-- Compiled by Lolita Harper
The Planning Commission will decide tonight whether to allow a
Westside property owner to divide his existing lot and build two new
Daniel Kruse owns a large property -- measuring 141 feet by 107.5 feet
-- in the 800 block of Governor Street. A staff report noted that average
lots in the neighborhood are only half that size.
A single-story home and two storage sheds are now on the lot, but
Kruse wants to demolish them, divide the property and build two
single-family residences. If divided, one parcel would have 6,450 square
feet and the other 8,708 square feet. The minimum requirement for
residential lots is 6,000 square feet.
If the division is approved, any development of the project would
still have to conform with city standards and undergo a design review, if
WHAT TO EXPECT
Planning staff has recommended the division be approved.
The Development Services Department will give a progress report
tonight on the community objectives the Planning Commission has chosen to
Energy conservation and a change in the future format of meetings are
among the items that will be reported on.
Planning commissioners and residents will be updated on the progress
of previously stated community goals.
WHAT TO EXPECT
The Planning Commission will receive and file the report.
What: Planning Commission meeting
When: 6:30 p.m. today
Where: City Hall, 77 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa
Information: (714) 754-5245