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Project Description

A Signature Project for a Mixed Use development project that would allow two development scenarios: (1) up to 188 residential units, a minimum of 108,000 square feet of commercial space, and an approximately 43,583 square feet publically accessible park or (2) should the planned amount of jobs be reduced in the Urban Village for which the site is located then allow up to 493 residential units, a minimum of 38,360 square feet of commercial space, and an approximately 43,583 square feet publically accessible park, on a 10.6 gross acre site.

Illustrative Site Plan Map of Capitol Project
The project is within the N. Capitol Avenue/McKee Road Urban Village. The Envision San José 2040 General Plan Land Use/Transportation Diagram has designated of Neighborhood/Community Commercial. Any residential development on this site prior to the adoption of an Urban Village, requires the project to conform to the Signature Project requirements as prescribed in the General Plan.    

Existing: Multiple Residence Zoning District (RM)
Proposed: Planned Development Zoning District (CN(PD))

Application Information
File Numbers: PDC16-002, PD16-025, PT16-035
Submittal Date: January 13, 2016
Owner Name: Krass Deborah Trustee
Applicant Name: City Ventures (Samantha Hauser)
More Information: Online Permits

Site Location Data
Address / Street Location: Southwest corner of N. Capitol Avenue and Gimelli Way (641 N. Capitol Avenue)
Assessor's Parcel Number(s): 254-06-042
City Council District: 5
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Architectural Plan Set 
Plan Set - Revision Submitted August 16, 2016 (Note: this is a 75 MB file)

Environmental Documents
Upon completion of draft reports, documents will be posted on the Environmental Review webpage.

Public Outreach / Meetings
Public Community Meetings were held on:
  • March 10, 2016
  • June 20, 2016
  • September 8, 2016 

Planning Staff Contact

Name / Title: John Tu, Planner III
Phone: (408) 535-6818