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Projects in Process
The following table outlines discretionary projects currently in process with the Community Development Department. Discretionary projects are those that require review by either the Planning Commission and/or the City Council. Please note that dates below are tentative and are subject to change as project details evolve and commission agendas are set.

For information regarding any of the current projects, please call 714-990-7674. You may select a tentative public hearing date below for any available staff reports.
Location Project Description Applicant Tentative Public Hearing Date Status

Brea Place - NWC & NEC of State College Boulevard & Birch Street

 A proposal to develop a mixed-use infil development including 747 residential apartments and 16,900 square feet of commercial tenant space and a 150 room hotel. Bhaves Parikh, Hines January 24, 2017
Public Hearing Notice
Under Review 
 413 S Associated Rd  A request to allow alcohol sales Mother's Market & Kitchen  October 25, 2016  Approved
 180 S Brea Blvd Request to allow an entertainment venue in conjunction with alcohol service  Manley Fanticola  October 25, 2016  Approved
150 & 160 Olinda Place
Continued from April 26, 2016 meeting:  Consideration of revocation of Stone's Smokehouse BBQ's CUP No. 15-12 for selling alcohol in conjunction with a restaurant. City of Brea August 23, 2016 Approved
 500 S. Kraemer Blvd and 
 2601 E. Saturn St.
Request to subdivide one existing parcel into two separate parcels. Mary Cornwell Cornwell & Assoc. dba CA Engineering September 27, 2016

August 23, 2016

 471 W. Lambert Rd. #108 Request to allow an entertainment/recreational use. Red Lantern Escape Rooms August 23, 2016 Approved
 909 E. Elm St. Request to add a residential structure to the Brea Historic Resources Register Suzanne Blender July 26, 2016 Approved
 3477 E. Imperial Hwy. #E8 Request to allow alcohol sales of beer and wine at restaurant. Capital Noodle Bar June 28, 2016 Approved
 Citywide  Zoning Ordinance Amendment ZOA 16-02 - proposal to amend sections of the Zoning Code City of Brea June 28, 2016 Approved
 150 & 160 Olinda Place Consideration revocation of Conditional Use Permit No. CUP 15-12 City of Brea April 26, 2016 Under Review
Citywide CIP Projects Fiscal Year 2016-2017 Capital Improvement Program Findings of Conformance with the General Plan City of Brea April 26, 2016 Approved
 295 Lilac Lane Request to determine compatibility of a new single family residence and variance to allow a 7-foot wall Ross Stout, Architect for Joe Beattie March 22, 2016 Approved
 910 E. Birch St. Request to implement a master sign program for Embassy Retail Court Windsor Capital Group March 22, 2016 Approved
 180 S. Brea Blvd. Request to construct a entertainment and restaurant venue.

NOTICE:  The public review period for the Draft Mitigated Negative Declaration MND 16-01 commences on January 25, 2016 and will close on February 16, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.  See Notice of Intent.

 Manley Fanticola Holdings, LLC  TBD Under Review

Draft MND16-01
SWC of Birch Street & Orange Avenue Project to construct a 4-level parking garage on an existing surface parking lot.

NOTICE:  The public review period for Draft Mitigated Negative Declaration MND 16-021 commences on January 25, 2015 and will close on February 16, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.  See Notice of Intent.  

City of Brea  N/A Draft MND16-01
555 Pointe Dr. Amend the Olen Pointe I Sign Program Joe Machan Chandler Signs January 26, 2016 Approved
796 N. Brea Blvd. Request to serve beer and wine at Green Tomato Grill Restaurant Christopher Stern January 26, 2016 Approved
453 S. Associated Rd. Request to serve beer and wine at Brea Plaza 5 Cinemas Tristone Cinema Group January 26, 2016 Approved
City Wide Amend Section 20.70 of the Brea Zoning Ordinance to prohibit all commercial medical marijuana uses in the City City of Brea January 26, 2016 Recommended to City Council to approve
1295 W. Lambert Rd. Proposal to construct a self-storage facility. Paul Conzelman 
SC Development
December 8, 2015 Approved
311 N. Berry St. Request to allow retail of estate sale goods incidental to a warehouse and office business. Jennifer Hefner 
Yellow Dog Estates
December 8, 2015

