NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS

96161 | 08/07/2020 | Ad id: 7-0000607716-01
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on the date and time indicated below to receive and consider the statements of all persons who wish to be heard relative to this application. MEETING DATE / TIME: Tuesday, August 18, 2020 (5:00 PM) MEETING LOCATION: Virtual Hearing, Truckee, California PROJECT NAME: Frishman Hollow II APPLICATION #: 2019-00000074/DP-MUP-AMD PROJECT LOCATION: 11188 & 11200 Rue Ivy (APN 019-410-041 & -046) OWNER: Alder Pacific Associates APPLICANT: Chris Grant, The Pacific Companies PROJECT DESCRIPTION: On February 27, 2020, the Planning Commission approved a Development Permit, Project Amendment and Use Permit 68-unit affordable housing project (50% to 80% area median income) and 136 new parking spaces in Phase 2 of Frishman Hollow. Four buildings (two buildings with 30 units each on the south side of the property and two fourplexes on the north side of the property) were approved. Grading permits for the site work have been issued. The original application requested 40-foot tall A Buildings (southwest and southeast buildings), which necessitated a density bonus concession to the standard 35-foot height requirement, and 27-foot tall B Buildings (northern buildings). As part of the building permit review, the applicants noted that the original density bonus concession request was based on the finished grade rather than the natural grade, which is how heights are measured in the Town. This difference in measurement, and the presence of steeper slopes on one secton of the site, requires that the applicants modify their original density bonus concession request. Therefore, the applicants are requesting to change their original density bonus concession request to allow for one three-story 50-foot building for Building A1 (southwest building), which is 15-feet more than the 35-foot standard. The finished height of the A Buildings would be 44'-1 1/4 ". The applicant is also proposing site grading to elevate the adjacent trail and add vegetated walls to reduce the appearance of the height. In order to accommodate these requests, the applicants are requesting a Project Amendment to the Development Permit and a Minor Use Permit to allow for vegetated rockery walls in a sewer easement. ENVIRONMENTAL STATUS: Staff has determined that the proposed changes are consistent with the approved Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (SCH #2020019071) for Frishman Hollow II and no additional environmental review is necessary. A copy of this document is available in the Community Development Department, please contact Yumie Dahn, Associate Planner, for the document. VIRTUAL HEARING: As permitted by Executive Order N-29-20, proclaiming a State of Emergency in the State of California, the Town of Truckee Planning Commission meeting room will not be accessible to the public. The meeting is accessible to the public via live streaming via TTCTV online at http://ttctv.org/live-meeting/town-of-truckee/ or cable TV channel 18. Public comment will be accepted via email at Email Me, text or voice message at (530) 428-6555 on any item on the agenda until the Chair closes public comment on each item. It is important when you leave comments that you first identify yourself and what item number you are speaking to. Please note that the voice message cuts off all callers after three minutes. Important Update: Written public comments will available for Commissioner review. Staff will not be reading aloud written public comments. If the public wishes for Commissioners to hear their comments they will need to leave a voice message at (530) 428-6555. ON FILE: The Community Development Department is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19. During this time, project information will be available for review electronically. Please contact the project planner to request copies of the electronic project files. The staff report for the project will be available a minimum 72 hours prior to the referenced hearing date. If you have any questions regarding this notice or the project proposal, please contact Yumie Dahn, Associate Planner, at Email Me or by phone at 530-582-2918. Any concerns or issues relating to the application must be raised during the public review period or at the public hearing. Public comments can be submitted via mail to the Planning Division (10183 Truckee Airport Road, Truckee, CA 96161) or email to Email Me. Please include your name and physical address. For guidelines on submitting public comments, please visit http://www.townoftruckee.com/about-us/faq-s. Publication: August 7, 2020 Ad #0000607716