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Design Review Committee Meeting

Date: November 07, 2018

Time: 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.

Permit Sonoma
2550 Ventura Avenue
Hearing Room
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Registration Required: No

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Committee Members
Don MacNair
Sierra Hart
Jim Henderson
Derik Michaelson

City Members

Stff Members
Brian Keefer
Tricia Stevens
Brian Millar

1:30 Pm Public Appearances/Correspondence/Committee Reports


Item Number: 1
Time: 1:30 PM
File Number: UPE16-0086
Staff: Tricia Stevens
Applicant: Kevin Skiles for Solstice, LLC
Owner: N/A
Continued from: N/A
Env Doc:

Not Applicable


Request for a Use Permit and Design Review with hearing for rural lodging, recreation and event facility on a 22-acre parcel.


3890 Old Redwood Highway, Santa Rosa



District: 4

Resource and Rural Development, 20-acre density (RRD 20), Riparian Corridor (RC), Scenic Resource (SR), and Valley Oak Habitat (VOH)



Public Hearing Yes
Appeal Deadline:
Resolution No:
Item Number: 2
Time: 2:15 PM
File Number: DRH18-0007
Staff: Brian Keefer
Applicant: Patrick Alcayaga for Fig Farm Warehousing
Owner: N/A
Continued from: N/A
Env Doc:

Not Applicable

Proposal: Design Review with hearing for a new 20,000 square foot metal warehouse on Lot 9 of Caneros Business park on a 1.88 acre parcel.

21950 Carneros Lake Ln., Sonoma

APN: 128-680-009
District: 1
Zoning: MP (Industrial Park), RC 100 (Riparian Corridor 100 feet) and VOH (Valley Oak Habitat).
DR Level: Preliminary
Public Hearing Yes
Appeal Deadline:
Item Number: 3
Time: 3:00 PM
File Number: PLP18-0012
Staff: Brian Millar
Applicant: Kirk Lok for Lok Guernewood Park Development Company, LLC
Owner: N/A
Continued from: N/A
Env Doc:

Not Applicable

Proposal: Request for a Use Permit, Design Review, and Certificate of Modification to allow for a new 120 room hotel and resort and public river access at the Historic Guernewood Park Resort location, on a 9.7-acre site.

17155 Highway 116, Guerneville

APN: 072-130-005, -007 and -009
District: 5
Zoning: K (Recreation and Visitor Serving Commercial), F1 (Primary Flood Plain), F2 (Secondary Flood Plain), LG/116 and LG/RRC (Local Guidelines Highway 116 Scenic Corridor and Local Guidelines Russian River Corridor), RC 50/25 (Riparian Corridor 50 ft and 25 ft), SR (Scenic Resource) and VOH (Valley Oak Habitat).
DR Level: Preliminary
Public Hearing Yes
Appeal Deadline:

ADA Accessibility: The County of Sonoma does not discriminate on the basis of disability and no person shall, by reason of a disability, be denied the benefits of its services, programs, or activities. This hearing is located in an accessible facility. If you wish to request a copy of the Agenda in an alternative format, or if you would like to attend this meeting and will require special assistance in order to participate, please contact Elaine Murillo at Elaine.Murillo@sonoma-county.orgat least 72 hours in advance of the meeting to make arrangements.

Materials related to an item on this Agenda submitted to the Design Review Committee after distribution of the Agenda packet is available for public inspection at 2550 Ventura Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95403. Office hours are 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Monday and Tuesday, 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM on Wednesday, and 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Thursday and Friday.

If you wish to speak on an item under discussion by the Design Review Committee which appears on this Agenda, you may do so upon receiving recognition from the Chair. Please step up to the rostrum located in the center of the room. State your name and address for the record before making your presentation. All hearings are recorded. Time limitations on public testimony may be imposed at the discretion of the Design Review Committee.

Applicants/Developers: When the Chair announces your item please come forward and be seated at the conference table and sign the attendance sheet. The Chair will first request a staff report. Next the Chair will ask you to make a brief presentation. Speak into the microphone, as all meetings are recorded.

Other Interested Persons: For projects which require public hearings pursuant to the provisions of the California Environmental Quality Act, the Chair will announce the opening of the public hearing. Upon recognition by the Chair, step forward to the podium, state your name, sign the attendance sheet and speak into the microphone as all meetings are recorded.

Committee Actions: At the conclusion of the developer’s presentation or applicable public hearing, the Committee will discuss the matter and the Chair will announce the Committee’s action.