This time is set aside to receive comments from the public regarding matters of general interest not on the agenda but related to Planning Commission business. Pursuant to the Brown Act, however, the Planning Commission cannot consider any issues or take action on any request during this comment period.
4. PUBLIC HEARINGS
Item Description: Amendment to previously approved Design Review Application DR 2003-02 (Continued from the April 11, 2023 Planning Commission Meeting)
Description: A request to remove a condition of approval for an approved design review application for a gas station (Valero). The specific condition of approval imposed by the Planning Commission prohibited the use of “trademark colors” on the gas station canopy. The applicant is requesting the ability to use “trademark colors” on the existing canopy.
Location: 186 Dry Creek Road
Applicant: Gus Ortega / Sign Development Inc.
Determination: The project is exempt from environmental review pursuant to the provisions of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines Section 15301 (Class 01), Existing Facilities.
Application:Mill District Lot 6 - Mixed Use Project
Description:Review conceptual plans for development of 12 residential units and a commercial building on Lot 6 of the Mill District Project. The residences would be located on three levels above an at-grade parking structure. The residential building is approximately 21,250 square feet in size and 50' in height. An approximately 1,500-square foot single-story commercial building is proposed on the Healdsburg Avenue frontage of the site. The existing grove of trees along the north edge of the site would be protected.
Location: 130 Healdsburg Avenue. Lot 6 is located at the northeast corner of Healdsburg Avenue and South Street. It is bounded by Lot 5 (future park) on the north and Lot 4 (43 condos, under construction) on the east.
Applicant:Replay Healdsburg, LLC
Determination: The project is exempt pursuant to California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines Section 15183 and 15132. The Mill District project was evaluated for consistency with the Central Healdsburg Avenue Plan (“CHAP”) Environmental Impact Report as part of City approvals for a Tentative Map, Conditional Use Permit, Heritage Tree Removal, and Historic Structure Removal.
Scott Duiven, Community Development Director, April 19, 2023
Posting: This agenda was posted on City bulletin boards and the City’s website at least 72 hours prior to the meeting, in accordance with state law.
Availability of Written Materials: All written materials (e.g., staff reports, conditions, resolutions) prepared for items on this agenda are available for public review at least 72 hours prior to the meeting at the Planning and Building Department at 401 Grove Street and on the City’s website at www.ci.healdsburg.ca.us. Written materials submitted after the posting of this agenda, but before the Commission meeting, will also be made available for public review in the Planning and Building Department. If written materials are presented to the Commission at the meeting, a copy will be made for public review at the meeting.
Disabled Accommodations: In compliance with the American Disabilities Act, persons requiring special assistance to access, attend or participate in this public hearing should contact the Planning and Building Department at 401 Grove Street or by calling (707) 431-3346 during normal business hours at least 72 hours prior to the meeting to ensure the necessary accommodations are made.
Public Comments: Persons speaking on items on this agenda are requested to provide their name, address and the subject of their comments. Comments are generally limited to three minutes, however additional time may be granted by the Commission Chair as appropriate, depending on the scope of the project.
Appeals: Anyone that does not agree with the Commission’s decision may appeal the decision to the City Council, provided that a written appeal is filed within ten (10) calendar days from the date of the Commission’s action