The City of Pleasant Hill City Council will hold a public hearing to consider a recommendation by the Planning Commission concerning a proposed zoning ordinance amendment to various sections of the Pleasant Hill Zoning Ordinance. The proposed amendment would affect the following areas of the Zoning Ordinance:
Pursuant to Section 15061(b)(3) of the Guidelines for the Implementation of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) of 1970, as amended, the lead agency has determined that the proposed activity is exempt from CEQA. The City as the lead agency has determined with certainty that the proposed activity will not have a significant effect on the environment as the proposed amendments are intended to comply with applicable State provisions, streamline implementation and administration of the zoning ordinance, correct inconsistencies and clarify ambiguities. In addition, under California Public Resources Code section 21080.17, the California Environmental Quality Act (“CEQA”) does not apply to the adoption of an ordinance by a city or county implementing the provisions of section 65852.2 of the Government Code, which is California’s ADU law. Therefore, the portion of the ordinance related to ADU’s is statutorily exempt from CEQA because it implements the State’s ADU law
Please note that due to the State of California Governor’s Executive Order, the options for observing the City Council meeting and for submitting communication regarding the meetings have changed. The City Council will participate remotely via teleconferencing.
THE PUBLIC HEARING will be held by the City Council starting at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, September 13, 2021. via Teleconferencing. More information on how to participate, including providing live comments during the meeting will be provided on the posted City Council agenda.
For information on this matter, please call or email Troy Fujimoto, at (925) 671-5224 or firstname.lastname@example.org.