The Whole Foods Market has been constructed and tenant spaces are undergoing construction.
The Whole Foods and the Park project (proposed project) includes the development of two parcels totaling 5.88 acres. The project site is currently vacant. The proposed project consists of a new, 38,425 square-foot community shopping center in the Civic Center area of the City of Malibu. The floor area ratio (FAR) for the project would be 0.15. The shopping center is designed to be anchored by a 24,549 square-foot Whole Foods Market and four smaller commercial retail buildings totaling 13,876 square feet. The buildings would have pitched roofs up to 28 feet in height and would surround a central parking area with walkways, landscaping, and outdoor amenities integrated throughout. The proposed project is intended to provide a variety of community and visitor-serving commercial uses, including up to 4,000 square feet of restaurant use and approximately 4,800 square feet designed for outdoor seating and dining.
The applicant is seeking the following entitlements as part of the proposed project:
Specific Plan in accordance with Malibu Municipal Code Section 17.02.045;
General Plan Amendment and Zoning Map Amendment to change APN 4458-022-022 from Commercial General to Commercial Visitor Serving-1, consistent with the Local Coastal Program;
Lot Merger of the two parcels;
Coastal Development Permit for construction of the shopping center;
Conditional Use Permit for construction of more than 500 square feet of commercial space, restaurant uses and onsite and offsite alcohol sales;
Site Plan Review for remedial grading quantities, and structure heights up to 28 feet; and
Minor Modification for reduction of required yards.
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