Legal Notices

The Town welcomes participation in public hearings. As a courtesy, below are current notices for upcoming land use, code amendments, and other items pending before the Town's deciding bodies.
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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing meeting on TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

* Adopt a resolution making determinations and approving the reorganization of territory designated as Shannon Road No. 27, approximately 28.61 acres on property pre-zoned RC. APN 537-27-047. Annexation Application AN-17-001. PROPERTY LOCATION: 14915 Shannon Road. PROPERTY OWNER/APPLICANT: Elam Family Trust. PROJECT PLANNER: Jocelyn Shoopman.

Any item marked with an asterisk (*) is on the consent calendar. The Town Council will sometimes act on items on the consent calendar in one motion. Before the Council acts on the consent calendar, any person wishing to have a consent item discussed may request that the Town Council remove it from the consent calendar and it will be heard under the New Public Hearing section of the agenda. Requests for discussion made after action on the consent calendar cannot be considered.

Information concerning the above application is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff report to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 E. Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town Council at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 12/22/17

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing meeting on TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

16212 Los Gatos Boulevard – Planned Development Application PD-17-002. Consider a request for approval of an exception to the story pole policy to allow an alternative to standard story pole installation to illustrate and provide notice of the proposed project. APNs 523-06-010 and -011. PROPERTY OWNER/APPLICANT: 16212 Los Gatos Blvd., LLC. PROJECT PLANNER: Jocelyn Shoopman

Information concerning the above applications is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 East Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The staff reports to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 East Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov. Note: Town offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of the Martin Luther King Holiday.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above applications in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearings described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town Council at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 1/5/18

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING OF ORDINANCE (SUMMARIZED)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the Town Council of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Town Council Chamber, Civic Center, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, to consider adopting an amendment to the Town Code: AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS AMENDING CHAPTER 14, ARTICLE X, SECTION 14.110.010 – 14.100.085, ENTITLED SPECIAL EVENTS TO PROVIDE FOR FURTHER CLARIFICATION AND DEFINITIONS; PROVIDE FOR A PERMIT AND EXEMPTIONS PROCESS AND REVOCATION, TERMINATION AND APPEAL OF A SPECIAL EVENT PERMIT.

Town Council meets at 7:00 p.m., in the Town Council Chamber, Civic Center, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, California. A complete copy of the ordinance is available in the Clerk Department, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, California. All interested parties are invited to attend and be heard. If you wish to challenge the action of the Town Council in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town of Los Gatos Town Hall at, or prior to, the public hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub: LG 01/05/2018

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing meeting on TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

PROJECT: Amendments to the North Forty Specific Plan
Consider amendments to the North Forty Specific Plan. The potential amendments are intended to be specific, require no additional environmental analysis, and require no modifications to the Town’s certified Housing Element of the General Plan. APN 424-07-009, 010, 024 through 027, 031 through 037, 052 through 054, 060, 063 through 065, 070, 081 through 086, 090, 094 through 095, 099, 100, 102 through 112, 424-06-115, 116, and 129. PROPERTY OWNERS: Swenson C B Trustee, Los Gatos Gateway LLC, Yuki Farms, ETPH LP, William Mattes, Grosvenor USA, William Hirschman, Elizabeth Dodson, Patricia Connell, MBK Enterprise, Dewey Ventura, Los Gatos Medical Office Center LLC, Iris Gin, John and Allison Diep LLC, Matthew Bernal, LG Boulevard Holdings LLC, Polaris Navigation, EW Real Estate LLC, Lazaar Ent LLC, Piyush Kothary, Summerhill N40 LLC, Jane Mattes, LGB LLC. APPLICANT: Town of Los Gatos.

Information concerning the above application is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff report to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 E. Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov. Please Note: Town offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr day.


All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town Council at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 1/5/18

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
INTRODUCTION AND FIRST READING OF AN ORDINANCE (SUMMARIZED)
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the Town Council of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing for Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Town Council Chamber, Civic Center, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, to consider adopting an Amendment to the Town Code: AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS AMENDING SECTIONS 2.20.025 OF THE LOS GATOS TOWN CODE TO INCREASE TOWN COUNCIL SALARIES FROM $200 PER MONTH TO $570 PER MONTH, EFFECTIVE JANAURY 1, 2019.

