4 W. Santa Inez, San Mateo
February 2016: John Matthews Architects proposes 10 units of housing at 4 W. Santa Inez
August 8, 2017: The project is heard at the city’s planning commission and continued to a date uncertain, after two hours of testimony.
September 26, 2017: A motion of intent to deny is passed at the planning commission.
October 10, 2017: The project is officially denied at the planning commission. John Matthews Architects appeals the decision.
February 5, 2018: The City of San Mateo’s city council upholds the planning commission’s denial, contradicting the requirements of the state Housing Accountability Act.
April 26, 2018: CaRLA files suit, alleging a violation of the Housing Accountability Act
Status: Litigation in progress
Filings and Letters
|April 30, 2018||Petition||CaRLA||Petition for Writ of Administrative Mandate|
|February 2, 2018||Letter||CaRLA||Legal threat letter|
We had our attorney send in a formal threat letter to the city, outlining how they broke the law and why we will win.
Last modified 2018-06-22 12:37