October 27, 2015

Cont'd to date uncertain
 555 Pointe Dr. Request to amend the Olen Point I Sign Program. Joe Machan Chandler Signs Cont'd from October 27, 2015
 715 E. Birch St. Request to operate a veterinarian clinic. Jeff Hammond for Banfield Pet Hospital September 22, 2015 Approved
200 N. Puente St. Proposed building expansion. Albertsons Warehouse & Distribution Center September 22, 2015 Approved
 950, 1050, 1150 W. Central Ave. Request to subdivide three existing parcels for industrial condominium purposes. Gregory Schlarbaum August 25, 2015 Approved
3413 E. Imperial Hwy. Request to sell beer & wine at Urban Plates restaurant in La Floresta. Urban Plates LLC August 25, 2015  Approved
3405 E. Imperial Hwy. Request to sell beer & wine at Slapfish restaurant in La Floresta. Restaurant Concept No. 2, Inc. August 25, 2015 Approved
150 & 160 Olinda Place Request to allow on-site sales of alcohol in conjunction with a restaurant. Tory Stone
Stones BBQ
August 25, 2015 Approved
2595 E. Imperial Hwy. Request to amend an existing CUP for retail sales of alcohol to allow alcohol sampling. Brent McManigal for Walmart May 26, 2015 Approved
190 Arovista Circle Request to add retail sales of vehicles to an existing internet-based business within an existing industrial building. ZRV Auto April 28, 2015 Approved
583 W. Explorer St.

Request to add retail sales of vehicles to an existing internet-based business. BikeBerry Inc.  April 28, 2015 Approved
2650 E. Orbiter St.

Request for major wireless facility (mono-faux pine tree) and equipment enclosure within the M-1, Light Industrial zone.  Birdseye Planning Group March 24, 2015 Approved
 2500 E. Imperial Hwy. Request to expand Imperial Center East by 5,000 square feet and delete the 40-foot side & rear yard setback requirement to any residential zone, provide enhancements to improve on-site vehicle circulation and queuing, and update a previously adopted shared parking program to accommodate parking needs of the proposed expansion.

 Wyatt Strateman  Continued to
March 24, 2015
Exhibit B
Exhibit C
321 Olinda Drive

Request to subdivide a 1.1 acre parcel with an existing house into two 0.55 acre lots.

 Lary Atherton Continued to
March 24, 2015
 1220 E. Birch St. Proposed major wireless communications facility monoeucalyptus tree for Verizon Wireless Albert Sandoval
Vinculums Services, Inc.

October 28, 2014 Approved
 146, 148, 150 Orange Ave. Request to subdivide for condominium purposes and construct 13 residential townhomes. Trailview Brea LLC

October 14, 2014 Approved
 331 Thor Place Request to allow No Limits Learning Center to establish an educational program for adults with minor developmental disabilities within the M-1 Light Industrial zone.

Courtni Laughlin September 23, 2014 Approved
 332 W. Birch St. Request to establish an educational institution with classroom and admin offices for online professional academic programs California Baptist University

July 22, 2014 Approved
1215 W. Lambert Rd. Request to allow expansion of sanctuary seating from 296 to 396 Pastor Steven Chang w/Living Hope Community Church

July 22, 2014 Approved
570 W. Lambert Rd., Suite H Request to allow fitness use John Eckerman Brea Fit Body

June 24, 2014 Approved
 940 Challenger St. Request to install a new 60' monopole faux pine tree and associated equipment Verizon Wireless

June 24, 2014 Approved
 3170 Nasa Street Request to subdivide site into 3 parcels.  Brea Industrial II, LLC

