DECEMBER 08, 2015

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Members of the public are advised that all pagers, cellular telephones and any other communication devices be put on vibrate mode or turned off during the Planning Commission meeting.

Call to Order: 7:00 PM

Roll Call -Chairperson/Commissioners Pledge of Allegiance

Item No.1- Consent Agenda

All matters listed under the Consent Agenda are considered routine by the Planning Commission and will be adopted by one action of the Commission unless any member of the Commission wishes to remove an item for separate consideration.

a. Approval of Action Meeting Minutes from the July 14, 2015, Planning Commission Meeting.

Item No. 2 -Public Comment

a. Members of the Audience -At this time, any person may comment on any item that is NOT on the Agenda. PLEASE STATE YOUR NAME AND ADDRESS FOR THE RECORD. While the Planning Commission encourages participation from the audience, no more than five (5) minutes are allowed per discussion item. Topics not considered urgency matters may be referred to City Staff and/or placed on the next agenda for consideration and/or action by the Planning Commission.


Item No. 3 -Public Hearings

a. Conditional Use Permit 2015-02 and Site Plan & Design Review 2015-03 for Guru Nanak Sikh Mission.

The applicant, David Anderson, of DAC Remodeling, Inc., on behalf of Guru Nanak Sikh Mission, owner, is requesting approval of Conditional Use Permit 2015-02 and Site Plan/Design Review 2015-03 to demolish a storage building and construct an office, dressing room, restrooms and living quarters at the Guru Nanak Sikh Mission, 884 B Street, in the City of Livingston, APN: 022-010-004.

b. Zoning Text Amendment 2015-01. The Planning Commission will consider Zoning Text Amendment 2015-01, determine General Plan consistency and make a recommendation to the City Council regarding amending Title 5, Chapters 2, 3, 5, and 7 of the Livingston Municipal Code to prohibit commercial marijuana (cannabis) activities and allow exemptions for delivery of medical marijuana and cultivation by qualified patients and primary caregivers.

Item No. 4 – Reports

a. Planning Commission

b. City Staff

Item No. 5 -Adjournment to regular meeting on January 12, 2016.

Incompliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact the Community Development Department at (209) 394-8041, Ext. 112. Notification 48 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to assure accessibility to this meeting.

Members of the public who have questions regarding any agenda item may comment on that item before and during consideration of that item when called upon by the Planning Commission Chairperson.

All actions of the Livingston Planning Commission can be appealed to the Livingston City Council by filing an appeal, in writing and paying the appropriate fees, with the City Clerk.