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601 E. Cedar Avenue

A three-story multifamily development with 46 residential units. 
​​​​The project received approval of a 35 percent increase in density, as required under the State of California Density Bonus Law. The project would provide affordable housing – 2 of the units would be made available to very low-income households and 6 of the units would be made available to low income households. The project was approved on May 21, 2019.

ADDRESS:
601-615 E. Cedar Avenue
Burbank, CA 91501
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A three-story multifamily development with 46 residential units. The project received approval of a 35 percent increase in density, as required under the State of California Density Bonus Law. The project would provide affordable housing – 2 of the units would be made available to very low-income households and 6 of the units would be made available to low income households. The Project site is zoned R-4 High Density Residential and is currently improved with 14 residential units that would be demolished as part of this Project. 
Public Meetings
  • May 9, 2018 – Community Meeting – An in-person community meeting was held to present the project and receive feedback from members of the public.
  • January 7, 2019 – Planning Board Hearing – At this meeting the Planning Board considered an appeal to the Community Development Director’s approval of the project. The Planning Board denied the appeal, thus approving the project.
  • April 30, 2019 – City Council Hearing #1 – At this meeting the City Council considered an appeal to the Planning Board’s approval of the project. The City Council continued the item to the May 21, 2019 City Council Meeting.
  • May 21, 2019 – City Council Hearing #2 – At this meeting the City Council considered an appeal to the Planning Board’s approval of the project. The City Council denied the appeal, thus approving the project.
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  • June 29, 2017 – Development Review Application Submitted
  • May 9, 2018 – Community Meeting
  • October 25, 2018 – Date of Director’s Decision
  • January 7, 2019 – Planning Board Hearing
  • April 30, 2019 – City Council Hearing #1
  • May 21, 2019 – City Council Hearing #2 – Development Review Application Approved
  • Today – The Applicant is working on getting building permits to begin construction.
The Project qualifies for a categorical exemption under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) in accordance with Section 15332 of the State CEQA Guidelines for infill development within urbanized areas.

Contact Information

Daniel Villa
Senior Planner
dvilla@burbankca.gov(818) 238-5250