LEMOORE PLANNING COMMISSION
LEMOORE CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS - 429 "C" STREET

APRIL 23, 2012

REGULAR MEETING . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7:00 p.m.

AGENDA

1. Pledge of Allegiance and Roll Call

If you wish to comment on an item, which is not on the agenda, you may do so under "Public Comment.” In order to allow time for all public comments, each individual’s comments are limited to five minutes. When addressing the Commission, you are requested to come forward to the speaker's microphone, state your name and address, and then proceed with your presentation.

2. Public Comments and Inquiries

3. Approval of February 13, 2012 Meeting Minutes

4. Continuation of Boundary Line Adjustment #2012-01 and Categorical Exemption #2012-02 by Wathen Castanos Homes and Ila Wilson between Assessor Parcels #023-020-002, #023-610-043, and #023-610-064 located on the north east corner of Smith Avenue and Seina Way, including parcels adjacent and withitn the East Village Subdivision, Tract 791. (Exhibits)

  1. Staff Report
  2. Discussion and Decision of Revised Planning Commission Resolution #2012-05 approving Categorical Exemption #2012-02 and Boundary Line Adjustment #2012-01.

5. Site Plan Review #2012-01 and Variance #2012-01 by Anthony C. Pings and Associates representing the Billingsley Brothers Property, LLC. to construct a 3,180 square foot commercial building on the Southeast corner of Lemoore and Magnolia Avenues to potentially support two (2) businesses.

  1. Staff Report
  2. Public Hearing - Variance
  3. Discussion and Decision on Planning Commission Resolution #2012-07 approving Categorical Exemption #2012-04, Variance #2012-01 and Site Plan Review #2012-01.

6. Site Plan Review #2012-02 /Zone Change #2012-02/Special Zoning Exemption #2012-01/ Conditional Use Permit #2012-01/ Negative Declaration #2012-03 applications by Montrio Captial Partners to change the Zone District of 11.05 acres located north of the railroad tracks, south of vacant property, east of Highway 41 and west of 19 ˝ Avenue from CH (Highway Commercial) to PO (Professional Office) to conform to the General Plan Designation of Professional Office and build a 184 unit gated multi-family apartment community in two phases. The proposed Special Zoning application would allow for a zone change to RM-2.5 (Multi-family up to one (1) unit per 2,500 square feet of area) once project is built as approved.

  1. Staff Report
  2. Public Hearing begins with intent to continue
  3. Discussion by Planning Commissioners on initial project overview items

7. Planning Director’s Report – Activity Update

-Update on Planners Institute by Commissioners
-Update on National American Planners Association conference

8. Commission's Report and Request for Information

9. Adjournment

All staff reports are available for public review on the City's website http://www.lemoore.com/planning/plan_com.htm

Anticipated Future Agenda Items -

-Continue public hearing, discussion and decision on Site Plan Review #2012-02 /Zone Change #2012-02/Special Zoning Exemption #2012-01/Conditional Use Permit #2012-01/ applications by Montrio Captial Partners for 184 unit gated multi-family apartment community
-General Plan & Zoning Amendment to a portion of Tract 845 - Victory Village subdivision by Pharris Lemoore LLC
-General Plan Conformity of Bush Street Abandonment West of Marsh Drive by Pharris Lemoore LLC related to Victory Village

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Any writings or documents provided to a majority of the Planning Commission regarding any item on this agenda will be made available for public inspection at the City Clerks Counter at City Hall located at 119 Fox Street, Lemoore, CA., during normal business hours. In addition, such documents will be posted on the City's website at www.lemoore.com.

CERTIFICATION OF POSTING

I, Rachel Bridges, Planning Technician for the City of Lemoore, do hereby declare that the foregoing agenda for the regular meeting of the Lemoore Planning Commission on Monday, April 23, 2012 was posted on the outside of the bulletin board located at 119 Fox Street on April 13, 2012 before 5:00 p.m.