CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT No. CUP19-010
Merced Rescue Mission - A request to establish and construct a 45,000 square foot community care/adult recovery facility with interim supportive housing and residential rehabilitation programs for homeless persons, including families and veterans. The facility will include respite care, administrative offices, classroom, kitchen and dining facilities, and recreational facilities. The project site is located on the north side of Cone Avenue, approximately 800 feet east of Martin Luther King Jr. Way in the Merced Area, identified as Assessor Parcel Numbers (APNs) 259-060-004 and 259-060-005.The property is designated Merced Urban Community Low Density Residential land use in the General Plan and is zoned R-2 (Two Family Residential). CEQA – Staff recommends the Planning Commission find that the project is exempt from environmental review pursuant to Section 21159.25 of the CEQA Guidelines – “Unincorporated County Infill Mixed-Use Residential.” TSH
1) Open/close public hearing;
2) Determine that the project can be found exempt from environmental review pursuant to Section 21159.25 – “Unincorporated County Infill Mixed-Use Residential” of the CEQA Guidelines; and,
3) Approve Conditional Use Permit No. CUP19-010 based on the findings included in the staff report and subject to the recommended conditions of approval.