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JUNE 2012 Agenda

Huntington Beach City Council
2000 Main Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(415) 407-3211

9:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, JUNE 14, 2012

1.  CALL TO ORDER.

2.  ROLL CALL.

3.  AGENDA CHANGES.

4.  GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT. Public comments will be heard at 9:00 am for items not on the agenda, for no more than 30 minutes. For those unable to attend the early comment period, there will be additional comment time available later in the day.

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Los Angeles County)

5.  ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 5-12-107 (Thompson, Long Beach) Application of Ed Thompson to remove L-shaped floating boat dock and gangway and replace with new same-sized L-shaped dock and gangway in same location. No new piles, at 5815 Corso Di Napoli, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB)

6.  CONSENT CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.    Motion and Vote

a.Application No. 5-12-101 (Martin, Santa Monica) Application for Fernando Martin to change-of-use from 1,492 sq.ft. retail space to restaurant space within existing, multi-tenant commercial building, at 1654 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB)

SAN DIEGO DISTRICT

7.  CONSENT CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.     Motion and Vote

a.Application No. 6-12-14 (San Diego County Regional Airport Authority, San Diego) Application of San Diego County Regional Airport Authority for relocation of employee parking lot from Harbor Island and free cell phone lot to existing Harbor Drive airport parking lot (former Teledyne-Ryan site) to include resurfacing and restriping to reconfigure and expand Harbor Drive parking lot from 763 spaces to 2,815 spaces to accommodate 1,587 public spaces, 1,088 employee spaces and 140 cell phone spaces; also included is relocation of existing parking control kiosks, construction of 2 new parking control kiosks (82 sq.ft. each), and road and intersection improvements, at San Diego International Airport, 3015 North Harbor Dr., San Diego, San Diego County. (KB-SD)

b.Application No. 6-12-20 (City of Carlsbad Storm Drain Repair) Application of City of Carlsbad to repair storm drain outlet damaged by water-line break to include removal of 25 cu.yds. of sediment from lagoon and removal and replacement of existing undersized rip-rap with larger rip-rap in same location, at Bristol Cove storm drain outlet located southeast of intersections Cove Drive and Park Drive, Agua Hedionda, Carlsbad, San Diego County. (TR-SD)

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Los Angeles County)

[The report for item 8 below has been updated on June 11.]

8.  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.

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

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

11.  NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

12.  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.

13.  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. 5-91-286-A9 (City of Los Angeles, Department of Recreation and Parks) Request by City of Los Angeles, Dept. of Recreation and Parks for amendment of Special Condition 3 to allow for sale of 6 of remaining 14 City owned canyon rim lots (15205, 15209, 15213, 15217, 15221, and 15225 De Pauw Street). Direct funds to an established Trust Fund and used solely for completion of all remaining phases of development of Potrero Canyon Park restoration project, at 15101 Pacific Coast Highway, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (AP-LB) [POSTPONED]

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

14.  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.

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

16.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. E-11-027 (Dynegy South Bay, LLC, Chula Vista) Application of Dynegy South Bay, LLC to demolish decommissioned South Bay Power Plant and other associated buildings, tanks, and structures, at 990 Bay Blvd, Chula Vista, San Diego County. (TL-SF)      Motion and Vote

17.FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  CD-024-12 (Bureau of Indian Affairs, Del Norte Co.)Consistency determination of Bureau of Indian Affairs for placement of 2.44-acre parcel into federal trust status for Smith River Rancheria, to provide trust land for the Rancheria to construct parking lot adjacent to existing casino, Smith River, Del Norte County. (JEM-SF)     Motion and Vote

[An addendum has been appended to and correspondence received has been linked from the staff report for item 17b below on June 12.]

b.  CD-019-12 (U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, So. California) Consistency determination by U.S Fish and Wildlife Service for termination of southern sea otter translocation program, southern California coastal waters (including Channel Islands). (MPD-SF)        Motion and  Vote

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

18.  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.

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

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

a.  Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. 2-12A (Housing Element Program 2.1-Min. Densities), B (Housing Element Program 2.1-Mixed Use) and C (Land Use Decision Making) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend the 60 day time limit for Commission action up to one year on request by the City of Carlsbad to modify the City’s Zoning Ordinance to establish a new minimum density in the RMH and RH land use designations; allow residential uses in certain commercial zones and revise the City’s development review process. (DNL-SD)    Motion and Vote

b.  San Diego LCP Amendment No. 1-12 (Urban Agriculture) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend the 60 day time limit for Commission action up to one year on request by the City of San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code to allow retail farms and farmers markets as separately regulated uses in multiple zones. (DNL-SD)  
 Motion and Vote

