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.

 

PLN15-0030 615 Haight Avenue (Action Date Pending

 

The project proposes raising an existing one-story residence a total of four (4) feet to convert the existing crawl space into a new habitable bottom floor.  The resultant overall height of the structure will be twenty-two (22) feet tall.  The new bottom floor will be 1,135 square feet of habitable space and the total size of the house will be 2,314 square feet.  Associated improvements will be the removal of the existing chimney and the addition of new windows on the bottom floor along the front and side elevations.  The project is located within an R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) zoning district.

615 Haight Avenue Notice 

615 Haight Avenue Plans

 

PLN14-0682 3264 Adams Street (Action Date Pending) 

 

This project is a revision to the Design Review application for a three-story single-family home originally noticed on January 29, 2015. This new proposal has been reduced down to an approximately 2,876 sq. ft. two-story single-family home with an overall height of approximately 26 ft. The proposal will result in the demolition of the existing 1,389 sq. ft. one-story home built in 1948, which is not listed on the Historical Building Study List. The existing driveway will be shifted towards the south, widened by two feet, and will not result in the loss of on-street parking.  The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

3264 Adams Street Notice

3264 Adams Street Plans

 

PLN15-0083 2615 Buena Vista Avenue (Action Date 4-14-15)

 

The project consists of an approximately 235 sq. ft. second-story addition above an existing attached garage. The project also consists of the conversion of 86 sq. ft. of the existing garage as part of the ground floor living area. The project will result in the addition and replacement of 15 windows and 2 doors on the front and west elevations. The project is located within an R-2 (Two Family Residential) zoning district. The residence is listed on the Historical Building Study List.  Because the proposal includes additions and modifications to the existing single-family dwelling, which is located 3 feet from the west (left) property line, where a minimum five-foot setback is required, a finding must be made pursuant to AMC 30-5.7 (k) & (l), that no adverse effects such as shading, or view blockage would occur on an adjoining property.

2615 Buena Vista Avenue Notice

2615 Buena Vista Avenue Plans

2615 Buena Vista Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0114 1825 Elm Street (Action Date 4-14-15)

 

The project consists of: the demolition of both a 252 square foot accessory structure and a 114.45 square foot portion at the rear of the main house; the construction of a 495 square foot one-story addition at the rear of the main structure; and the construction of a 244 square foot deck with a finished floor of 2’8” above grade.  The net increase in habitable space will be 380 square feet. The property is located in the R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) Zoning District.

1825 Elm Street Notice 

1825 Elm Street Plans

1825 Elm Street Approval

 

PLN15-0115 3260 Garfield Avenue (Action Date 4-14-15)

 

The project consists of adding a bay projection on the front elevation of a single-family bungalow.  The projection will use siding and trim materials that match the original materials, and the existing windows will be reused on the bay projection.  The project is located within an R-1 (One Family Residential) zoning district.

3260 Garfield Avenue Notice 

3260 Garfield Avenue Plans

3260 Garfield Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0107 209 Haight Avenue (Action Date Pending)    

 

The project consists of constructing a 265 square foot one-story addition to the rear of the main structure, and a 243.75 square foot deck with an overhead trellis.  The proposed addition will have one (1) new window and one (1) new pair of French Doors on the left/West elevation; and two (2) new windows, one (1) new pair of French Doors and one (1) new sliding patio door on the rear/North elevation.  The property is located in the R-1 (One-Family Residence) Zoning District.

209 Haight Avenue Notice

209 Haight Avenue Plans

 

PLN15-0106 1045 Island Drive (Action Date 4-14-15)      

 

The project consists of interior remodeling and a front entry way enclosure on the west elevation that will result in a 20 sq. ft. addition. The modifications will result in the replacement of one (1) door and one (1) window on the front (south) elevation with two windows. Three (3) windows and one (1) door on the east elevation will be replaced. The project also will add two (2) new windows and relocate one (1) door at the front entrance on the west elevation. The project is located within an R-1-A-PD (One-Family Residential – Agricultural - Planned Development) zoning district.

1045 Island Drive Notice

1045 Island Drive Plans

1045 Island Drive Approval

 

PLN15-0069 130 Maitland Drive (Action Date 4-14-15)

 

The project consists of the demolition of a 533 square foot detached garage built before 1942 and the construction of a 671 square foot one-story addition at the rear of the main structure.  The addition will have four (4) new windows on the left/East elevation, two (2) new windows on the rear/South elevation and one (1) new window on the right/West elevation.  The site will be served by two (2) tandem off-street parking spaces located at the rear of the property.  The property is located in the R-1 (One-Family Residence) Zoning District.

130 Maitland Drive Notice

130 Maitland Drive Plans

130 Maitland Drive Approval

 

PLN15-0134 1567 Pacific Avenue (Action Date 4-14-15)

 

The project consists of the construction of a new approximately 193 sq. ft. second-story deck located at the rear of an existing single-family residence. The project is located within an R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) zoning district.

1567 Pacific Avenue Notice

1567 Pacific Avenue Plans

1567 Pacific Avenue Approval

 

PLN15-0156 1220 Harbor Bay Parkway (APN: 074-1361-008 and 074-1339-016) (Action Date 4-21-15) 

 

The project involves ancillary structures on the Oakland Raiders athletic campus, including construction of a new 18,200 square-foot training facility and replacement of an existing 900 square-foot maintenance workshop.  The single-story training facility will be 25 feet in height and clad in prefabricated metal panels.  The new 1,800 square-foot workshop will be a prefabricated single-story structure approximately 12 feet in height.  Both buildings will be screened from public view by existing trees and privacy fences around the site.  The project is located within a CM-PD (Commercial Manufacturing Planned Development) zoning district.

1220 Harbor Bay Parkway Notice

1220 Harbor Bay Parkway Plans

 

PLN15-0122 3224 Briggs Avenue (Action Date 4-28-15) 

 

The project consists of an attic conversion of approximately 683 sq. ft. to habitable space within an existing single family residence. The proposal also includes the expansion of a second-story deck located at the rear of the home. Modifications to the floor plans of the home will result in the replacement of ten (10) windows, one (1) door and and addition of three (3) new windows. The project is located within an R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) zoning district.

3224 Briggs Avenue Notice

3224 Briggs Avenue Plans

 

PLN15-0153 1188 Regent Street (Action Date 4-28-15)

 

The project consists of repair of fire damage at the rear of the house, including conversion of a sunroom to a bedroom and the addition of a 12 square-foot deck. The project is located within the R-4 (Neighborhood Residential) zoning district. As allowed by the Alameda Municipal Code, the repair work will continue the existing legal nonconforming setback of 1’9” in order to achieve a uniform design and compatibility with the existing structure. 

1188 Regent Street Notice

1188 Regent Street Plans

 

PLN15-0121 500 Wind River Way (Action Date 4-28-15)

 

The project consists of the construction of a new approximately 685 sq. ft. equipment enclosure at the south elevation of an existing office building. The project is located within an C-M-PD (Commercial Manufacturing – Planned Development) zoning district.

500 Wind River Way Notice 

500 Wind River Way Plans