The City Council will hold a public hearing to
consider a decision by the Zoning Adjustments Board approving 1) Use
Permit under Section 23.B.56.020 of the Zoning Ordinance to modify the
existing use permit to add 7,368 square feet of modular offices and 2,400
square feet of new storage containers; 2) Use Permit under Section
23C.04.060.B of the Zoning Ordinance to modify a non-conforming use; and
3) Use Permit under Section 23C.08.050 of the Zoning Ordinance to demolish
The application proposes three phases.
Phase 1: demolish 1,899 square feet of storage structures within the site;
relocate or dispose of non-essential vehicles, equipment and materials;
and relocate the Building Maintenance Division’s 28 employees, 13
vehicles and three storage containers (530 square feet) off-site to a
vacant City-owned building at the Solid Waste Transfer Station at 1201
vacate the historic 1916 Walter Ratcliff building; reconfigure the
vehicle and equipment parking within the site; install 7,368 square feet
of modular offices in two locations; and install 2,400 square feet of new
storage containers and install a 144 square foot communication vault.
demolish 8,450 square feet of additions to the 1916 Walter Ratcliff
building, including most of the original north/south shed up to the face
of a 1950’s addition on the south side of the original historic Ratcliff
building and the 1950’s masonry and wood frame addition on the east side
of the original shed.
For further information, please contact
Powell, Planning Department, (510) 981-7410.