Meeting Location and Time:
This meeting will be held at the North Berkeley
Senior Center, 1901 Hearst Street, and is scheduled to start at 5:30 p.m.
The hearings may be continued to either the Council meeting of July
17, 2001 and/or a Special Meeting on Thursday, July 19th, at
6:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber. If
you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact the City Clerk
Council has continued the public hearing regarding the decision of the
Zoning Adjustments Board to approve Use Permit 99-10000079 for the Temple
Beth El Project located at 1301 Oxford Street, to:
1) construct and operate a Religious Assembly use; 2) permit an
average height up to 35 feet where a maximum average height limit of 28
feet is allowed; and 3) allow demolition of two non-residential buildings.
Council will hear from those person who have not spoken at the public
hearing on either June 5th or June 26th.
The City Clerk has maintained a list of speakers who spoke as well
as a list in the order that people will be called to speak if a person
already submitted a speaker card on either June 5th or June 26th.
Anyone who has completed a speaker card at either of these meetings and
was not yet called on to speak, need not complete a new speaker card.
Anyone who wishes to speak that has not yet filled out a speaker
card may obtain one from City Clerk staff at the meeting starting at 5:30
Adjustments Board certified the Final Environmental Impact Report for the
Congregation Beth El Project on December 14, 2000.
That determination is subject to a hearing currently pending before
the City Council along with the Zoning Adjustments Board's decision to
grant permits to construct the project.