Borel Avenue and Shafter Street - Relocation of Fire Station 25

(PA18-022) - Project Photo

Project Description

  • The new fire station would be located on a 0.41 acre parcel and would consist of a single engine bay within a two story structure totaling 4,950 square feet.
  • The building has been designed to house and support a typical three-person crew and captain.
  • The proposed facility would include office, kitchen and dining area, day room, exercise room, private sleeping rooms with share bathroom facilities, a single engine equipment bay with lockers and storage areas, and an emergency generator.
  • The environmental review for the fire station is included for the anticipated improvements to Borel Park.

Project Update

  • The 20-day public review and comment period on the Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration was from Wednesday, August 15, 2018 to Tuesday, September 4, 2018. Hard copies of the Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration are available for viewing at the Planning Division – Public Service Counter at San Mateo City Hall (330 West 20th Ave.) and at the City’s Main Library (55 West 3rd Ave, Reference Desk).
  • On September 25, 2018, by a vote of 3-0, the Planning Commission voted to recommend that the City Council approve the Mitigated Negative Declaration, General Plan Amendment, Special Use Permit, Site Plan and Architecture Review, and Site Development Planning Application for the removal of major vegetation.
  • On November 5, 2018, by a vote of 5-0, the City Council voted to approve the Mitigated Negative Declaration, General Plan Amendment,Special Use Permit, Site Plan and Architecture Review, and Site Development Planning Application for the removal of major vegetation.

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Applicant Information

City of San Mateo
c/o Stephen Wu
Project Manager
(650) 522-7345
swu@cityofsanmateo.org

City Contact Information

Julia Klein
Principal Planner
(650) 522-7216
jklein@cityofsanmateo.org