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1119 Industrial Way - Digital Billboard

Billboard pic for website


The project includes the construction of a new double-sided digital billboard at 1119 Industrial Road with a total height of 55'. The billboard displays would be 14’ tall by 48’ wide in a “V” configuration and located 41’ above the ground. The project also includes the removal of an existing billboard at 239 Old County Road.


CEQA public review period from August 3, 2018 through August 23, 2018.


1119 Industrial Road LED Billboard Initial Study

Project Applicant:
Bryan Scott
Outfront Media
1695 Eastshore Hwy
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 559-1139


Project Planner:
Lisa Costa Sanders
(650) 802-4207

1-2 Circle Star Way



Amend Ordinance 1230, which restricts the direction of egress from Circle Star Plaza on Industrial Road, to reconfigure the traffic signal at Industrial Road and Circle Star Way/G Street to allow left turns out of the Circle Star Plaza. Cut-through traffic onto G Street from the Plaza would be restricted by a concrete median island.


Project Applicant:

William Messori, Griffin Capital
(310) 469-6100


Project Planner:

Lisa Costa Sanders
(650) 802-4207


Transit Village

Transit Village

Description  Status  Contact

On Nov. 25, 2013 the City Council approved the Planned Development Plan (PD Plan). This Plan includes two separate but related projects described as follows:

  • A transit-oriented, mixed-use development located on 6.26 acres that consists of eight new buildings. That includes multiple-family dwelling units in Buildings 1 through 6, and commercial space located in Buildings 6, 7 and 8, a public plaza in front of the San Carlos Historic Depot, and related parking, driveways, landscaping and utilities. A total of 202 new multiple-family rental units with parking, driveways, landscaping and utilities will be constructed in six three-story buildings, and two two-story commercial buildings located just north and south of the existing Historic Depot will provide 25,800 square feet of new commercial space.
  • A multi-modal transit center (new parking lot for the San Carlos Caltrain station) including a commuter parking lot and landscaping on 4.27 acres.


Transit Village Draft Environmental Impact Report
Transit Village Final Environmental Impact Report

Approved/ Under Construction


2811 San Carlos Ave.

San Carlos Ave

Description  Status  Contact

11 new single-family homes.


Approved/Under Construction


Construction Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Saturdays, no work on Sundays or holidays. Grading is limited to 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday only. Dirt haul is limited to 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday through Friday only.

Wheeler Plaza

Wheeler Plaza-1

Description  Status  Contact

The Wheeler Plaza Development project consists of 2.65 acres at San Carlos Avenue, Walnut Street and Laurel Street. The City Council approved the development at its June 8, 2015 meeting.


Wheeler Plaza Draft Environmental Impact Report
Wheeler Plaza Final Environmental Impact Report


To receive regular project updates, visit, call (650) 394-5214 or email

Approved/Under Construction

Landmark Hotel

Landmark Hotel

Description  Status  Contact
The Planning Commission approved the project plans on July 6, 2015 and the City Council issued its approval of the project at its July 27, 2015 meeting. The project is currently under construction.

The hotel development includes the construction of a four-story, upscale, extended-stay hotel. The hotel will include 204 guest rooms with surface parking and site landscaping. On-site hotel amenities include a lobby, outdoor patio areas with a pool and sport court, fitness area and laundry center, limited food service and a meeting room. All guest rooms will include individual kitchens.

Construction Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Saturdays, no work on Sundays or holidays. Grading and dirt haul is limited to Monday through Friday only.

Dirt Haul Route: Industrial Road to Holly Street (east only) to USA Highway 101.

Approved/Under Construction

887 Industrial Road (formerly known as Meridian 25)

Meridian 25 – 887 Industrial Road-1 Meridian 25 – 887 Industrial Road-2

Description  Status  Contact

The City approved an application for a new Class A office complex on Industrial Road at the corner of Bransten Road. The project includes demolition of the existing industrial buildings and construction of two new office buildings, landscaping, outdoor amenity space and a parking structure.


The office buildings are six stories and include a total of approximately 528,520 square feet of floor area. The parking structure will have approximately 1,510 vehicle parking spaces over six levels; three levels will be underground, one at grade and two above-grade. The project also includes 151 short-term and 76 long-term bicycle parking spaces. The landscaping and amenity space is approximately two acres and includes 150 new trees.


1525 San Carlos Ave.

1525 San Carlos Avenue

Description  Status  Contact

The project includes the demolition of the existing single-family home and construction of a four-story mixed-use development with 18 residential units and one commercial unit. The property recently sold to a new owner.  A follow-up notice will be sent to neighbors and posted on this page prior to the start of activity at this site.


