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JULY 2011 DRAFT AGENDA

Marin County Board of Supervisors Chambers
3501 Civic Center Drive, Room 330
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 499-6294


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

9:00 a.m.

THURSDAY,  JULY 14, 2011

1.  CALL TO  ORDER.

2. ROLL CALL.
 Changes to the Agenda
 
3.  GENERAL  PUBLIC COMMENT.  Public comments will be heard at 9:00 a.m. for items not on the agenda, for no  more than 30 minutes. For those unable to attend the early comment period,  there will be a second 30 minute comment period prior to the lunch break.
 Closed Session
 
 Closed Session Report
 
[Item 16a moved from July 13th meeting]

16. EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S REPORT including reports and possible Commission action on legislation and water quality.

a. 2012  Meeting dates and locations. Discussion and possible action on locations  for future hearings.

  Motion/Vote

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Los Angeles County)

4.  CONSENT  CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application  No. 5-11-101 (Lu, Venice, City of Los Angeles) Application of Samuel Kai  Lu to demolish 2,238 sq. ft. single-family home on 3,642 sq. ft. beachfront  lot, and construct four-level, 35-ft. high (plus 45-ft. high roof access  structure) 7,138 sq. ft. single-family home with attached two-car garage, at  4707 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, City Of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Orange County)

5.  ADMINISTRATIVE  CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application  No. 5-11-117 (Valley, Newport Beach) Application of Mr. Kent Valley to  remove existing “U” shaped boat dock and pier approach and replace with new 60  ft. pier approach reusing two existing piles, new 5 ft. x 14 ft. pier platform  with two new 14 in. concrete T-piles, maintain existing 3 ft. x 20 ft. gangway,  and new 38 ft. long “finger” floating dock (the fingertip portion will be 4 ft.  x 23 ft., widening to 8 ft. x 15 ft.) requiring three new 14 ft. concrete  piles, at 1401 E. Bay Ave, Newport Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB)

6.  CONSENT  CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application  No. 5-10-244 (Mr. Guy Inzalaco, Newport Beach) Application of Mr. Guy  Inzalaco to demolish existing beach fronting sports court and hardscape area  associated with existing single-family home and construct new beach-fronting,  2,796 sq. ft., 28-ft. above finished grade, two-story single-family home with  attached 458 sq. ft., two (2)-car garage. Grading will consist of 20 cu. yds.  of cut, 135 cu. yds. of fill and 240 cu. yds. of recompaction, which will  balance on site. The project also involves the construction of a 3-foot high  patio fence/wall around the perimeter of an at-grade, approximately 18-feet by  30-feet concrete or wood patio within the City’s oceanfront encroachment area  between the applicant’s property and the paved boardwalk, at 1211 E. Balboa Blvd., Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB)

b. Application  No. 5-11-63 (AT&T Mobility, Newport Beach) Application of AT&T  Mobility to relocate six existing telecommunications panel antennas to new, 51  ft. 5 in. high clock tower structure adjacent to existing church building, at  798 Dover Drive, Newport Beach, Orange County. (JDA-LB)
 Motion/Vote

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Orange County)

7.  DEPUTY  DIRECTOR’S REPORT FOR ORANGE COUNTY. 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.
 Motion/Vote
 
8.  CONSENT  CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.
 Motion/Vote

a. Application  No. 5-09-065 (Orange County Public Works, Newport Beach):   Application of  Orange County Public Works Department to make permanent emergency flood   control  channel bank repairs completed pursuant to emergency permit 5-05-104-G  consisting of construction of rock-lined slope buttress along westerly   embankment  of channel including approximately 837 cu. yds. of earthen fill material   in  channel slope and placement of approximately 583 cu. yds. of rock upon   earthen  slope to re-enforce and prevent further slope erosion. The rock   footprint is  approximately 185 ft. long x 16 ft. wide (2,960 sq. ft.), within western   bank  of Santa Ana-Delhi flood control channel located between the termini of   University Drive and Anniversary Lane, Newport Beach, Orange County   (MV-LB). [Formerly item 9a]

8.5. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Appeal No. A-5-LGB-11-94 (Towfiq, Laguna Beach)    Appeal by Mr. Michael Wilson & Mr. Lorenzo Longo from decision of City   of Laguna Beach granting permit with conditions to Mr. Mark Towfiq to   demolish an existing approx. 1500 sq. ft. single family residence and   construct an approx. 10,000 sq. ft. single family residence, at 2425   South Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (JDA-LB) [WITHDRAWN]

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.

