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Proposal for the construction of three (3) new buildings and site improvements for 178 new residential units of which 35 are below market rate units, and 14,000 square feet of retail space. The buildings consist of one (1) 3-story building with retail on the ground floor, and 26 residential units on the upper two floors, and two (2) 4-story buildings with a combined total of 152 residential units. Additional site improvements include a 12,500 square foot plaza, and 307 surface parking spaces throughout the project site.


Vacant parcels located north and east of 7514 Redwood Blvd. (Trader Joe’s store) along Redwood Boulevard and on the north side of Olive Avenue.

Assessor’s Parcel Number (APNs): 143-011-05 & -08

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Application Type(s)

General Plan Amendment, Zoning Map Amendment, Use Permit, Design Review

Environmental Review

Being assessed for appropriate level of review pursuant to CEQA Guidelines.

Filing Date

June 1, 2020

General Plan & Zoning Designation

Existing General Plan Land Use Designation: General Commercial (CG), Affordable Housing Opportunity (AHO) Overlay 
Proposed General Plan Land Use Designation: Downtown Core (CD), AHO Overlay

Existing Zoning District: General Commercial (CG), Downtown Overlay (D)
Proposed Zoning District: Downtown Core Retail (CDR), Downtown Overlay (D), AHO Overlay

Current Status as of 06/11/20

           Application received and under review.

Contact Info

Project Planner
Vivek Damodaran, Planner II


Chris Cole


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