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Miscellaneous Notices
PUBLISHED: Tuesday January 14, 2014


Date of Notice: January 14, 2014

NOTICE OF
PUBLIC HEARING
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As a nearby property owner, or person who has requested notice, you are hereby notified that the Civic San Diego (“CivicSD”) Board of Directors (“Board”) will hold a public hearing to consider Centre City Development/Planned Development Permit 2013-21 for the BALLPARK VILLAGE PARCEL C Project (“Project”), a proposal for a mixed-use development including a six-story (85-90 feet tall) podium with a single 34-story (approximately 390 feet tall) tower. The Project contains approximately 55,000 square feet of retail space and 617 residential units (anticipated to contain 345 condominiums and 272 apartments). The Project will also contain approximately 1,175 parking stalls in a three-level underground parking structure. The triangular-shaped 3.9 acre site is bound by Park Boulevard to the west, Imperial Avenue to the south, Twelfth Avenue (Trolley tracks) to the east; and, Library Circle/K Street to the north.

PROJECT NAME: Ballpark Village Parcel C
PROJECT FILE #: Centre City Development Permit/Planned Development Permit No. 2013-21
PROJECT APPLICANT: Ballpark Village, LLC
PROJECT CONTACT: Jim Chatfield, (858) 350-4800

DATE / TIME OF Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 1:00 p.m.
PUBLIC HEARING (the Board meeting starts at this time - the Hearing may commence anytime after 1:00 p.m.)
LOCATION OF 401 B Street, Suite 400, Board Room
PUBLIC HEARING San Diego, CA 92101

COMMUNITY PLAN AREA: Downtown
COUNCIL DISTRICT: 3
PROJECT MANAGER: Brad Richter, Assistant Vice President, Planning
MAILING ADDRESS: 401 B Street, Suite 400, San Diego, CA 92101
PHONE NUMBER: (619) 533-7115
E-MAIL ADDRESS: richter@civicsd.com
The development proposal is governed by the 2005 Owner Participation Agreement between the former City of San Diego Redevelopment Agency and Ballpark Village, LLC, which includes the Ballpark Village Master Plan (“Master Plan”) which establishes the standards for development of the site including minimum and permitted land uses, maximum Floor Area Ratio (FAR), the mass and height of buildings, and design standards. As part of this development proposal, the Applicant is seeking deviation from the Building Bulk criteria of the Centre City Planned District Ordinance and deviations from the following Master Plan development standards:
1) Elimination of the requirements that each of the three sub-parcels within the site provide a minimum FAR of 6.0 to allow an overall FAR of approximately 6.41 in conformance with the Master Plan;
2) Elimination of the prohibition of on-street parking along the east side of Park Boulevard;
3) Increase in the maximum tower width from 100 to 120 feet;
4) Reduction in the minimum depth of retail space along Park Boulevard from 30 to 23 feet;
5) Reduction in the Twelfth Avenue sidewalk from 15 to 12 feet;
6) Elimination of the required 10-foot building stepback at a height of 60 feet along both Park Boulevard and Imperial Avenue;
7) Elimination of the required building stepbacks within the L Street and Eleventh Avenue pedestrian mews;
8) Allowance for the encroachment of architectural features and a pedestrian bridge within the pedestrian mews; and,
9) Elimination of the primary façade modulation requirements.

This Project is covered under the Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) for the San Diego Downtown Community Plan, Centre City Planned District Ordinance, and 10th Amendment to the Centre City Redevelopment Plan, certified by the Former Redevelopment Agency (“Former Agency”) on March 14, 2006 (Resolution R-04001) and subsequent addenda to the FEIR certified by the Former Agency on August 3, 2007 (Former Agency Resolution R-04193), April 21, 2010 (Former Agency Resolutions R-04508 and R-04510), and August 3, 2010 (Former Agency Resolution R-04544). The Project is within the scope of the development program described in the FEIR and the potential environmental impacts of the Project were adequately addressed in the FEIR; therefore, no further environmental documentation will be required under California Environmental Quality Act.

The decision of the CivicSD Board is final unless an appeal is filed. The decision may be appealed to the Planning Commission by filing an appeal within ten (10) business days of the CivicSD Board's decision. In order to file an appeal, you must have expressed an interest in the project by either submitting a written letter or email to the CivicSD Board prior to, or at, the Public Hearing or provided oral testimony at the Public Hearing.

The public is invited to attend this Public Hearing and express any comments to the CivicSD Board, who will take the comments into consideration in its decision. If you have any questions after reviewing this notice, you can call the Project Manager listed above. Copies of the development plans for the Project are available for public review in the offices of CivicSD located at 401 B Street, Suite 400, San Diego, CA 92101.
Pub Jan 14 -00117267

WESTERN RIVERSIDE COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTS
CALIFORNIA HERO PROGRAM
CITY OF CARLSBAD
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the Western Riverside Council of Governments (“WRCOG”) that:

The California HERO Program.
The Executive Committee of WRCOG (the “Executive Committee”) has established a voluntary contractual assessment program known as the California HERO Program pursuant to Chapter 29 of Part 3 of Division 7 of the California Streets and Highways Code (“Chapter 29”) pursuant to which WRCOG and the owners of property located within those cities and counties that have elected to participate in the California HERO Program may enter into contractual assessments to finance the installation of distributed generation renewable energy sources, energy and water efficiency improvements and electric vehicle charging infrastructure (“Authorized Improvements”) that are permanently fixed to real property.

The Program Report. In establishing the California HERO Program, the Executive Committee confirmed a report (the “Program Report”) pertaining to the California HERO Program containing, among other information:

--- A map showing the boundaries of the territory within which voluntary contractual assessments are proposed to be offered (the “Program Area”):
--- A draft contract specifying the terms and conditions that would be agreed to by participating property owners and WRCOG for participation in the California HERO Program;
--- A plan for raising a capital amount required to pay for the work performed pursuant to the voluntary contractual assessments.
--- A statement of the policies concerning the California HERO Program including all of the following:
--- Identification of the Improvements that may be financed;
--- A maximum aggregate dollar amount of voluntary contractual assessments for the California HERO Program;
--- A method of prioritizing requests from property owners for financing in the event the amount of such requests exceeds the maximum authorization;
--- A description of the criteria for determining underwriting requirements and safeguards that will be used to ensure that the total annual property tax and assessments on each participating property will not exceed five percent (5%) of the property's market value, as determined at the time of approval of each owner's contractual assessment; and

Intention to Modify the Program Area to Include Additional Cities and Counties. The Executive Committee has declared its intention to modify the Program Report to increase the Program Area to include certain additional cities, including the City of Carlsbad, that have elected to participate in the California HERO Program.

The Public Hearing. The Executive Committee of WRCOG shall hold a public hearing on the date, at the time and in the location set forth below pertaining to (a) the proposal by WRCOG to modify the Program Report to increase the Program Area to include the City of Carlsbad:

Date of public hearing: February 3, 2014
Time of the public hearing: 2 p.m.
Location of the public hearing: County of Riverside
Administration Center
4080 Lemon Street
1st Floor Board Chambers
Riverside, California
Teleconference: (877) 336-1828
Access Code: 5233066

At the time and place set for the public hearing, all interested persons may appear and hear and be heard and object to or inquire about the proposed modification of the Program Report to increase the Program Area.

Please contact the person listed below if you have any questions regarding the California HERO Program, the Program Report, the proposed modification of the Program Area or the public hearing:

Barbara Spoonhour
Director of Energy and Environmental Programs
Western Riverside Council of Governments
(951) 955-7985
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