[An addendum has been appended to the staff report   for item 9a below on July 7.]

a. Application  No. 5-11-50 (Poleshuk, Newport Beach) Application of Mr. Stephen Poleshuk to  construct standard 6 ft. x 6 in. pier platform and steps per City standards  composed of pressured treated Douglas fir and trex composite deck materials  along public bulkhead for access into Grand Canal public waterway, at 319 Grand  Canal, Balboa Island, Newport Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB)

b.   Application  No. 5-11-147 (City Of San Clemente, San Clemente) Application of City of  San Clemente to install new cable rail fence for pedestrian safety adjacent to  railroad right-of-way and railroad station platform consisting of 6 ft. tall  cable rail fence on beach side of railroad right-of-way from culvert channel to  past the railroad station platform and joining to new 5 ft. tall and  approximately 480 ft. long cable rail fence terminating at pedestrian railroad  crossing beach accessway plus new no trespassing signs and signs directing to  beach access on proposed new fence, at North Beach (near terminus of Calle Estacion  within the Metrolink, BNSF and Amtrak Rail right-of-way), San Clemente, Orange  County. (LR-LB)  Motion/Vote

SAN DIEGO 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 San Diego office at (619) 767-2370.  Motion/Vote

a.  City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. 2-10 (Pt. Loma   Townhomes) Certification Review.  Concurrence with the   Executive Director’s determination that the action by the City of San   Diego accepting certification of LCP Amendment No. 2-10 with   modifications, is legally adequate.  (DNL-SD)  Motion/Vote

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

a. Application No. 6-11-33 (Caltrans, San Diego) Application of California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) to   construct the Deer Canyon Mitigation Plan which involves the creation,   restoration and preservation of riparian habitat, coastal sage scrub   habitat and both native and non-native grasslands to mitigate for  anticipated impacts associated with four transportation infrastructure   improvement projects. Also included are grading, temporary irrigation   installation, fencing, signage and two temporary stream crossings, at   the south side of State Route 56 and southeast of Carmel Valley Road,   San Diego, San Diego County.  (GB-SD) [Formerly item 13a]

b. Permit No. A-6-CII-00-87-A2 (Carlsbad golf course emergency access) Request by City of Carlsbad to amend permit for construction of  municipal golf course to provide for new golf maintenance and emergency   access routes with modification of the approved on-site habitat   boundaries, at the  Crossings at Carlsbad Municipal Golf Course, north of Palomar Airport   Road and east and west of College Boulevard, Mello II, Carlsbad, San   Diego County.  (TR-SD) [Formerly item 14c]

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

a. City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. 01-10 (Mini-Dorm Ordinance). Public hearing and action on request by the City of Oceanside to amend its LCP to revise the certified  Implementation Plan to modify  certain zoning ordinances pertaining to the regulation of high-density  residential occupancy. The amendment involves changes to Articles 3, 4, 10 and 30  of the City’s ordinance. (TR-SD)  
 Motion/Vote

13. 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.

14. 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.

