STAFF REPORT To:
Ronald M. Traub, Director Commission Economic & Community Development
:February !, !"#
:Dan $erns o% Meyer & ssociates 'applicant( and )eat*er Corrigan o% First +nterstate Mentor Centers .P. 'property o-ner(
:To reimage t*e eterior elevation o% Cree/side Commons %or t*e 0ordmans department store.
:12, 0eneral 1usiness
:3456 Mentor venue
Parcel !D "u#$er
"5212!4#2C2!!2!!72! & !!#2!
:#5,"4! s8. %t. unit -it*in a 66,!49 s8. %t. building
Existing and &se
:eisting multi2tenant retail building
Surrounding and&se and Zoning
:T*e site and surrounding area is oned 12, 0eneral 1usiness ;ort*:single2%amily *omes, R2 <ingle Family Residential<out*:ong*orn <tea/*ouse, 12 0eneral 1usinessEast:ens Cra%ters and $o*l=s Department <tore, 12 0eneral 1usiness>est:)ome 0oods and Mentor Medical Campus, 12 0eneral 1usiness
:T*e s*opping center -as constructed in "33#. T*e space is currently occupied by Dic/=s <porting 0oods.
:""77 <ite Development PlansDesign 0uidelines
building permit is re8uired %or eterior alterations. Plans s*all be submitted %or permit revie- by t*e C*ie% 1uilding ?%%icial %or con%ormance -it* t*e ?*io 1uilding Code and necessary permits obtained.
Fire Depart#ent (o##ents
Police Depart#ent (o##ents
:T*e re8uest is to re2image t*e eisting Dic/=s <porting 0oods tenant space at t*e Cree/side Commons <*opping Center %or 0ordmans, a department store t*at sells clot*ing, %oot-ear, bedding, %urniture, @e-elry, beauty products and *ouse-ares. T*e s*opping center is constructed o% red and tan split2%aced bloc/ along -it* red and tan E+F< panels. T*e building *as raised parapet etensions over eac* unit entry door. T*e )ome 0oods -all is arc*ed over t*e entry-ay -*ile t*e ot*er parapets *ave rectangular con%igurations. Emerald green colored a-nings are located over all t*e -indo-s and door entrances to t*e s*opping center. T*e re2imaging is dramatic and includes modi%ications to t*e entry-ay and t*e introduction o% an additional color in t*e %aAade to represent t*e branding strategy %or 0ordmans. T*e eisting parapet -all and vertical columns -ill be removed and a ne- entrance %eature -ill be constructed pro@ecting t-o '( %eet in %ront o% t*e main building -all. T*e entrance -all -ill be constructed