110 South Pine Street, Santa Maria; (805) 925-0951, ext. 244. The City will give primary consideration to your request in providing assistance. Examples of assistance may include exhibits in large-sized format, use of assisted listening equipment, use of the California Relay Service, texting by cellular phone, or the services of a live interpreter. Assisted listening equipment can also be used for translation by Spanish-only speaking persons. To allow the City to coordinate and request a Spanish translator from the volunteer corps, call 925-0951, ext. 307 by 1:00 p.m. on Monday before the meeting. Para permitir a la Ciudad el poder coordinar y solicitar a un traductor para español del cuerpo de voluntarios, llame al 925-0951, ext. 307 a la 1:00 de la tarde el lunes antes de la junta.

Copies of the staff reports or other documentation relating to each item of business referred to on the agenda are on file in the Community Development Department, available for public inspection during City business hours. Any writing or documents provided to a majority of the Planning Commission after distribution of the agenda will also be available for public inspection in the Community Development Department during normal business hours. The Community Development Department [(805) 925-0951, ext. 244] will answer any questions regarding the agenda.

NOTICE: IN ACCORDANCE WITH SEC. 12-41.05 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE, PLANNING COMMISSION DECISIONS MAY BE APPEALED TO THE CITY COUNCIL.

Next Resolution No: 2649

Next Regular Planning Commission Meeting: November 5, 2014


CALL TO ORDER:    Chair Adrian Andrade

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG.

ROLL CALL:                        Commissioners Rodger Brown, Robert Dickerson, Fred Quigley, Etta Waterfield and Chair Adrian Andrade

APPROVAL OF PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES OF SEPTEMBER 17, 2014.

 

 

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD (not to exceed a total of 15 minutes):

Each member of the audience may address the Commission on any subject within the Commission’s business. Each member of the audience and each subject is limited to discussion of three minutes or as otherwise directed by the Chair.

 

 

1.                  CONSENT CALENDAR: The consent calendar is approved with one motion. These items are read only on request of Commission members. Should anyone, including members of the public, wish to discuss or disapprove any item, it must be dropped from the blanket motion and considered as a separate item.

a.                  AMENDMENT TO A PLANNED DEVELOPMENT PERMIT FOR SANTA MARIA VILLAGE SENIOR APARTMENTS, 450 AND 460 WEST STOWELL ROAD (A-2014-0009). Review of an amendment to a Planned Development Permit (PD-2008-0001) to extend the expiration date for an additional year to allow the construction of a 54,224-square-foot, two-story, 60-unit, independent living senior apartment project in the PD/R-3 district. (Project Planner: Bill Scott)

STAFF RECOMMENDATION: By motion, approve the consent calendar.

 

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2.                  DRAFT HOUSING ELEMENT UPDATE 2015 (GP-2014-0001). Review and update of the Housing Element of the City’s General Plan in accordance with Section 65588 of the California Government Code. (Project Planner: Frank Albro)

a.                  Staff report to be made.

b.                  Questions from Commission.

c.                  Written communications.

d.                  Public comment.

e.                  After all persons have been heard and all communications filed, hearing to be closed.

f.                    Deliberation by Commission.


STAFF RECOMMENDATION: That the Planning Commission, by resolution, recommend that the City Council forward the Draft Housing Element to the State Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) for their review and comment pursuant to State Government Code Section 65585.

3.                  REPORT ON CITY COUNCIL ACTIONS.

4.                  ORAL REPORTS OF PLANNING COMMISSIONERS AND STAFF.

                                                                                                                                                                                                               

ADJOURNMENT: 

Next study session: October 23, 2014 (pending)

Next regular Public Hearing: November 5, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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