Proposal for new 3- to 4-story apartment project consisting of 198 market-rate and affordable apartment units located at 2100 5th Street. Project proposes 160 market-rate units, a separate parcel and apartment building for 38 affordable units. Project also includes a parking structure, a leasing office/clubhouse building, and site improvements (Updated Project Description).
Project Plans and Materials
Project modifications reduced size and intensity of project to 198 total units. For link to Project Plans and Materials.
For link to Environmental Impact Report (EIR).
45-day public comment period on the Sterling 5th Street Apartments Project Draft EIR commences on September 15, 2016 and ends October 31, 2016. Notice of Availability (NOA) of the DEIR and public comment period.
Community Meeting (9/29/16) will be held to provide information on the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and EIR process (Meeting Notice). This is an informational meeting and verbal comments on the DEIR will not be transcribed.
Public meeting by the Planning Commission (10/12/16) and BTSSC (10/13/16) to review and comment on the DEIR.
Natural Resources Commission meeting (10/24/16) for input on the DEIR. Public comments made at the NRC meeting will not be transcribed.
Commissions and Meetings
April 18, 2017 - City Council Hearing
City Council Hearing Notice
For link to City Council staff report (Large File 37 MB):
March 22, 2017 - Planning Commission Hearing
Planning Commission Meeting Notice
December 5, 2016 - Natural Resources Commission.
Meeting for Natural Resources Commission input on the project's Sustainability Plan.
November 10, 2016 - Bicycle, Transportation, and Street Safety Commission (BTSSC).
Meeting for BTTSC input on consistency with transportation policies and other project-related transportation facilities, improvements, and issues not already addressed as part of the EIR review.
October 24, 2016 - Natural Resources Commission.
Meeting for Natural Resources Commission comments on the Draft EIR.
October 13, 2016 - Bicycle, Transportation, and Street Safety Commission (BTSSC).
Meeting for BTSSC comments on the Draft EIR relative to transportation and circulation issues. See combined Meeting Notice of the BTSSC, Planning Commission and Community Meeting.
October 12, 2016 - Planning Commission.
Meeting for Planning Commission comments on the Draft EIR.
September 29, 2016 - Community Meeting.
Community meeting for information on the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and environmental review process and to take comments on (non-CEQA) project and policy issues. PDF of presentation on How to Read an Environmental Impact Report.
Public comments made at meeting on policy issues were transcribed and are summarized here (Community Meeting Comments).
June 14, 2016 - City Council Input on EIR Alternatives
Meeting for City Council input on EIR project alternatives. See attached Notice.
June 9, 2016 - Senior Commission.
Additional project review by the Senior Commission. See attached Notice.
April 14, 2016 - Senior Commission.
Project review by the Senior Commission. See attached Notice.
March 10, 2016 - Bicycle, Transportation and Street Safety Commission (BTSSC).
For BTSSC meeting agenda and project staff report, click on the March 10, 2016 meeting date on the BTSSC meetings webpage. The documents are available at the bottom of the agenda window.
January 25, 2016 - Social Services Commission (SSC).
Social Services Commission Staff Report
Attachment - Plans and Elevations