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JULY 2013 AGENDA

CITY OF VENTURA
CITY HALL - COUNCIL CHAMBERS
501 POLI STREET
VENTURA, CA 93011

(415) 407-3211

Phone number will only be in service when the meeting is in session.

Please note: agenda items are subject to change.

8:30 a.m.

THURSDAY, JULY 11, 2013

1.  CALL TO ORDER.

2.  ROLL CALL.

3.  AGENDA CHANGES

4.  GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT. Public comments will be heard at 8:30 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 (Orange County)

5.  ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a. Application No. 5-13-078 (Lyon, Huntington Beach) Application of Michael Lyon to remodel existing 1,387 sq.ft., 1-story, single-family home with attached 550 sq.ft. garage, consisting of new 1,626 sq.ft. second story addition resulting in new 3,013 sq.ft., 28 ft.-high (above finished grade), 2-story single-family home with attached 550 sq.ft., 2-car garage on inland lot inland at 16872 N. Pacific Ave. in the Sunset Beach area of Huntington Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB) [APPROVED]

b. Application No. 5-13-106 (Watson, Newport Beach) Application of Noel Watson to demolish existing 662 sq.ft. “I” shaped dock system and all existing piles and installation of new “U” shaped dock system consisting of 336 sq. ft. floating dock, 3’x 20’ gangway, 10’ x 12’ pier platform, resulting in a total of 655.50 sq. ft. water coverage and supported by 3 new 14 in. sq. concrete “T” piles and 3 reused and relocated 14 in. square concrete guide piles at 1411 N. Bayfront, Newport Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB) [APPROVED]

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

a. Application No. 5-13-059 (Smith Family Trust, San Clemente) Application of Smith Family Trust to demolish 1-story 4,144 sq.ft., 5-unit apartment building and garages and construct new 3-story, 44 ft.-tall from frontage road, 12,136 sq.ft. 5-unit apartment building plus 6,570 sq.ft. 15-space subterranean parking garage, grading, hardscape and landscape improvements on 12,136 sq.ft. coastal canyon lot at 410 Arenoso Lane, San Clemente, Orange County. (LR-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

ENFORCEMENT

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

[ Items 8 and 9, below, share a single, combined staff report.]
 Motion and Vote
 Motion and Vote

8. Consent Cease and Desist Order No. CCC-13-CD-05 (Lowell, McKinleyville, Humboldt Co.) [ADDENDUM] Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Cease and Desist Order directing Rebecca L. Lowell to: 1) remove unpermitted development, including a 140-foot long revetment (consisting of rock, concrete, and other debris) in and adjacent to the Mad River, and gravel and debris located on and above the bank of the Mad River and 2) cease and desist from conducting additional unpermitted development on property located at 1774 Ocean Drive, McKinleyville, Humboldt County. (RTA-SF) [APPROVED]

9. Consent Restoration Order No. CCC-13-RO-05 (Lowell, McKinleyville, Humboldt Co.) [ADDENDUM] Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Restoration Order directing Rebecca L. Lowell to: 1) remove unpermitted development, including a 140-foot long revetment (consisting of rock, concrete, and other debris) in and adjacent to the Mad River, and gravel and debris located on and above the bank of the Mad River; 2) restore impacted areas by planting native riparian vegetation; and 3) mitigate for the temporal loss of habitat caused by the unpermitted development; on property located at 1774 Ocean Drive, Mckinleyville, Humboldt County. (RTA-SF) [APPROVED]

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (Orange County)

10.  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. [APPROVED]

11.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). 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.

a.  Application No. 5-12-134 (City of Newport Beach Fire Rings Removal) Application of City of Newport Beach to remove 60 fire rings from city beaches, including 33 fire rings east and west of Balboa Pier and 27 fire rings from Corona del Mar State Beach, Newport Beach, Orange County. (RAB-LB) [WITHDRAWN]

b.  Application No. 5-12-275 (Waterfront Enterprises, Inc, Newport Beach) Application of Waterfont Enterprises, Inc. to relocate existing floating dock and skiff rental and install new 888 sq.ft. cantilevered fixed dining deck (in place of the dock and skiff rental) on bay side (Newport Bay) of Balboa Pavilion associated with existing Harborside Restaurant at 400 Main St., Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]
 
 Motion and Vote

c.  Application No. 5-13-046 (Van Tuyl, Newport Beach) Application of Larry Van Tuyl to remove existing North-South facing 722 sq.ft. “U” shaped dock system with three (3) 14” guide piles and install reoriented East-West facing 1,100 sq.ft. “U” shaped dock system with four (4) 14” guide piles and 5’ x 20’ gangway and 4’ x 20’ gangway at 103 Linda Isle, City of Newport Beach, Orange County (FSY-LB) [POSTPONED]

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

13.  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. [APPROVED]

a.  City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. CAR-MAJ-1-12 (Nonconforming Buildings and Uses) Certification Review. [ADDENDUM]Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the action by the City of Carlsbad accepting certification of LCP Major Amendment 1-12 (to amend its implementation plan to provide citywide nonconforming buildings and uses provisions) with modifications is legally adequate. (TR-SD) [APPROVED]

