Notice of Public Hearing – City Council – June 17, 2024, 7:00 p.m.

Posted on June 13, 2024

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on Monday, June 17, 2024, at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers located at 5111 Benito Street, Montclair, CA 91763, the City Council of the City of Montclair will conduct a public hearing concerning the following:

  • First Reading — Consider Ordinance No. 24-1006 amending the Zoning Code and repealing and replacing Chapter 11.23 of the Montclair Municipal Code relating to Accessory Dwelling Units and Junior Dwelling Units in Residential Zones (Case No. 24–1).
  • Consider setting a public hearing for second reading and to consider adoption of Ordinance No. 24-1006 on Monday, July 1, 2024, at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers.

On May 13, 2024, the Montclair Planning Commission, by a vote of 4–1, approved Planning Commission Resolution No. 24–1987 recommending City Council adoption of Ordinance No. 24–1006.

Environmental Assessment:  The project is exempt from environmental review under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) pursuant to Public Resources Code Section 21080.17 and CEQA Guidelines Section 15282(h), which states that “the adoption of an ordinance regarding second units in a single–family or multifamily zone by a city or county to implement the provisions of Sections 65852.1 and 65852.2 of the Government Code” are exempt from the requirements of CEQA. Similarly, the ministerial approval of ADUs would not be a project for CEQA purposes, and environmental review would not be required prior to approving individual applications.

Si desea información en Español acerca de esta propuesta, por favor comuníquese con Silvia Gutiérrez en la ciudad de Montclair, al teléfono (909) 625–9435.

Any additional documentation related to the above item may be reviewed at least 72 hours prior to the hearing by contacting the City Clerk’s Office by telephone at (909) 625–9416 or by email at to request to be emailed digital copies of the documents; or by downloading the agenda packet for the City Council meeting posted on the City’s website at and reviewing the documents within the agenda packet.

INVITATION TO BE HEARD:  All interested persons will be given an opportunity to comment on the above-referenced item at the public hearing and any subsequent public hearings conducted related to the item.  In addition, written comments may be submitted to the City Council prior to the hearing via U.S. Mail to the attention of City Clerk’s Office, City of Montclair, P.O. Box 2308, Montclair, CA, 91763; by completing the online public comment submission form at; or via email to Please reference the hearing subject and date of the hearing in any correspondence.

If you wish to challenge any of the above items in court, the challenge will be limited only to those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearings in written correspondence delivered to the City at or prior to the public hearings as described in this notice.  The City cannot be held responsible for U.S. Mail that is not received prior to the hearings.

It is the intention of the City of Montclair to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  If you require special assistance beyond what is normally provided, the City will attempt to accommodate you in every reasonable manner.  Please contact the City Clerk’s Office at (909) 625–9416 to inform us of your particular needs.

/s/ Andrea M. Myrick
City Clerk

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