Current Projects and Recent Decisions
Updated as of May 17, 2017Most appeals are effective 15 days after the date of the City’s Notice of Decision unless an appeal is filed.
Administrative approvals by the Director of Development Services may be appealed to the Planning Commission. Planning Commission decisions may be appealed to the City Council. Any appeal must set forth in writing the specific grounds for the appeal and be directed to the City Clerk. Refer to the Municipal Code for more information regarding the appeals process, or contact the City Clerk at (949) 461-3420.
For information on a specific project, please contact the planner assigned to that project.
||Director of Development Services||(949) email@example.com|
|Niki Wetzel||Planning Manager||(949) firstname.lastname@example.org|
||Senior Planner||(949) email@example.com|
|Marie Luna||Senior Planner||(949) 461-3466|
|Amy Stonich||Contract Senior Planner||(949) firstname.lastname@example.org|
||Associate Planner||(949) email@example.com|
||Assistant Planner||(949) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Bryan Tung||Planning Intern||(949) email@example.com|
Dunkin Donuts Drive-Thru Project (Rockfield Boulevard)
30 day comment period begins January 31, 2017 and ends March 1, 2017.
Notice of Intent (NOI)
Draft Initial Study Mitigated Negative Declaration for Public Review
Appendix 8.1 - Air Quality/Greenhouse Gas Data
Appendix 8.2 - Geotechnical Engineering Exploration & Analysis
Appendix 8.3 - Hazardous Materials Documentation
Appendix 8.4 - Hydrology & Hydraulic Study/Preliminary Water Quality Management Plan
Appendix 8.5 - Noise Data
Appendix 8.6 - Traffic Impact Analysis & Queuing Study
Appendix 8.7 - Utilities Correspondence
Final Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration
The table below is a list of recent decisions and corresponding appeal periods, when applicable.
|Case No.||Planner||Approving Body||Description||Location||Applicant||Status|
|SDP 3-17-5021||ML||Admin||Model home complex for SDP 8-16-4953: Windstone, a single family residential development in Portola South, Planning Area R-3.||Tract 17948||Brian Frame, Landsea||Approved on May 12, 2017. Appeal period to end on May 30, 2017.|
|SDP 2-17-5000||ML||Admin||Model home complex for SDP 6-16-4929: Sagebluff, a single family residential development in Portola South, Planning Area R-6.||Tract 17949||Brian Frame, Landsea||Approved on May 12, 2017. Appeal period to end on May 30, 2017.|
|UP 11-15-4854||AS||Planning Commission||Request to construct a new self-storage facility and warehouse storage building with vehicle rentals (UHaul).||25290 Jeronimo Road||Jim Lorimer||At their May 11, 2017 meeting, the Planning Commission continued this item to the June 8, 2017 Planning Commission meeting.|
|SDP 6-16-4942/ UP 9-16-4961/ PSP 1-17-4993||JM||Planning Commission||New 988 square foot restaurant drive –thru building (Dunkin Donuts), with late night hours, located in the Lake Forest Market Place shopping center.||23771 El Toro Road||Joe Haupt, Spectrum Development Group, Inc.||Approved on May 11, 2017. Appeal period to end on May 30, 2017.|
|ZC 3-17-5009||AS||City Council||Amend the City's Zoning Code related to Accessory Dwelling Units.||Citywide||City of Lake Forest||At their May 11, 2017 meeting, the Planning Commission recommended approval of this item to the City Council. City Council to review item at their June 6, 2017 meeting.|
|ZC 1-17-4998||AS||City Council||Amend the City's Zoning Code related to Transitory Lodging.||Citywide||City of Lake Forest||At their May 11, 2017 meeting, the Planning Commission recommended approval of this item to the City Council. City Council to review item at their June 6, 2017 meeting.|
|SDP 6-16-4923||JM||Planning Commission||Modification to approved SDP 6-12-2697 for exterior and patio modifications for Avila’s Restaurant.||24406 Muirlands Boulevard||Sal Avila||At their April 13, 2017 meeting, the Planning Commission continued this item to the June 8, 2017 Planning Commission meeting.|