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<br />I,,,,,,OA"" <br /> <br />PLEDGE OF <br />ALLEGIANCE <br /> <br />ROLL CALL <br /> <br />MINUTES <br />9-21-65 <br />APPROVED <br /> <br />HEARING <br />(Bellitti) <br /> <br />Permit <br />approved <br /> <br />--1 '77 c[ <br /> <br />HEARING <br />(zone <br />variance) <br /> <br />j-J/d. 7 <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />16:6648 <br /> <br />M I NUT E S <br /> <br />CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ARCADIA <br /> <br />REGULAR MEETING <br /> <br />OCTOBER 5, 1965 <br /> <br />The City Council of the City of Arcadia, California met in regular <br />session in the Council Chamber of the City Hall on October 5, 1965 <br />at 8 P.M. <br /> <br />Monsignor Gerald M. O'Keeffe, Holy Angels Church <br /> <br />Mayor Conrad T. Reibold <br /> <br />PRESENT: <br />ABSENT: <br /> <br />Councilmen Balser, Considine, Forman, Turner, Reibold <br />None <br /> <br />On MOTION by Councilman Turner, seconded by Councilman Forman and <br />carried unanimously the Minutes of the regular meeting of <br />September 21, 1965 were APPROVED. Councilman Balser abstained from <br />voting due to his absence from said meeting. <br /> <br />Mayor Reibold declared the hearing open on the application of John <br />Bellitti, dba Johnny Tempo Motors, for a business permit to allow the <br />operation of a used car lot at 419 E. Huntington Drive. No one <br />desiring to be heard, it was MOVED by Councilman Considine, seconded <br />by Councilman Balser and carried unanimously that the hearing be <br />CLOSED. It was further MOVED by Councilman Considine, seconded by <br />Councilman Balser and carried unanimously that a business permit be <br />approved to said applicant. <br /> <br />The Planning Director explored the zone variance application of <br />Fran~ Marchese, owner of property located at 343 W. Colorado Boulevard, <br />to permit the construction of 21 garden type apartments as reflected <br />on projecturals which depicted the subject site as being surrounded <br />and currently in R-l zone. The property is triangular in shape <br />bounded by Renoak Way, the railroad and the proposed Foothill Freeway <br />and Colorado Boulevard. The Planning Commission had reviewed the <br />matter in public hearings but had not reached a determination, hence <br />it was forwarded to the City Council without recommendation. <br /> <br />Whereupon Mayor Reibold declared the hearing open. <br /> <br />Richard Weimer, architect for the subject project, reviewed the <br />characteristics as shown on several renderings. He explored the <br />efforts which had been made to improve the property with single <br />family residences developed according to standards for subdivisions <br />in the City, but the land being situated between railroad, future <br />freeway and a major street would not lend itself to the type of homes <br />in the area. He then explained the proposed development which would <br />present an R-l appearance in that the apartments would be split <br />level, in clusters around an open air landscaped area, with closed <br />garages; that the proposed project is in keeping with the general <br />plan of placing this use between busy traffic arteries and single <br />family use; that his client has an inherent right to place an <br /> <br />1. <br /> <br />10-5-65 <br />