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December 2009 Agenda

San Francisco City Hall
Legislative Chambers, Room 250
1 Dr. Carlton Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA
(415) 407-3211

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This has been posted at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 2, 2009.
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9:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2009

1.  CALL TO ORDER.

2.  ROLL CALL.

3.  GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT.  Public comments will be heard at 9 a.m. for no more than 30 minutes.  For attendees who are unable to attend the early comment period, there will be a second comment period prior to or after the lunch break.  Agenda items will begin or resume after public comment.

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, negative determinations, matters not requiring public hearings, and status report on offshore oil & gas exploration & development.  For specific information contact the Commission’s Energy, Ocean Resources, and Federal Consistency Division office at (415) 904-5240.

5. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

6. REVISED FINDINGS.  See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. CC-056-09 (City of San Diego, San Diego Co.) Revised Findings for conditional concurrence with resubmitted Consistency Certification by City of San Diego for secondary treatment waiver (i.e., Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Reissuance, under Section 301(h) of the Clean Water Act, of a modified National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permit) for Point Loma Wastewater Treatment Plant Discharges offshore of San Diego, San Diego County. (MPD-SF) [POSTPONED

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

8. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS.  See AGENDA CATEGORIESAttention:  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. E-09-010 (Pacific Gas & Electric Co., Humboldt Co.) Application of Pacific Gas & Electric Co. to demolish and decommission 2 gas-fired and 1 nuclear power generating units at Humboldt Bay Power Plant, near King Salmon, Humboldt County. (TL-SF)
 Motion and Vote

9. REVOCATION.

a.  Revocation Request No. R-E-06-013 (Poseidon Resources, Carlsbad) Request by Surfrider Foundation, San Diego Coastkeeper, and Coastal Environmental Rights Foundation to revoke permit E-06-013 granted to Poseidon Resources to construct and operate a 50 million gallon per day seawater desalination facility at site of Encina Power Plant, adjacent to Agua Hedionda Lagoon, in City of Carlsbad, San Diego County. (AJD-SF)
 Motion and  Vote

ENFORCEMENT

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

NORTH 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 Eureka office at (707) 445-7833.

a.  City of Fort Bragg Specific Plan. Briefing by Commission staff, City of Fort Bragg staff, and Georgia Pacific officials on City of Fort Bragg’s Specific Plan Process for reuse of approx. 400-ac. Georgia Pacific mill site, west of Highway One, adjacent to downtown Fort Bragg, Mendocino County. (RSM-E)

12.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).  See AGENDA CATEGORIES.
 Motion and Vote

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

14. NEW APPEALS.  See AGENDA CATEGORIES

a.  Appeal No. A-1-EUR-09-46 (Colburn, Eureka) Appeal by Commissioners Sanchez & Stone from decision of City of Eureka granting permit with conditions to Robert Colburn for construction of new approx. 3,582 sq.ft. metal warehouse on northeast corner of property behind existing commercial building, including 725 sq.ft. watchman's quarters on mezzanine level and installation of 1,270 sq.ft. biotention cell and 675 sq.ft. vegetated swale, at 722 West Washington Street, Eureka, Humboldt County. (JB-E)
b. Appeal No. A-1-DNC-09-48 (Border Coast Regional Airport Authority, Del Norte County) Appeals by Commissioners Shallenberger & Wan and the Friends of Del Norte from decision of County of Del Norte granting permit with conditions to Border Coast Regional Airport Authority for airport terminal expansion project, City of Del Norte, Del Norte County. (JB-E) [POSTPONED]

c.  Appeal No. A-1-EUR-09-049 (CUE VI, LLC, Eureka) Appeal No. A-1-EUR-09-49 (CUE VI, LLC, Eureka) Appeals by: (1) Commissioners Stone & Mirkarimi, (2) Humboldt Baykeeper, Environmental Protection Information Center, & Northcoast Environmental Center, and (3) Ralph Faust from decision of City of Eureka granting permit with conditions to CUE, VI, LLC for Phase 1 of the Marina Center project. Phase 1 of the Marina Center project includes implementation of the Supplemental Interim Remedial Action Plan (SIRAP), and including creation of an 11.89 acre wetland reserve, which has received concurrence from the California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region (RWQCB), City of Eureka, Humboldt County. (JB-E)

15. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS.  See AGENDA CATEGORIESAttention:  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. 1-09-4 (Humboldt State University Office of Facilities Management, Eureka) Application of Humboldt State University Office of Facilities Management to demolish wharf structures and construct new gangway and floating dock for boating instruction and recreational uses on Humboldt Bay, Humboldt State University's Humboldt Bay Aquatic Center, between K & J Street, Eureka, Humboldt County. (RSM-E)
 Motion and Vote

b. Application No. 1-09-24 (City of Ferndale, Humboldt Co.) Application of City of Ferndale to upgrade Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF) to meet water quality and wastewater discharge standards, at Port Kenyon Road between Market & California Streets, Ferndale, Humboldt County. (MBK-E)

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

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

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

a.  San Mateo County LCP Amendment No. SMC-MAJ-1-07 (Midcoast Update). Public hearing and action on request by San Mateo County to update its land use plan (LUP) and implementation plan (IP) for the urban Midcoast area (El Granada, Miramar, Moss Beach, Montara, Princeton-by-the-Sea). (RP-SF)
 
 Organized Presentations

 Organized Opposition

 Public Comment on Item

 Rebuttal

 Return to Staff

 Motion and  Vote
 
 Motion and Vote
 
 Motion and  Vote
 
 Motion and  Vote

b. San Mateo County LCP Amendment No. SMC-MAJ-1-04-A (Midcoast Design Standards). Public hearing and action on request by County of San Mateo to amend the LUP and IP to establish new design standards for single-family and duplex development in the urban Midcoast (El Granada, Miramar, Moss Beach and Montara). (MC-SF)

c. San Mateo County LCP Amendment No. SMC-MAJ-1-09 (Wireless Facilities). Public hearing and action on request by San Mateo County to amend its certified Implementation Plan (IP) to establish regulations for wireless telecommunication facilities. (MC-SF)

 Closed Session Report

 General Public Comments

Future Meetings
:  The next meetings of the Coastal Commission will be January 13-15 in Huntington Beach and February 10-12 in Oceanside.