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<br />CITY COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS ARE TAPE RECORDED AND ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CITY' CLERK <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />INVOCATION <br /> <br />PLEDGE OF <br />ALLEGIANCE <br /> <br />ROLL CALL <br /> <br />MINUTE <br />APPROVAL <br /> <br />PRESENTATION <br /> <br />HEARING <br /> <br />LOT S PUT <br /> <br />p.l~~ <br /> <br />I <br /> <br />19:7968 <br /> <br />M I NUT E S <br /> <br />CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF ARCADIA <br /> <br />REGULAR MEETING <br /> <br />DECEMBER 7, 1971 <br /> <br />The City Council of the City of Arcadia, met in regular session on <br />Tuesday, December 7, 1971 at 7:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber of the <br />Arcadia City Hall. <br /> <br />Mrs. Barbara Strong, First Church of Christ Scientist <br /> <br />One minute of silence was observed in memory of Pearl Harbor Day. <br /> <br />Mayor James R. Helms, Jr. <br /> <br />PRESENT: <br />ABSENT: <br /> <br />Councilmen Arth, Butterworth, Considine, Hage, Helms <br />None <br /> <br />r' <br />"- <br /> <br />On MOTION by Councilman Arth, seconded by Councilman Rage and carried <br />unanimously the minutes of the adjourned regular meetings of November, <br />11 and 23 and the regular meeting of November 16, 1971 were approved. <br />/ <br />On behalf of the Council, Mayor Helms accepted from architect <br />Marion Varner a certificate in recognition of superior achievement for <br />the design and professional excellence which the California Council of <br />the Society of Registered Architects had bestowed on Mr. Varner for his <br />entry depicting the proposed community recreation center. The <br />rendering will be on public display. <br /> <br />/ <br /> <br />An a~plication for a lot split at the northwest corner of Santa Anita <br />Avenue and Foothill Boulevard had been filed concurrently with an <br />application for a conditional use permit to reconstruct a service <br />station and had been considered by the Planning Commission on October <br />26, 1971. The matter was continued by that body on that date until <br />November 9, 1971. The Commission denied the lot split but approved <br />the conditional use permit and its Resolution No. 757 was adopted. <br />The applicant, Atlantic Richfield Company, subsequently appealed the <br />decision for denial of the lot split and this public hearing was <br />scheduled. <br /> <br />The Planning Director explained that the action of the Commission ruled <br />out the possibility of additional commercial uses on the subject <br />corner without the matter first coming before the Commission for a <br />modification of che approved conditional use permitQ This was in an <br />effort to insure some measure of procection between the development on <br />the remaining vacant C-2 zoned property and the adjoining R-O, 30,000 <br />sq. ft. zoned property. Council reviewed project urals indicating <br />surrounding improvements and were previously provided with staff <br />reporcs. <br /> <br />Mayor Helms declared the hearing open. <br /> <br />Tom Turner, Tate Associates of Anaheim, civil engineers working with <br />the applicant on projects, exhibited diagrams and stated in part <br />that the present situation is unique in that only half of the request <br />had been granted; that the existing statipn is outdated although it <br />has been located on the site for some time. At the time of land <br />purchase from the owners of the church to' the west it was rea lized <br /> <br />12-7-71 <br /> <br />- 1 - <br />