Space Bank (3200 E. Foothill Blvd.)

The proposed project involves the demolition of the 29 existing buildings structures on the project site and construction of eight buildings in addition to subterranean and above-ground parking structures. The project includes 9,800 SF of retail space within the buildings along Foothill Boulevard and 550 apartment units (481 market rate units, 23 moderate-income units and 46 low-income units). The proposed dwelling unit mix includes 165 studio units, 165 one-bedroom units, 191 two-bedroom and 29 3-bedroom units.

Accessory Dwelling Unit Regulations

ADU Development Standards & Requirements Current State law regarding Accessory Dwelling Unit regulations can be found on the State of California’s Legislative Information website.  Reducing the Residential Impact Fee for ADUs (750 s.f. or larger) To assist homeowners, the City of Pasadena has prepared the Affordability Covenant and Landlord Agreements for Accessory Dwelling Units (ADU). These documents are the mechanisms through which ADU applicants may receive a reduced Residential Impact Fee (RIF) applicable to new affordable units in Pasadena. The Affordability... continue reading »"Accessory Dwelling Unit Regulations"

Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance

In 2015, in compliance with Executive Order No. B-29-15, the State of California Department of Water Resources updated the Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance (MWELO) which requires irrigation efficiency in landscaping.  All projects requiring a building permit, design review, or plan check are reviewed for applicability of this ordinance.  The MWELO applies to the following projects: Construction projects with 500 square feet or more of new landscape area, and which require a building permit, plan check or design review; or,... continue reading »"Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance"

ArtCenter College of Design Master Plan

The ArtCenter College of Design (ArtCenter) proposes a 15-year Master Plan (the Project) that focuses growth on its South Campus, while providing for infrastructure improvements and building renovations on its Hillside Campus. The Project would be implemented in two phases, with Phase I occurring in the first five years of the Master Plan and Phase II occurring in the final ten years. It is anticipated that upon completion of the Project, total enrollment within ArtCenter would increase from its current... continue reading »"ArtCenter College of Design Master Plan"

Cannabis Regulations

Frequently Asked Questions How can I stay informed on the application selection process? You may subscribe to our mailing list below to be notified when updated information is available on the application selection process.  Cannabis Regulations MailChimp Signup Email Address * If you are human, leave this field blank. Subscribe What were the results of Ballot Measure CC and Ballot Measure DD? On June 5, 2018, Pasadena voters approved Ballot Measures CC and DD.  Measure CC allows a limited number... continue reading »"Cannabis Regulations"