Current Applications

Projects considered by the Zoning Administrator

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Pending and Recently Approved Design Review Applications

The following planning applications were recently received by the City Planner. Actions by the City Planner may be appealed within 10 days of the decision date or Called for Review by the Planning Board.

 

PLN15-0301 1538 Verdi Street (Action Date 8-17-15)

 

The project consists of the construction of a detached two story structure, with 984 square foot 4-car garage on the ground floor and a 700 square foot mezzanine for storage on the second floor.  The structure will be setback twenty-nine (29) feet from the main structure, twenty (20) feet from the rear property line, and five (5) from the left (North) side property line.  The existing off-street parking for the 4-unit building will be upgraded from six (6) off-street parking spaces to (7) off-street parking spaces.  The property is located in the R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) Zoning District.

1538 Verdi Street Notice

1538 Verdi Street Plans

1538 Verdi Street Approval

 

PLN15-0308 2147 Alameda Avenue (Action Date 8-25-15)

 

The project consists of conversion of a triplex into a duplex, including conversion of basement area into living space with a single unit occupying ground floor and second floor. Attic unit will remain as is. The project also involves removal of old rear addition, replacement of rear deck, installation of rear French doors, and new windows to be painted to match existing.  The project will result in approximately 900 sq. ft. of new living area at the ground level. The building footprint will not change except for the removal of the rear addition and construction of new rear deck. The property is listed on the Historical Buildings Study List with an S designation. The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

2147 Alameda Avenue Notice

2147 Alameda Avenue Plans

2147 Alameda Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0355 1325 Clinton Avenue (Action Date 8-25-15)

 

The project consists of window modifications on the west side elevation, from two (2) 20” X 28” casements windows to three (3) 36” X 48” double hung windows. The property is listed on the Historical Buildings Study List with an (S) designation. The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

1325 Clinton Avenue Notice

1325 Clinton Avenue Plans

1325 Clinton Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0354 116 Gainsborough Court (Action Date 8-25-15)

 

The project consists of an approximately 77 square foot first story addition on the south elevation of an existing single family home. The proposal also includes a new bay window and the replacement of two second story windows on the north elevation. The project also consists of the replacement of one door on the front elevation. The proposed new materials will match the existing building. The project is located within an R-1-PD (One Family Residential – Planned Development) zoning district.

116 Gainsborough Court Notice

116 Gainsborough Court Plans

116 Gainsborough Court Approval

 

PLN15-0364 415 Haight Avenue (Action Date 8-25-15)

 

The project consists of a room addition to the north (rear) elevation and relocation of landing to the east (side) elevation. The project proposes adding three (3) new windows to the proposed addition and removing two (2) existing windows. The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

415 Haight Avenue Notice

415 Haight Avenue Plans

415 Haight Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0317 473 Haight Avenue (Action Date 8-25-15)

 

The project consists of the conversion of an approximately 466 sq. ft. storage room located at the rear of the ground floor of an existing duplex to habitable space. The proposal also consists of an approximately 24 square foot addition located on the front elevation, and an approximately 190 sq. ft. second story deck located at the rear of the home. The project will also include the addition of seven windows, the removal of five windows, the replacement of fourteen windows, and the relocation of one door on the home. The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district and meets the required setbacks. New materials proposed for the project will match the materials found on the existing building.

473 Haight Avenue Notice

473 Haight Avenue Plans

473 Haight Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0362 16 Orr Court (Action Date 8-25-15)   

 

The project consists of two window relocations on the second floor north elevation. The two existing windows will be removed and replaced with new casement windows 18” above the original location. New casement windows to match existing material and size. The project is located within an R-1 (One-Family Residential) zoning district.

16 Orr Court Notice

16 Orr Court Plans

16 Orr Court Approval

 

PLN15-0272 3001 Otis Drive (Action Date 8-25-15)

 

The project consists of the replacement of three existing wireless telecommunication antennas with three new wireless telecommunications antennas concealed within three stealth light standards adjacent to the west side of the Krusi Park tennis courts. The proposal will also include negligible changes to the stealth radome enclosures and to supporting equipment within the existing equipment enclosure. The project is located at an existing wireless telecommunications facility. The project is located within an O (Open Space) zoning district.  Because this application is to replace equipment on an existing tower, by Federal law the City must approve the application.  

