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December 2007 Agenda

San Francisco City Hall
Legislative Chamber Rm. 250
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA 94102

[Please note the special rules for using the San Francisco City Hall Legislative Chamber.]

This has been updated at 12:30 p.m., Friday, December 7, 2007.
 

9:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2007

1. CALL TO ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.

CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

3. ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES .

a. Application No. 3-07-058 (Kessinger, Live Oak Beach Area). Application of Charles and Jacque Kessinger to remove unpermitted rock riprap, fencing, and concrete, restore beach and road areas, extend portion of permitted revetment inland and adjacent to East Cliff Drive, remove invasive non-native vegetation and re-vegetate with native species, install see-through fencing inland of revetment, and perform future revetment repair and maintenance, at 2-2798 East Cliff Drive (between East Cliff Drive and Monterey Bay), at 26th Avenue Beach fronting Moran Lake, in the Live Oak beach area, Santa Cruz County. (DC-SC)

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

4. ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. 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. (AD-SF)

a. Briefing on Cosco Busan Oil Spill. Presentation by Coastal Commission's Oil Spill Program staff on the Cosco Busan shipping accident and oil spill. (SF-EFD)

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

6. REVISED FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES .

Items 6a and 6b below share a single, combined staff report.

Motion and Vote

a. Appeal No. A-3-SLO-06-053 (Cambria Community Services District, San Luis Obispo Co.) Appeal by Sierra Club Santa Lucia Chapter, San Luis Obispo County Land Watch, and Commissioners Shallenberger and Wan from decision of County of San Luis Obispo granting permit with conditions to Cambria Community Services District to allow geotechnical and hydrogeologic testing for proposed desalination facility, at San Simeon State Beach, County of San Luis Obispo. (TL-SF)

b. Application No. E-07-001 (Cambria Community Services District, San Luis Obispo Co.) Cambria Community Services District denied permit to allow geotechnical and hydrogeologic testing for proposed desalination facility, at San Simeon State Beach, County of San Luis Obispo. (TL-SF)

7. RECONSIDERATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES .

Items 7a and 7b below share a single, combined staff report.

Motion and Vote

Motion and Vote

a. Appeal No. A-3-SLO-06-053 (Cambria Community Services Dist., San Luis Obispo Co.) Appeal by Sierra Club Santa Lucia Chapter, San Luis Obispo County Land Watch, and Commissioners Shallenberger and Wan from decision of County of San Luis Obispo granting permit with conditions to Cambria Community Services District to allow geotechnical and hydrogeologic testing for a proposed desalination facility, at San Simeon State Beach, County of San Luis Obispo. (TL-SF)

b. Application No. E-07-001 (Cambria Community Services Dist., San Luis Obispo Co.) Cambria Community Services District denied permit to allow geotechnical and hydrogeologic testing for proposed desalination facility, at San Simeon State Beach, County of San Luis Obispo. (TL-SF)

PUBLIC COMMENT

NORTH 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 San Francisco office at (415) 904-5260.

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

  CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

10. 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.

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

Motion and Vote

12. COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs). See AGENDA CATEGORIES .

a. UCSC Coastal Long Range Development Plan. Public hearing and action on University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC)'s proposed Coastal Long Range Development Plan (CLRDP) for expanded Marine Science Campus on University's 100-acre Terrace Point property currently developed with 325,000 sq. ft. of facilities and related infrastructure, including 140,000 sq. ft. of buildings (associated with UCSC's Long Marine Laboratory complex, CDFG's Marine Wildlife Center, and NOAA's Fisheries Lab). Proposed CLRDP would allow up to approximately 600,000 sq. ft. of new campus facilities (including 340,000 sq. ft. in new buildings up to 36-ft in height), mostly in 3 development nodes, totaling about 34 acres, and provide for expanded public access trail system and natural habitat restoration and preservation in areas outside of development nodes, at the western border of City of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County. (DC-SC)

