Planning Commission Meeting: March 20, 2014
7:00 pm Fairfax Women’s Club
Fairfax Women's Club - 46 Park Road, Fairfax 94930
7:00 PM, THURSDAY MARCH 20, 2014
FAIRFAX WOMEN’S CLUB, 46 PARK ROAD, FAIRFAX, CA
CALL TO ORDER
APPROVAL OF AGENDA
The Chair shall maintain order at the meetings in accordance with Robert’s Rules of Order and the Commission has the responsibility to be a model of respectful behavior in order to encourage community participation and citizen input at Commission meetings. The Commission and the audience are expected to refrain from using profane language and/or ridiculing the character or motive of Commission members, staff, or members of the public and to maintain the standards of tolerance and civility.
PUBLIC COMMENTS ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS
Anyone wishing to address the Commission on matters not on the agenda, but within the jurisdiction of the Commission, may do so now. Please state the matter on which you wish to speak. Matters not appearing on the Commission’s agenda will not receive action at this meeting but may be referred to staff for a future meeting. Presentations will be limited to three minutes, or as otherwise established by the Commission Chair. Persons are not required to give their name or address, but it is helpful for speakers to state their name for the record and whether or not they are a Fairfax Resident in order that the Secretary may identify them.
- 7 Vista Way; Application # 14-09
Request for a Use Permit and Combined Side Setback Variance to construct a 378 square foot family room addition underneath the existing 1,679 square foot single-family residence; Residential Single-family RS 7.5 Zone; Assessor’s Parcel No. 001-261-16; Rick Block, applicant; Rick Block and Ray Bakowski, owners; CEQA categorically exempt, § 15301(e)(1) and 15305(a).
- 292 Forrest Avenue; Application # 14-04
Request for a Use Permit to remodel an existing single-family residence, increasing the height of the roofline/ceiling in the area of the kitchen to conform to the Building Code and adding a second bathroom; Residential Single-family RS 6 Zone District; Assessor’s Parcel No. 002-105-14; Robert Cabrera, applicant/owner; Charles Huddleston, Designer; CEQA categorically exempt, § 15301(a).
- 70 Meernaa Avenue; Application # 14-12
Recommended for Continuance – Request for a Use Permit and Variances to remodel and construct a 393 square foot, second story master bedroom, bath, covered balcony addition onto an existing single-family residence increasing the residence square footage from 1,167 square feet to 1,480 square feet on this 3,651 square foot site; Residential RD 5.5-7 Zone; Assessor’s Parcel No. 002-082-02; Richard Rushton, Rushton Chartock Architects, applicant; Jeffrey Morley, owner; CEQA categorically exempt, §§ 15301(a), (e)(1) and 15305(a).
PUBLIC HEARING ITEMS
- 760 Center Blvd.; Application # 14-06
Continued consideration of a request for a Use Permit and Design Review to demolish the existing 200 square foot kiosk and two drive-up window coffee cart enclosure to construct a 320 square foot, 4 window, drive-up structure with a 160 square foot canopy and 350 square foot trellis structure above a 500 square foot, landscaped, outdoor seating area with fixed benches and countertops; Highway Commercial CH Zone District; Assessor’s Parcel No. 002-131-13; Rich Dowd, applicant/architect; Rich Hall, owner; CEQA categorically exempt, § 15303(c).
- 1912 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard; Application # 14-10
Request for a Use Permit to have an outdoor eating area at the rear of an existing restaurant; Central Commercial CC Zone; Assessor’s Parcel No. 001-223-12; Paul Surinder, applicant; Charles Peri, property owner; CEQA categorically exempt, § 15301(a).
- 127 Dominga Avenue; Application # 14-11
Request for a Use Permit and Side Setback Variances to raise the existing single-family residence up 2.5 feet in height to convert 360 square feet of the basement area to a family room with a full bathroom and laundry room resulting in a 1,328 square foot residence on a 3,700 square foot site; Residential RD 5.5-7 Zone; Assessor’s Parcel No. 002-025-06; David Grabham, applicant; Krishna Tyner, owner; CEQA categorically exempt, §§ 15301(a), (e)(1) and 15305(a).
- 305 Scenic Road; Application # 14-13
Request for a modification of a previously approved Hill Area Residential Development and Excavation permits and for a new accessory structure Height Variance to legalize unpermitted arbor structures and landscaping improvements; Residential Single-family RS 6 Zone; Assessor’s Parcel No. 001-052-07; Michael and Marjorie McLennan, applicant/owners; CEQA categorically exempt, §§ 15303(e) and 15304(b).
- Minutes from the February 20, 2014 meeting
- Review and Ranking of the updated General Plan Matrix for Planning Commission responsibilities
PLANNING DIRECTOR’S REPORT