3001 Otis Drive Notice

3001 Otis Drive Plans

3001 Otis Drive Approval

 

PLN15-0302 1013 Pacific Avenue (Action Date 8-25-15)    

 

The project consists of an approximately 224 sq. ft. two-story addition and an approximately 96 sq. ft. second story deck located at the rear of an existing single family home. The project also consists of the ten new windows, two new doors, six replacement windows, and two replacement doors proposed on the home. The project is located within an R-2 (Two Family Residential) zoning district and meets the required setbacks and building height. The building height and new materials proposed for the addition will match the existing building. The property is listed on the Historical Buildings Study List with a (B) designation.

1013 Pacific Avenue Notice

1013 Pacific Avenue Plans

1013 Pacific Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0262 2614 San Jose Avenue (Action Date 8-25-15)     

 

The project consists of a 148 square foot second story addition.  The addition will be located in front of a previous second story addition completed in 2009, and will extend the second story 11’6” towards the front of the house.  The second story will maintain a 4’3” setback from the left side property line.  The property is located in the R-1 (One-Family Residence) Zoning District.

2614 San Jose Avenue Notice

2614 San Jose Avenue Plans

2614 San Jose Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0417 2810 Bayview Drive (Action Date 9-15-15)    

 

The project consists of modifications to the previously approved Design Review Application No. PLN14-0213. The new proposal will modify the roof design of the entry porch and foyer on the front elevation. The revised roof design will include a front facing gable, and will increase the height by approximately 2 feet on the first story. New materials and windows will match the existing building.  The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

2810 Bayview Drive Notice

2810 Bayview Drive Plans

 

PLN15-0404 881 Cedar Street (Action Date 9-15-15)

 

The project consists replacing the front exterior wood siding with lap siding and replacing rock façade with stone panels on a two story apartment building. The project also consists of removing the decorative railing and beams on the second story elevation and replacing seventeen (17) windows throughout the building. All new material will match the existing building. The project is located within an R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) zoning district.

881 Cedar Street Notice

881 Cedar Street Plans

 

PLN15-0214 1007 Fair Oaks Avenue (Action Date 9-15-15)

 

The project consists of a two-story rear addition, and a dormer on the side elevation that will result in the addition of approximately 408 sq. ft. to an existing single family home. The project also includes modifications to reduce the size of the existing detached garage by approximately 69 sq. ft.  The proposal is consistent with the required maximum building height, building coverage, and setbacks for the property. Pursuant to AMC 30-5.7 (k) and (l), the addition will continue an existing legal nonconforming zero setback in order to achieve a uniform design and compatibility with the existing structure.  New windows and materials will be consistent with the existing building. The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

1007 Fair Oaks Avenue Notice

1007 Fair Oaks Avenue Plans

 

PLN15-0380 3245 Madison Street (Action Date 9-15-15) 

 

The project consists of enlarging an existing roof deck to 128 square feet and replacing the existing stairs on the south (side) elevation to match the new deck. Pursuant to AMC 30-5.7 (k), the stairs will continue as an existing legal nonconforming setback of 5’ in order to maintain access and compatibility with the existing structure. The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

3245 Madison Street Notice

3245 Madison Street Plans

 

PLN15-0389 1300 Park Street (Action Date 9-15-15)   

 

The project consists of exchange and installation of equipment on an existing 66-foot tall monopole tower, as follows: exchange of seven antennas; removal of four radio remote units (RRUs) and replacement with 12 RRUs; removal of one remote electrical tilt (RET) cable; removal of three existing diplexers and replacement with four new; installation of two surge suppressors and two hybrid cables.  The proposed new equipment will have a minimal visual impact. The project is located within the C-C-T (Community Commercial - Theater) zoning district.  Because this application is to replace equipment on an existing cellular antenna tower, by Federal law the City must approve the application.

1300 Park Street Notice

1300 Park Street Plans