Pursuant to Section 16.05 of the Municipal Code, Site Plan Review findings for projects which create 50 or more dwelling units, for the proposed demolition of approximately 56,126 square feet of existing office, studio and accessory structures and construction of a five story approximately 65 foot tall mixed use building. The project would include 221 residential condominium units and 40,000 square feet of commercial space, providing 354 resident parking spaces, 44 resident guest parking spaces and 160 commercial parking spaces for a total of 558 parking spaces on an approximately 2.28 acre site. (Note: Tentative Tract Map No. 62378 for subdivision purposes has been filed and will require a separate public notice and hearing before the Advisory Agency at a later date.)
La Brea Gateway LLC, J. David Martin
STAFF RECOMMENDS APPROVAL OF THE GENERAL PLAN AMENDMENT TO NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL; APPROVAL OF THE ZONE CHANGE TO [T][Q] RAS 4-1, AND APPROVAL OF THE ZONE VARIANCE AND SITE PLAN REVIEW, SUBJECT TO CONDITIONS OF APPROVAL. Jon Foreman, (213) 978-1171.
AFTER 10:30 A.M.
CPC-2005-5596-GPA-ZC CEQA: ENV-2005-5597-MND Plan: Wilshire
Council District: 10 Location: 5211 W. Venice Blvd
(and add area) Expiration Date: 12/07/06 Appeal Status: ZC appealable, if disapproved, by applicant only, to City Council
Public Hearing completed on August 18, 2006.
5211 W. Venice Boulevard and ADD AREA: Pursuant to Section 11.5.6 of the Municipal Code, a General Plan Amendment (Periodic Plan Review for Window No. 162, Geographic Area 2) to the Wilshire Community Plan from Low Medium II and Medium Density Residential to Neighborhood Commercial.
5211 W. Venice Boulevard: Pursuant to Section 12.32 of the Municipal Code, a Zone Change from RD2-1-O
(Restricted Density Multiple Dwelling Zone) and R3-1-O (Multiple Dwelling Zone) to C2-1-O (Commercial Zone) for the proposed demolition of a 476 square foot building and Change of Use of a 2,972 square foot building from a private school to an electrical lighting repair business, providing 20 parking spaces on an approximately 17,685 square foot site. Only administrative office uses, and outside storage of equipment and supplies will take place on site, all repair workwill occur at off site locations.
CITY PLANNING COMMISSION
NOVEMBER 9, 2006