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California Coastal Commission

 

May 2008 Agenda

Marina del Rey Hotel
13534 Bali Way
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
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This has been updated at 9 p.m., Wednesday, May 7,  2008.
 

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8:00 a.m.

FRIDAY, MAY 9, 2008

1. CALL TO ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.

STATEWIDE (carried from 5/7/08)

32. DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REPORT.

CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

3. ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 3-07-031 (Krach, Inglis, & Laing, Santa Cruz Co.) Application of Jennifer Krach, Michael Inglis, and John Laing to remove rip-rap and construct 2-ft. wide stem wall along toe of concrete gravity seawall fronting 3 residential properties, excavate keyway and restack riprap adjacent to upcoast of seawall, to remove non-native invasive vegetation inland of armoring and replant area with native bluff species, and perform future seawall/revetment repair and maintenance, all located at toe of bluffs, at Privates Beach, along Opal Cliffs in the Live Oak beach area, Santa Cruz County. (SC-SC)

NORTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

4. ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 2-07-40 (Mickelsen, Half Moon Bay) Application of Chris Mickelsen to remove unpermitted fill, including rip-rap and construction debris along Ocean Blvd and removal of existing concrete pad, at 350 & 380 Princeton Avenue, Half Moon Bay, San Mateo County. (RP-SF)

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 Francisco office at (415) 904-5260.

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

Motion and Vote

7. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-2-SON-08-10 (Star, Sonoma Co.) Appeal by Brian Hines from decision of County of Sonoma granting permit to Steven Star for construction of 1,208 sq. ft. single family home and 400 sq. ft. detached garage and reduction of riparian corridor setback from 100 feet to 50 feet, at 221 Los Santos Drive, Bodega Bay, Sonoma. (RP-SF)

Motion and Vote

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. 2-07-28 (City of Pacifica, Pacifica) Application of City of Pacifica to recover 1,500 tons of stone and replace it onto revetment and import 3,000 tons of new 10-ton stones, and request for after-the-fact approval to fill voids beneath boardwalk, at end of Beach Blvd, Pacifica, San Mateo County. (MC-SF)

CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

9. 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.

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

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

a. Santa Cruz County LCP Amendment No. SCO-MAJ-2-05 (Part B) (Family Childcare) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit to act on request by Santa Cruz County to amend its LCP to: 1) allow small family childcare in all residentially zoned districts, 2) add large family childcare as allowable use in six residential zoning districts, and 3) make related LCP changes. (SC-SC)

Motion and Vote

b. Santa Cruz County LCP Amendment No. SCO-MAJ-1-06 Part 3 (Affordable Housing Density Bonus). Time Extension. Public hearing and action on extension of time limit to act on request by Santa Cruz County to amend the LCP to allow an affordable housing density bonus. (SC-SC)

Motion and Vote

c. Santa Cruz County LCP Amendment No. SCO-MAJ-2-06, (Part 2) (Neighborhood Compatibility) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend time limit to act on request by Santa Cruz County to amend its LCP to: 1) increase maximum lot coverage from 30% to 40% for residential parcels that are between 5,000 and 15,000 sq.ft., 2) allow averaging of adjacent front yards to establish minimum front yard setbacks for residential parcels, and 3) modify definition of "Net Site Area" within Urban Services Line to exclude coastal bluffs and Monterey Bay submerged lands. (SC-SC)

Motion and Vote

d. City of Santa Cruz LCP Amendment No. STC-MAJ-1-06 (Creeks & Wetlands Management Plan) Certification Review. Concurrence with Executive Director's determination that action by City of Santa Cruz, accepting certification of STC-MAJ-1-06 with modifications (establishing parameters for development adjacent to watercourses and wetlands), is legally adequate. (SC-SC)

Motion and Vote

e. City of Watsonville LCP Amendment No. WAT-MAJ-1-08 (Solar Power). Public hearing and action on request by City of Watsonville to modify its LCP to allow solar power generating facility on the City's landfill property. (SC-SC)

Motion and Vote

Motion and Vote

f. UCSC Coastal Long Range Development Plan. Time Extension. Public hearing and action on request by University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC) to extend the six-month time limit to accept the Commission's suggested modifications on the UCSC's Coastal Long Range Development Plan. (DC-SC)

Motion and Vote

g. City of Carmel-by-the-Sea LCP Amendment No. CML-MAJ-2-07 (Affordable Housing Ordinance). Public hearing and action on request by City of Carmel-by-the-Sea to amend the LCP to establish development standards for affordable housing. (MW-SC) [POSTPONED]

12. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-3-SLO-01-040 (Brett, San Luis Obispo Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Potter and Wan of San Luis Obispo County decision granting permit with conditions to Harold Brett for rip-rap revetment on bluffs, fronting 463 Lucerne Road, Cayucos, San Luis Obispo County. (JB-SC) [POSTPONED]

b. Appeal No. A-3-MCO-05-52 (Weston, Monterey Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Shallenberger and Wan of Monterey County decision granting permit with conditions to Jane Weston (et al) for lot line adjustment to reconfigure 4 undeveloped parcels(approx. 0.15, 23, 34, and 75 acres) into 4 lots (approx. 18, 27, 45, and 45 acres), located along Hwy 1 in Coastlands subdivision, south of Post Ranch Inn, Big Sur, Monterey County. (KM-SC) [POSTPONED]

c. Appeal No. A-3-MCO-07-004 (Burke, Monterey Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Wan and Caldwell of Monterey County decision granting permit with conditions to Timothy and Dana Burke for lot line adjustment to reconfigure 3 undeveloped parcels resulting in 3 lots (approx. 7, 8, and 40 acres) south of Twin Peaks and west of Ventana Wilderness in Los Padres National Forest, near Palo Colorado Road, Big Sur, Monterey County. (KM-SC) [POSTPONED]

13. REVISED FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application Number 3-07-012 (Johnston, Pacific Grove). Application of Andrew and Lesley Johnston to demolish single family home with detached garage construct one-story single family home with attached garage, detached office, covered porches/walkway and related development (including retaining walls, driveway, underground utilities), including tree removal and native landscape restoration at 1400 Pico Avenue in Asilomar Dunes area of Pacific Grove in Monterey County. (MW-SC)

Motion and Vote

NORTH 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 Eureka office at (707) 445-7833.

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

Motion and Vote

16. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-1-MEN-08-9 (Hoechstetter-Shea, Mendocino Co.) Appeals by Commissioners Shallenberger and Reilly, and Sierra Club from decision of County of Mendocino granting permit with conditions to Harvey Hoechstetter & Hilary (Lari) Shea for construction of 3,174 sq. ft. single-family home and 933 sq. ft. attached garage, with average-max. height of 13.5-ft. from grade, including installation of wind-powered generator, solar panels, propane tank and septic system (connected to existing water system), at 29801 North Highway One, Westport, Mendocino County. (TST-E)

Motion and Vote

17. 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-1-MEN-07-21 (Moore, Mendocino Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Wan and Reilly from decision of County of Mendocino granting permit with conditions to Greg and Sandra Moore to convert legal non-conforming duplex into 2 single-family homes by: (1) remodeling duplex into single unit, including removal of second kitchen, construction of 890 sq. ft. addition, and installation of 421 sq. ft. of deck additions; (2) constructing 1,133 sq. ft. detached second residential unit with 435 sq. ft. deck; and (3) connecting to utilities, at 37900 Old Coast Highway, Gualala, Mendocino, County. (RSM-E)

Motion and Vote

b. Application No. 1-07-38 (California Department of Transportation, Humboldt Co.)  Application of Caltrans to convert 4-lane expressway segment of Route 101 to 4-lane freeway, from just north of Van Duzen River Bridge (Post Mile 57.0) to just north of intersection of Route 101/Drake Hill Road (Post Mile 59.1), including construction of interchange with ramps at existing at-grade intersection of Routes 101 and 36, extending local road on west side of Route 101, and eliminating seven existing at-grade road approaches, at Routes 36 & 101, Alton, Humboldt County. (MF-E) [POSTPONED]

 

18. 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. 1-03-4-A2 (Reclamation District 768, Humboldt Co.) Request by Reclamation District 768 to modify permit granted for long-term maintenance of district levees to authorize major repairs to damage cause by severe storms of December 2005/January 2006, including temporary culvert and fill ditch crossings, at levees west of Arcata, along the north side of Humboldt Bay and east side of Mad River Slough, Humboldt County. (MBK-E)

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

19. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. CD-013-08 (U.S. Air Force, San Mateo Co.) Consistency determination by U.S. Air Force for Western Range Instrumentation Modernization Program, Pillar Point Air Force Station, San Mateo County. (MPD-SF)

Motion and Vote

b. CD-014-08 (National Park Service, Marin Co.) Consistency Determination by National Park Service for Wetland and Creek Restoration at Big Lagoon, Muir Beach, Marin County. (MPD-SF)

Motion and Vote

c. CD-016-08 (U.S. Navy and Corps of Engineers, Ventura Co.) Consistency determination by U.S. Navy and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for maintenance dredging, confined aquatic disposal of contaminated sediments, and beach nourishment using clean sediments, at Port Hueneme Harbor, Ventura County. (LJS-SF)

Motion and Vote

PUBLIC COMMENT


Future Meetings: The next meetings of the Coastal Commission will be June 11-13 in Sonoma County, July 9-11 in San Luis Obispo County.

See future agenda items (these are items submitted to the Coastal Commission and could be scheduled on future meeting agendas).