[Items 14a and 14b share a single, combined staff  report.]

a. Permit  No. F6760-A6 (Kretowicz, San Diego) Request by Ure and Dianne Kretowicz to  amend permit for home addition to revise the terms of required public access easement and after-the-fact  authorization for various improvements to home on blufftop lot, at 7957  Princess Street, La Jolla, San Diego, San Diego County. (LJM-SD)

b. Permit  No. A-133-79-A5 (Kretowicz, San Diego) Request by Ure and Dianne Kretowicz  to amend permit for home addition to revise the terms of required public access easement and after-the-fact  authorization for various improvements to home on blufftop lot, at 7957  Princess Street, La Jolla, San Diego, San Diego County. (LJM-SD)
 Motion/Vote

NORTH COAST DISTRICT

15.  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.  Motion/Vote

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

a. Application  No. 1-11-4 (Humboldt Bay Rowing Association, Humboldt Co.) Application of  Humboldt Bay Rowing Association to convert use  of existing floating dock and gangway from temporary/seasonal to  permanent/year-round structures, at 1535 Waterfront Drive, Eureka, Humboldt  County. (MBK-E) [Formerly item 18c]  Motion/Vote

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

a. Humboldt County LCP Amendment HUM-MAJ-4-09 (Barry/Peterson/Chisum). Public  hearing and action on request by Humboldt County to amend the Certified Land  Use Plan to amend Section 3.22-(B)(3) to include a road connection between  Humboldt Hill Road and Tompkins Hill Road south of Eureka. (MBK-E)

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. Appeal  No. A-1-MEN-08-15 (Bower Limited Partnership, Mendocino Co.) Appeals by  Environmental Commons, Lori Hubbart & Julie A. Verran from decision of  County of Mendocino granting permit with conditions to Bower Limited Partnership  to construct 285 ft.--long retaining wall to connect  to proposed 70  ft.-long  retaining wall on adjacent lot to south, and associated drainage improvements  including installation of 414-ft. length of drainpipe, storm drain manhole, and  6-ft. stormwater treatment structure, at 39200 South Highway One, Gualala,  Mendocino County. (RSM-E) [POSTPONED]

b. Appeal  No. A-1-MEN-09-52 (Blue Port, L.L.C., Mendocino Co.) Appeal by  Commissioners Wan & Kruer from decision of County of Mendocino   granting permit  with conditions to Blue Port, L.L.C. to construct 5,183 sq.ft.   single-family home with attached 675 sq.ft. garage, and 1,536 sq. ft. of   upper and lower  attached decks (for a total  structural size of 7,394 sq. ft.) and average height of 18  ft. above natural grade. Associated developments includes: 2,400 sq.ft.   barn; 600 sq.ft. guest house with attached  deck and 192 sq.ft.  cabana 192 sq.ft. hobby workshop; 216  sq.ft. garden storage shed; 160 sq.  ft. cabana with  attached deck, and replacement of shed; install septic system, driveway,   water storage tank, well, and roof  mounted solar and  temporary use of  guest cottage during construction, at 12350 South Highway One, Elk,   Mendocino  County. (MBK-E) [POSTPONED]

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Los Angeles County)

19.  DEPUTY  DIRECTOR’S REPORT FOR LOS ANGELES COUNTY. 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.

20.  CONSENT  CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.
  Motion/Vote

a. Application  No. 5-11-140 (City of Santa Monica, Santa Monica) Application of City of  Santa Monica to demolish existing five story 345 parking space parking  structure and construct new, eight story, with three subterranean levels,  parking structure with 730 parking spaces, 7,000 sq. ft. of retail space, 4,000  sq. ft. of storage space, electrical vehicle charging stations, bicycle racks,  and solar panels, at 1431 2nd Street, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB) [Formerly item 22b]

b. Application  No. 5-11-145 (City of Santa Monica, Santa Monica) Application of City of  Santa Monica to construct 6 acre municipal park with varied topography, native  drought tolerant plants, walkways, water features, play area, overlooks,  and restrooms, at 1700 Main St. & 1685 Main St., Santa  Monica, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB) [Formerly item 22c]

c. Permit No. 5-06-341-A (LM Pacific Properties, Hermosa Beach) Request by LM  Pacific Properties to eliminate mixed use component of two existing MU   office/  commercial retail buildings, and replace it with additional office   space. Minor exterior architectural modifications and interior remodel,   at 338-400 Pier Avenue, Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles County. (JDA-LB) [Formerly item 23a]

