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January 2005 Agenda

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This has been updated at 12:45 p.m., Friday,  January 14, 2005.
 

10:00 A.M.

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2005

See video proceedings
of January meeting items 1-6
including LNG Status Report
filmed and presented by SLO-SPAN.

1. CALL TO ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and WATER QUALITY

3. ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and WATER QUALITY REPORT. Report by the Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, matters not requiring public hearings, and status report on offshore oil & gas exploration & development. (ALW-SF)

a. Status Report on Proposed LNG Terminals. Staff update on status of proposed California-based Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Import Terminals and general information from the Resources Agency and California Energy Commission on LNG and natural gas supply & demand. This item is NOT a public hearing item; there will be no action taken by the Commission on this item. (AJD-SF)

4. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATION. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. E-4-10 (ARCO, Santa Barbara Co.) Application of Atlantic-Richfield Company to remove remnant oil & gas pier structure, install four bird roost platforms, and construct artificial reef along Santa Barbara Channel, near Goleta, Santa Barbara County. (AM-SF) [POSTPONED]

5. FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-3-04-35 (PG&E, San Luis Obispo Co.) Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) granted permit with conditions for Independent Spent Fuel Storage Installation (ISFSI) to store spent nuclear fuel at Diablo Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, near Avila Beach, San Luis Obispo County. (TL-SF) [APPROVED]

6. SONGS STATUS. Status report on Southern California Edison’s progress on SONGS mitigation program. (JJL & SMH-SF)

ENFORCEMENT

7. ENFORCEMENT REPORT. Report by Chief of Enforcement on Statewide Enforcement Program. (LAH-SF)

8. COMMISSION CEASE & DESIST ORDER No. CCC-04-CD-15 (Cambria Services District, San Luis Obispo Co.) Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Cease & Desist Order directing Cambria Community Services to cease and desist from removing environmentally sensitive habitat, on property under conservation easement, in Monterey Pine forest. (SC-SF) [POSTPONED]

STATEWIDE

CLOSED SESSION. At a convenient time during the meeting, the Commission (CCC) will have a closed session to discuss items of pending litigation, including:

Blanton et al. v. State of California, CCC and consolidated cases (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Sierra Club v. CCC (Luers, RPI) (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
CCC v. Allen (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Frame v. City of Trinidad, CCC, et al. (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Friends of Carbon Canyon v. CCC (Werbe, RPI) (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Sandstrom v. Dept. of Fish & Game, CCC, et al. (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
UFO Chuting v. Young (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(C))
Communications Relay v. CCC (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
North Pacifica LLC v. CCC, First Dist. Court of Appeal No. A101434 (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
City of Malibu v. CCC (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Sound Energy Solutions, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Docket No. CP04-58-000 (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Cambria Community Services District v. County of San Luis Obispo, CCC (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))
Marine Forests Society v. CCC (Govt. Code §11126(e)(2)(A))

The Commission is authorized to discuss these matters in a closed session pursuant to Government Code Sections 11126(e)(2)(A) and (2)(C). In addition, the Commission may consider matters which fall under Government Code Section 11126(e)(2)(B) or (2)(C).

9. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY REPORT. Report by the Division Supervisor on Negative Determinations issued by the federal consistency staff, and status report on other major non-energy federal consistency matters. (MPD-SF)

10. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. CC-13-02 (Goleta Sanitary Dist., Santa Barbara Co.) Consistency Certification by Goleta Sanitary District to renew Secondary Treatment Waiver, offshore of Goleta, Santa Barbara County. (MPD-SF) [APPROVED]

b. CD-85-04 (BLM, Humboldt Co.) Consistency Determination by Bureau of Land Management for King Range Management Plan, King Range National Conservation Area (Lost Coast), Humboldt County. (LJS-SF) [APPROVED]

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

11. DEPUTY DIRECTOR'S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the Commission's Ventura office at (805) 585-1800.

12. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES. [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

13. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Oxnard LCP Amendment No. OXN-MAJ-1-04 (Parkstone Companies). Public hearing and action on request by City of Oxnard to rezone 1.23-acre lot within Oxnard Shores neighborhood from “Resource Protection” (RP) to “Single Family Beach” (R-B-1), at Seahorse Way, south of Wooley Road. (BJC-V) [APPROVED]

b. Ventura Co. Channel Islands Harbor PWP Amendment No. 1-04 Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit for Commission action up to one year for certification of Channel Islands Harbor Public Works Plan (PWP) Amendment No. 1-04 to allow a Boating Instruction and Safety Center (BISC) facility as a permitted use in the Harbor. (GT-V) [APPROVED]

14. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. Attention: Items appearing in this section of the agenda may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed in the same manner as other Consent Calendar items (See AGENDA CATEGORIES) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of three or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner Coastal Permit Applications are processed. The purpose of this procedural change is to expedite the Commission's coastal development permit process.

a. Application No. 4-03-13 (Los Angeles Co. Topanga Cr. crossings) Application of County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works to rebuild two concrete dip crossings, and resurface roads next to crossings, in Topanga Creek at Oakwood Drive North and South, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (BJC-V) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 4-04-4 (Los Angeles Co., Old Topanga Canyon Road work) Application of County of Los Angeles Department of Public Works to remove 265 sq.ft. of grouted riprap, place 1,234 sq.ft. of ungrouted riprap to protect public road, place topsoil between riprap, plant willows, and rebuild road shoulder & drainage berm, at stream bank next to Old Topanga Canyon Road, near 790 Old Topanga Canyon Road, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (BJC-V) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

c. Appeal No. A-4-04-35 (Chase, Santa Barbara Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Wan & Woolley; Bruce Murdock; Rick & Janet Stich; Edward Maguire; and Chris & Kathryn Chase from decision of County of Santa Barbara granting permit to Chris & Kathryn Chase for two single-family homes (1,012 & 1,220 sq.ft.) and two 400 sq.ft. carports on two lots, on 6800 block of Del Playa Drive, Isla Vista, Santa Barbara County. (SLG-V) [TO CONTINUE]

Please note that there is a single combined staff report for items 14d and 14e below.

d. Application No. 4-04-84 (Goleta parking lot) Application of City of Goleta to divide 116.16acres into two lots (36 & 80.16 acres), designate pedestrian-only trail from Hollister Avenue to coastal bluff, construct public parking lot for up to 45 vehicles (or 33 spaces for cars & 3 spaces for horse trailers), landscaping, educational signs, mutt mitts, trash receptacles, two new trail segments, and frontage improvements on Hollister Avenue (sidewalk, landscaping, and bus turnout with shelter), with 800 cu.yds. of grading, at Santa Barbara Shores, Goleta, Santa Barbara County. (SLG-V) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

e. Application No. 4-04-85 (Comstock Homes, Goleta) Application of Comstock Homes to divide 36-acre Santa Barbara Shores Parcel at southeast corner of Hollister Avenue & Las Armas, into 69 lots (62 residential sites 8,400 to 16,300 sq.ft.; 4 subdivision improvement sites for landscaping & detention basins; and 3 open space lots 1.27 to 7.96 acres), remove 70 eucalyptus trees, demolish 15-space public parking area, construct 62 single-family homes (25 up to 19'-ft-high & 37 up to 25-ft-high with five floor plans 2,871 to 4,141 sq.ft.), garages, decks, courtyards, sidewalks, utilities, entry gate, perimeter fence, soundwall, and vegetated detention basin, with 90,000 cu.yds. of grading, and transfer 137-acre Ellwood Mesa to City of Goleta for public access and habitat restoration, Santa Barbara Shores and Ellwood Mesa, Goleta, Santa Barbara County. (SLG-V) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

f. Application No. 4-04-101 (Ventura & 31st District Agricultural Assn.) Application of City of Ventura and 31st District Agricultural Association for 1,400 cu.yds. of gravel, boulder and cobble for beach nourishment and cobble tracking, at Surfer’s Point area of Shoreline Drive, Ventura, Ventura County. (LF-V) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

g. Application No. 4-04-126 (Ventura pier repair) Application of the City of Ventura for replacement of eight piles at Ventura Pier, Ventura, Ventura County. (LF-V) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

