CITY COUNCIL AGENDA
MEETING – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 2018
100 CIVIC CENTER WAY, CALABASAS
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CLOSED SESSION – CONFERENCE ROOM
– 6:00 P.M.
1. Public Employee Performance
Evaluation Gov. Code §54957
Title: City Manager
Conference with Legal Counsel; Existing Litigation: Gov. Code
§54956.9(d)(1) Zeesman et al vs. State of California et al, Case
3. Conference with Legal Counsel;
Existing Litigation: Gov. Code §54956.9(d)(1) Brown vs. City of
Calabasas et al, Case No. BC 689511
4. Conference with
Legal Counsel; Existing Litigation: Gov. Code §54956.9(d)(1)
Calabasas vs. Hamai, et al; L.A. Superior Court Case No. BS
OPENING MATTERS – 7:00 P.M.
PRESENTATIONS – 7:20 P.M.
ORAL COMMUNICATION – PUBLIC
COMMENT – 7:30 P.M.
CONSENT ITEMS – 7:40 P.M.
1. Approval of meeting minutes from
January 24, 2018
January 24, 2018
2. Approval of Articles of Agreement for
construction of Las Virgenes Creek Restoration Project - Phase
II, Project Spec. No. 17-18-02, to GMZ Engineering, Inc. in the
amount of $1,771,375
Item 2 -
Attachment - Articles of Agreement with GMZ Engineering, Inc.
PUBLIC HEARING 7:50 P.M.
3. Introduction of Ordinance
No. 2018-360 and adoption of Resolution No. 2018-1576,
(1) adopting the final Mitigated Negative Declaration;
and (2) approving File No. 150000964, and application,
inclusive of a Site Plan Review, Conditional Use Permit,
Oak Tree Permit, Zone Change, General Plan Land Use
Amendment and Lot Merger to demolish an existing
two-story office complex and re-develop the site with a
48,154 square-foot mixed-use project. The proposed
mixed-use project includes 42 residential units (age
restricted for 55 years old and greater) located in a
46,563 square-foot four-story building and
commercial/retail uses in a 1,591 square-foot one-story
building. The applicant is requesting to change the
General Plan land use designation from
Business-Professional Office (B-PO) to Mixed Use 0.95
(MU 0.95) and the zoning designation from Commercial
Office (CO) to Commercial Mixed Use (CMU). The project
includes five (5) affordable housing units on-site,
designated for very low income seniors (55+). The
applicant is requesting a height concession and a
density bonus for providing more than 10% very low
income units. The subject site is located at 23480 Park
Sorrento (APN: 2068-005-012 and 2068-005-011), within
the Commercial Office Zoning District.
Planning Commission recommended approval of the project
and adoption of the Final Initial Study and Mitigated
Negative Declaration at a public hearing held on January
Attachment A - City Council Resolution No. 2018-1576
Attachment B - City Council Ordinance No. 2018-360
Attachment C - Planning Commission Resolution No. 2018-660
Attachment D - Planning Commission Staff Report and Associated
Attachment E - Powerpoint Presentations Provided to the Planning
Attachment F - Parking Memo from ATE, dated January 16, 2018
Attachment G - Public Correspondence
4. Council discussion and consideration
of Senate Bill 827 (Weiner) regarding planning and zoning:
transit-rich housing bonus
Item 4 -
Attachment A - SB827 Text
Attachment B - SB827 Fact Sheet
Attachment C - Transit Route Maps and Schedules
Attachment D - League of California Cities Opposing Letter
Attachment E - Sample Opposition Letter
INFORMATIONAL REPORTS – 9:10
5. Check Register for the period of
January 17-31, 2018
5 - Check Register Report
TASK FORCE REPORTS – 9:15 P.M.
CITY MANAGER’S REPORT – 9:20
FUTURE AGENDA ITEMS – 9:25 P.M.
Future Agenda Items
ADJOURN – 9:30 P.M.
The City Council will adjourn to their
next regular meeting scheduled on Wednesday, February 28, 2018,
at 7:00 p.m.
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