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

a. Los Angeles County LCP Amendment No. MDR-MAJ-1-11 (Marina   del Rey). Time Extension. Public hearing and   action on extension of time limit to act on County of Los Angeles   Marina del Rey LCP Amendment Request No. 1-11 to: adjust location of   development authorized by the existing certified LCP; incorporate   changes in response to the Periodic Review; and minor grammatical,   typographical and reference corrections. (AP-LB)
 Motion/Vote

21. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  Appeal  No. A-5-LOB-11-136 (City of Long Beach Dept. of Parks, Recreation and  Marine, Long Beach) Appeal by Laurence Goodhue from decision of City of Long  Beach granting permit with conditions to City of Long Beach to allow expansion  of a fence enclosure and replacement of electrical switchboard and feeders that  service public restrooms and lighting in Marina Vista Park, at 5350 Colorado  Street, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)  Motion/Vote

b.   Appeal  No. A-5-VEN-11-149 (G & M Weisenfeld Properties, Los Angeles) Appeal by  California Coastal Commission Executive Director of decision by City of   Los Angeles to grant Local Coastal Development Permit No. APCW-2010-3101   with conditions to  G & M Weisenfeld Properties for seven dwelling units in existing  residential building with seven on-site parking spaces, at 14 Jib   Street, Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

22. 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-5-VEN-10-281 (The Leader Camel Cheech, LLC, Los Angeles) De Novo  hearing for appeal of decision by City of Los Angeles granting permit with  conditions to The Leader Camel Cheech, LLC for conversion of warehouse use  (6,653 sq. ft.) to manufacturing office use, at 534 Victoria Avenue, Venice,  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)  Motion/Vote

23. 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.

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST  DISTRICT

24.  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.

25.  CONSENT  CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES.  Motion/Vote

a. Application  No. 4-11-011 (Ventura Port District, Ventura Co.) Application of Ventura  Port District to repair 1,825 linear ft. of rock revetment including   placement  of 5,400 cu.yds. of 50-400 lb. stones along shorefront revetment at   Ventura Harbor Village’s waterfront promenade, Ventura, Ventura County.   (KB-V) [Formerly item 27a]

b. Application  No. 4-11-016 (The Sunshine Trust, Los Angeles Co.) Application   of Sunshine  Trust to demolish deck on 2,436 sq.ft. single-family home and construct  detached, 29-ft. high, 685 sq.ft. recreation room, retaining walls,   stairways,  deck, and 308 cu.yds. of grading (270 cu.yds. cut, 38 cu.yds. fill), at   3809 Malibu Vista Drive, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County.   (KB-V) [Formerly item 27b]

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

a. City of Malibu LCP Amendment No. MAL-MAJ-2-10.   Public hearing and action on request by the City of Malibu to amend the   Land Use Plan (LUP) and Implementation Plan (IP) portions of its   certified Local Coastal Program (LCP) relating to View Corridor   Requirements to add policies that allow for the substitution of   off-site view corridors and additional public benefits in-lieu of the   required on-site view corridor.  (GT-LB)  Motion/Vote

27. 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.

ENFORCEMENT

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

ENERGY, OCEAN  RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

29.  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.

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

31. CONDITION COMPLIANCE

a.   Condition Compliance for CDP E-04-010 (California   Department of Fish and Game). Review of five-year bird   platform monitoring report and decision on whether bird platforms   located in State waters offshore of City of Goleta remain in place or   must be removed as required by Special Condition 8 of CDP E-04-010. (AD-SF)
 Motion/Vote

32.  FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. CC-026-11 (San Diego Association of  Governments (SANDAG), San  Diego Co.) Consistency certification by SANDAG for final mitigation   plan for  permanent wetland impacts associated with the previously-approved   (CC-052-10) Sorrento-to-Miramar Phase 1 double tracking project, San   Diego County. (LJS-SF)
 Motion/Vote
 ITEMS TRAILED FROM JULY 13TH MEETING
 APPROVAL OF MINUTES Motion/Vote
 COMMISSIONER REPORTS
 

Future Meetings: The   next meetings of the Coastal Commission are August 10-12 in Watsonville and   September 7-9, in North Coast.