NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Milpitas City Council will hold a public hearing
at a meeting on Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 7:00 PM in City Hall Council Chambers,
455 E. Calaveras Blvd., 2 nd floor, Milpitas, CA on the following topic:
LA QUINTA HOTEL APPEAL – 1000 JACKLIN ROAD: City Council will consider the
appeal from the project applicant pertaining to the Planning Commission’s motion
in its January 15, 2020 meeting to deny granting the Site Development Permit,
Conditional Use Permit, and Environmental Assessment to allow development
of a 105-room hotel. The proposed project includes consideration of an Initial
Study/Mitigated Negative Declaration (IS/MND) in accordance with the
requirements for the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
Planning Commissioner Chua made the motion to deny Resolution No. 19-028
disapproving Site Development Permit No. SD18-0012, Conditional Use
Permit No. UP18-0012, and Environmental Assessment No. EA18-0002 to allow
construction of a 105-room, five-story hotel with associated site improvements;
to allow an FAR of 1.63 on the site; to relocate cellular equipment and antennas to
the rooftop of the building; and to allow the limited on-sale of alcoholic beverages
(beer and wine) in conjunction with the hotel, subject to findings and Conditions
of Approval. Reasons of denial, stated by Commissioner Chua: The project is
inconsistent with the General Plan 2.a-I-17, stating that the project should “Foster
Votes in favor of the motion to deny was 4 AYES (Morris, Chua, Alcorn, Chuan)
and 2 NOES (Ablaza, Tao).
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN, pursuant to Government Code §65009, that any legal
challenge of this matter in court may be limited to only those issues raised at the
public hearing described in this notice or in written or e-mailed correspondence
delivered to the City Council at or prior to this hearing.
ANY PERSONS who wish to comment are encouraged to attend the public hearing
or to submit written comments to the City Council prior to the hearing. Written
comments may be mailed or delivered to: City Clerk, City of Milpitas, 3rd floor, 455
E. Calaveras Blvd, Milpitas, CA 95035 or sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Date: March 6, 2020