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Meeting Name: Planning Commission Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 7/18/2024 9:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: City Hall - Art Pick Council Chamber 3900 Main Street, Riverside Live Webcast at:
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24-2089 1To comment on any matters within the jurisdiction of the Planning Commission, you are invited to participate in person or call at (669) 900-6833 and enter Meeting ID: 926 9699 1265. Press *9 to be placed in the queue to speak. Individuals in the queue will be prompted to unmute by pressing *6 when you are ready to speak. To participate via ZOOM, use the following link:, select the "raise hand" function to request to speak. An on-screen message will prompt you to "unmute" and speak - Individual audience participation is limited to 3 minutes. Not available
24-2090 2Minutes of June 20, 2024 Not available
24-2091 3Record the absences of Commissioners Parker and Singh from the June 20, 2024, regular meeting as excused Not available
24-0216 4PLANNING CASE PR-2022-001359 (GPA, SPA, RZ, PM, DR, EIR): Proposal by Michelle Rubin of Regional Properties, Inc, to consider the following entitlements for the construction of a multi-family residential development consisting of 347 units: (1) General Plan Amendment to amend the land use designation of the project site from C – Commercial to MU-U – Mixed Use-Urban; (2) Specific Plan Amendment to revise the Mission Grove Specific Plan and establish a Mixed Use Urban category for the subject site; (3) Zoning Code Amendment to rezone the project site from CR-SP – Commercial Retail and Specific Plan (Mission Grove) Overlay Zones to MU-U-SP – Mixed-Use – Urban and Specific Plan (Mission Grove) Overlay Zone; (4) Tentative Parcel Map (PM 38598) to modify Parcel Map 36320 creating two parcels for financing and conveyance purposes; (5) Design Review of project plans; and (6) Environmental Impact Report. The 9.92-acre project site is located at 375 E. Alessandro Boulevard, situated on the northwest corner of Mission Grove Parkway and Mission Village Drive, south of Alessandro Boulevard, in Wa Not available
24-2092 5PLANNING CASE PR-2021-001049 (CUP, DR): Proposal by David Gilmore of GRAE La Sierra, LLC to consider a Conditional Use Permit and a Design Review to demolish an existing 6,000 square foot commercial building and construct a new 2,350-square-foot restaurant (Ono Hawaiian BBQ) with a drive-thru. The 0.85-acre parcel is part of a 63.3-acre commercial shopping center (Park Sierra Dining and Entertainment Park), located at 3765 La Sierra Avenue, situated on the southeast corner of La Sierra and Magnolia Avenues, in the CG-X-SP - Commercial General, Building Setback (10 feet from La Sierra) and Specific Plan (Magnolia Avenue) Overlay Zones, in Ward 6. The Planning Division of the Community & Economic Development Department determined the proposal is exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) review pursuant to Section 15303 (Construction or Conversion of Small Structures) of the CEQA Guidelines, as the project will not have a significant effect on the environment. Contact Planner: Winnie Liang, Associate Planner, (951) 826-5933, Not available
24-1883 6PLANNING CASE PR-2024-001643 (TM, DR): Proposal by Matthew Esquivel of Warmington Residential to consider the following entitlements to facilitate the construction of a multifamily development consisting of 149 units (141 market rate and 8 affordable units): (1) Tentative Tract Map for condominium purposes, and (2) Design Review of project plans. The 6.44-acre site consists of three contiguous parcels, developed with a single-family residence, located at 3510 Van Buren Boulevard and 3469 Myers Street, zoned MU-V-SP – Mixed Use-Village and Specific Plan (Magnolia Avenue) Overlay Zones, MU-V – Mixed Use-Village and R-1-7000 – Single Family Residential Zone, in Ward 5. The Planning Division of the Community & Economic Development Department has determined the proposed project is exempt from additional environmental review pursuant to Section 15183 of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) as the project is consistent with the Final EIR for the 2021-2029 Housing Element Update/Housing Implementation Plan certified in October 2021 (SCH No. 2021040089) subject to compliance with t Not available
24-2039 7Discuss absence of Commissioner Elizalde from June 20, 2024, regular meeting Not available
24-2093 8Items for future Planning Commission consideration as requested by members of the Commission. Only items that fall within the powers and duties of the Planning Commission as set forth in the City Charter and/or the Riverside Municipal Code will be agendized for future discussion. Not available