Meetings Tagged "West Berkeley Project"

July 17, 2012 Council Meeting

Summary from the Gallery Safeway at College and Claremont.  Council reaffirmed their opposition to the project and refused to enter into a mitigation agreement with Safeway.  A new letter will be sent to the City of Oakland reiterating Berkeley’s position and requesting that the Oakland City Council delay their review until late September. Council meeting procedures.  New procedures were...

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May 15, 2012 – Council Meeting

SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  2013 BUDGET:  1st Public Meeting.  Agencies spoke to obtain levels of previous funding.  Comment to use our recycling/reuse departments as a revenue producing asset instead of an expense center. PUBLIC NUISANCE – 1722 NINTH STREET:  Approved and remediation established CITY FEES FOR 2013:  Environmental Health, Park and Development Related Fee Schedule...

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May 1, 2012 – Council Meeting

May 1, 2012 – Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY WEST BERKELEY PROJECT:  Overwhelming public comment in opposition to the MUP mixing of residential, building heights, impacts to Aquatic Park, and increased density.  Public Hearing was continued to May 8. 2301 DURANT:  Much public comment.  Council upheld ZAB recommendation. BERKELEY CO-OP:  Staff to return to council with...

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September 20, 2011 – Council Meeting

September 20, 2011 Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  WEST BERKELEY PLAN TIMELINE – MASTER USE PERMIT AMENDMENTS:  Staff requested further direction on addressing zoning for Mixed Use Residential (MUP) within a Master Use Permit (MUP) site and on guidelines and standards for AquaticPark.  The revised Environmental Impact Report (EIR) should be complete by March.  There...

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July 19, 2011 Council Meeting

July 19, 2011 Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM:  Moved to the Consent Calendar with approval to move forward in partnership with East Bay Regional Communications Systems Authority.  Worthington and Arreguin abstained COMMUNITY AGENCY FUNDING – Allocation for the final $36,000 as proposed by Max Anderson was approved and moved to...

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July 12, 2011 – Council Meeting

July 12, 2011 Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY  COMMUNITY CONSERVATION CENTER RECYCLABLES PROCESSING SERVICES CONTRACT:  New 4 year contract approved with lower operating costs and profit sharing with the city. WEST BEREKELEY PROJECT – Threshold for approvals with only a zoning certificate were lowered to 10,000 square feet in all districts other than in Mixed Use...

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June 28, 2011 – Council Meeting

June 28, 2011 Berkeley City Council Meeting SUMMARY FROM THE GALLERY FY 2012 – 2013 BUDGET:  Two addendums were presented to deal with cuts in agency allocations, one by Max Anderson and one by Maio/Bates.  The Maio/Bates addendum passed but there is a small amount of money ($16,000) that has yet to be allocated.  These funds will be allocated following management review at the July 19th...

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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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