City of Sonora Planning Commission – NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING – Monday, January 8, 2024

City of Sonora Planning Commission 


 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission of the City of Sonora will conduct a public hearing at a regular meeting on Monday, January 8, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. in the City of Sonora Council Chambers located at 94 N. Washington Street Sonora, CA for the purpose of considering the matter described below. THIS MEETING WILL BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND THE PUBLIC WILL BE GIVEN THE OPPORTUNITY TO PROVIDE PUBLIC COMMENT.

  1. 104 Barretta Street – Zoning Map Amendment

The applicant is seeking to rezone the parcel located at 104 Barretta Street (APN: 001-216-011-000) from a split-zoned Multi-family Residential (R-3) and Commercial (C) parcel to R-3 zoned parcel. The General Plan Land Use Designation for the site is Historic Mixed Use (HMU). Pursuant to the General Plan 2020 Land Use Element Table 3, the HMU Land Use Designation is consistent with the R-3 Zoning District. Since obtaining a demolition permit in 2020, the site has remained vacant. The proposal would make no changes to the existing site.

ALL INTERESTED PARTIES: are invited to participate in the public hearing to express opinions or submit evidence for or against the approval of the item above. At the above noted time and place, in-person testimony from interested persons will be heard and considered by the Planning Commission prior to taking action or making any recommendation.  Written comments will be accepted prior to the start of the meeting and can be submitted to the Community Development Department at 94 N. Washington Street, Sonora, CA 95370 or via email to

Upon request, the agenda and the documents in the meeting agenda packet can be made available to persons with a disability. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City encourages those with disabilities to participate fully in the meeting process. Any person requiring special assistance to participate in the meeting should call 209-532-3508 Ext. 2 at least forty-eight (48) hours prior to the meeting.

Interested individuals will be given an opportunity to speak in favor or opposition to the above proposed action. If a challenge to the above proposed action is made in court, persons may be limited to raising only those issues they or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the City before the meeting.  Information regarding the public hearing will be available at City Hall, 94 N. Washington Street, Sonora, CA or on the City’s website at  Questions regarding the project may be directed to the Community Development Department at 209-532-3508, Ext 2.

Tyler Summersett

Community Development Director


The Union Democrat

Sonora, CA

Publication Date:  December 22, 2023