14.5 NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-4-04-124 (Santa Barbara Co. Isla Vista parking program) Appeal by Commissioners Caldwell & Wan and Bruce Murdock from decision of County of Santa Barbara granting permit to Santa Barbara County Public Works Department for Managed Parking Program in public rights-of-way in Isla Vista, Santa Barbara County. (SMH-V) [SUBSTANTIAL ISSUE FOUND, de Novo Hearing TO CONTINUE]

b. Appeal No. 4-04-128 (Enclosure Architects, Ventura Co.) Appeal by Diana Quintana, Peter & Donna Poulson, Cameron Walker, Milos & Trisha Douda, and Sheila & Frank McGinity from decision of Ventura County granting permit with conditions to Enclosure Architects to demolish single-family home, and construct 2,973 sq.ft. single-family home & attached 470 sq.ft. garage, at 3329 Ocean Drive, Hollywood Beach, Ventura County. (JCJ-V)  [SUBSTANTIAL ISSUE FOUND, de Novo Hearing TO CONTINUE]

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

15. DEPUTY DIRECTOR'S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the Commission's San Diego office at (619) 767-2370.

16. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

17. NEW APPEAL. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-6-04-152 (Oceanfront Condominium, Imperial Beach) Appeal by Commissioners Wan & Kruer from decision of City of Imperial Beach granting permit with conditions to Oceanfront Condominium LLC to repair existing revetment (2/3 on public property) in front of 14-unit condominium building, at 1456 Seacoast Drive, Imperial Beach, San Diego County. (DL-SD) [SUBSTANTIAL ISSUE FOUND, de Novo Hearing TO CONTINUE]

18. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. Attention: Items appearing in this section of the agenda may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed in the same manner as other Consent Calendar items (See AGENDA CATEGORIES) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of three or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner Coastal Permit Applications are processed. The purpose of this procedural change is to expedite the Commission's coastal development permit process.

a. Application No. 6-04-38 (Jocis, San Diego) Application of Dave & Sheri Jocis to remove privacy wall from public right-of-way, substantially demolish 1,779 sq.ft. 2-story duplex and reconstruct 2,135 sq.ft. 3-level duplex on 2,213 sq.ft. oceanfront lot, at 703 & 705 Zanzibar Court, Mission Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (LRO-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 6-04-46 (Lynch, San Diego Co.) Application of Michael & Gertrude Lynch to remove shed, plant native grasses in approved habitat buffers, and construct 981 sq.ft. garage, pool, 672 sq.ft. barn, corral fence and 2-story 3,027 sq.ft. addition to 2-story 3,192 sq.ft. single-family home, with 1,500 cu.yds. of grading, at 4142 Stonebridge Lane, Rancho Santa Fe, San Diego County. (WNP-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

c. Application No. 6-04-64 (Cingular Wireless, San Diego Co.) Application of Cingular Wireless for unmanned wireless telecommunications facility including 12 antennas on 52 ft. high monopole and related 160 sq.ft. equipment building at base, at 2144 B Street, Camp Pendleton, San Diego County. (WNP-SD) [POSTPONED]

d. Application No. 6-04-65 (Cingular Wireless, Camp Pendleton) Application of Cingular Wireless for unmanned wireless telecommunications facility including 12 antennas on 55-ft-high faux pine tree (monopine) and related 160 sq.ft. equipment building at base, at Interstate 5 northbound rest stop (east side), Camp Pendleton, San Diego County. (WNP-SD) [POSTPONED]

e. Application No. 6-04-92 (Seascape Shores, Solana Beach) Application of Seascape Shores Homeowners Association to repair 218-ft-long seacave/notch infill and 54-ft-long seawall on public beach, at 325 South Sierra, Solana Beach, San Diego County. (GC-SD) [POSTPONED]

f. Application No. 6-04-112 (USFWS, Chula Vista) Application of United States Fish &Wildlife Service & South Bay Salt Works to reconfigure part of salt works in South San Diego Bay, including filling of northern two-thirds and deepening of southern third of pond 43 to accommodate magnesium chloride processing, at 1470 Bay Blvd., Chula Vista, San Diego County. (DL-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

