Notice of Public Hearing Before the Planning Commission

Notice of Public Hearing Before the Planning Commission
Posted on 10/26/2017


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Rosemead Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 7:00 PM, at Rosemead City Hall, located at 8838 East Valley Boulevard, Rosemead.

CASE NO.: ZONE VARIANCE 17-02, 17-03, 17-04, AND 17-05 - Efrain Lopez has submitted a Zone Variance Application proposing to construct an 880 square foot single-family dwelling on an existing vacant lot, located at 8133 Artson Street, Rosemead (APN: 5287-011-026). The applicant is requesting variances to deviate from the required minimum front yard setback, rear yard setback, side yard setback, and first floor area. The project site is located in the Light Multiple Residential (R-2) zone. A Variance is required for any development that is not consistent with applicable development standards or other regulations of the Rosemead Zoning Code.

ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINATION: Section 15303 of the California Environmental Quality Act guidelines exempts projects consisting of construction and location of limited numbers of new, small facilities or structures; installation of small new equipment and facilities in small structures; and the conversion of existing small structures from one use to another where only minor modifications are made in the exterior of the structure. Accordingly, Zone Variance 17-02, 17-03, 17-04, and 17-05 are classified as Class 3 Categorical Exemptions, pursuant to Section 15303 of California Environmental Quality Act guidelines. Written comments should be received before November 6, 2017. Comments should be sent to: Planning Division, 8838 E. Valley Boulevard, Rosemead, CA 91770, Attention: Cory Hanh, Associate Planner.

Pursuant to Government Code Section 65009(b), if this matter is subsequently challenged in court, the challenge may be limited to only those issues raised at the public hearing described in this notice or in written correspondence delivered to the City of Rosemead at, or prior to, the public hearing.

For further details on this proposal, please contact Cory Hanh, Associate Planner, at (626) 569-2141 or In addition, the Planning Commission Agenda and Staff Report will be available on the City's website under “City Calendar” ( by the end of the day on Thursday, November 2, 2017. Any person interested in the above proceedings may appear at the time and place indicated above to testify in support of, or in opposition to, the item(s) indicated in this notice.