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PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA

CITY OF SANTA MARIA

REGULAR MEETING JULY 15, 2015

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 6:30 P.M.

 

 

CALL TO ORDER.  Chair Robert Dickerson

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE.

ROLL CALL.          Commissioners Adrian Andrade, Rodger Brown, Maribel Hernandez, Fred Quigley and Chair Robert Dickerson

APPROVAL OF PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES OF MAY 20, 2015.

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.

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.

 

1.               REFUGIO PERMIT AMENDMENT AT 237 WEST MCCOY LANE. Review of an Amendment request (A2015-0017) by Urban Planning Concepts for an extension of time to previously approved Planned Development Permit (PD2006-0005) on a 5.2 acre site in the PD/R-3 (Planned Development/High Density Residential) zoning district.

2.               CLEANER EARTH RECYCLING COMPANY CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT AT 504 SOUTH WESTERN AVENUE. Review of a Conditional Use Permit (U2015-0012) for Cleaner Earth Recycling Company to allow electronic recycling on a 0.96 acre site in a CM (Commercial Manufacturing) district.

STAFF RECOMMENDATION: By motion, approve the consent calendar.

                                                                                                                     

Next Resolution No: 2663

                                                                                                                     

 


 

PUBLIC HEARINGS.

ORDER OF PROCEEDINGS FOR PUBLIC HEARING ITEMS:

Staff presentation.

Applicant presentation.

Questions from Commission.

Written communications/public comment.

Applicant closing statement.

Public hearing to be closed.

3.               CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT FOR JORDAN SELF-SERVICE CAR WASH AT 309 EAST CHAPEL STREET. Review of a Conditional Use Permit (U2015-0011) for Chapel Street Car Wash, to allow renovation of an existing self-serve car wash on a 0.3 acre site in the Bungalow District of the Downtown Specific Plan.

STAFF RECOMMENDATION: That the Planning Commission, by resolution, recommend City Council approve U2015-0011.

 

4.               SANTA MARIA POLICE DEPARTMENT COMMUNICATIONS TOWER AT 1111 WEST BETTERAVIA ROAD. Request for a Planned Development Permit (PD2015-0007) by the City of Santa Maria to allow construction of a 100-foot-tall communications tower, with appurtenant mast antennas not exceeding 125 feet above ground level, on a 5.1 acre parcel in the PF (Public Facility) district.

          STAFF RECOMMENDATION: That the Planning Commission:

1.               By motion, approve a Mitigated Negative Declaration;

2.               By motion, approve PD2015-0007.

 

OTHER BUSINESS.

 

5.               REPORT ON CITY COUNCIL ACTIONS.

6.               ORAL REPORTS FROM PLANNING COMMISSION AND STAFF.

 

ADJOURNMENT.

Next Study Session: July 16, 2015

Next Public Hearing: August 5, 2015


ANNOUNCEMENTS.

 

DISCLOSURE:

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.

If you challenge a determination made on a matter on this agenda in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you are someone else raised at the public hearing described on this agenda, or in written correspondence to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.

Materials related to an item on this agenda submitted after distribution of the agenda packet will be available for public inspection during normal business hours in the Community Development Department Office, 110 S. Pine Street, Suite 101, Santa Maria.

 

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION:

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.

 

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