19. CLAIM of VESTED RIGHTS No. 6-04-36 VRC (San Diego buoys). Public hearing and action on claim of vested rights by City of San Diego for designated swim area and buoy markers in ocean next to La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, 2000 Spindrift Drive, La Jolla, San Diego, San Diego County. (LRO-SD) [APPROVED]

STATEWIDE

20. APPROVAL OF MINUTES.

21. COMMISSIONERS' REPORTS.

a. Budget Subcommittee. Authorization of Chairman to appoint a budget subcommittee to work with staff on budget issues.

b. Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission Member. Commission discussion and possible appointment of a member to serve on the Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission.

22. CONSERVANCY REPORT.

23. SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS CONSERVANCY REPORT.

24. DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REPORT.

25. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S REPORT including report on legislation.

a. 2006 Meeting Schedule. Adoption of schedule of dates and general locations of Commission meetings in 2006. (PMG-SF)

9:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2005

1. CALL TO ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

3. CONSENT CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 6-04-66 (Cingular, San Diego Co.) Application of Cingular Wireless for 160 sq.ft. telecommunications equipment building next to existing 50-ft-high monopole, at east end of Rockey, south of Pate Road, Camp Pendleton, San Diego County. (BP-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 6-04-115 (Mumy, San Diego) Application of Steven Mumy to demolish garage & roof deck of home and add new second apartment and 2-car garage resulting in 2,622 sq.ft. duplex on 2,445 sq.ft. ocean front lot, at 2617 Ocean Front Walk, Mission Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (LRO-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT

4. ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 5-04-333 (Schwartz, Newport Beach) Application of John Schwartz to replace existing U-shaped boat dock of same dimensions, and re-deck existing 3’ x 24’ gangway, with no new piles, at 89 Linda Isle, Newport Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 5-04-387 (Giangregorio, Newport Beach) Application of Tony Giangregorio to improve dock system, install two 6’ x 17'’ extensions to each side of 9’ x 30’ float and install two 12” diameter concrete piles, at 3610 Marcus Avenur, Newport Beach, Orange County. (LRO-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

c. Application No. 5-04-388 (Rouse, Newport Beach) Application of Mike Rouse to improve dock system, add 8’ x 25'’ to 8’ x 24’ boat dock, install one 12” diameter concrete guide pile, and re-deck dock, pier & gangway, at 623 36th Street, Newport Beach, Orange County. (LRO-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

d. Application No. 5-04-412 (Teson, Orange Co.) Application of Ronald Teson, Trustee to remove and replace boat dock, including 6’ x 24’ float, 2'’ x 20’ gangway & 2'’ x 4'’ landing, at 16841 Bayview Drive, Sunset Beach, Orange County. (RT-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

e. Application No. 5-04-429 (Eaton, Long Beach) Application of Robert Eaton for boat dock, 6’ x 29’ float, 2’ x 18’ gangway and 3’ x 3'’ landing, at 208 Rivo Alto Canal, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (RT-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

5. CONSENT CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 5-04-373 (Landon, Los Angeles) Application of Chris Landon to demolish 1-story 762 sq.ft. single-family home, and construct 28-ft-high 2,715 sq.ft. single-family home & attached 2-car garage on 3,600 sq.ft. lot, on walk street, at 728 East Marco Place, Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB) [TO CONTINUE]

b. Application No. 5-04-209 (Parks & Recreation, San Clemente) Application of California Department of Parks & Recreation to construct lateral public beach access trail including barriers to prevent unauthorized railroad crossings, native landscaping and replacement of culverts, along ' mile of shoreline, within OCTA railroad right-of-way, at San Clemente Railroad Corridor from Calafia State Beach parking lot to San Clemente State Beach, San Clemente, Orange County. (KFS-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

6. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. 2-04A (Agricultural Mitigation Fee). Public hearing and action on request by City of Carlsbad to amend its certified local coastal program (land use & implementation) to replace State Coastal Conservancy with City of Carlsbad as administrator of agricultural mitigation fee program and to update list of allowable uses for the program. (WNP-SD) [APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS]

b. San Diego LCP Amendment No. 1-03A & C (Tierra Alta rezone & Affordable Housing) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit for Commission action up to one year for certification of City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. 1-03A and C, to rezone property in Mira Mesa and to modify City’s affordable housing program. (EL & LRO-SD). [APPROVED]

7. PERMIT AMENDMENTS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. An Amendment below may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed like other Consent Calendar items (See above) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of 3 or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner material amendments are processed.

a. Permit No. 6-89-34-A (Roth, San Diego Co.) Request by Colleen & Kenneth Roth to amend permit for home to allow brush management for fire safety within deed restricted open space, at 4839 Rancho Sol Court, near Del Mar, San Diego County. (GC-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Permit No. 6-93-48-A (Rutherford, Encinitas) Request by Kerry & Lynn Rutherford to amend permit for lot split to allow 1,470 two-story home and to deviate from lot development restrictions, at 2600 Montgomery, Cardiff, Encinitas, San Diego County. (GDC-SD) [POSTPONED]

CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

8. DEPUTY DIRECTOR’S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the Commission’s Santa Cruz office at (831) 427-4863.

a. Capitola LCP Amendment No. CAP-MIN-2-04 (Minor). Concurrence with Executive Director's determination that proposed modifications to City of Capitola certified LCP, including redefining members & terms of the Architectural Site Review Board, and providing for additional review of proposed large uses (12,000 sq.ft. or more), are minor. (SC-SC) [APPROVED]

9. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES. [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

10. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Capitola LCP Amendment No. 3-04 Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit for Commission action up to one year for City of Capitola LCP zoning amendment No. 3-04 to modify use & development standards for single family residential developments, delete zoning chapter regarding Future Width & Special Building Lines, rezone three properties from RM-M (Multiple Family Residential-Medium) to PD (Planned Development), amend ordinance regarding parking meter zones & parking meter rates, and add zoning chapter regarding wireless communication facilities. (SC-SC) [APPROVED]

b. Santa Cruz LCP Amendment No. 2-04 Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit for Commission action for up to one year for City of Santa Cruz LCP implementation amendment 2-04 to rezone 1463 High Street from R-1-10 to R-1-5, require special use permit for building material or garden supply stores larger than 40,000 sq.ft. in IG zone, and establish regulations for wireless telecommunication facilities. (SC-SC) [APPROVED]

c. Capitola LCP Amendment No. CAP-MAJ-2-04. Public hearing and action on amendments to Capitola LCP including Land use re-designation of El Salto parcels from VS (Visitor Serving) to VS/R-LM (Visitor Serving/Residential-Low Medium); and Implementation plan certification of three visitor-serving areas of deferred certification: Rispin Mansion lots, El Salto Resort lots, and Shadowbrook Restaurant lots. (SC-SC)  [APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS]

11. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. Attention: Items appearing in this section of the agenda may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed in the same manner as other Consent Calendar items (See AGENDA CATEGORIES) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of three or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner Coastal Permit Applications are processed. The purpose of this procedural change is to expedite the Commission's coastal development permit process.

a. Appeal No. A-3-03-117 (Brown & Townsend, San Luis Obispo Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Wan & Woolley from decision of County of San Luis Obispo granting permit with conditions to Brown Family Trust and James & Johanna Townsend to divide two lots (117.56 & 80 acres) into three lots (97.34, 45.22 & 55 acres), and convert 1,200 sq.ft. home to storage, at 6975 Jordan Road, Cambria, San Luis Obispo County. (JB-SC) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 3-04-42 (HMW Coastal Ventures, San Luis Obispo Co.) Application of HMW Coastal Ventures, LLC for five 2-story single-family homes (1388 to 1513 sq.ft.) and attached 2-car garages, on Laguna Drive, Oceano, San Luis Obispo County. (JB-SC) [POSTPONED]

12. PERMIT AMENDMENT. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. An Amendment below may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed like other Consent Calendar items (See above) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of 3 or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner material amendments are processed.

