PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA
CITY OF SAUSALITO
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
420 LITHO STREET
SAUSALITO, CA 94965
SPECIAL MEETING – WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2012
6:30 P.M. in the COUNCIL CHAMBERS at 420 LITHO STREET, SAUSALITO
The Planning Commission may, at its discretion, consider agenda items out of the order in which they are listed. The public may comment on any item on the agenda that has not previously been subject to public comment. To give everyone an opportunity to be heard and to ensure the presentation of different points of view, the Commission requests that members of the audience who speak: 1) Fill out a Speaker Card and submit it to staff; 2) Always address the Chair; 3) State his or her name and address; 4) State views succinctly, and; 5) Limit presentations to three minutes.
CALL TO ORDER
Chair Stafford Keegin
Vice-Chair Joan Cox
Commissioner Stan Bair
Commissioner Richard Graef
Commissioner Bill Werner
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
PUBLIC COMMENTS ON ITEMS NOT ON THIS AGENDA
APPROVAL OF MINUTES – None
CALL TO ORDER – JOINT MEETING WITH HISTORIC LANDMARKS BOARD
PUBLIC HEARINGS – Declarations regarding Planning Commissioner Public Contacts
1. TRIDENT AND ONDINES / 558 BRIDGEWAY (DR/VA 12-198)
Staff report: Part 1, Part 2
Eric Long, Don Olsen and Associates (Applicant)
View Restaurant LLC and the City of Sausalito (Owners)
DESCRIPTION: Amendment of a previously-approved Design Review Permit and Variance to allow for (1) modifications to the proposed upper level dining deck including the elimination of a portion of the approved southern upper dining deck and (2) accessibility and visibility improvements on the parking deck, including new guardrails, gates and entry planters at 558 Bridgeway (APNs 065-172-12,-13,-15).
RECOMMENDATION: Approval, subject to conditions
Late Correspondence: Mougeot 08-22-12
ADJOURNMENT OF HISTORIC LANDMARKS BOARD MEETING
2. HOUSING ELEMENT UPDATE INITIAL ENVIRONMENTAL STUDY/NEGATIVE DECLARATION (GPA/ENV 12-117)
City of Sausalito
DESCRIPTION: Review of the revised public review draft of the Housing Element Update Initial Environmental Study/Negative Declaration.
RECOMMENDATION: Take public comment, provide direction to staff, and continue the hearing to the Planning Commission meeting on September 5, 2012.
Late Correspondence: Fessel - 08-21-12, Flavin 08-22-12
OLD BUSINESS – None
NEW BUSINESS – None
ADJOURNMENT -- Not later than 10:00 p.m.
APPEALS: Any decision of the Planning Commission may be appealed by filing an appeal form and the required appeal fee with the Community Development Department within ten (10) calendar days of the date of the decision. If you challenge a decision of the Planning Commission in court you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the hearing or on appeal to the City Council.
SPECIAL NEEDS: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (29 CFR 35.102-35.104 ADA Title 11), if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the Community Development Department at 289-4128 or 289-4165. Notification 48 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting.
AGENDAS are available on the Friday prior to the Planning Commission meeting at the City Hall entrance at 420 Litho Street.
STAFF REPORTS are available for review on the Saturday prior to the Planning Commission meeting at the Sausalito Library at 420 Litho Street and at the City’s website, www.ci.sausalito.ca.us. Staff reports are also available at the Community Development Department at City Hall during normal business hours and at the Planning Commission meeting. Materials related to an item on this agenda which are submitted after the distribution of the agenda packet are available for public review at the Community Development Department during normal business hours, at the Planning Commission meeting, and at the City’s website (subject to staff’s ability to post the documents prior to the meeting).
City of Sausalito
Community Development Department
420 Litho Street
Sausalito, CA 94965
Stafford Keegin, Chair
Joan Cox, Vice-Chair
Stan Bair, Commissioner
Richard Graef, Commissioner
Bill Werner, Commissioner
Jeremy Graves, Community Development Director
Mary Wagner, City Attorney
Heidi Burns, Associate Planner
Lilly Schinsing, Associate Planner
Alison Thornberry-Assef, Assistant Planner
Alberto Viana, Administrative Aide I
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