A rendering of the gas station design rejected by the SJB Planning Commission. Image from June 3 meeting agenda packet.

Housing / Land Use

SJB Planning Commission rejects roof design for gas station island

Owner will return in July with an alternative that reflects town character.

David Mack briefs the Planning Commission about San Juan Bautista's history with urban growth boundaries. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Housing / Land Use

SJB Planning Commission discusses urban growth boundary

City Manager looks to gain support from City Council before budgeting for it.

Downtown San Juan Bautista. Photo by Leslie David.


San Juan Bautista considers downtown parking system

While the city expects pushback, it aims to create partnerships benefitting all stakeholders.

San Juan Bautista City Hall. File photo.

Government / Politics

San Juan modular home project put on hold

Planning Commission wants answers on sewer capacity.

Housing / Land Use

Designs approved for Verutti Park restrooms in San Juan Bautista

Features include sensor lighting, stainless steel fixtures and windows.

Historic Resources Board and San Juan Bautista Planning Commission at the Jan. 14 meeting. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Business / Economy

SJB Planning Commission chooses firm to update housing element

City has been out of compliance with rules governing local development since 2015.

Current restrooms at Verutti Park in San Juan Bautista. Photo by Noe Magaña.

Children and Youth

San Juan Bautista Planning Commission delays park bathroom construction

Public airs concerns over design and security at Verutti Park.

Business / Economy

COMMENTARY: SJB Planning Commission rescinds business ordinance after lawsuit

San Juan Bautista Planning Commission acted to rescind a new ordinance that would have relaxed regulations regarding formula busineses

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Business / Economy

San Juan Planning Commission Approves Proposed Gas Station Project

Proposed Gas Station and commercial center approved by Planning Commission

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Government / Politics

San Juan Planning Commission Sets Special Meeting to Discuss Proposed Hwy 156 Commercial Project

New Project subject of Special Planning Commission meeting January 23