14.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar). See AGENDA CATEGORIES. [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]
 
 Motion and Vote
 

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

a.  City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. CAR-MAJ-1-13 (Housing Element 2.1 – Barrio) Time Extension. Public hearing and action to extend the 90-day time limit for Commission action up to one year on request by City of Carlsbad to amend the certified land use plan(s) to create a new R-30 (23-30 dua) land use category for the Barrio/Village Area community; redesignate certain properties with the new R-30 land use and zoning classification and revise Section 21.90.045 of the municipal code to incorporate the new density range. (DNL-SD) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and Vote

b.  City of Imperial Beach LCP Amendment No. IMB-MAJ-2-12 (Commercial Mixed Uses). Public hearing and action on request by City of Imperial Beach to amend the LCP Land Use Plan and Implementation Plan to modify provisions for commercial and residential uses in mixed use districts and zones. (DL-SD) [POSTPONED]

16. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  Appeal No. A-6-ENC-13-210 (Lindstrom, Encinitas) Appeal by Commissioners Shallenberger & Sanchez from decision of City of Encinitas granting permit with conditions to James and Karla Lindstrom for construction of new 2-story, 3,553 sq.ft. home over 1,355 sq.ft. basement with 950 sq.ft. garage on existing 6,776 sq.ft. vacant blufftop lot at 132 Neptune Ave., Encinitas, San Diego County. (ES-SD) [POSTPONED]

b.  Appeal No. A-6-NLC-13-211 (Marina Gateway Development Co. LLC, National City) Appeal by Commissioners Bochco & Sanchez from decision of City of National City granting permit with conditions to Marina Gateway Development Co. LLC to remove condition on existing permit restricting uses on ground floor of 14,300 sq.ft., 2-story office/commercial building to tourist-commercial uses, to allow professional dental college within 5,600 sq.ft. of first floor, and 6,300 sq.ft. on upper floor of building, with permit term of 10 years, at 700 Bay Marina Drive, National City, San Diego County. (DL-SD) [POSTPONED]

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.  Application No. 6-12-059 (Seascape Management Corporation, Solana Beach) [ADDENDUM] Application of Seascape Management Corp. to relocate blufftop sidewalk landward 5 feet with concrete block retaining wall and redirection of existing drainage away from bluff edge; and repairs to and replacement of portions of an existing private bluff face stairway, at 675 South Sierra Ave., Solana Beach, San Diego County. (ES-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]
 
 Motion and  Vote
 
b.  Application No. 6-12-061 (Grand & Strand, LLC, San Diego) [ADDENDUM] Application of Grand & Strand, LLC to construct 1,895 sq.ft. second-floor outdoor deck addition to existing restaurant and remove unpermitted automated parking payment machine and associated signs, at 4315 Ocean Blvd., Pacific Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (AL-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]
 
 Motion and  Vote
 

c.  Application No. 6-13-357 (California Department of Parks & Recreation San Onofre State Beach parking lots, San Diego Co.) Application by CA Dept. of Parks and Recreation to install automated pay machines (APMs) and implement a flexible fee collection program at two locations within San Onofre State Beach utilizing a combination of hourly and flat daily rates; APM would replace no fee system at Trestles Parking Area and a manned kiosk at San Onofre Bluffs; no changes proposed to fee collection at Surf Beach location; also monitoring to include collection of data from fee collection program to demonstrate how parking fees and discount parking opportunities affect public use and revenue collection, at San Onofre State Beach, San Diego County. (AL-SD) [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. 6-84-578-A10 (MiraCosta Community College District, Encinitas) Application of MiraCosta Community College District to amend permit for construction of college campus to construct 1-story, 20 ft.-high, 4,700 sq.ft. classroom and laboratory facility within existing community college campus, at 3333 Manchester Ave., Encinitas, San Diego County. (AL-SD) [Moved to Consent Calendar, APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

b.  Permit No. 6-02-039-A1 (Seascape Chateau HOA, Solana Beach) Application of Seascape Chateau HOA for construction of two reinforced concrete return sections (each approx. 1.5 linear feet) at north and south ends of existing 70 ft.-long, approx. 30 ft.-high seawall and application of hand-sculpted and color treated aesthetic facing to existing seawall, on bluff and public beach below 707 South Sierra Ave., Solana Beach, San Diego County. (ES-SD) [Moved to Consent Calendar, APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

19. REVISED FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  Application No. 6-12-002 (Crystal Pier, San Diego) Revised findings to reflect Commission’s action in approving application of Crystal Pier Hotel Cottages, Inc. to demolish two single-story rental cottages (Units 20 & 22) totaling 1,832 sq.ft. (completed without permit) and reconstruct 2 new single-story cottages totaling 1,752 sq.ft. and expansion of width of existing pier approx. 6 feet northward to accommodate new decking for reconstructed units, located on Crystal Pier, at 4500 Ocean Blvd., Pacific Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (TR-SD) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and Vote

Future Meetings: The next meetings of the Coastal Commission are August 14-16 in Santa Cruz and September 11-13 in Eureka.