Projects in Process

The following table outlines discretionary projects currently in process with the Community Development Department. Discretionary projects are those that require review by either the Planning Commission and/or the City Council. Please note that dates below are tentative and are subject to change as project details evolve and commission agendas are set.

For information regarding any of the current projects, please call 714-990-7674. You may select a tentative public hearing date below for any available staff reports.

LocationProject DescriptionApplicantTentative Public Hearing
Date & Documents

1200 W Lambert RdRequest for a CUP application from the establishment of Veritas Classical Academy, private school, within the existing Nachimban Church. 
David Kim

In Process
Mercury Apartments -
South East Corner of Berry St & Mercury Ln
Request for a zone change from Commercial Industrial to Planned Community and construct 114 unit workforce apartment unitsManley Fanticola, LLC

Draft EIR Vol. 1

Draft EIR Vol. 2

Planned Community Master Plan

In Process
300 S Brea BlvdRequest for CUP application for a modification of a existing full service car wash to an express car wash.Lee KhosraviMeeting cancelled, item will be re-noticed. 
1065 Brea Mall A request to demolish demolishing the Sears department store and surrounding surface parking to allow a mix of uses—including retail, 312 for-rent residential apartments, a resort-type fitness center, and outdoor plazas and gathering spaces. Jocelyn Gubler, Simon Property GroupIn Process 
109 Lilac Ln Request for General Plan Amendment and zone change from public facility to R-1 Single Family Residential. Construct single-story residence with accessory structures and private equestrian uses. Donna Perez
In Process
285 S Berry StRequest for temporary parking of vans and personal use vehicles.Fed Ex Ground
In Process
331-333 Cliffwood Park StRequest for CUP application for an Electronic Waste Disassembly Facility in M-1 Light Industrial. Phillip Schwartz
In Process
SEC Berry St & Mercury LnRequest to construct 114 unit apartment building with zone change from M-1 Light Industrial to P-C Planned Community.Dwight Manley

In Process
411 S Sievers AveRequest for Tentative Parcel Map 2019-115 subdivision of 3 parcels.Michael Jelensky
In Process
1001 E Imperial HwyRequest to update comprehensive sign program and facade improvements at the Brea Village Center.David Gamboa
In Process

220 S Brea Blvd - Hampton Inn HotelRequest to build a 5 story, 116 room hotel. 
Staff Report In Process
Brea 265 - East of N Rose Dr. & North of E Imperial HwyRequest for a master planned on a 260-acre site located in the City of Brea and City’s Sphere of Influence.
The site is located south of Lambert Road/Carbon Canyon Road, north of Rose Drive, east of Valencia Avenue and west of Carbon Canyon Regional Park. The Specific Plan area is bisected by Valencia Avenue and by Lambert Road.
Aera Energy, LLC

Project booklet

In Process

603 S Valencia, Unit A (Amendment to CUP 10-15)Request to add a new building addition totaling 8514 SFCalvary ChurchApproved

Brea Imperial CenterDemolish two existing pad buildings, major façade improvements and construct new drive-thru restaurant.JLJ (USA) Investments, LLC
In Construction 
149 W Lambert BoulevardA request to allow residential care facility in the C-G, General Commercial zone.Silverado Residential Card
In Construction
Brea Place - NWC & NEC of Birch Street & State College Boulevard

Brea Place - NWC & NEC of Birch Street & State College Boulevard

Brea Place - NWC & NEC of Birch Street & State College Boulevard

Brea Place - NWC & NEC of Birch Street & State College Boulevard

Brea Place - NWC & NEC of Birch Street & State College Boulevard

A proposal to develop a mixed-use infill development including 653 residential apartments and 5,000 square feet of commercial tenant space and a 146 room hotel.Bhavesh Parikh, HinesStaff Report- June 27, 2017

1. Project Plans

2. Resolution for Tentative Parcel Map No. 2016-178

3. Resolution for Precise Development Review No. 16-04(B)

4. Resolution for Precise Development Review No. 16-04(A)

5. Parking Memorandum

6. Kimley Horn Memorandum

7. Correspondence

8. Staff Reports, February 28, March 28, April 25, 2017

May 23rd Planning Commission Meeting Cancellation
The Brea Place applicant, Hines, has informed the City they are continuing to work on the plans to address the direction received from the Planning Commission and the input received from the community. Although they felt they could provide all the information needed to make the May 23 Planning Commission meeting, they need additional time to further refine their plans. When an updated Brea Place plan is submitted we will let you know. Thank you for your interest in the City of Brea. If you have any questions you can contact the Planning Division at (714) 990- 7674.

City Attorney Memo re: Brea Place Environmental Review

Staff Report April 25, 2017

1. Environmental Memo March 16, 2017

2. RWG Memo April 13, 2017

3. Carbon Monoxide Hotspots Memo

4. FBI variances affecting crime

5. Correspondence

6. Findings

7. Draft Conditions of Approval

Documents from Hines for Planning Commission- April 20, 2017

Additional Correspondence for Planning Commission

March 28, 2017

Staff Report March 28, 2017

Correspondence Regarding Hines

Staff Presentation March 28, 2017

Applicant Brea Place Presentation

February 28, 2017

Staff Report

1. Vicinity Map

2. Public Notice

3. Brea Place Addendum No. 16-01 and Traffic Study

4. General Plan Environmental Impact Report

5. 2013 Housing Element Addendum

6. Project Plans

7. Project Description

8. HWA Parking Study

9. Gibson Parking Study

2.28.17 PC Meeting PowerPoint

Memo to Planning Commission - CEQA Process Clarifications
In Construction
340-420 W. Central Ave.Central Park Village - Request to develop a mixed use project with residential, commercial, and medical uses.JH Real Estate PartnersStaff Report

1. Vicinity Map 

2. Public Hearing Notice 

3. Draft Resolution

4. Draft Resolution

5. Draft Resolution

6. Parking Study

7.  Project Booklet
In Construction

Initial Study

(1 of 4)

DEIR Appendices
(2 of 4)

Response to DEIR Comments
(3 of 4)

FEIR 11-01
(4 of 4)

Quick Fact Sheet
NEC of Valencia Ave. and Imperial Highway and SWC of Birch St. and Kraemer Blvd.La Floresta - Request to develop two properties with either mixed-use or residential uses.La Floresta, LLCApproved by the City Council May 18, 2010
(for associated documents click here and find May 18 meeting)

Continued to September 23, 2008
Staff Memo to the Planning Commission

Continued to
August 26, 2008
PC Agenda

See Staff Memo to Planning Commission

August 12, 2008
See Staff Report

To view any attachments not included in above report - hard copies are available for viewing at the Development Services Counter, 3rd Floor
In Construction

Final EIR

Response to EIR Comments

Appendix A for Response to EIR Comments

Project Overview Booklet

Initial Study

Quick Fact Sheet

Draft Environmental Impact Report
East end of Carbon Canyon, Northwest of Carbon Canyon RoadCanyon Crest - Request to develop a 367.5-acre site with 165 single family homes.The Shopoff GroupApril 22, 2008

Continued to May 13, 2008

Continued to May 27, 2008

The project was approved by the Planning Commission on June 24, 2008 and has been appealed to the City Council.

Staff Report for June 24, 2008 Planning Commission Meeting

Final EIR

Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report

How to make effective comments on the RDEIR