PLANNING COMMISSION MINUTES

Date of Meeting: Tuesday, June 13, 2006

Time of Meeting: 5:15 p.m.

Place of Meeting: City Council Chambers

555 Washington Street

Red Bluff, CA

Commissioners Present: Doug Dale

James Brink

Greg Latourell

Andrew Christ

Jack Winter

Commissioners Absent: None


Staff Present: Charlie Mullen, Planning Director

Scot Timboe, Planner

Gerry Gray, Fire Chief

Cheryl Smith, Deputy City Clerk



The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Charlie Mullen at the request of Chairperson Brink and the assemblage joined in.


A. CITIZEN’S COMMENT:


There were no comments.



B. CONSENT CALENDAR:

1. APPROVAL OF MINUTES

May 9, 2006

M/S/C Latourell, Winter to approve the minutes of May 9, 2006 as written.

AYES: Commissioners: Brink, Christ, Dale, Latourell and Winter

NOES: None

ABSENT OR NOT VOTING: None

C. CURRENT BUSINESS:

1. PUBLIC HEARING TO CONSIDER; ANNEXATION NO. 06-001 (CC RES. 42-2006); PREZONE/REZONE NO. 199 (ORD. 971) FOR R-1 SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL, AND TTM 06-1007 (CC RES. 43-2006); MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION; PLANNING COMMISSION RESOLUTION NO. 06-008; APN: 31-210-35; SPRINGTIME LN./ALOHA ST.; GREY & SNOW (OWNER)

Scot Timboe, Planner, reviewed the staff report and gave staff’s recommendation that the Planning Commission:

1. Conduct the Public Hearing.

2. Consider all public testimony and all other information relating to this project submitted to the Commission.

3. Adopt Resolution No. 06-008, recommending to the City Council approval of Annexation No. 06-001, Prezone/Rezone No. 199; Rezoning of the Zoning Map (Ordinance No. 971), Tentative Tract Map; TTM-06-1007.

Chairperson Brink opened the Public Hearing and received no comments.

Commissioner Dale requested clarification on underground water retention ponds and if one would be needed on this project.

It was explained that no additional water retention was needed for this project.

Chairperson Brink questioned if the Fire Department was satisfied with the width of roads in the proposed project.

Fire Chief Gerry Gray stated that the Fire Department was satisfied with the project.

Commissioner Latourell questioned if there was a transition to the original phase of the project.

Charlie Mullen, Planning Director, explained that the original project had parking on only one side of the street and that staff was promoting parking on both sides of the street in this portion of the project.

Commissioner Latourell questioned if the minimum ratios to turn the fire engine around.

Chief Gray stated it was 50 foot from curb to curb.


M/S/C Winter, Dale to adopt Resolution No. 06-008, recommending to the City Council approval of Annexation No. 06-001, Prezone/Rezone No. 199; Rezoning of the Zoning Map (Ordinance No. 971), Tentative Tract Map; TTM-06-1007.



AYES: Commissioners: Brink, Christ, Dale, Latourell and Winter

NOES: None

ABSENT OR NOT VOTING: None


D. STAFF ITEMS/REPORTS:

Charlie Mullen, Planning Director, reported that at this time there was one subdivision project at the end of Washington Street for the meeting of June 27, 2006.

Commissioner Dale asked if staff would be bringing an update on the Crystal Apartments code enforcement issue to the Commission.

Mr. Mullen stated that he would ask the Building Director/Official to bring an update to a future meeting, but stated that it was his understanding that the owner had followed through with the schedule set by the Building Department for repairs.


E. ADJOURNMENT:

There being no further business the meeting is adjourned until June 27, 2006 at 5:15 p.m., City Council Chambers, City Hall.

Respectfully submitted,

s/b Charlie Mullen

Planning Director