21.NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

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.  Application No. 6-11-66 (22ndDistrict Agricultural Association, Del Mar)Application of 22nd District Agricultural Assoc. for Phase I of South Overflow Lot (SOL) restoration to include: restoration of 2.14 acres in the SOL and 0.93 acres along northern bank of San Dieguito River (East Berm) to create salt marsh habitat to including grading, planting, buffers and monitoring, at Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd., Del Mar, San Diego County. (ES-SD)

[An addendum has been appended to the staff report for item 22b below on June 12.]

b.  Application No. 6-11-93 (California Department of Transportation, San Diego)Application of Caltrans to replace and reconstruct Genesee Ave. overcrossing and associated freeway access ramps, and widening of Genesee Ave./Interstate 5 (I-5) interchange from both east and west directions, including retaining walls, bioswales, and new 8,000-ft. long pedestrian and bicycle path with overcrossing extending across Genesee Ave., and off-site mitigation for habitat impacts at Deer Canyon mitigation site. Project is located at I-5/Genesee Interchange, San Diego, San Diego County. (GB-SD)

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.

a.  Permit No. 6-90-290-A2 (Tully, Solana Beach) Request by Tim Tully to amend permit for construction of two homes to remove unpermitted private lagoon access trail and restore approx. 0.08 acre area adjacent to San Elijo Lagoon, which includes unpermitted private lagoon access trail and portion of lagoon hillside below the trail, at 815 & 819 Seabright Lane, Solana Beach, San Diego County. (ES-SD)

24.REVISED FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIESdescription on page .

a.  Solana Beach LCP (Land Use Plan). Review and possible adoption of revised findings in support of Commission’s decision certifying City of Solana Beach Land Use Plan with suggested modifications. (DL-SD)    Motion and Vote

ENFORCEMENT

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

a.  The Enforcement Report will include a presentation by Dr. Karen Martin of her award winning documentary, “Surf, Sand, and Silversides: the California Grunion”, which was partially funded through payment of penalties as result of a Commission-issued Consent Order. (LH-SF)

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

26.  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.

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

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

a.  City of Port Hueneme LCP Amendment No. MAJ-1-12 (Time Extension). Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for one year on the City of Port Hueneme’s request to amend its certified Coastal Zoning Ordinance regarding housing, density bonus provisions, and reasonable accommodation procedures. (AT-V)     Motion and Vote

b.  County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. MAJ-3-11-A (Time Extension).Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for one year on the County of Santa Barbara’s request to amend its certified Coastal Zoning Ordinance to implement new regulations and make other revisions regarding definitions, general regulations, services, utilities, and related facilities, and permit procedures. (AG-V)     Motion and Vote

c.  County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. MAJ-3-11-B (Time Extension).Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for one year on the County of Santa Barbara’s request to amend its certified Coastal Zoning Ordinance to amend the existing permitting procedures and development standards that regulate the construction and use of commercial telecommunications facilities. (AG-V)     Motion and Vote

d.  County of Ventura LCP Amendment No. MAJ-1-12.Public hearing and action on request by the County of Ventura to amend its certified Local Implementation Plan to change the zoning designation of one 7-acre parcel (APN: 700-0-260-140) from Coastal Rural Exclusive, 5-acre minimum parcel size (CRE-5 ac) to Coastal Rural Exclusive, 2-acre minimum parcel size (CRE-2 ac), Ventura-Los Angeles County Line, Ventura County. (JB-V)      Motion and Vote 

29.NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

30.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 30a on June 11, 2012.]

a.  Application No. 4-11-051 (Jantzen, Los Angeles Co.)Application of Christof Jantzen to construct 1,444 sq.ft., 30-ft. high, 1–story single family home with attached carport; patio; water tank; septic system; retaining walls; 628.5 cu.yds. of grading (139 cu.yds. of cut, 314.25 cu.yds. of fill, and 175.25 cu.yds. of export); vacate Los Angeles County public road (Lockview Lane), and roadway improvements to Kerry Lane, including construction of 760 linear feet of pavement and 120 linear feet of permeable concrete up to 20-ft. wide, 590-ft. long retaining wall with average height of 3.9 ft., and 944 cu.yds. of grading (472 cu.yds of cut, 254 cu.yds. of fill, and 218 cu.yds. of export) located at 1840 Kerry Lane, Topanga, Los Angeles County. (DV-V)

RECEPTION

A reception will be hosted by the City of Huntington Beach. It will be held at the Wetlands & Wildlife Care Center, 21900 Pacific Coast Hwy, Huntington Beach on Thursday, June 14, 2012 beginning at 6:00 pm or as soon as the Commission meeting adjourns that day. Members of the public are welcome to attend. Space is limited. To RSVP, contact Cathy Fikes, (714) 536-5553 for more details.