Current Projects and Recent Decisions
Updated as of April 18, 2018Most decisions 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) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Niki Wetzel||Planning Manager||(949) email@example.com|
||Senior Planner||(949) firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Marie Luna||Senior Planner||(949) 461-3466|
|Kirt Coury||Contract Senior Planner||(949) email@example.com|
||Associate Planner||(949) firstname.lastname@example.org|
||Assistant Planner||(949) email@example.com|
|Bryan Tung||Planning Intern||(949) firstname.lastname@example.org|
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|
|CP 03-18-5143||BT||Admin||Remove and replace 9 antennas, install 6 new RRU’s, and install accessory equipment in existing battery rack.||23122 El Toro Road||Elaine Vazquez, SureSite Consulting Group||Approved on April 18, 2018. Appeal period to end on May 3, 2018.|
|CP 03-18-5142||BT||Admin||Remove and replace 9 antennas, remove and replace 3 RRU’s, install 9 new RRU’s, and install accessory equipment in existing equipment area.||24752 Toledo Way||Elaine Vazquez, SureSite Consulting Group||Approved on April 18, 2018. Appeal period to end on May 3, 2018.|
|GPC 05-17-5040||JM||PTC||General Plan Conformance for the Lake Forest Housing Authority to grant an easement to the Southern California Gas Company.||A portion of a parcel adjacent to El Toro Road and the railroad tracks (Assessor Parcel Number 614-024-01)||Lake Forest Housing Authority||Approved on April 12, 2018. Appeal period to end on April 27, 2018.|
|ZC 03-18-5132||AL||PTC||Amendments to Chapter 9.164 (Signs) of the Lake Forest Municipal Code (“LFMC”) to allow a Minor Planned Sign Program for auto dealerships.||Citywide||City of Lake Forest||Planning and Traffic Commission recommended approval of this item to the City Council on April 12, 2018.|
|ZC 02-18-5130||NW||PTC||Request: Proposed revisions to Titles 2, 9 and 12 of the Lake Forest Municipal Code (“LFMC”) to re-establish a standalone Planning Commission and to establish a standalone Traffic and Parking Commission.||Citywide||City of Lake Forest||Planning and Traffic Commission recommended approval of this item to the City Council on April 12, 2018.|
|UP 03-18-5140||AL||PTC||To establish SABA Beauty School within a 6,000 square foot tenant suite within the Twin Peaks Shopping Center.||23635 El Toro Road, Suite F||Tammy Nguyen, SABA Beauty School||Approved on April 12, 2018. Appeal period to end on April 27, 2018.|
|CP 03-18-5141||BT||Admin||Remove and replace 9 antennas, install 6 new RRU’s, and remove and replace 2 mounts in 2 sectors on and existing water tower.||26001 ¾ Dimension Drive||Elaine Vazquez, SureSite Consulting Group||Approved on April 11, 2018. Appeal period to end on April 26, 2018.|
|CP 12-17-5113||ML||Admin||Make enhanced elevations for the first story side and/or rear elevations optional for 27 homes approved under SDP 01-15-4700, including lots 1-5, lots 21-25, lots 43-52, lots 63-65, and lots 78-81||Portola NW, Tract 17826||Baldwin & Sons||Approved on April 11, 2018. Appeal period to end on April 26, 2018.|
|CP 02-18-5124||RS||Admin||Revisions to the Serrano Summit (TTM 17331) conceptual grading and retaining wall plans providing for two partially new/redesigned plantable retaining walls along the westerly (adjacent to the future Pinnacle at Serrano Highlands development) and southeasterly (adjacent to underground water tanks/future open space) property lines||South of Commercentre Drive, east of Bake Parkway, and west of Serrano Creek, accessible via Indian Ocean Drive and Biscayne Bay Drive||Lennar Homes of CA, Inc.||Approved on April 11, 2018. Appeal period to end on April 26, 2018.|