City Council Public Hearing - February 16, 2016. The City Council approved the project by a vote of 5-0. This action included a condition of approval requiring tenant relocation assistance equal to six months rent.
Planning Commission Public Hearing - January 26, 2016. By a 5-0 vote, Planning Commission recommended City Council approval.
The City Council approval also included the following entitlements:
Certification of the Final Environmental Impact Report
Site Plan and Architectural Review (SPAR)
Site Development Planning Application (SDP)
Vesting Tentative Map for Condominiums
Historic Building Demolition Permit
Proposal to demolish all existing buildings
Construction of eight 3-story buildings containing 42 residential multi-family units
Landscaping and trees along the perimeter
Additional landscaping adjacent to proposed residential structures
Utility improvements: new 8-inch water main beneath improved sidewalk
Convert overhead utility lines to underground lines