The following were among actions taken at the Nov. 5 meeting of the Alexandria Planning Commission. For more information, call 838-4666.

The following preliminary site plans were approved:

NORTH SIDE OF DUKE STREET SOUTH OF DIAGONAL ROAD -- By King Street II Associates to construct a mixed use project with 167,039 square feet of office space, a 263-room, 155,643-square-foot hotel, 29,730 square feet of retail space and an 18,308-square-foot restaurant. 6 to 0.

HENRY ST. S., 212 -- By C.W. Fotis Jr. to construct a three-story, 4,920-square-foot office building. 6 to 0.

SOUTH SIDE OF KING STREET NORTH OF DECHANTAL STREET -- By Bogle Group Co. to construct a six-story building with 49,500 square feet of office space and 4,000 square feet of retail space. 6 to 0.

MILL RD., 2001 -- By the City of Alexandria to construct 111 off-street parking spaces. 6 to 0.

WHEELER AVE., 3670 -- By Wheeler Center Associates to construct a one-story, 3,245-square-foot addition on the front of an existing office building. 6 to 0. The following requests were approved:

ALEXANDRIA AVE. W., 10 -- By Michael R. Boesen to erect a fence on public property. 6 to 0.

ALEXANDRIA AVE. W., 101 -- By James P. Battey to erect a fence on public property. 6 to 0.

BLOCK BOUND BY DIAGONAL ROAD, REINEKERS LANE AND DUKE STREET -- By the Oliver T. Carr Co. for a traffic management plan for a proposed mixed use project with 536,311 square feet of office space, 67,424 square feet of retail space, 25,308 square feet of restaurant space, and a 263-room hotel. 6 to 0.

BURNSIDE PLACE, 619 -- By Hanlin Automotive Inc. for a one-year review of a special use permit to operate an automotive body repair shop. 6 to 0.

COLVIN ST., 3120 -- By Thomas S. Chauncey for a special use permit to operate an automobile storage lot and to place a trailer, to be used as an office, on the lot. 6 to 0.

DOVE ST. S., 25 -- By Derbocar International Inc. for a one-year review of a special use permit to operate a public garage. 6 to 0.

DUKE ST., 4405 -- By Fathom Five Enterprises Ltd. for a one-year review of a special use permit to operate a public garage. 6 to 0.

GORDON ST. S., 150 -- By Atlantic Video Inc. for a one-year review of a special use permit to place two satellite dishes at the side of a building. 6 to 0.

HANCOCK AVE., 1401 -- By Thomas A. Hendricks to erect a fence on public property. 6 to 0.

HOWARD ST. N., 845 -- By C.P.S. II Inc. for a one-year review of a special use permit to operate a child care facility. 6 to 0.

KING ST., 3690-C -- By Davidson at Bradlee Inc. for a special use permit to operate a wholesale beauty supply business in conjunction with an existing retail business. 6 to 0.

LURAY AVE. W., 10 -- By Erma L. Hill to erect a fence on public property. 6 to 0.

MADISON ST., 209 -- By OTAC Limited Partnership for a special use permit to operate a health club. 6 to 0.

MOUNT VERNON AVE., 2000 -- By Chanel Inc. for a special use permit to change the ownership of a restaurant and to expand the restaurant from 40 seats to 50 seats. 6 to 0.

MOUNT VERNON AVE., 2400 -- By Abyssinia Grocery and Carry-Out Inc. for a special use permit to change the ownership of a carry-out restaurant and grocery store. 6 to 0.

MOUNT VERNON AVE., 3901-B -- By Paulo R. DaSilveira, Pizza Movers for a special use permit to operate a 24-seat restaurant with carry-out service. 5 to 1.

QUEEN ST., 918-920 -- By Scott Mitchell to subdivide property into two lots. 6 to 0.

SOUTH QUAKER LANE SOUTH OF COLVIN STREET -- By the City of Alexandria to purchase a 144,423-square-foot lot zoned for industrial use. 3 to 0, with 3 abstentions.

VERNON ST., 1017 -- By Yvonne Pauline Holmes for a one-year review of a special use permit to operate a child care facility. 6 to 0. The following requests were denied:

COLUMBUS ST., 409 -- By D. Anderson Williams to change the zoning classification from residential to commerical. 6 to 0.

LINCOLNIA RD., 6102 -- By Quantrell Avenue Limited Partnership to change the zoning classification from a lower density commercial zone to a higher density commerical office zone. 4 to 2.

SOUTHWEST CORNER OF LINCOLNIA ROAD AND QUANTRELL AVENUE -- By the Presidential Realty Corp. for a special use permit to construct a 16-story, 341,009-square-foot residential building with 351 units. 4 to 2. A second request by the same applicant for a traffic management plan for the proposed building also was denied. 4 to 2.

NELSON AVE. W., 101 -- By Edward W. McNamara to erect a fence on public property. 5 to 0, with one abstention.