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February 2008 Draft Agenda

Wednesday February 6 ONLY:

Del Mar Fairgrounds
Wyland Hall
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA 92014

Enter through the O'Brien Gate

Thursday and Friday, February 7 and February 8:

City of Oceanside
City Council Chambers
300 North Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054

This has been posted at 7 a.m., Friday, January 25, 2008. 

8:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2008

1. CALL TO ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Los Angeles County)

3. CONSENT CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

Motion and Vote

a. Application No. 5-07-376 (Coastline Lofts LLC, Los Angeles) Application of Coastline Lofts, LLC to construct 4-level 45-ft. 4,050 sq.ft., single-family home with attached 2-car garage on vacant lagoon-fronting lot, at 4111 Roma Court, Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

b. Application No. 5-07-384 (Grand Prix Assoc. of Long Beach & City of Long Beach) Application of Grand Prix Assoc. of Long Beach & City of Long Beach for 2008 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach for April 17-20, 2008, install and remove temporary facilities for traffic and public accommodations, at Downtown Shoreline, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

c. Application No. 5-07-392 (Crandall & Lifland, Los Angeles) Application of Bryan Crandall and Barbara Lifland to demolish 1-story 822 sq.ft. single-family home and detached garage on 3,600 sq.ft. lot facing walk street, and construct 2-story 24-ft high 2,202 sq.ft. single-family home with 3 onsite parking spaces, at 745 Amoroso Place, Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

d. Application No. 5-07-416 (City of Hermosa Beach, Dept. of Public Works) Application of City of Hermosa Beach, Dept. of Public Works for pilot phase of Hermosa Strand infiltration trench project designed to improve shoreline water quality conditions attributed to storm drain discharges during dry weather months. Project includes (1) installation of 1,000 ft. infiltration trench buried 3 to 4 ft. below sand directly seaward of The Strand cutoff wall, underground low flow diversion structure and associated pump well and (2) monitoring plan investigating project effects on ground water elevation and bacteria levels, along The Strand between Pier Avenue and 8th Street, Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles County. (GB-LB)

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

4. CONSENT CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

Motion and Vote

a. Application No. 6-07-9 (Ocean Pacific Rockaway, LLC, San Diego) Application of Ocean Pacific Rockaway, LLC to convert 2-story 2,544 sq.ft. triplex on 1,546 sq.ft. oceanfront lot to condominium ownership and provide 3 parking spaces on adjacent lot, at 3785 Ocean Front Walk, Mission Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (LRO-SD)

b. Application No. 6-07-120 (Wells, San Diego) Application of Arthur C. Wells to demolish home and construct 3-story 2,608 sq. ft. residential duplex with attached 2-car garage and tandem parking spaces, at 722 Cohasset Ct., Mission Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (LRO-SD)

c. Application No. 6-07-124 (Lincoln Mariner's Assoc. Ltd, San Diego) Application of Lincoln Mariner's Assoc. Ltd to construct 1,982 sq.ft. single-story fitness center building in 500-unit apartment complex, at 4392 West Point Loma Blvd, Ocean Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (LRO-SD)

d. Application No. 6-07-129 (Randolph, Solana Beach) Application of Laura Randolph to demolish warehouse and construct 2-story 3,910 sq. ft. mix-used building and grading (260 cu.yds.) on 11,220 sq. ft. lot, at 432 No. Cedros Avenue, Solana Beach, San Diego County. (GDC-SD)

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

5. 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.

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

Motion and Vote

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

a. Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. 1-06D (Density Bonus Provisions). Public hearing and action on request of City of Carlsbad to amend density bonus and inclusionary housing provisions in certified implementation plan to ensure consistency with changes in state law. (LRO-SD) [POSTPONED]

b. City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. 04-06 (C-T Zone). Public hearing and action on request of City of Carlsbad to amend its LCP to revise certain land use plan policies for visitor-serving land uses and zoning provisions in Commercial Tourist Zone and update definitions and permitted uses. (TR-SD) [POSTPONED]

c. City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. 01-07C (La Costa Glen). Public hearing and action on request of City of Carlsbad to amend its LCP to revise Commercial Office/Residential/Open Space land use designations for portion of La Costa Glen site within Green Valley Master Plan. (TR-SD)

Motion and Vote

Motion and Vote

8. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-6-ENC-07-46 (Warren Scott, Encinitas) Appeal by Commissioners Kruer & Wan from decision of City of Encinitas granting permit with conditions to Warren Scott Architecture for expansion of West Village Shopping Center parking lot and add 18 asphalt parking spaces within landscaped area on 9 acre site, at 162 S. Rancho Santa Fe Road, Encinitas, San Diego County.[WITHDRAWN]
(GDC-SD)

b. Appeal No. A-6-NOC-07-130 (Key, McCullough & Ames, San Diego) Appeal by Commissioners Kruer & Wan from decision of City of San Diego granting permit with conditions to Rick Valles Key, Monty McCullough & Brett Ames for subdivision of vacant 1.84-acre lot into two lots (.92 acres each) and construction of two 5,000 sq.ft. homes and guest quarters, at 2835 Racetrack View Drive, Torrey Pines, San Diego, San Diego County. (EL-SD)

c. Appeal No. A-6-IMB-07-131 (Pacifica Co., Imperial Beach) Appeal by Commissioners Wan & Shallenberger from decision of City of Imperial Beach granting permit with conditions to Pacifica Companies for demolition of 3-story 38-room hotel and timber seawall, and construction of 4-story 78-guest room condo-hotel, subterranean garage, restaurant, meeting rooms, and new vertical seawall 35 feet inland of existing seawall, at 800 Seacoast Drive, Imperial Beach, San Diego County. (DL-SD)

