and Action on draft
City Council Agenda for March 16, 2004.
All items approved for placement on the agenda with the
following additions, deletions or changes:
Honoring Cesar Chavez
Approve a proclamation declaring March 31, 2004 as Cesar Chavez
Service to the Community Day; and 2) direct that the City website
list appropriate Chavez-related commemoration events.
Tom Bates, Mayor, 981-7100
Added the sponsorship of
Cultural Spaces for Density Bonus
1) the two-story additional height bonus of residential development
in exchange for cultural space be given to only nonprofit cultural
and/or arts organizations; 2) the cultural space granted to these
organizations must be used as public venues which allows for the
public to experience cultural and arts events in the space; 3) the
upper two floors of the density bonus cannot be rented or sold until
the cultural space is granted to an arts organization(s); 4) if the
two floors of cultural space is vacant for more than three months,
the development will be deemed out of compliance with its use
permit; 5) a change of cultural use shall be approved by the Zoning
Adjustments Board as is the current practice; and 6) the additional
two floors of housing granted as a bonus for cultural space shall
also be required to meet requirements for 20% inclusionary housing.
Dona Spring, Councilmember District 4, 981-7140
Revised as an Action Report by Councilmember Spring.
7 Support New
Management for Claremont Hotel and Spa
Adopt a Resolution encouraging the new owners of Claremont Hotel and Spa
to bring in new management to avoid previous problems with the
Kriss Worthington, Councilmember District 7, 981-7170
Added the sponsorship of Mayor Bates and Councilmember