LUT Committee meeting, February 6, 2013

The Cherrywood Land Use and Transportation (LUT) Committee met on February 6, 2013 at 7:15 p.m., at Taqueria Los Altos. The meeting was chaired by Girard Kinney and the agenda was the following:

7:15pm; Introductions

7:20pm; report from GK rep re: UBC meeting last week & call for recommendations to Steering Committee for CNA reps to UBC

7:30pm: discussion regarding lack of clarity in City Codes & strategies to remedy.  Invitation to city personnel to address LUT?  SC? General Meeting?

7:45pm: Continued discussion around the topic of safe, walkable streets, with emphasis on strategies to deal with overflow and inappropriately located parking.

  • Overflow parking from perimeter businesses, including need for more on-street parking on E38th½ St.

  • Overflow parking from residences (single family and duplexes)

  • Parking infringements too close to intersections and drives

  • Neighborhood Parking Permit Program

  • Illegal parking left wheel to curb

  • Shifting neighborhood habits to walking and bicycling to perimeter destinations.

  • Provision of more and better located bicycle parking facilities.

8:20pm: Assignment of tasks regarding safe, walkable streets.

8:30pm: Future agenda items and open discussion about relevant topics

8:40pm: New business

8:45pm: Adjourn

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