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6/17/21 - Design Commission Hearing Agenda

Public Hearing
Regularly scheduled Design Commission Hearings are the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month.

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1.  (1:30-1:35)

Items of Interest 

2.  (1:35-3:05)

EA 21-047286 DA – YBP Ankeny

APPLICANT: Leslie Cliffe | Bora and Aadne Tonning | HMS Development

SITE: 1122 SE Ankeny Street

CITY CONTACT: Staci Monroe, BDS, 503-865-6516

Design Advice Request meeting for a proposed residential development in the Central Eastside Subdistrict of Central City.  The proposed modular/pre-fabricated mass plywood building will consist of a 4- and 5-story structure providing 41 studio units, bike parking and onsite amenities.  Ground level spaces facing SE 12th and Ankeny include a lobby, community room and bike rooms. The rooftop will include solar panels and a small rooftop deck.  Potential Modifications to Maximum Building Setback, Required Building Line, Ground Floor Windows and Pedestrian Standards. Potential Adjustment to Loading.

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  • The agenda is subject to change.

  • Agenda items may be rescheduled.

  • Times are estimates only and agenda item times may change.

  • Projects are reviewed in the order listed with a 10 minute break between agenda items.

  • All continuances and reschedules are requested by the applicant, unless otherwise noted.

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