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DECEMBER 2010 Agenda

San Francisco City Hall
Board of Supervisors Chambers
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 407-3211


The phone number will only be in service during the meeting.

This has been posted at 8:30 a.m., Monday, December 13, 2010.

9:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2010

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.

STATEWIDE

4. Public Education Program Update. Presentation by the Public Education Program staff on activities and accomplishments for 2010. (CP/ES/SL/AF/VM/MY/SW-SF) 

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

4.5. NEW APPEALS

a. Appeal No. A-4-VNT-10-105 (Caltrans, Ventura Co.) Appeals by Douglas Richardson, David Chernof MD, and James Littlefield-Santa Cruz Chapter Director Surfers’ Environmental Alliance, from decision by County of Ventura granting permit with conditions to Calif. Dept. of Transportation (Caltrans) for construction of high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lanes within existing median of Highway 101, for a distance of 3.4 miles between Mobil Pier Undercrossing and Bates Road (at the Ventura/Santa Barbara County line); includes parallel Coastal Trail/bikeway seaward of Highway 101, with new or improved shoreline access at seven locations, public access parking area at Punta Gorda, and new pedestrian undercrossing at La Conchita; project adjacent to the communities of Mussel Shoals, La Conchita, and Rincon Point, Ventura County. (LO-V)

 Public Comment on Item

 Motion/Vote

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

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

7. 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. 2-06-018 and A-2-MAR-08-028 (Lawson’s Landing, Marin Co.) Recreational and agricultural use of 940 to 960-ac. property, including: 673 RV and tent lots, 209 year-round trailer lots, day use parking, boating facilities, store, offices, recreational center, employee housing, fuel service and storage, wastewater disposal system, water tanks, road improvements, and cattle grazing at 137 Marine View Drive, Dillon Beach, Marin County. (RP-SF) [POSTPONED]

b.  Application No. 2-10-20 (Marin County Dept. of Public Works, Inverness and Bolinas) Application of Marin County Dept. of Public Works for maintenance cleaning of sediment from 46 culverts and drainages in Inverness and Bolinas,
Marin County. (RA-SF)
 Motion/Vote

ENFORCEMENT

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

[ Items 8.1 and 8.3 below share a single, combined staff report.]   Motion/Vote (8.1 & 8.3)

8.1.  Consent Cease and Desist Order No. CCC-10-CD-01 (Driftwood Properties, LLC –Laguna Beach, Orange Co.) Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Cease and Desist Order directing Driftwood Properties, LLC, to 1) cease and desist from conducting further unpermitted development, including, but not limited to, removal of major vegetation, and from maintaining existing unpermitted development, including, but not limited to, sandbags, sand/gravel/earthen berms, filter fabric over the berms, and plastic discharge pipes; 2) remove unpermitted development; 3) remove non-native vegetation; 4) offer to dedicate open space conservation and public access easement over entirety of property currently designated by Orange County Assessor’s Office as Assessor Parcel Nos. 056-240-65, 056-240-57, and 656-191-40, located at northern terminus of Driftwood Drive; 5) transfer entirety of property to City of Laguna Beach subject to OTD/conservation easement; and 6) grant to Coastal Conservancy “Preemptive Purchase Right Agreement” over additional 80 acres of property to north and north-east of above-referenced property, City of Laguna Beach, Orange County. (ANM-SF)

