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Planning Major Projects - Autumn Care Assisted Living

Project Name: Autumn Care Assisted Living

Applicant: AMG and Associates

Location: 9960 Garfield (southwest corner of Garfield Ave. and Brookhurst St. behind Walgreens)

Project Summary

The applicant proposes to construct a 77-bed assisted living project with two stories over partial underground parking on a 30,000 s.f. vacant site behind Walgreens and abutting a mobile home park.  The project includes: 1) an Environmental Assessment to analyze the potential environmental impacts associated with the proposed project;  2) a General Plan Amendment to amend the maximum floor area ratio from 0.35 to 1.0 to allow triple the max floor area allowed in the current General Plan designation; 3) a Conditional Use Permit to permit the 28,000 s.f. assisted living facility on a vacant lot with more than a 3 ft. grade differential and maximum combined retaining wall and fencing height along the property lines of 9.5 to 14 feet; 4) a Variance to allow a building height of 33.5 ft. to 38.5 ft. in lieu of a max of 18 ft. within 45 ft. of a residential district; exterior stairs at a 1 ft. side setback in lieu of 8 ft., deck at a 5 ft. side setback in lieu of 10 ft., basement laundry/vestibule at an 8.5 ft. side setback in lieu of 10 ft., and an 8 ft.-8 in. parking structure perimeter planter in lieu of 10 ft. along the west property line adjacent to the mobile home park.   

View project environmental report

Project Status: Planning

Project Planner: Ricky Ramos

Last Updated: September 28, 2020

Attachments: N/A

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