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:  11/25/09

                                     

                                                                                   Special Meeting

 

DECEMBER 3, 2009

 

AGENDA

 

Notice is hereby given that the City of Carpinteria’s Architectural Review Board will hold a special public meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 3, 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:  Peoples’ Self-Help Housing Corporation                Planner:  Steve Goggia

Project Number:  09-1527-DP/CDP/LLA:      Dahlia Court Expansion

Project Location:  1300 Dahlia Court

Zoning:  Planned Residential Development (PRD 20)

 

           Hearing on the request of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing Corporation to consider an in progress preliminary review of a proposal to construct 33 new apartments and a 4,347 square foot community center adjacent to the existing Dahlia Court Apartments.  There would be 19 new 2-bedroom units and 14 new 3-bedroom units.  The community center would include a multi-purpose room, kitchen, reception area, two offices, two classrooms, health center, restrooms, laundry room, storage and mechanical rooms to be shared by Dahlia Court residents.  The approximately two-acre site is zoned Planned Residential Development (PRD 20) and shown as APNs 003-590-051 and-042.

 

2)      Applicant:  Robert Durtche                                                       Planner:  Nick Bobroff

         Agent:  Barry Horwitz

Project Number:  09-1524-DP/CUP/CDP

Project Location:  4791 Seventh Street

Zoning:  Planned Residential Development (PRD-20)

 

           Hearing on the request of Barry Horwitz, agent for Robert Durtche to consider Case No. 09-1524-DP/CUP/CDP for preliminary review of a request to remodel the existing single family residence and construct first and second-floor additions totaling 1,619 square feet.  The new total square footage of the residence would increase to 2,655 square feet and the maximum height of the residence would increase to approximately 25 feet six inches.  The proposed Conditional Use Permit would allow the new ground floor addition to encroach into the required street-side yard setback one foot six inches, matching the existing legal non-conforming street-side yard setback.

 

E.        OTHER BUSINESS

 

F.         CONSENT CALENDAR

 

Action minutes of the Architectural Review Board meeting held November 12, 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 DECEMBER 17, 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