CITY OF CARPINTERIA

 

ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD

 

Bill Araluce, Chair

Scott Ellinwood

Richard E. Johnson

Wade Nomura

Jim Reginato, Vice-Chair

 

City Council Chambers

           5775 Carpinteria Avenue

           Carpinteria, CA 93013

                       Time:  5:30 p.m.

           Agenda Posted:  7/9/09

 

JULY 16, 2009

 

AGENDA

 

Notice is hereby given that the City of Carpinteria’s Architectural Review Board will hold a regular public meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 16, 2009 in the Council Chambers at City Hall in Carpinteria, California.

 

A.       CALL TO ORDER

 

B.                                    ROLL CALL

 

C.        PRESENTATIONS BY CITIZENS

 

This is a time for public comments on matters not otherwise on the agenda but within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Architectural Review Board.  Comments shall be limited to 15 minutes, divided among those persons desiring to speak, but no person shall speak longer than five minutes.  Persons wishing to speak on a specific item will be recognized at the time the agenda item is considered.

 

The City is not responsible for the content of statements made during the public comment period, or the factual accuracy of any such statements.

 

D.        PROJECT REVIEW

 

If you have questions regarding any project listed below, please contact the Community Development Department at (805) 684-5405, ext. 410.

 

            Review Procedure

a.  Disclosure of ex parte communications

b.  Staff presentation

c.  Applicant presentation

d.  Public comment

e.  Review by ARB

f.  Recommendation by ARB

 

 

1)      Applicant:  Andrew Powell                                                                   Planner:  Steve Goggia

Project Number:  09-1507-DP/CDP

Project Location:  4415 Carpinteria Avenue

Zoning:  Commercial Planned Development with a Residential Overlay (CPD/R)

 

Hearing on the request of Andrew Powell to consider Case No. 09-1507-DP/CDP for final review of a proposal to allow improvements to the property (i.e. landscaping, fencing, driveway, off street parking and painting) associated with the change of use of the property from residential to commercial office (Powell Electric).  The existing 720 square foot residence to be converted to a commercial office would not be increased in size.  The subject property is zoned Commercial Planned Development with a Residential Overlay (CPD/R) and has a land use designation of General Commercial (GC).

 

2)      Applicant:  Charlie Ebeling, Public Works Director                              Planner:  Nick Bobroff

Project Number:  07-1385-CUP/CDP, Eighth Street Bridge Project

Project Location:  The terminus of Eighth Street and Calle Ocho at Carpinteria Creek

 

Plans Set Click Here

 

Hearing on the request of Charlie Ebeling, Public Works Director for the City of Carpinteria to consider final review of a request for a Conditional Use Permit and Coastal Development Permit to replace the existing Eighth Street Pedestrian Bridge with a new 165-foot steel arch style pedestrian bridge.  The new bridge would be situated along the same approximate alignment as the existing bridge.  The arches would be anchored into the abutments at the top of the creek banks and would provide support for the bridge deck.  Total vertical rise of the arches as measured from the top of the bridge deck to the mid-span would be approximately 17 feet.  The bridge would a have a clear deck width of five feet six inches and a railing height of 42 inches.

 

E.        OTHER BUSINESS

 

F.         CONSENT CALENDAR

 

Action minutes of the Architectural Review Board meeting held June 25, 2009.

 

G.        MATTERS REFERRED BY THE PLANNING COMMISSION/CITY COUNCIL

 

H.        MATTERS PRESENTED BY STAFF

 

I.          MATTERS PRESENTED BY BOARDMEMBERS

 

J.         ATTENDANCE OF BOARDMEMBERS FOR THE NEXT MEETING

 

K.        ADJOURNMENT

 

NEXT REGULAR ARB MEETING JULY 30, 2009

 

NOTES:  For those projects that do not require Planning Commission approval, recommendations for preliminary approval by the Architectural Review Board will be forwarded to the Community Development Director for a decision.  Those Community Development Director decisions that are appealable pursuant to CMC §14.12.020(2) may be appealed to the Planning Commission.  Appeals must be filed with the City Clerk within 10 calendar days of the Director’s action.

 

If you challenge any of the Director’s decisions related to the agenda items above, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice or in written correspondence, prior to the public meeting.

 

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact Lorena Esparza in the Community Development Department by email at lorenae@ci.carpinteria.ca.us or by phone at (805) 684-5405, extension 410.  Notification 72 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to this meeting. 28 CFR 35.102-35.104 ADA Title II