CITY COUNCIL AGENDA ITEM
Meeting Date: December 14, 2004
Subject/Title: Set the date for the appeal of Conditional Use Permit No.
04-14 (Master Sign Program for the John Muir/Mt. Diablo Health System
Prepared by: Erik Nolthenius, Senior Planner
Submitted by: Howard Sword, Community Development Director
Set January 11, 2005, as the public hearing date to consider the appeal by
John Muir/Mt. Diablo Health System.
On October 19, 2004, the Planning Commission held a public hearing to
consider Conditional Use Permit No. 04-14 for John Muir/Mt. Diablo Health
System to establish a Master Sign Program for its campus located at the
southwest corner of Balfour Road and Concord Avenue (future State Route 4
Bypass). The Commission voted 5-0 to approve this Conditional Use Permit
application, subject to conditions, pursuant to Resolution No. 04-67.
By the attached letter submitted October 29, 2004, as required by Section
17.880.003.D of the Zoning Ordinance, Philip J. Murphy (GNU Group President,
on behalf of John Muir/Mt. Diablo Health System) submitted a written
statement as to where he believes there was an error or abuse of discretion
made by the Planning Commission in the consideration and action on the
matter being appealed. Per Sections 17.880.002 and 003.B and E (Appeal
Procedure and Set Hearing) the applicant's appeal letter is being forwarded
to the City Council. It is recommended that the City Council set January 11,
2005, as the date for the public hearing on the appeal request.
Letter from Philip J. Murphy, submitted October 29, 2004