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Zoning Applications in Appeal Period
LAST UPDATED 08-04-2020

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

ZP2018-0153   1533 Beverly  Major residential addition over 14' in average height with the addition of a 5th bedroom Allison Riemer 03-12-20
ZP2020-0059   2319 California To install an unenclosed hot pool at the rear of an existing single-family dwelling Analisa Garcia 08-04-20
ZP2020-0031   1451 Catherine Alteration of a portion of the dwelling in the non-conforming rear setback to add a door to the rear yard. Allison Riemer 08-24-20
ZP2020-0062   800 Dwight To demolish Building 48, an 8,000-square foot Communications and Administration facility on the west side of campus Leslie Mendez 08-20-20
ZP2020-0035   118 El Camino Real 523 square- foot residential addition and deck at the rear of the dwelling, over 14' average height and over 20' in maximum height, located in the R-1H district. Ashley James 08-13-20
 ZP2018-0236   0 Euclid New 50' high monopine wireless facility with related equipment Layal Nawfal 07-17-19
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
ZP2019-0111   1449 Grizzly Peak Appeal of AUP #ZP2019-0111 to construct an approximately 500 square foot second and third story additions. Ashley James 04-28-20
ZP2020-0003   28 Hillcrest To provide one off-street, uncovered parking space in the required front yard. Nilu Karimzadegan 08-25-20
ZP2019-0163   12 Indian Rock Path Create a roof deck over 14' in height. Alison Lenci 07-14-20
ZP2018-0174   1346 Ordway Add 2" trellis on top of 6' fence. Nilu Karimzadegan 06-30-20
ZP2020-0021   1231 Oxford Addition of fifth bedroom to a 5,378 sq. ft. lot that contains two dwellings. Nilu Karimzadegan 08-25-20
ZP2019-0209   2750-52 Prince Major residential addition above 14 ft. in average height to add a new second floor to the main dwelling within the existing non-conforming front setback, alterations within the non-conforming rear setback, addition of a fifth bedroom, and a variance for 1 parking space, on a lot that is non-conforming for lot coverage. Ashley James 08-18-20
ZP2020-0056   979 Regal To install an unenclosed hot tub on top of an existing patio at the rear of a 1,525 sq. ft. single family dwelling on a 7,747 sq. ft. residential parcel Analisa Garcia 08-04-20
ZP2016-0014   2720 San Pablo Mixed-use development  Layal Nawfal 08-18-20
ZP2020-0037   3015 San Pablo New Bank use in a vacant 2,190 square foot tenant space on the ground floor. Nick Armour 08-12-20
ZP2019-0077   1201 Second Modification of Use Permit ZP1612 to increase the maximum daily tonnage from 560 to 620 tons per day, and adjust the operating hours from Monday-Friday 5 AM- 9:30 PM, Saturday-Sunday 6 AM to 4:30 PM to Monday-Friday 4 AM- to 9:30 PM, Saturday-Sunday 3 AM-4:30 PM. Public access hours would remain 8 AM-4:30 PM Monday-Sunday. Leslie Mendez 08-18-20
ZP2019-0060   2012 Shattuck Adding use of distilled alcoholic beverages to an already established full restaurant with  beer and wine Nick Armour 08-18-20
ZP2019-0070   2650 Telegraph 5 story mixed use Density Bonus project, 45 dwelling units with ground floor lobbies and commercial space. Ashley James 04-28-20
ZP2019-0210   2870 Webster To alter an existing three-story single family dwelling on a 4,935 sq. ft. residential parcel by constructing a 115 sq. ft. addition on the third floor. Vicky Schlepp 05-21-20


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