Fort Lauderdale Planning & Zoning Board October 17, 2007 Page 14
In a roll call vote, the Board approved as follows: Mr. Welch – yes; Ms. Graham – yes; Ms. Golub – yes; Ms. Adams – yes; Mr. Glassman – yes; Ms. Maus – yes; Ms. Freeman
yes; Mr. Curtis – yes. (Motion passed 8-0).
Florida Sunrise Propco, LLC / Sunrise Lane Parking Facility
Site Plan Level IV / Proposed Parking Facility & Retail / Sunrise Lane District (SLA)
Lots 1,2,3,4,5,12,13,14,15, and 25 in Block 1, Atlantic Beach Development, as recorded in P.B. 27, P. 1 of the Public Records of Broward County, Florida
917 Sunrise Lane
South of Sunrise Boulevard, North of NE 9 Street, East of Breakers Avenue, West of Sunrise Lane
Ms. Freeman requested that the Board hear items 5 and 6 together as they are related. Ms. Miller advised both items can be heard together.
Board members disclosed communications they had regarding this item.
Ms. Miller swore in those who would be testifying.
Barbara Hall, attorney with Greenberg Traurig, representing the property owner, introduced herself and Glenn Alba.
Glenn Alba, of the Blackstone Group, property owners, introduced himself and gave a brief overview of the Blackstone Group’s proposed improvements to various hotel properties in the City.
Ms. Hall gave a PowerPoint presentation illustrating the site plan and summarized the application as follows: The current parking facility is not adequate and needs to be demolished in order for the hotel to be renovated. The new parking facility will provide 289 spaces. The facility will be 200’ long and will have 45 ground level parking spaces along Sunrise Boulevard. New landscaping will be installed along street frontages and improvements will be made along Breakers Avenue. The new enclosed parking garage will include windows and other elements to present a village-like setting along Sunrise