The Vista Verde Senior Housing Project proposes to construct a five-story, 72,593 gross square-foot building with 52 affordable senior housing units, a caretaker’s unit, an elevated deck, a parking garage, landscaping, and other associated improvements.
The proposed project would be located at 10 Irwin Way in Downtown Orinda, to the east of the Orinda Community Church, on a site that is currently occupied by a parking lot.
Project Status - Approved
Submittal - The application was submitted to the Planning Department in September 2021.
Planning Commission Recommendation - A Planning Commission meeting was held on July 12, 2022 where staff recommended the Commission adopt Resolution No. 2022-02 recommending the City Council adopt the Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration and approval of the project. Following the Planning Commission's recommendation, the project was considered by the City Council for decision.
City Council Approval - A City Council meeting was held on August 16, 2022 where the project was approved and the Initial Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration was adopted.