Town Council meets at 7:00 p.m., in the Town Council Chamber, Civic Center, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, California. A complete copy of the ordinance is available in the Clerk Department, 110 E. Main Street, Los Gatos, California. All interested parties are invited to attend and be heard. If you wish to challenge the action of the Town Council in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town of Los Gatos Town Hall at, or prior to, the public hearing.

/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 1/5/2018

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing meeting on TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

*Consider adopting a resolution to set a date for consideration of the reorganization of an uninhabited area designated as Hilow Road No. 07, approximately 0.27 acres on property pre-zoned R-1:8. APN 532-04-080. Annexation Application AN16-002. PROJECT LOCATION: 16386 Hilow Road. PROPERTY OWNER/APPLICANT: Mali Hariri. PROJECT PLANNER: Azhar Khan.

Any item marked with an asterisk (*) is on the consent calendar. The Town Council will sometimes act on items on the consent calendar in one motion. Before the Council acts on the consent calendar, any person wishing to have a consent item discussed may request that the Town Council remove it from the consent calendar and it will be heard under the New Public Hearing section of the agenda. Requests for discussion made after action on the consent calendar cannot be considered.

Information concerning the above applications is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 East Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The staff reports to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 East Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov. Note: Town offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above applications in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearings described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town Council at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 1/5/18

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2018 BUSINESS TAX AND LICENSING
BUSINES LICENSE RENEWALS FOR ALL BUSINESSES INCLUDING
HOME-BASED BUSINESSES


Business license taxes were due January 2, 2018. As a courtesy, reminder notices were mailed in December 2017. Per Town Code Section 14.10.075, a 25% late penalty will be assessed on February 5, 2018 if payment is not received by February 2, 2018. For more information, call (408) 354-6835.

/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 1/5/2018

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
OFFICE OF THE CLERK ADMINISTRATOR
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
TO DESTROY WEEDS


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on November 21, 2017, pursuant to the provisions of Section 11.20.020 of the Town Code of the Town of Los Gatos, the Town Council of said Town adopted a Resolution (2017-063) declaring that all weeds growing upon any private property or in any street, sidewalk or alley, as defined in Section 11.20.010 of such Code, constitute a public nuisance, which nuisance must be abated by the destruction or removal thereof.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that property owners shall, within thirty (30) days after the adoption of such resolution, or within the time specified in a written agreement with the Director of Parks and Public Works of the Town of Los Gatos, or the Director of Parks and Public Works’ representative, whichever time shall be later, remove all such weeds from their property, the abutting sidewalks, and the abutting half of the street in front, and alleys, if any, behind such property, and between the lot lines thereof as extended, or such weeds will be destroyed or removed and such nuisance abated by the Town of Los Gatos, in which case the cost of such destruction or removal will be assessed upon the lots and lands from which, or from the front or rear of which, such weeds shall have been destroyed or removed, and such cost will constitute a lien upon such lots or lands until paid; and will be collected upon the next tax roll upon which general municipal taxes are collected. All property owners having any objections to the proposed destruction or removal of such weeds are hereby notified to attend a meeting of the Town Council of such Town to be held in the Council Chambers of said Town, at 110 East Main Street, TUESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2018, AT 7:00 P.M. or as soon thereafter as the matter can be heard, when and where their objections will be heard and given due consideration.