Motion and Vote

9. 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. 6-07-73 (San Diego erosion repair, San Diego) Application of City of San Diego, Water Dept, Water Operations to fill eroded area below storm drain outlet with 3.5 cu.yds. of rock, including placement of filter fabric and remove invasive species, on northern side slope of Lopez Canyon, south of Panoramic Lane (Lopez Canyon Open Space Preserve), Mira Mesa, San Diego, San Diego County. (EL-SD)

b. Application No. 6-07-74 (Cabrillo Power, Carlsbad) Application of Cabrillo Power 1 LLC to demolish surplus fuel oil tank Nos. 1, 3, 5, 6 & 7 and associated conveyance piping and other appurtenances at power plant, at 4600 Carlsbad Blvd, Agua Hedionda, Carlsbad, San Diego County. (TR-SD)

c. Application No. 6-07-109 (Seaworld, San Diego) Application of Seaworld of California to construct 10,000 sq. ft. administrative building within existing employee parking lot, eliminating 63 parking spaces, at 500 Seaworld Drive, Mission Bay Park, San Diego, San Diego County. (EL-SD)

10. 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. 6-07-67-A (San Diego pump station upgrades) Request by City of San Diego Metropolitan Wastewater Dept to amend Special Condition #1. a. and #1.c. of approved permit to upgrade 7 sewer pump stations, during the summer, at various locations in Mission Bay Park and San Dieguito River Valley, Mission Bay Park, North City, San Diego, San Diego County. (EL-SD) [POSTPONED]

b. Permit No. 6-05-140-A (City of San Diego safety buoys) Request by City of San Diego to revise permit for installation of safety buoys in water to change public access signage on beach along frontage of La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club (2000 Spindrift Drive), between western extensions of Paseo Dorado and Avenida de la Playa, La Jolla, San Diego County. (LRO-SD)

ENFORCEMENT

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

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Los Angeles County)

12. 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.

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

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. 5-07-198 (Hill Street Partners III, LLC, Santa Monica) Application of Hill Street Partners III, LLC to demolish 2 commercial structures, and construct 4-story 45-ft. high, 69 room hotel, with 3 level 129 space subterranean parking garage, swimming pool and 4,000 sq.ft. restaurant within 1 of 2 adaptive reuse City designated landmark buildings, at 1327-1337 Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB) [WITHDRAWN]

b. Application No. 5-07-295 (City of Los Angeles, Pacific Palisades) Application of City of Los Angeles to realign sewer line and storm drain pipe outside active landslide area by relocating lines and directionally drilling under hillside from intersection of Friends and Via de las Olas Streets to bottom of Potrero Canyon and connecting to existing facilities along Pacific Coast Highway, at Via de las Olas & Friends Street, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB)

c. Application No. 5-07-393 (City of Santa Monica preferential parking) Application of City of Santa Monica for establishment of preferential parking zone for residents only with 2 hour public parking between hours of 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. during weekday and erection of signs identifying hours of parking restrictions and demarcating restricted areas bounded by Lincoln Blvd., Pico Blvd., Ocean Park Blvd., and Fourth St., Santa Monica, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB) 

Motion and Vote

d. Application No. 5-06-481 (Abbott, Los Angeles) Application of William Abbott to demolish 2-story single-family home and detach garage, subdivide 2,700 sq.ft. lot into 2 lots and construct 2 (1 on each lot) 3-level 32.4-ft. high 1,546 sq.ft. single-family home with 2-car garage in basement, at 121 Catamaran Street, Venice, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

Motion and Vote

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. 5-07-362-A (Silverman, Los Angeles) Request by Lynn Silverman for remodel and 650 sq.ft. addition to 2-story single-family home on canal-fronting lot, resulting in 30-ft. high 2,662 sq.ft. single-family home with attached 2-car garage and remove deed restriction by prior permit SF-79-5863 imposing 25-foot second story setback (from canal property line), at 229 Howland Canal, Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

16. 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.