 May 27, 2014 Approved
1261 W. Central Ave. Request to allow off-site sale of alcoholic beverages (beer & wine) Steve Rawlings for 99 Cents Only Stores March 25, 2014 Approved
803 E. Birch St. and 100, 120, 130, 135, 140, 145 State College Blvd.  Master Sign Program Josh Wright, JB3D December 10, 2013 Approved
Specific properties in Olinda Village Equestrian Overlay Zone (E) City of Brea December 10, 2013 Approved
Citywide GPA 13-01 for Housing Element Update and Addendum to EIR 01-01 City of Brea October 8, 2013 Approved

440 S. Madrona Ave. Request to add a residential structure to the Brea Historic Resources Register Anthony Leone April 23, 2013 Approved
223 Ash St. Request to construct four condominiums George Taunton Plaza Developments, LLC March 26, 2013 Approved
340-420 W. Central Ave. Central Park Village - Request to develop a mixed use project with residential, commercial, and medical uses

JH Real Estate Partners

Staff Report
Attachment 1
Attachment 2
Attachment 3
Attachment 4
Attachment 5
Attachment 6
Attachment 7

See Initial Study

(1 of 4)

DEIR Appendices 
(2 of 4)

See Response to DEIR Comments
(3 of 4)

FEIR 11-01
(4 of 4)

See Quick Fact Sheet

Brea Downtown District (contact Planning Division for specific APNs) Request to modify the Architectural Control Criteria to add an Appendix: B, Special Signage Districts. City of Brea TBD Under Review

1000 Site Drive A request to make grading modifications to the conceptual grading plan.

Originally approved November 15, 2010 - A request to construct and subdived the property for 57 detached residential units.

Trumark Homes
City Council Public Hearing Date:
May 15, 2012
March 27, 2012
Original approval:
September 28, 2010

City Council: November 16, 2010
Under Review

Recommended approval by Planning Commission to City Council on March 27, 2012

See MND 10-01

1295 W. Lambert Road A request to allow a construction equipment rental facility within the M-1 (PD), Light Industrial (Precise Development) zone.

Sheldon Group for Ahern Rentals
June 28, 2011
See Memo

Continued to June 14, 2011

See Memo

May 24, 2011
Staff Report

Birch Hills Golf Course property noted as Site 2 of the entitled La Floresta Mixed-Use Development This action would modify the previously approved map for the Birch Hills Golf Course as it relates to the La Floresta Development The proposed map will modify the size and shape of the two residential parcels within the tract to make physical development of these parcels feasible. La Floresta, LLC
(Chevron Land & Development Company)
January 25, 2010 Approved

NEC of Valencia Ave. and Imperial Highway and SWC of Birch St. and Kraemer Blvd. La Floresta - Request to develop two properties with either mixed-use or residential uses

La Floresta, LLC
Approved by the City Council May 18, 2010
(for associated documents click here and find May 18 meeting)

Continued to September 23, 2008
See Staff Memo to the Planning Commission

Continued to
August 26, 2008
See PC Agenda

See Staff Memo to Planning Commission

August 12, 2008
See Staff Report

To view any attachments not included in above report - hard copies are available for viewing at the Development Services Counter, 3rd Floor

See Final EIR

See Response to EIR Comments

Appendix A for Response to EIR Comments

See Project Overview Booklet

See Initial Study
See Quick Fact Sheet 

See Draft Environmental Impact Report

Citywide - M-1, Light Industrial Zone Draft Development Standards for Emergency Shelters in the M-1, Light Industrial zone pursuant to Senate Bill 2 (SB2). City of Brea

July 28, 2009 Approved

East end of Carbon Canyon, Northwest of Carbon Canyon Road Canyon Crest - Request to develop a 367.5-acre site with 165 single family homes.

The Shopoff Group
April 22, 2008

Continued to May 13, 2008

Continued to May 27, 2008

The project was approved by the Planning Commission on June 24, 2008 and has been appealed to the City Council.

See Staff Report for June 24, 2008 Planning Commission Meeting

See Final EIR

See Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report

How to make effective comments on the RDEIR

500 S. Brea Blvd. South Brea Lofts - Request to build 47 residential condominiums (37 live/work and 10 residential).

CWI Development
Approved Conditions for South Brea Lofts

Brea Lofts Workspace Matrix