A COMPLETE RECORD OF THE ABOVE IS ON FILE IN THE OFFICE OF THE CLERK ADMINISTRATOR

/s/ Shelley Neis
CLERK ADMINISTRATOR OF THE TOWN OF LOS GATOS

PUB: December 29, 2017 and January 5, 2018

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
PLANNING COMMISSION
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
DATE: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2018
TIME: 7:00 P.M.
LOCATION: COUNCIL CHAMBERS, 110 EAST MAIN STREET


1) *22 S. Santa Cruz – Conditional Use Permit Application U-16-003. Annual review of an approved Conditional Use Permit to operate group cooking classes (Cucina Bambini) with beer and wine service and alternating use of parking on property zoned C-2. APN 510-45-014. PROJECT PLANNER: Jocelyn Shoopman
2) 16135 Cerro Vista Drive – Architecture and Site Application S-17-044. Requesting approval for construction of an addition greater than 100 square feet to the existing second-story and to exceed the maximum floor area ratio (FAR) and maximum building height for an existing single-family residence on property zoned HR-2½. APN 537-30-018. PROPERTY OWNER: Ruben Caballero. APPLICANT: Todd Bayless, Flury Bryant Design Group. PROJECT PLANNER: Ryan Safty.

Any item marked with an asterisk (*) is on the consent calendar. The Planning Commission will sometimes act on items on the consent calendar in one motion. Before the Commission acts on the consent calendar, any person wishing to have a consent item discussed may request that the Planning Commission remove it from the consent calendar and it will be heard under the New Public Hearing section of the agenda. Requests for discussion made after action on the consent calendar cannot be considered.

Information concerning the above applications is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff reports to the Planning Commission will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Town Clerk’s Office from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and the Town Library, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov.

All persons interested in said applications are encouraged to appear at the public hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
PLANNING COMMISSION
/s/Joel Paulson, Secretary
Pub LG 1/12/18 

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PLANNING COMMISSION
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
DATE: WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2018
TIME: 7:00 P.M.


SUBJECT: ORDINANCE AMENDMENT – PLANNED DEVELOPMENT OVERLAY AND CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT TABLE
Consider amendments to Chapter 29 (Zoning Regulations) of the Town Code, the General Plan, and other policy documents regarding planned development ordinances and the Conditional Use Permit Table. Town Code and General Plan Amendment Applications A-17-006 and GP-17-003. PROJECT LOCATION: Town Wide. APPLICANT: Town of Los Gatos.

Information concerning the above application is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

The staff report to the Planning Commission will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 E. Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov. Note: Town offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
PLANNING COMMISSION
/s/Joel Paulson, Secretary
Pub LG 1/12/18 

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TOWN OF LOS GATOS
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that the TOWN COUNCIL of the Town of Los Gatos has scheduled a public hearing meeting on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Civic Center, 110 East Main Street, Los Gatos, to:

*Adopt a resolution making determinations and approving the reorganization of an uninhabited area designated Hilow Road No. 07, an approximately 0.27 acre on property pre-zoned R-1:8 and located at 16386 Hilow Road. APN 532-04-080. Annexation Application AN16-002. PROPERTY OWNER /APPLICANT: Mali Hariri. PROJECT PLANNER: Azhar Khan.

Any item marked with an asterisk (*) is on the consent calendar. The Town Council will sometimes act on items on the consent calendar in one motion. Before the Council acts on the consent calendar, any person wishing to have a consent item discussed may request that the Town Council remove it from the consent calendar and it will be heard under the New Public Hearing section of the agenda. Requests for discussion made after action on the consent calendar cannot be considered.

Information concerning the above application is on file in the Community Development Department at 110 E. Main Street, and available for public inspection during regular public counter hours 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; and the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours.

The staff report to the Town Council will be available for public review three days prior to the meeting in the Community Development Department and Town Clerk’s Department at 110 E. Main Street; the Town Library, 100 Villa Avenue, during regular business hours; and on the Town’s website at www.losgatosca.gov. Note: Town offices will be closed Monday, January 15, 2018 in observance of the Martin Luther King holiday.

All INTERESTED PERSONS are encouraged to appear at the Public Hearing and be heard. If anyone wishes to challenge the action on the above application in court, they may be limited to raising only those issues they or anyone else raised at the Public Hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Town Council at, or prior to, the Public Hearing. Deadline for all written correspondence is 11:00 a.m. the day of the meeting.

TOWN OF LOS GATOS
/s/ Shelley Neis, Clerk Administrator
Pub LG 1/12/18

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