The City of Lake Forest
Plan Commission Agenda
Regular Meeting Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Council Chambers, City Hall, 220 E. Deerpath
John L. Anderson
Michael Ley, Chairman
Plan Commission meetings are broadcast live on Cable TV
1. Introduction of Commissioners and staff.
2. Approval of minutes.
3. Public Hearing: Mendino Duplex Development, 1411, 1421 and 1423
McKinley Road — Consideration of a request for approval of a duplex
development comprised of two new buildings (four units) and related site
improvements and request for approval of a plat of consolidation (two parcels to
a single parcel). Consideration under the Planned Apartment Development
Owner: Joseph Mendino
Representatives: Brunner Consulting – Engineering
Don Fiore Company, Inc. – Landscaping
Robert O’Donnell, attorney
4. Public Hearing: Consideration of a request for approval of a Special Use Permit
authorizing a new restaurant, Dunkin Donuts, with a drive-thru facility. The
proposed location is in the East Side Train Station Depot at 700 McKinley
Owner: Union Pacific Railroad, managed by The City of Lake Forest
Representatives: Karim Khoja, Lake Forest Donuts, Inc.
Warren Johnson Architects, Inc.
Eriksson Engineering Associates
5. Public Hearing: Consideration of a request for approval of amendments to the
Special Use Permit and approval of an alternate plan for development of the
portion of the Amberley Woods development located on the southeast corner of
Route 60 and Saunders Road. The plan proposes a commercial development
comprised of retail, restaurant and service businesses in lieu of the previously
approved office development. A Whole Foods Market is proposed as a tenant of
the commercial development.
Property Owner: Supera Asset Management
Contract Developer: Shiner Group, LLC on behalf of SCP Amberley, LLC
William Shiner, Chairman and CEO, Sam Ankin, Principal
Consultants: Michael Bleck, P.E., Bleck Engineering, Peter Theodore, Architect
and Planning, Camburas & Theodore, Tim Sjogren, Traffic Engineer, TADI
Potential Tenant: Michael Bashaw, President, Whole Foods Market, Inc.
6. Public Testimony on non-agenda items.
7. Additional information from staff