Motion and Vote

Motion and Vote

b. San Luis Obispo County LCP Amendment No. SLO-MAJ-1-06 Part 1 (Cambria and San Simeon Acres Community Plans). Certification Review. Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the action by San Luis Obispo County accepting certification of LCP Major Amendment 1-06 Part 1 (in relation to certification of the Cambria and San Simeon Acres Community Plans) with modifications is legally adequate. (JB-SC)

c. Monterey County LCP Amendment No. MCO-MAJ-2-07 Part 3 (Gorman/Tanglewood Parcel Rezone). Public hearing and action on request by Monterey County to amend the certified local coastal program to rezone 17-acre parcel on Paradise Road (near Lake View Drive) in the Prunedale area of north Monterey County from LDR/B-7(CZ) to LDR(CZ). (KM-SC) [POSTPONED]

13. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES .

Items 13a and 14a below share a single, combined staff report.

a. Appeal No. A-3-SCO-07-015 (Santa Cruz County Redevelopment Agency and Public Works Department, Santa Cruz Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Wan & Reilly and Charles Paulden from decision of Santa Cruz County granting permit with conditions to the Santa Cruz County Redevelopment Agency and Public Works Department for the redevelopment of East Cliff Drive between 32nd and 41st Avenues (including drainage, water quality, park, trail and related public recreational improvements) in the Pleasure Point portion of unincorporated Live Oak beach area, Santa Cruz County. (DC-SC)

Motion and Vote

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. 3-07-019 (Santa Cruz County Redevelopment Agency and Public Works Department, Santa Cruz Co.) Application of Santa Cruz County's Redevelopment Agency and Public Works Department to construct full bluff seawalls at two locations seaward of East Cliff Drive (between 32nd and 36th Avenues and at 41st Avenue), to remove abandoned restroom, rip-rap, and rubble on beach, and to construct 3 beach and surf access stairways (one new stairway and two replacement stairways), in the Pleasure Point portion of unincorporated Live Oak beach area, Santa Cruz County. (DC-SC)

Motion and Vote

b. Application No. 3-06-065 (Cannery Row Marketplace LLC, Monterey) Application of Cannery Row Marketplace LLC for a mixed use project ("Ocean View Plaza") including: (a) retail and retail support; (b) restaurant space; (c) 38 market-rate condominiums; (d) 13 inclusionary housing units; (e) 377 parking spaces; (f) onsite desalination plant; (g) replication of San Xavier Warehouse; (h) community park; (i) rehabilitation of Stohan's historic building; (j) history plaza; and (k) replication of historic utility bridge over Cannery Row (connecting proposed bayside Building B to inland Building C), at 457, 465, 470, 484, 565, and 570 Cannery Row, Monterey, Monterey County. (SC-SC) [POSTPONED]

c. Application No. 3-07-002 (Scott, Morro Bay) Application of Ken Scott to demolish 750 sq. ft. office building and construct 2-story mixed use commercial development including commercial retail on ground-floor (totaling 2,300 sq. ft.) and visitor-serving accommodations on second floor (6 overnight visitor-serving units of 325 sq. ft. each), and public access decking along seaward side to connect to existing 30 x 32 ft. public view pier platform, at 501 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County. (MW-SC)

d. Application No. 3-07-003 (Front Street Hotel, Morro Bay) Application of Robin Martella and George Leage to construct 2-story, 7-unit hotel with underground parking, at 1170 Front Street near the Embarcadero, Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County. (MW-SC)

15. 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. 3-04-052-A1 (Witter, Monterey Co.) Request by Witter Family Trust to relocate previously approved fencing within scenic easement area and record Offer to Dedicate access easement over portion of Old Coast Road trail, at 112 and 112A Yankee Point Drive in Carmel Highlands area of Monterey County. (KM-SC) [This will be reported as an immaterial amendment during the Deputy Director's Report, Item 10 above.]