Meetings Tagged "Parking"

March 13, 2012 – Special Meeting: Downtown Area Plan

March 13, 2012 Special Meeting – Downtown Area Plan  SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY Clarifications were made, questions answered and direction was provided by Council to issues resulting from the public hearing on the Downtown Area Plan on March 5, 2012.  There is no guarantee of zero net loss in parking.  Hours of Operation will remain from 6am to 2am with exceptions requiring an AUP.  5-year...

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September 20, 2011 – Special Meeting – Safeway at College and Claremont

September 20, 2011 Berkeley City Council Special Meeting Safeway at College and Claremont SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY Safeway presented their proposal for the new enlarged store at College and Claremont and the community group FANS presented their concerns and opposition to the project as proposed.  While the project is in Oakland, it sits on the Berkeley border and backs up to Berkeley residential...

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May 31, 2011 – Council Meeting

May 31, 2011 Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY INCREASE HOURLY PARKING METER RATE IN DOWNTOWN BERKELEY BY $.25:  Raising the parking rate will fund the Downtown Berkeley Improvement District through the General Fund.  Council approved the increase by a 5:3 vote WEST BERKELEY PROJECT – INCLUDING SPECIFIC USES INTO “PROTECTED SPACE”:  A compromise has been reached to...

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