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Zoning Applications in Appeal Period
LAST UPDATED 03-09-2020

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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Description

Assigned Planner

Date Appeal Period Expires

ZP2019-0185        1132 Amador  135 SF addition to existing SFR, above 14'.
Allison Riemer 03-30-20
ZP2018-0153   1533 Beverly  Major residential addition over 14' in average height with the addition of a 5th bedroom Allison Riemer 03-12-20
ZP2019-0112        1440 Bonita  Construct a two-story 592 sq. ft. addition over 14' in average height.
Annelise Dohrer 03-26-20
 ZP2019-0166   2565 Buena Vista Excavate existing basement within non-conforming rear and side setbacks to create code compliant rooms, and replace rear patio door located within a non-conforming setback on a lot that is NC to lot coverage Vicky Schlepp 03-11-20
ZP2019-0076   1237.5 Carrison Renovate and expand existing rear dwelling unit: raise building 2 ft. 9 in. for an 832 sf. addition above 14 ft. in average height. Annelise Dohrer 03-10-20
 ZP2018-0236   0 Euclid New 50' high monopine wireless facility with related equipment Layal Nawfal 07-17-19
ZP2019-0198        1484 Grizzly Peak  376 sq. ft. addition to crawlspace below the attached garage within the existing non-conforming front setback, addition of a fifth bedroom, and addition of an unenclosed hot tub.
Allison Riemer 03-24-20
ZP2019-0147   1397 La Loma To enlarge an existing 1,423 sq. ft. single-family residence on a 10,080 sq. ft. lot by adding 64 sq. ft. within a non-conforming yard. Annelise Dohrer 03-26-20
ZP2019-0200   1660 Lincoln Legalize the conversion of a garage into an accessory building, and add a fifth bedroom to the parcel. Analisa Garcia 03-12-20
ZP2020-0008   11 Maryland Addition of a fence next to the retaining wall along the Maryland Avenue side of the property with a maximum height of 7 feet.
Analisa Garcia 03-26-20
 ZP2019-0143   74 Oak Ridge  Demolition of an existing deck and construction of an enlarged deck in the rear yard that is over 14' in height. Vicky Schlepp 03-19-20
ZP2019-0139   1231 Ordway Lift an existing duplex by 34" to convert 1,715 sq. ft. of finished ground level basement to habitable space; eliminate a dwelling unit to restore back to a single-family residence and; extend existing stairs within a non-conforming front yard. Nilu Karimzadegan 03-17-20
ZP2018-0174   1346 Ordway  Administrative Use Permit #ZP2018-0174 for additions on an approximately 4,480 sq. ft. lot with an existing one-story approximately 1,152 sq. ft. single family dwelling. The scope of work includes: 1) legalize a 9 ft. tall wood fence and 14 ft. tall hedge within north and south side setbacks; 2) legalize a 128 sq. ft., 12 ft. 2 in. tall habitable accessory building within the required side and rear setbacks; 3) legalize an approximately 9 ft. tall, 5 ft. X 21 ft. trellis located at 3 in. from the south side property line; 4) locate the off-street parking space within the front yard; and 5) eliminate the required 2 ft. landscaped strip that separates the uncovered off-street parking space from the adjacent property line.
Nilu Karimzadegan 03-17-20
ZP2019-0029   1919 Oregon Create 2 new dwellings (one in existing front dwelling, one du in new rear building), construct a residential addition to front dwelling. Layal Nawfal 03-16-20
ZP2019-0176   1315 Peralta Demolish garage and establish 1-car unenclosed parking space in side/front yard. Vicky Schlepp 03-17-20
ZP2019-0130   2418 Sacramento To 1) raise a single family residence by 3 ft. 1 in.; 2) create a new garage and new curb cut; 3) create a new ADU. Annelise Dohrer 03-18-20
ZP2019-0072   2421 Seventh To add a third story 1,125 sq. ft. addition (over 28') to an existing two-story single family residence and to vertically extend an existing non-conforming front yard setback. Annelise Dohrer 03-12-20
DRSL2020-0004   2920 Seventh Addition of new accessible exterior door in response to fire department inspection. Anne Burns 03-16-20
ZP2019-0142   1998 Shattuck Addition of new walk up sliding window to the main entrance of the McDonalds facing University Avenue. Additionally, addition of new accessible ramp and landing for the new walk up window. Nicholas Armour 03-26-20
ZP2019-0135   1665 Thousand Oaks Unenclosed hot tub. Analisa Garcia 03-26-20
DRSL2019-0017    1652 University Adding new storefront windows and awnings. Anne Burns 03-12-20

 

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