8.3 Consent Restoration Order No. CCC-10-RO-01 (Driftwood Properties, LLC –Laguna Beach, Orange Co.) Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Restoration Order directing Driftwood Properties, LLC, to address unpermitted development, including removal of major vegetation and results thereof, and placement and maintenance of approx. 5,500 sandbags (and sand/gravel/fill released from bags), sand/gravel/earthen berms, filter fabric over berms, and plastic discharge pipes, on property currently designated by Orange County Assessor’s Office as Assessor Parcel Numbers 056-240-65, 056-240-57, and 656-191-40, located at northern terminus of Driftwood Drive in City of Laguna Beach, Orange County, through restorative actions including: 1) removing unpermitted development, 2) removing non-native vegetation, 3) offering to dedicate open space conservation  and public access easement over entirety of property, 4) transferring entirety of property to City of Laguna Beach subject to OTD/conservation easement, and 5) granting to Coastal Conservancy “Preemptive Purchase Right Agreement” over additional 80 acres of property to north and north-east of above-referenced property. (ANM-SF)
8.5. Consent Cease and Desist Order No. CCC-10-CD-09 (Soloway – Malibu, Los Angeles Co.) Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Cease and Desist Order authorizing and ordering Natalie Soloway to: (1) cease and desist from maintaining existing unpermitted development and/or engaging in any further unpermitted development, including, but not limited to: a guest house, concrete block walls and other materials within and adjacent to Encinal Canyon Creek, and removal of major vegetation from environmentally sensitive habitat areas; and (2) to undertake measures necessary to comply with the Coastal Act, including removal of the unpermitted development, among other things, on property identified by the Los Angeles County Assessor’s Office as Assessor Parcel Number 4472-028-028. (EAD-SF) [POSTPONED]

8.7. Consent Restoration Order No. CCC-10-RO-08 (Soloway – Malibu, Los Angeles Co.) Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Restoration Order authorizing and ordering Natalie Soloway to: (1) remove unpermitted development, including, but not limited to: a guest house, concrete block walls and other materials within and adjacent to Encinal Canyon Creek; and (2) undertake restoration of those areas impacted by the unpermitted development (including restoration of environmentally sensitive habitat areas from which major vegetation was removed), on property identified by the Los Angeles County Assessor’s Office as Assessor Parcel Number 4472-028-028. (EAD-SF) [POSTPONED]

NORTH 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 Eureka office at (707) 445-7833.

a.  County of Del Norte LCP Amendment No. DNC-MIN-01-10 (Minor). Concurrence with Executive Director's determination that proposed modifications to County of Del Norte certified Implementation Plan, to allow park model recreational vehicles as temporary invalid family care units subject to securement of a conditional use permit are minor. Manufactured homes are currently allowed as temporary family care units. Placement of the temporary park model recreational vehicles would be subject to same conditional requirements as manufactured homes including a bonding requirement for future removal, integration with existing utilities, and verification of need (i.e., health or age). (JB-E)

b.  County of Del Norte LCP Amendment No. DNC-MIN-01-09 (Minor). Concurrence with Executive Director's determination that proposed amendments to County of Del Norte certified LCP including revisions to the County's existing Flood Damage Prevention Ordinance to meet the minimum requirements of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) by adding language to clarify existing requirements, updating flood zone designations, and removing of obsolete provisions, are minor. (JB-E)

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

 Motion/Vote

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-1-MEN-09-9 (Moores, Mendocino Co.) Appeal by Gordon Moores from decision of County of Mendocino granting permit with conditions to William Moores to install extension of culvert to capture flow within 24-ft. long section of water course and fill of culverted area to grade in front of real estate office at Irish Beach residential subdivision to provide more parking area and prevent vehicles from accidently driving into water course, at 44001 Noyo Way, Manchester, Mendocino County. (RSM-E) [POSTPONED]

b. Application No. 1-10-5 (California Dept. of Fish & Game, Humboldt Co.) Application of California Dept. of Fish & Game to conduct surveys within intertidal zone of Humboldt Bay and Eel River estuary for invasive dwarf eelgrass Zostera japonica and remove invasive species, if found, over a 10-year period throughout Humboldt Bay & Eel River estuaries, Humboldt County. (MBK-E)

c. Application No. 1-10-34 (Kinori & Lobovits, Humboldt Co.)  Application of Ilan Kinori & Laurel Lobovits to construct 1,551 sq. ft., two bedroom single family home and one floating dock, along the north side of Herring Avenue, King Salmon, Humboldt County. (MBK-E)

Future Meetings: The next meetings of the Coastal Commission are December 15-17, 2010 in San Francisco and January 12-14, 2011 in Los Angles or Orange County.

 Budget Report

 Adjournment