Lavenida Lane

The applicant, Moraga General Properties, requested approval for Vesting Tentative Map approval of Lavenida Lane - a major subdivision (MJS 09-00) and a tree removal permit (TRP 10-008) to subdivide a vacant 12.2-acre site into 8 lots ranging in size from 54,518 square feet to 81,128 square feet. Most of the project site will be graded to repair existing unstable soil conditions on the site and 79 trees are proposed to be removed as a part of the project: 60 Walnut, 16 Oak, 2 Bay and 1 Hawthorne.

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February 3, 2012


A letter of appeal to City Council was submitted to the City Clerk. Read the complete Appeal Letter (PDF).

April 12, 2012


The project was remanded to Planning Commission. At the April 12, 2012 Planning Commission meeting the project was approved. A second appeal was submitted, and the City Council approved the project on June 5, 2012. In addition to downloading the materials, all documents and reports are also available at the Library, City Clerk's office, and the Planning Department lobby.

June 2012


City Council approval of the 8-lot subdivision on the 12 acre site located between J and J Ranch and Miramonte High School was granted. The next step in the developmental review process is preparation and review of the subdivision improvement plans. The applicants have not given any indication as to when they may proceed with the improvement plans for the subdivision.

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