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CITY OF SANTA ROSA DESIGN REVIEW BOARD

REGULAR MEETING MINUTES

THURSDAY, APRIL 19, 2012

 

    

1

CALL TO ORDER

Chair Hilberman called the regular meeting of the Design Review Board to order at 2:00 p.m. on this day of Thursday, April 19, 2012.

 

 

2

ROLL CALL:

  • Present: Hilberman, Hedgpeth, Anderson, Cook, Hale, MacNab
  • Absent:  Sunderlage

 

 

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APPROVAL OF MINUTES – March 15, 2012

MOVED by Board Member Hedgpeth, seconded by Board Member Cook, and carried with the following vote:

  • AYES:  (5) Hilberman, Hedgpeth, Anderson, Cook, Hale
  • NOES: (0)
  • ABSTENTIONS: (1) MacNab
  • ABSENT: (1) Sunderlage

to approve the regular meeting minutes of March 15, 2012 with revisions.

 

 

4

BOARD BUSINESS: - Statement of Purpose

  • Chair Hilberman read aloud the Design Review Board Statement of Purpose to clarify the Board’s purview for the public.

 

 

5

PUBLIC APPEARANCES: None.

 

 

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STATEMENTS OF ABSTENTIONS BY BOARD MEMBERS:

  • Boardmember Anderson abstained from Item No. 8 because she is a member of the Fountaingrove club.
  • Chair Hilberman abstained from Item No. 8 because his spouse is a member of the Fountaingrove Athletic Club.

 

 

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SCHEDULED ITEMS

     

8

 

PUBLIC HEARING – PRELIMINARY & FINAL DESIGN REVIEW –4110 & 4210 THOMAS LAKE HARRIS DRIVE - APPLICATION FOR PRELIMINARY & FINAL DESIGN REVIEW TO ALLOW DESIGN CHANGES TO THE APPROVED FOUNTAINGROVE LODGE PROJECT INCLUDING REPLACEMENT OF THE “TOWNHOUSE/FLATS” BUILDING WITH A CARE CENTER BUILDING AND CHANGES TO ARCHITECTURAL DETAILS AND MATERIALS FOR OTHER BUILDINGS AND TO THE APPROVED LANDSCAPE PLAN, FILE NO. DR11-076

  • Senior Planner Erin Morris gave the staff report.
  • Architect Andrew Gansa gave a presentation.
  • Landscape Architect Pete Wurtz gave a presentation.
  • Civil Engineer Robert Tyson answered boardmember questions.

 

  • Chair Hilberman opened the public hearing:
  • Joanie Frechi, Kawani Circle, re: Oaks, pool fence, natural screening, plant palatte, security, who will live in care center, traffic.
  • Kierna Jansen re: poolside plantings, fireplace, main driveway use, commercial vehicles.
  • Jim Magnum re: Oaks, property lines, pet park on north side.
  • There being no further public comment, Chair Hilberman closed the public hearing.

MOVED by Board Member MacNab, seconded by Board Member Hale, and carried with the following vote:

  • AYES: (4) Hedgpeth, Cook, Hale, MacNab
  • NOES: (0)
  • ABSTENTIONS: (2) Hilberman, Anderson
  • ABSENT: (1) Sunderlage

to adopt and waive the reading of the text of the resolution in item 8 as follows:

RESOLUTION NO. 12-858 ENTITLED: RESOLUTION OF THE DESIGN REVIEW BOARD OF THE CITY OF SANTA ROSA GRANTING PRELIMINARY AND FINAL DESIGN REVIEW APPROVAL FOR FOUNTAINGROVE LODGE, LOCATED AT 4110 & 4210 THOMAS LAKE HARRIS DRIVE, FILE NO. DR11-076 with the following condition:

  1. No flax or lavender on Thomas Lake Harris Drive.

     

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CONCEPT – TARGE AT CODDINGTOWN – 733/900 CODDINGTOWN CENTER – CONCEPT DESIGN REVIEW FOR AN APPROXIMATELY 144,000 SQ FT TARGET RETAIL STORE AND ASSOCIATED SITE IMPROVEMENTS AND TWO NEW MALL ENTRIES LOCATED AT CODDINGTOWN MALL. FILE NO. DR12-004

  • Senior Planner Bill Rose gave the staff report.
  • Architect Gerald Navarro gave a presentation.
  • Target Representative Kevin Abaugn gave a presentation.

BOARD COMMENTS

  1. The board is concerned the proposed blade sign element will set a precedent that is outside the Design Guidelines.
  2. Explore pedestrian access from Range Avenue and Edward Avenue.
  3. Consider security issues for corridors on east and west sides, especially for after hours.
  4. The 13 foot sidewalks are encouraged.
  5. Consider additional site features: benches, tables, bicycle racks, bollard lights.
  6. Explore landscaping materials to soften screen wall at truck dock.
  7. Consider solar tubes.

 

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BOARDMEMBER REPORTS: Boardmember Cook announced his resignation from the board effective in the next week.

 

 

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DEPARTMENT REPORT: None.

 

 

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ADJOURNMENT: There being no further business before the Design Review Board, Chair Hilberman adjourned the regular meeting at 4:40 p.m. to the next regularly scheduled meeting of Thursday, May 17, 2012