The site plan was submitted in order to allow for the construction of an 81 unit apratment complex. The property is currently zoned R-3 (Residential Medium Density). The site is currently vacant and is 5.00 acres in size. Access is proposed via Malan Street and South 1st Street; 165 parking spaces are provided.
The project meets the threshold of Section 15192 and meets the criteria of Section 15194. The project is consistent with the general plan and zoning designations within the city limits on 5 acres of land surrounded by urban uses that has no value as an endangered, rare, or threatened species habitat, and would not result in any significant effects relating to traffic, noise, air or water quality adequately served by a required utilities and public services. The project also meets the location requirement related to density and the requirements regrading mprovision of affordable housing.