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SUMMARY

 

BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL SPECIAL MEETING

 

  TUESDAY, MAY 7, 2002

 

Public Hearing

 

Roll Call:  7:20 P.M. All Present

  1. 2517 Sacramento Street

    1. Appeal filed by Marie Bowman, appellant

      Contact:  Sherry M. Kelly, City Clerk, 981-6900

    2. City Manager Report

      Recommendation:  Conduct a public hearing and upon conclusion, adopt a Resolution adopting a mitigated negative declaration and approving Use Permit 01-10000085 to: a) demolish an existing commercial structure, b) construct a four-story 40,171 square foot mixed-use building with 40 dwelling units above 3,620 square feet of retail space at 2517 Sacramento Street in the C-SA (South Area Commercial) Zoning District, and c) dismissing the appeal.

      Contact:  Carol Barrett, Planning and Development, 705-8102

    3. Communications (from May 7, 2002)

      1. Honor Thompson

      2. Shari Huebner

      3. Rachel Rupert, Berkeley Chamber of Commerce

      4. Nancy Bickel, Lois Brubeck, Jean Safir, League of Women Voters

      5. Rachel Peterson, Urban Ecology

    4. Communications (from March 19, 2002)

      1. Howie Muir

      2. Nancy Pearlman

      3. Lisa and Paul Gerrard

      4. Leeyo

      5. Richard Entenman

      6. Cara Eisenberg

      7. Marie Bowman

      8. Bill Gutierrez

      9. Donald Martin

      10. Rena Rickles

      11. Karl Golden

      12. Helene Hunter

      13. Rosemary Hunter

      14. Kevin Zwick

    Contact:  Sherry M. Kelly, City Clerk, 981-6900  

Public Testimony:  The Mayor opened the public hearing.  62 speakers.
 

Action:  Moved, seconded, carried (Armstrong/Olds; Noes Hawley) to continue the public hearing to May 21, 2002 for the limited purposes of taking comment on any new proposals or modification of proposals to the project and for Council action on the project and to refer to the City Manager direction to attempt mediation with the applicant and the neighborhood on issues related to the height and consideration of whether or not to include commercial floor space.
 

Supplemental Communications

 

Regarding 2517 Sacramento Street Public Hearing:

  1. City Manager Supplemental Report

  2. Frank Gurucharri, Pacific Center for Human Growth

  3. Mireille Brouchke

  4. Maria Arnold

  5. Howie Muir

Adjournment

 

Action:  Moved, seconded carried (Worthington/Shirek) to suspend Council Rules to extend the meeting to 11:30 p.m. to discuss this item.

 

Moved, seconded carried (Maio/Armstrong; Noes-Worthington) to suspend Council Rules to extend the meeting to 11:45 p.m. to discuss this item.

 

Moved, seconded carried (Armstrong/Olds; Noes-Hawley, Maio, Worthington) to suspend Council Rules to extend the meeting to 11:50 to discuss this item.

 

Adjourned at:  11:50 p.m.


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