TREE COMMISSION AGENDA
December 5, 2019
6:00 p.m. in the Siskiyou Room of the Community Development and Engineering Services Building located at 51 Winburn Way.
- CALL TO ORDER
- APPROVAL OF MINUTES
- Approval of November 7, 2019 regular meeting minutes.
Open to guests.
- PUBLIC FORUM
- LIAISON REPORTS
- Council Liaison
- Parks & Recreation Liaison
- Community Development Liaison
PLANNING ACTION: PA-TREE-2019-00087
SUBJECT PROPERTIES: 1065 Siskiyou Blvd.
OWNER/ APPLICANT: William O Jones / Canopy Tree
DESCRIPTION: This is a request for a Tree removal permit to remove one (1) large siberian elm (Ulmus pumila). The tree is approximately 32-inches DBH and fifty-feet in height. The application includes a report from an ISA certified arborist indicating that the tree is in significant decline as exhibited by 30% crown die-back and the decay, sloughing bark and mushroom growth. The tree is identified as a hazard based on the large diameter branches that are dead and the decay at the trunk.
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN DESIGNATION: Commercial; ZONING: C-1 MAP: 39 1E 10 CC; TAX LOT: 5400
PLANNING ACTION: PA-T1-2019-00083
SUBJECT PROPERTY: 1320 Oregon St.
OWNER/APPLICANT: Verity Construction
DESCRIPTION: A request for Physical and Environmental Constraints Review Permit for Hillside Development to build a new 2,062 square foot single family home at 1320 Oregon Street. The application includes a request for a variance to side-yard setback based on the narrow property configuration, and an exception to street standards to seek relief from the installation of park row and sidewalk. The application includes a requires to remove one 8-inch DBH pine tree that is in the building envelope. The application includes a report prepared by a geotechnical engineer with demonstrable expertise in development of Hillside Lands.
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN DESIGNATION: Single Family Residential; ZONING: R-1-7.5; MAP: 39 1E 15 BB; TAX LOT: 8700
- TYPE I REVIEWS
- TYPE II REVIEWS
PLANNING ACTION: PA-TREE-2019-00089
SUBJECT PROPERTY: 537 Prim St.
OWNER/APPLICANT: Scott Mowry
DESCRIPTION: A request for Street Tree removal of two pines that are growing very close to a third tree. One of the two pines that is requested for removal has a significant lean over the roadway.
COMPREHENSIVE PLAN DESIGNATION: Single Family Residential; ZONING: R-1-7.5; MAP: 39 1E 05 CA; TAX LOT: 905
- STREET TREE REMOVAL PERMITS
- DISCUSSION ITEMS
- Tree of the Year – Nominations.
Next Meeting: January 2, 2019