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

Motion and Vote

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. 4-06-092 (Laks, Los Angeles Co.) Application of Hillel Laks to construct 2-story 5,281 sq. ft. single-family home with attached 672 sq. ft. garage, septic system, water well, 10,000-gallon water tank, driveway, turnaround, retaining walls, remove 2 unpermitted structures, and 3,230 cu.yds. of grading (1,299 cu.yds. cut and 1,931 cu.yds. fill); extend and improve off-site access road and retaining walls, 2,686 cu.yds. of grading (1,557 cu.yds. cut and 1,129 cu.yds. fill and 428 cu.yds. export), and replace Arizona-type stream crossing with bridged stream crossing, at 3535 Encinal Canyon Road, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (DC-V)

b. Application No. 4-06-093 (Laks, Los Angeles Co.) Application of Hillel Laks to construct 2-story 4,577 sq. ft. single-family home with attached 702 sq. ft. garage, septic system, driveway, turnaround, retaining walls, and 4,418 cu.yds. of grading (4,292 cu.yds. cut and 126 cu.yds. fill), at 3533 Encinal Canyon Road, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (DC-V)

c. Application 4-06-167 (Kinyon, Los Angeles Co.) Application of Barry Kinyon to construct 4,403 sq. ft. 2-story 35-ft. high single-family home with attached 429 sq.ft. 2-car garage, pool, and 1,409 cu.yds of grading (946 cu.yds cut and 463 cu.yds. fill), at 24775 Saddle Peak Road, Malibu, Los Angeles County. (MCH-V) [POSTPONED]

d. Application 4-07-116 (Los Angeles County Public Works Dept) Application of Los Angeles County Public Works Dept. to construct 320 linear ft. 10 ft. above grade, soldier pile retaining wall including tiebacks, lagging system and 3-ft. high cable railing; reconstruct 400 ft. long x 18-22 ft. wide portion of roadway; install 485-ft. guardrail 2-ft above-ground level; repair road shoulder; and 1,315 cu.yds. of grading (1,035 cu.yds. cut, 280 cu.yds. fill) in slope failure area, at intersection of Newell Road and Corral Canyon Road, Santa Monica Mountains Los Angeles County. (JF-V)

e. Application 4-07-134 (City of Santa Barbara Public Works Dept.) Application of City of Santa Barbara Public Works Dept to replace structurally deficient Cabrillo Bridge over Mission Creek; improve hydraulic conveyance of Mission Creek, and reconstruct and restore Mission Creek and Lagoon from State Street to Pacific Ocean, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County. (MCH-V) [POSTPONED]

f. Appeal No. A-4-STB-07-052 (HR52 Partnership, Santa Barbara Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Kruer and Wan from decision of County of Santa Barbara granting coastal development permit with condition to HR52 Partnership to construct 1,578 sq. ft. 2-story accessory structure (795 sq. ft. guest house on second floor with 783 sq. ft. garage on first floor), 381 sq. ft. deck, 343 sq. ft. porch, landscaping, retaining walls, 800 cu.yds. of grading, 5,000 gallon water tank, widening and road improvements, and removal of 5 oak trees, on Parcel 52, Hollister Ranch, Santa Barbara County. (SLG-V)

Motion and Vote

g. Application No. 4-06-117 (Los Angeles  County Dept. of Public Works, Los Angeles County)  Application of Los Angeles County Dept. of Public Works to remediate slope failure and construct approximately 58-ft. long reinforced concrete crib wall (ranging 3 to 20 ft in height), install and connect 6-in. drain pipe along base of crib wall to existing 6 -in. 60-ft. drain pipe, lengthen existing 250-ft. long guard rail  by 90 -ft., and reconstruct 90-ft. pavement and shoulder with 350 cu. yds. of cut, 400  cu. yds. of fill, and 50 cu. yds. of import, at Milepost 7.76 Latigo Canyon Road, Los Angeles County.  (JJ-V)

(Items Trailed from 2/6/08)

3. SELECTION OF ALTERNATE REPRESENTATIVE TO SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS CONSERVANCY AND SANTA MONICA BAY RESTORATION COMMISSION.

Motion and Vote

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:

Report from Closed Session

Butterfield v. CCC Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
CCC v. U.S. Department of the Navy et al. Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Natural Resources Defense Council et al. v. Winter et al. Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Coastal Law Enforcement Action Network et al. v. CCC (Pacific Gas & Electric, RPI) Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Douda et al. v. CCC Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Habitat for Hollywood Beach v. CCC (County of Ventura et al., RPI) Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club Partners LP et al. v. CCC (City of San Diego et al., RPI) Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Sierra Club v. CCC (La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club et al., RPI) Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Kretowicz v. CCC Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Security National Guaranty, Inc. v. State of California, CCC et al. Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Trancas-PCH, LLC v. CCC (City of Malibu, RPI) Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
Feduniak v. CCC Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
In the matter of Monterey County LCP Amendment No. 1-07 (Govt. Code section 11126(e)(2)(B)

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). The Commission may also consider personnel matters which fall under Government Code Section 11126(a). 

9. APPROVAL OF MINUTES.

10. COMMISSIONERS' REPORTS.

11. CONSERVANCY REPORT.

12. SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS CONSERVANCY REPORT.

13. DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REPORT.

14. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S REPORT including report on legislation and water quality.

PUBLIC COMMENT