ACTION SUMMARY

COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

COUNTY OF SACRAMENTO

700 H STREET, SUITE 1450

SACRAMENTO, CA 95814

 

MONDAY                                     May 12, 2014                                      5:30 PM

COMMISSIONERS:  KEITH BRAY, ERIC GUERRA (CHAIR), ALLAN HOSHIDA,

              TIMOTHY MURPHY, LUCILLE VAN OMMERING

(All Commissioners were present)

 

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SUMMARY OF RULES OF PROCEDURE

 

AGENDA: The Chairperson may reschedule items on the agenda.  Order of the agenda will be: non-contested matters, contested matters, then staff presentations.

CONDUCT OF HEARINGS: The sequence for a contested matter is: (1) staff report and environmental document discussion; (2) testimony of proponent(s); (3) public testimony; (4) rebuttal by applicant; (5) close of public hearing; (6) Commission discussion and vote.

LIMITED TIME FOR DISCUSSION: A principal proponent will be allowed a 5-minute statement.  Other proponents and opponents are allowed 3-minute statements except that a spokesperson for any group may be allowed 5 minutes.  The principal proponent shall have a 3-minute rebuttal.

VOTING: Any action or recommendation of the Commission requires a majority (3 votes) of the Commission to concur therein.  Any motion for approval or disapproval of a matter which results in a tie vote shall be forwarded to the Board of Supervisors with no recommendation.

ADDRESSING THE COMMISSION: Any person addressing the Commission shall, when recognized by the Chairperson, step to the rostrum and give their name and address.  Statements which lack factual support and repeated or cumulative testimony should be avoided.  Groups of people with similar viewpoints are urged to appoint a spokesperson to represent their views.

EXHIBITS OR DOCUMENTS: Documentary evidence submitted to the Commission becomes the property of the Commission.

CONTINUANCES: The Commission may continue any matter at its discretion.

 

Matters under the jurisdiction of the Commission and not on the posted agenda, may be addressed by the general public following completion of the regular agenda and any off agenda matters before the Commission for consideration.  The Commission limits testimony on matters not on the agenda to three minutes per person and not more than fifteen minutes for a particular subject.

 

COMPLETE RULES OF PROCEDURE

ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE COMMISSION SECRETARY.

 

Meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities.  Requests for interpreting services, assistive listening devices or other considerations should be through the Clerk of the Board's office by calling (916) 874-5411 (voice) and CA Relay Services 711 (for the hearing impaired), no later than five working days prior to the meeting.

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

 

 

CONTESTED

 

 

1.

13-UPP-VAZ-DRS-00170 (NATOMAS / CASTORENA)

USE PERMIT, VARIANCE AND DESIGN REVIEW

 

FNTP INVESTMENT COMPANY - Applicant:  JSJ Electrical Display Corporation - located at 2828 El Centro Road at the corner of West El Camino Avenue and El Centro Road in the Natomas community.  (Continued from April 14, 2014, Item 3)

 

ASSESSOR'S PARCEL NOS.:

225-0220-054 and 055

 

PROJECT NAME:

49er Travel Plaza Sign

 

CPAC RECOMMENDATION:

The Natomas Community Planning Advisory Council (CPAC) met on November 14, 2013 and recommended APPROVAL (4-0) of the proposed project.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DOC.:

Categorical Exemption

 

REQUEST:

A Use Permit to allow a freestanding sign in the Special Sign Corridor of Interstate 80 in the TC (Travel Commercial) zone exceeding the Business Professional (BP) sign standards.  The proposed sign will replace an existing freestanding sign in the same location.

 

A Variance to exceed the 200-square-foot maximum sign area and to exceed the 25-foot maximum height for signs in the Special Sign Corridor.  The proposed sign is 85 feet in height and 500 square feet in size.

 

A Design Review to comply with the commercial and mixed use design guidelines.

 

 

7:20 PM  Board Action: Timothy Murphy/  - Recognized the Categorical Exemption of the environmental document.  Approved the Use Permit and the Variance with the added Finding No. 7 and amended Condition No. 7.  Approved the Design Review.

 

AYES: Keith Bray, Eric Guerra, Allan Hoshida, Timothy Murphy, Lucille van Ommering

NOES: (None)

ABSTAIN: (None)

ABSENT: (None)

 

7:20 PM  Board Action: MOTION FAILED. NO SECOND.

 

 

7:23 PM  Board Action: Lucille van Ommering/ Eric Guerra - Recognized the Categorical Exemption of the environmental document. Approved the Use Permit and the Variance, subject to the findings and amended conditions recommended by staff.  Approved the Design Review.

 

AYES: Eric Guerra, Allan Hoshida, Timothy Murphy, Lucille van Ommering

NOES: Keith Bray

ABSTAIN: (None)

ABSENT: (None)

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

 

2.

PLANNING DIRECTOR'S REPORT

 

7:24 PM  Board Action: No Commission action.

 

 

 

3.

MISCELLANEOUS SCHEDULING MATTERS

 

7:28 PM  Board Action: No Commission action.

 

 

 

4.

PUBLIC COMMENT

 

7:29 PM  Board Action: No public comment.

 

 

 

Adjourned - 7:29 PM

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

KEVIN ROMO, Secretary

County Planning Commission