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2 - Minutes, January 18, 2007CITY OF BOULDER PLANNING BOARD ACTION MINUTES January 18, 2007 1777 Broadway, Council Chambers A permanent set of these minutes and a tape recording (maintained for a period of seven years) are retained in Central Records (telephone: 303-441-3043). Minutes and streaming audio are also available on the web at: http://www.ci.boulder.co.us/planning/planningboardlagendas PLANNING BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Elise Jones, Chair Simon Mole, Vice Chair John Spitzer Phil Shull ;x~;., Adrian Sopher Richard Sosa STAFF PRESENT: David Gehr, Assistant City Attorney - Louise Grauer, Planner II Ruth McHeyser, Acting Planning Directnr Susan Richstone, Acting I.ong Range P1xr~~lg;Manager `~~;~:_ Randal Rutsch, Transportation Planner - ~`~3"==- -' Marie Zuzack, Planner ~~ ~~~ Heidi Joyce, Administrative Specialist ` - r ~~'= ,~ 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. CALL TO O ~~"~ ~^;~~~ ` ~ Acting Chair~ „ nes, d. ed a quorum a[ 6:10 p.m. and the following business was s . . conducted. ~~~~~„_~*~'. ~~ ~#'~'.r~;- _.'x.t . e.:y . s` ~'~`.`;`~~s~'~_.' _ A DPAJu~'~~~l1F M7 _ . FC -- . ~ ~ a motion by J` 'tzer, " d by P. Shull, the Planning Boazd approved (5-Q A. ~er abstained) ecem 7, 2006 Planning Board minutes. ~. None DISCUSSIOI~:~' DISPOSITIONS, PLANNING BOARD CALL-UPS DISCUSSION ITEM A. Update on the Transit Village Area Plan draft plan, implementation issues and revised schedule. Public Participation Andrew Cookler, P.O. 358, Nederland CO John Palowski, 10649 Goose Haven Dr., Lafayette CO Lou Della Cava, 2595 Canyon Blvd. #230, Boulder CO Vince Porreca, P.O. 22, Boulder CO B. Louden, P.O. 151 Manitou Springs CO The following issues were discussed by the Board: • Junction Place and other Transportation Connections 1. The Boazd requested that staff bring back one or more alternatives on the alignment and charac[er of Junction place 2. The Boazd requested an amendment process for amending connections as par[ of the Connections plan adoption 3. The Board requested more time to review the proposed connections and would like to see increased flexibility 4. The Board recommended no reduction of travei lanes An 30~h street be[ween Goose Creek and Valmont. TDM and Managed Parking 1. The Board recommended that the plan include more inf4~tnation about parking 2. Staff invited Board members to attend the January 30 TD~;=workshop on TDM and pazking Depot plaza and the historic depot ° 1. The Board recommended that fut~xre uses of the d8~ot and depot pl'~°'be ones which support and activate adjacent con~ercial~~'~'s, • Land use plan 1. The graphic should only ij~~ticate preferred lari~~es as the Boazd has not weighed i'i'~"::'. 'ri%.'~i:-. in on prefeired connection~ ~"~=~,*~;, ;., ~~~_. 2. The Board discussed a few ~igs~~~4~anges to the~',~~se map and indicated support for considering desig~ting pat~t oY the southem portion of the Verlo Ma[Vess site to High Density I~sid~~Yial 1 tt~`~te a more logical land use transition k~t~~~~~t properties~~for chang~~ig the remaining vacant site of Steelya~'west o~t}nction Place~~ Mixed Use 2. Schedule W°Y`:".- 1. The Boar~~e~uestetl;~o~ ~bo,ve, and sta€f.said't~y '~t't~?g,dates. ~ °:' ;, `;'im;.w,, 6. .;'~~TTERS FR0~1~~~E ' A~.~CITY ATTO ~'., , Y ~ w:~,,, 7. DEBR'l~F/AGENDA. CHECK 8. ADJOURNi1~~~' time to re~iew and discuss the plan components listed ~'f~kd~k~t'back [o Planning Boazd with some additional BOARD, PLANNING DIRECTOR, The Planning Board adjoumed the meeting at 10:53 p.m. APPROVED BY Board Chair DATE