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SANTA MARIA CITY PLANNING COMMISSION

REGULAR MEETING february 20, 2013

CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 6:30 P.M.

 

 

Chairman Etta Waterfield

Community Development Director, Larry Appel

Commissioner Adrian Andrade

Planning Division Manager, Peggy Woods

Commissioner Robert Dickerson

Senior Assistant City Attorney, Wendy Stockton

Commissioner Michael W. Moats

Principal Civil Engineer, Shad Springer

Commissioner Fred Quigley

Special Districts Planning Tech, 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. 12-35.211 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE, PLANNING COMMISSION DECISIONS MAY BE APPEALED TO THE CITY COUNCIL.

Next Resolution No: 2615

Next Regular Planning Commission Meeting: March 6, 2013

CALL TO ORDER:  Chairman Etta Waterfield

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG.                       

ROLL CALL:            Commissioners Adrian Andrade, Robert Dickerson, Michael W. Moats, Fred Quigley and Chairman Etta Waterfield

APPROVAL OF PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES OF FEBRUARY 6, 2013.

 

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.

 

 

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

1.                  PLANNED DEVELOPMENT PERMIT FOR CENTENNIAL SQUARE, SOUTHWEST CORNER OF MILLER STREET AND PLAZA DRIVE, PD-2012-0003, E-2012-0022. Review of a Planned Development Permit to construct 138 residential apartments with recreation building, (with a separate attached or detached 1,100 square foot building for the use of Santa Maria Bonita School District for after school programming), swimming pool, children’s play equipment and landscaped open space within a PD/R-3 (Planned Development/High Density Residential) zoning district, Assessor's Parcel No. 128-066-033. The environmental impacts of this project were analyzed in a Mitigated Negative Declaration (E-2012-0022) prepared for the General Plan amendment and zone change (GPZ-2012-0002). No further environmental review is required. (Project Planner: Brian Halvorson)

STAFF RECOMMENDATION: By motion, approve subject to the conditions as outlined in the preliminary draft of the Planned Development Permit.

                                                                                                                                                                       

OTHER BUSINESS:

 

2.                  REPORT ON CITY COUNCIL ACTIONS.

3.                  ORAL REPORTS OF PLANNING COMMISSIONERS AND STAFF.

                                                                                                                                                                       

ADJOURNMENT: 

Next study session: February 21, 2013

Next regular Public Hearing: March 6, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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