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Special Meeting Annotated Agenda
March 13, 2012

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ANNOTATED AGENDA

BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL

SPECIAL MEETING

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

5:30 P.M.

COUNCIL CHAMBERS – 2134 MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAY

TELECONFERENCE LOCATION:

MARRIOTT HOTEL - 74855 COUNTRY CLUB DR, PALM DESERT, CA  92260

Tom Bates, Mayor

Councilmembers:

District 1 – Linda Maio

District 5 – Laurie Capitelli

District 2 – Darryl Moore

District 6 – Susan Wengraf

District 3 – Max Anderson

District 7 – Kriss Worthington

District 4 – Jesse Arreguin

District 8 – Gordon Wozniak

Preliminary Matters

Roll Call: 5:36 p.m.  Councilmember Maio absent.  Councilmember Anderson absent.  Councilmember Worthington absent.  Councilmember Wozniak absent. Councilmember Anderson present at 5:46 p.m. Councilmember Maio present at 6:34 p.m.

 Public Comment on Non-Agenda Matters: 2 speakers.

Action Calendar:

Supplemental Agenda Material (PDF)

From: City Manager
Recommendation: Provide direction to staff regarding the following actions proposed to be taken at the March 20, 2012 Council meeting:

  1. Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and adopt CEQA findings and the Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program;
  2. Adoption of amendments to the General Plan text and map to implement the DAP 2012;
  3. Adoption of the DAP 2012;
  4. Adoption of first reading of Ordinances to repeal and reenact Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC) Chapter 23E.68, Commercial Downtown Mixed- Use (C-DMU);  to enact BMC Chapter 23B.34 (Green Pathway);  and to amend Definitions in BMC Chapter 23F.04;
  5. Adoption of first reading of an Ordinance to amend the official Zoning Map by reclassifying portions of the Downtown Area Plan area from C-1, C-2, C-SA, R-2A and R-4 to C-DMU, C-SA, or R-3 and include the following four subareas within the C-DMU District: Core, Outer Core, Corridor, and Buffer.

Financial Implications: See report

Contact: Wendy Cosin, Planning and Development, 981-7400

Action: M/S/C (Capitelli/Moore) to accept supplemental material from staff regarding Item 1 Downtown Area Plan.

Vote: Ayes – Moore, Anderson, Arreguin, Capitelli, Wengraf, Bates; Noes – None; Abstain – None; Absent – Maio, Worthington, Wozniak.

Action: 3 speakers.  Provided direction to staff regarding the following actions proposed to be taken at the March 20, 2012 Council meeting:

  1. Environmental Impact Report (EIR) and adopt CEQA findings and the Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program;
  2. Adoption of amendments to the General Plan text and map to implement the DAP 2012;
  3. Adoption of the DAP 2012;
  4. Adoption of first reading of Ordinances to repeal and reenact Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC) Chapter 23E.68, Commercial Downtown Mixed- Use (C-DMU);  to enact BMC Chapter 23B.34 (Green Pathway);  and to amend Definitions in BMC Chapter 23F.04;

5.   Adoption of first reading of an Ordinance to amend the official Zoning Map by reclassifying portions of the Downtown Area Plan area from C-1, C-2, C-SA, R-2A and R-4 to C-DMU, C-SA, or R-3 and include the following four subareas within the C-DMU District: Core, Outer Core, Corridor, and Buffer.


Public Comment on Non-Agenda Matters: 2 speakers.

Adjournment

Adjourned at 7:38 p.m.

Communications (PDF)

-None

Supplemental Communications and Reports 1 (PDF)

-None

Supplemental Communications and Reports 2 (PDF)

Item 1: Downtown Area Plan (DAP) 2012 and Implementation Measures

Supplemental Communications and Reports 3 (PDF)

Item 1: Downtown Area Plan (DAP) 2012 and Implementation Measures

  • Presentation and supplemental materials, submitted by Planning Department (see agenda item)
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