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Zoning Applications in Appeal Period
LAST UPDATED 10-22-2020

Projects listed below have been acted on by the Zoning Adjustments Board or the Zoning Officer.

  • Staff has issued a Notice of Decision announcing the action, appeal deadline and appeal instructions.
  • Decisions on Zoning Applications may be appealed:
    • Zoning Officer decisions are appealed to ZAB
    • ZAB decisions are appealed to City Council
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Date Appeal Period Expires

ZP2019-0212   1850 Arch Interior renovation to improve unit layouts, update building systems, add 13 bedrooms. Ashley James 10-13-20
ZP2019-0213   1862 Arch Interior renovation to improve unit layouts, update building systems and add 7 bedrooms Ashley James 10-13-20
ZP2019-0181   2221 Carleton Raising the existing 1 story single-family home for a 2,341 sq. ft. addition above 14 ft. in average height, including an ADU within the walls of the existing home. Also, add a driveway and one parking space. Ashley James 10-30-20
ZP2020-0050   1031 Cedar Reconfigure front foyer within a non-conforming front setback Vicky Schlepp 11-04-20
ZP2020-0066   6029 Chabolyn Construct a two-story at the rear of an existing SFR, totaling approx. 30 sq. ft. and averaging approx. 19.75 ft. in height, in the R district. Vicky Schlepp 10-20-20
ZP2019-0207   2410 Grant Major residential addition over 14' in height: 1) Move existing building with zero side setback to create a 3' side setback, then build 2nd story 2) vertically extend walls within non-conforming front and right side setback 3) demo and build new garage in new location. Annelise Dohrer 08-24-20
ZP2020-0094   1009 Heinz Install portable classroom in parking lot of existing school for socially distanced learning.  Temporary use. Sharon Gong 11-09-20
ZP2019-0161   2724 Mabel Second story addition (846 SF) to existing house with non-conforming street side setback on parcel over lot coverage. Layal Nawfal 11-03-20
ZP2019-0204   1511 M L King Jr. Third story, 834 square foot addition and interior remodel to existing single family dwelling. Nilu Karimzadegan 11-10-20
ZP2018-0174   1346 Ordway Add 2" trellis on top of 6' fence. Nilu Karimzadegan 06-30-20
ZP2018-0229    0 (2435) San Pablo New mixed-use development with 42 rooms for Group Living Accommodations and approximately 1,000 sf of retail. (2 vacant lots at San Pablo and Dwight, APN 56-1928-19 and APN 56-1928-20). Leslie Mendez 09-15-20
ZP2019-0048   2795 San Pablo .To demolish an exiting single-story dwelling unit and construct a mixed-use development consisting of three stories, five units with 600 square feet of commercial space. Layal Nawfal 11-03-20
ZP2020-0106   89 Southampton 148 sq. ft. covered deck addition to an existing covered deck at the rear of the dwelling with an average height of 16'. Allison Riemer 11-04-20
ZP2019-0172   1920 Vine Addition of 228 sq. ft. living space to the upper unit resulting the average height of over  28 ft. on a lot containing 3 dwelling units, that is over lot coverage and density. Additionally this project includes construction of an accessory structure (3-space off-street parking garage) that is over 10 ft. in average height within rear and side required setbacks, over 24 ft. in length and within 75 ft. of front property line. Layal Nawfal 10-30-20
 ZP2020-0065   1510 Walnut Change of use from retail to pet store with dog grooming. Changes to the interior, but no exterior changes. No animal sales or boarding. Allison Riemer 10-30-20


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