The Planning Commission approved this project on October 5, 2015. Demolition is expected to begin in Fall 2017.

777 Industrial Road - Honda

777 Industrial Road - Honda-1

Description  Status  Contact
  •  Automotive sales and service facility.
  • 47,220 square-foot, two-story building with above-surface parking.
  • Auto display lot along Industrial Road.
Approved/Under Construction

1336 Arroyo Ave.

Description  Status  Contact

The sanctuary building located at the corner of Arroyo Avenue and Elm Street has been demolished. The existing community assembly building located in the approximate center of the existing parcel will remain. It includes offices, meeting space and a childcare center and is referred to as Mahany Hall.


The property has been subdivided to create four lots: one lot for community assembly use (church); and three residential lots near the corner of Arroyo Avenue and Elm Street for development of single-family homes. Construction of two new buildings on the community assembly lot is underway. The first is a new sanctuary. The second is community space, offices and a parsonage housing unit on the second floor.


Construction Hours: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Weekend work is allowed only with advance permission from the Community Development Director.

Approved/Under Construction

1091 Industrial Road – Hilton Garden Inn

Description  Status  Contact
The proposed project includes the demolition of the existing commercial building and construction of a new Hilton Garden Inn Hotel on the 1.6 acre site located at 1091 Industrial Road. The project consists of a seven-story hotel with 162 guest rooms and a four-level parking structure for both vehicular and bicycle parking. The project includes on-site guest amenities and landscaping.  

The Planning Commission approved the project on  May 15, 2017.


An Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration were prepared to evaluate the potential environmental impacts of the proposed hotel project in accordance with the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA). The Initial Study concludes that the proposed project would not have a significant adverse effect on the environment with implementation of mitigation measures.

644-668 Laurel St.

644-668 Laurel Street

Description  Status  Contact
  •  Major building renovation.
  • 549 square-foot first-floor addition.
  • 6,447 square-foot second-floor addition.
Approved/Under Construction

1501 Cherry St.


Description  Status  Contact
The project site is 22,250 square feet in area and is located at the corner of Cherry Street and Chestnut Street. The approved development includes a 34-unit condominium complex within a four-story building with underground parking and associated site and landscape improvements. Excavation, the lower garage slab, and the grade-level podium are complete. The current project completion date is slated for early 2019.

520 El Camino Real

 Status  Contact

The project is a mixed-use development, including two ground-level commercial spaces and parking with nine condominium units above.

Approved/Under Construction

Project Planner:

Jill Lewis

(650) 802-4361



Sun Carlos LLC

934 Laurel St.

934 Laurel Street-1934 Laurel Street-2

Description  Status  Contact
The project is a three-story mixed-use development with two commercial spaces at the ground floor, below-grade parking and three residential units above. Approved/ Under Construction

530 Walnut St.

530 Walnut Street

Description  Status  Contact
The project includes four stories with nine rental units. The existing house will be demolished. Site parking requirements will be satisfied by a combination of car parking, bike parking and the implementation of a Transportation Demand Management (TDM) plan. A total of 10 car parking stalls will be added at grade as part of this project in addition to sufficient bike parking for the residents. Approved

545 Walnut St.

Description  Status Contact
545 Walnut St. is a four-story development with nine apartment units and below-grade parking. The City Council approved the project on Jan. 11, 2016.

777 Walnut St.

777 Walnut Street

Description  Status  Contact
On October 6, 2014, the Planning Commission granted a Conditional Use Permit, Below Market Rate (BMR) Housing Plan and Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Plan approval to Landmark Development to allow for the construction of this development. Approved/Under Construction

977 Laurel St.

977 Laurel Street

 Description  Status  Contact
This project includes 960 square feet of retail with eight residential rental units above. One unit is a below-market rate unit, affordable to very-low income households.  Approved/Under Construction

1501 San Carlos Ave.

1501 San Carlos Avenue

Description  Status  Contact
This mixed use-project comprises six residential units above 625 square feet of commercial space.  Approved/Under Construction

26 El Camino

Description  Status  Contact
The proposed hotel development includes the demolition of the existing 29-room hotel and construction of a new four-story hotel. The hotel will include 104 guest rooms, with below-grade parking and site landscaping. On-site hotel amenities include a lobby, enclosed pool, fitness center and limited guest food service. The Planning Commission approved Design Review, Conditional Use Permit and grading and dirt haul for a new hotel development at its July 17, 2017 meeting.

1667 San Carlos Ave.

Description  Status  Contact
The project involves the demolition of one existing three-unit residential building and the construction of a four-story building with six residential condominium housing units, 675 square feet of commercial space, on-site parking and landscape improvements. The Planning Commission approved the project on March 6, 2017.