CITY OF CARPINTERIA
David Allen, Vice-Chair
Jane L. Benefield
Glenn La Fevers, Chair
City Council Chamber
Carpinteria, CA 93013
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Agenda Posted: 6/30/11
July 5, 2011
THE PLANNING COMMISSION
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the regular Planning Commission meeting held June 6, 2011.
Casitas Plaza Expansion Project Planner: Steve Goggia
Hearing on the request of Kent Heasley for Albertsons, Inc. to consider case No.
10-1547-CUP/DPR/CDP [application filed October 22, 2010) for a Conditional Use
Permit, Development Plan Revision and Coastal Development Permit under the
provisions of the Commercial Planned Development Zone District to expand the
existing Albertsons grocery store at Casitas Plaza into an adjacent vacant
retail space. The floor area of
Albertsons would increase from 20,062 square feet to 40,290 square feet. New architectural elements would be
integrated into the existing storefront canopy to provide a wind screen while
additionally screening shopping carts, vending machines and outdoor sales
areas. New architectural elements would
also be integrated into other existing storefronts within Casitas Plaza.
The overall sign plan would be modified
and new signs installed. The parking lot
would be improved with a revised parking layout, additional landscape islands,
a lighted pedestrian path and an increase from 431 to 432 spaces. All parking lot lighting would be
replaced. Other improvements include new
planter areas, landscape elements and drainage inserts to implement storm water
Best Management Practices. The hearing
is also to consider the Environmental Impact Report prepared for the project
pursuant to the State Guidelines for Implementation of the California
Environmental Quality Act. The EIR and
all documents referenced therein may be reviewed at the Community Development
Department, 5775 Carpinteria
Avenue, Carpinteria. The EIR is also available for review at the
Carpinteria Branch of the Santa Barbara Public Library, 5141 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria. The
application involves APN 001-070-063, located at1002 - 1114 Casitas Pass Road and 5400 – 5412 Carpinteria Avenue.
1. Disclosure of Ex Parte
2. Staff Presentation
3. Public Hearing
4. Planning Commission Action
PRESENTED BY COMMISSIONERS
a. Distributed Information
Minutes of the Architectural Review Board meeting of June 16, 2011
calendar for the month of July 2011
Development Project Status Report as of June 30, 2011
Permit Report as of June 30, 2011
Regarding the Status of the Lagunitas Mixed Use Project
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to the City Council. Appeals must be filed with the City Clerk within 10
calendar days of the Commission's action. Appeal deadline for items on this
agenda: 5:00 p.m.,
July 15, 2011. The next regular
Planning Commission meeting will be held on Monday, August 1, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber.
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Planning Commission prior to the public hearing.
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