a. Permit No. 3-93-17-A2 (Steinmann, Morro Bay) Request by Josef Steinmann to convert public observation deck to restaurant seating, extinguish 18' wide vertical access, construct additional dining space, 8' wide lateral access boardwalk, new floating dock, and 16 structural pilings, at 845 & 885 Embarcadero (lease sites 89, 89W, 90 & 90W), Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County. (MW-SC) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

13. FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 3-02-24 (Ocean Harbor House Homeowners, Monterey) Ocean Harbor House Homeowners Association granted permit with conditions for reinforced concrete seawall with engineered wave return along seaward frontage of Ocean Harbor House condominium complex, at 125 Surf Way, Monterey, Monterey County. (SC-SC) [APPROVED]

NORTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

14. DEPUTY DIRECTOR’S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the Commission’s San Francisco office at (415) 904-5260.

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT

15. DEPUTY DIRECTOR'S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the commission's Long Beach office at (562) 590-5071.

a. Long Beach LCP Amendment No. 1-04 Certification Review. Concurrence with Executive Director's determination that action of City of Long Beach accepting certification of LCP Amendment No. 1-04 (to amend procedures & standards for outdoor sales events & computer arcades, and to designate certain lands for public park) with modifications is legally adequate. (CP-LB) [POSTPONED]

16. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES. [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

17. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Manhattan Beach LCP Amendment No. MNB-MAJ-2-04 (Temporary Beach Sporting Events). Public hearing and action on request by City of Manhattan Beach to revise City’s zoning regulations that apply to OS (Open Space) land use district to allow sporting events for which paid admission is charged (no more than 25 % of seating capacity); currently, only sporting events with no paid admission are allowed in OS land use district (i.e., the beach). (CP-LB) [APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS]

b. Redondo Beach LCP Amendment No. RDB-MAJ-1-04 (sr. housing) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit for Commission action for up to one year on request by City of Redondo Beach Planning, Transit & Enforcement Services Dept. to amend its certified Land Use Plan & Implementation Ordinances to allow housing for senior citizens to vary from development standards (subject to Conditional Use Permit and Planning Commission Design Review) in all zones in certified area of Redondo Beach coastal zone. (PE-LB) [APPROVED]

18. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. Attention: Items appearing in this section of the agenda may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed in the same manner as other Consent Calendar items (See AGENDA CATEGORIES) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of three or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner Coastal Permit Applications are processed. The purpose of this procedural change is to expedite the Commission's coastal development permit process.

a. Application No. 5-04-291 (Kravetz, Santa Monica) Application of Norman J. Kravetz to demolish restaurant, and construct 61,600 sq.ft. 45-ft-high commercial building (ground floor retail & restaurant), 299 parking spaces on ground floor and 3 levels of subterranean parking, at 1540 Second Street, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 5-04-446 (Archdiocese of Los Angeles, Santa Monica) Application of Archdiocese of Los Angeles to reconfigure and landscape existing parking lots, install retaining wall, fences, lights, planters, catch basins, and consolidate driveways, at 3007 2nd Street & 3114 3rd Street, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County. (PE-LB)  [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

c. Appeal No. A-5-04-315 (St. Joseph Center, Los Angeles) Application of St. Joseph Center to demolish 11,000 sq.ft. school building, and construct 41-ft-high 30,000 sq.ft. institutional building for non-profit community services to indigents (e.g. child care, counseling, classes, culinary training and referral services), at 204 Hampton Drive (border of Santa Monica, one block east of Main Street), Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (PE-LB)  [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

19. PERMIT AMENDMENT. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. An Amendment below may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed like other Consent Calendar items (See above) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of 3 or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner material amendments are processed.

a. Permit No. 5-02-420-A (McGee, Long Beach) Request by Michael Mc Gee to remove floating dock, relocate two piles, and install L-shaped floating dock and 3’x 20’ gangway, with no new piles, at 221 Rivo Alto Canal, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

9:00 a.m.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 14, 2005

1. CALL TO ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.

NORTH COAST DISTRICT

3. DEPUTY DIRECTOR’S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the Commission’s Eureka office at (707) 445-7833.

4. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

5. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATION. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. Attention: Items appearing in this section of the agenda may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed in the same manner as other Consent Calendar items (See AGENDA CATEGORIES) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of three or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner Coastal Permit Applications are processed. The purpose of this procedural change is to expedite the Commission's coastal development permit process.

a. Application No. 1-00-57 (Fish & Game & Del Norte Co.) Application of Department of Fish & Game and County of Del Norte to breach Lake Earl & Lake Talawa sandbar periodically for flood control between September 1 & February 15 for 2004-2005 through 2009-2010 rainy seasons when lagoon level rises above 8 feet and provide for pre-emptive breaching on or before February 15 each year, if water levels are 5 feet or above, five miles north of Crescent City on sandbar separating Lakes Earl & Talawa from Pacific Ocean, Del Norte County. (JB-E) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT

6. DEPUTY DIRECTOR'S REPORT. Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, LCP matters not requiring public hearings, and on comments from the public. For specific information contact the commission's Long Beach office at (562) 590-5071.

a. Dana Point LCP Amendment No. DPT-MAJ-1-3 (Dana Point Headlands) Certification Review. Concurrence with Executive Director’s determination that action by City of Dana Point, accepting certification of Amendment No. 1-03 (pertaining to Dana Point Headlands) with modifications is legally adequate. (KFS-LB) [APPROVED]

7. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES. [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

8. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES. Attention: Items appearing in this section of the agenda may be moved to the Consent Calendar for this area by the Executive Director when, prior to taking up the Consent Calendar, staff and the applicant are in agreement on the staff recommendation. If an item is moved to the Consent Calendar it will be processed in the same manner as other Consent Calendar items (See AGENDA CATEGORIES) except that if that item is subsequently removed from the Consent Calendar by a vote of three or more commissioners, the item will be acted upon at the meeting in the order in which it originally appears on this Meeting Notice and in the manner Coastal Permit Applications are processed. The purpose of this procedural change is to expedite the Commission's coastal development permit process.

a. Application No. 5-03-100 (Halfacre, Newport Beach) Application of Marion & Lulu Halfacre to convert basement of single-family home to living area and construct decks on coastal bluff face lot, at 3425 Ocean Boulevard, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b. Application No. 5-04-35 (Hoff, Newport Beach) Application of Robert & Anne Hoff to substantially demolish, re-construct and add 855 sq.ft. to 1-story 4,242 sq.ft. home, demolish attached 691 sq.ft. garage, construct 799 sq.ft. garage, re-construct staircase from home to beach, and remove and replace pool & spa, with no grading, on coastal bluff top lot, at 4521 Brighton Road, Corona Del Mar, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

c. Application No. 5-04-162 (Murphree, Seal Beach) Application of Matt Murphree for series of retaining walls in rear yard of single-family home on sloping lot with 552 cu.yds. of grading, at 1713 Crestview, Seal Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

d. Application No. 5-04-241 (Newport Bay 505, Newport Beach) Application of Newport Bay 505 LLC to demolish part of residential building (partly on 507 E. Bay), construct 3-story 2,713 sq.ft. duplex & 4-car carport with 100 cu.yds. of grading and 300 cu.yds. of grading for recompaction, and convert proposed duplex into two condominiums, at 505 East Bay Avenue, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) [DENIED]

e. Application No. 5-04-242 (Newport Bay 505, Newport Beach) Application of Newport Bay 505 LLC to demolish part of residential building (partly on 505 E. Bay), construct 3-story, 2,713 sq.ft. duplex & 4-car carport with 100 cu.yds. of grading & 300 cu.yds. of grading for recompaction, and convert proposed duplex into two condominiums, at 507 East Bay Avenue, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) [DENIED]

f. Application No. 5-04-368 (Del Mar, Laguna Beach) Application of Bruce Del Mar to add 705 sq.ft. (extending 1' feet seaward) to 5,407 sq.ft. 14-ft-high single-family home with existing attached 720 sq.ft. car garage, on beach front lot, at 2471 Riviera Drive, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB)  [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]


Future Meetings: The next meetings of the Coastal Commission will be February 16-18 in Monterey and March 16-18 in Orange County.