CITY OF COLTON
PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA 

COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 650 NORTH LA CADENA DRIVE, COLTON, CA 92324

REGULAR MEETING – Tuesday, November 14, 2023 – 5:30 P.M.

 

Official Planning Commission Agenda - November 14, 2023

 

A. CALL TO ORDER

  

 

B. ROLL CALL

 

C. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

D. APPROVAL OF MEETING MINUTES

 

E. PUBLIC COMMENTS

 

F. BUSINESS ITEMS

  1. FILE INDEX NUMBER:      DAP-23-0027                       2023 Climate Action Plan Update

                                                            

APPLICANT:                             City-initiated

 

PROPERTY LOCATION:        Citywide

 

DESCRIPTION:   A draft update to the City of Colton’s Climate Action Plan (CAP) identifying measures to reduce greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions under the City’s jurisdictional control.  

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINATION:  Addendum to the adopted Programmatic Environmental Impact Report prepared for the Regional Greenhouse Gas Reduction Plan, including within participating cities.  

 

RECOMMENDATION: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission adopt Resolution No. R-34-23 titled:

 

RESOLUTION NO. R-34-23.  A RESOLUTION OF THE PLANNING COMMISION OF THE CITY OF COLTON RECOMMENDING TO THE CITY COUNCIL THE ADOPTION OF THE 2023 COLTON CLIMATE ACTION PLAN UPDATE, identifying measures to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions under the City’s jurisdictional controL.

 

G. PUBLIC HEARING

 

  1. FILE INDEX NUMBER.: DAP-001-814                                                  CUP Modification

 

APPLICANT:                 Barnes Upholstery, Inc.          

 

PROPERTY OWNER:  Jose Salazar

 

PROPERTY LOCATION:        1090 S. 8th Street

 

ASSESSORS PARCEL:             0163-311-32, 33, 20

 

REQUEST: Modification to Conditional Use Permit (DAP-001-550) to allow truck and auto welding and upholstery design and repair within the M-1/SDA (Light Industrial, Sensitive Development Area Overlay) zone on property that measures approximately 0.91 acres in size

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINATION: Exempt under CEQA, Section 15301 (Existing Facilities), Class 1. This section consists of the operation, repair, maintenance, permitting, leasing, licensing, or minor alteration of existing public or private structures, facilities, mechanical equipment, or topographical features, involving negligible or no expansion of existing or former use.

 

STAFF RECOMMENDATION. Staff recommends that the Planning Commission approve the requested Modification of Conditional Use Permit, subject to conditions, through the adoption of the draft Resolution No. R-33-23, titled: 

 

RESOLUTION NO. r-33-23 A RESOLUTION OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF COLTON ADOPTING Modification to Conditional Use Permit to allow truck and auto welding and upholstery design and repair, AND Parcel Merger  to merge three industrial lots located in the M-1 (Light Industrial) land use designation on property that measures approximately 0.91 acres in size within the Sensitive Development Area (SDA) Overlay. (file index no: dap-001-814).

 

2. File Index Number DAP23-0010 Ecology Recycling Services/AIM

 

  1. FILE INDEX NUMBER: DAP23-0010                              Ecology Recycling Services/AIM

APPLICANT:                             Ecology Recycling Services / AIM (as called up by the Planning Commission)     

 

PROPERTY OWNER:              M Street LLC (Charles Siroonian, Manager)       

 

PROPERTY LOCATION:        785 East M Street

 

ASSESSORS PARCEL:             0276-121-19 and 0163-041-43

 

REQUEST: A Review of Modification of Zoning Entitlements (C-5-86, D-55-01, DAP-000-794, DAP-000-999, DAP-0001-083, and DAP-001-227) related to Ecology Recycling Services / AIM Conditional Use Permit  and Architectural and Site Plan Review pertaining to the existing metal shredding / recycling use on property measuring approximately 19.39 acres of land within the M-2 (Heavy Industrial) Zone. 

  

ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINATION: Pursuant to the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), Section 15162 no new significant impacts have occurred and therefore, no additional environmental review is required for approval of the application.  The existing environmental documents related to the project will remain in place including: Certified Environmental Impact Report State Clearinghouse Number 20022111002 (D-55-01 and DAP-000-794), Addendum to Certified EIR (DAP-001-083) and Mitigated Negative Declaration (DAP-001-227).

 

    STAFF RECOMMENDATION: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission continue this item to the November 28, 2023 Planning      Commission meeting to allow staff to complete research, prepare Resolution and staff report for Commission action and to allow time for legal review.

 

H. DIRECTOR’S REMARKS/REVIEW OF CITY COUNCIL AGENDAS

 

I. COMMISSION COMMENTS

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J. ADJOURNMENT Next Scheduled Meeting: Tuesday, November 28, 2023

                               

Documents Related to Open Session Agendas (SB 343). Any public record, relating to an open session agenda item, that is distributed within 72 hours prior to the meeting is available for public inspection Monday through Thursday 7:30 am to 5:00 p.m. at the City of Colton Development Services Department located at the Civic Center Annex (across the street from City Hall) at 659 N. La Cadena Drive, Colton, CA 92324. The meeting will be an in-person meeting and comments via telephone or zoom will not be available.

Appeal of Planning Commission Action. If you challenge in court any action of the Planning Commission related to a public hearing item, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else has raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the City at, or prior to, the public hearing. A decision of the Planning Commission may be appealed to the City Council. An appeal must be filed within ten (10)days following the appellant’s receipt of notice of the action. 

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