Larger


Viewing Issues? Click here.


Audio Only


Streaming Video Home Page
CCC Logo

 Click Here to Start


NOVEMBER 2013 AGENDA

CITY OF NEWPORT BEACH
100 CIVIC CENTER DRIVE
NEWPORT BEACH, CA 92660

(415) 407-3211

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

Please note: agenda items are subject to change.


8:00 a.m.

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2013

1.  CALL TO ORDER.

2.  ROLL CALL.

3.  AGENDA CHANGES

4.  GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT. Public comments will be heard at 8:00 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.

ENFORCEMENT

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

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

6.  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]

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

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

a.  City of Solana Beach LUP Amendment No. SOL-MAJ-1-13 (Coastal Bluff Development). [ADDENDUM] Public hearing and action on request by the City of Solana Beach to amend its certified LUP relating primarily to bluff top development and shoreline protection. (ES-SD) [TO CONTINUE]
 
 Motion and  Vote
 Motion and Vote  Withdrawn
 Motion and Vote
 Motion and Vote

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

9. 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. [APPROVED]

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

11. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  CD-0203-13 (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, San Diego Co.) [ADDENDUM] Consistency Determination by the Corps of Engineers for the revised 50-Year Coastal Storm Damage Reduction and Beach Nourishment Project, Encinitas and Solana Beach, San Diego County. (LS-SF) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and  Vote

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

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. 6-13-0025 (Koman, Mariani, & Upp, Solana Beach) [ADDENDUM] Application of Koman, Mariani,& Upp to construct 150-ft. long (35-ft. high) seawall and mid and upper bluff geogrid structure with 36 ft.-long lateral return wall on beach and bluff face, as follow-up to emergency permit, at 341-355 Pacific Ave., Solana Beach, San Diego County. (ES-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]
 
 Motion and  Vote

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.  Application No. 6-02-084-A3 (Ocean Ventures, LLC, Solana Beach) [ADDENDUM] Application of Ocean Ventures, LLC to amend permit for construction of seawall and upper bluff underground caisson system to construct mid-bluff geogrid structure and shotcrete wall to cover partially exposed buried drilled pier caissons on bluff face, at 357 Pacific Ave., Solana Beach, San Diego County. (ES-SD) [APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]
 
 Motion and Vote

b.  Application No. 6-07-083-A1 (UCSD, San Diego) [ADDENDUM] Application of the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) to amend permit for construction of 45,000 sq.ft. research facility (Venter Institute) to revise proposed site access via a 24-34 ft. wide, 790 lineal ft.-long asphalt access road with new landscape and drainage improvements, at southwest corner of Torrey Pines Road and North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, San Diego, San Diego County. (LJM-SD) [Moved to Consent Calendar, APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES and FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

14. REVISED FINDINGS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  CC-016-13 (Caltrans, Eureka) Consideration of findings for the Commission's September 12, 2013 conditional concurrence with Caltrans’ consistency certification for the Eureka - Arcata Route 101 Corridor Improvement Project, between Eureka and Arcata, Humboldt County. (MPD-SF) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and  Vote

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

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

a.  City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. OCN-MAJ-1-12 (Density Bonus Provisions). Public hearing and action on request by the City of Oceanside to add Article 40 to its Coastal Zoning Ordinance in order to bring the City’s density bonus provisions into conformance with state housing law. (TR-SD) [APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS]
 
 Motion and Vote
 Motion and Vote
b.  City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. OCN-MAJ-2-12A (Downtown Sign Ordinance) & 2-12B (Citywide Sign Ordinance). [ADDENDUM] Public hearing and action on request by the City of Oceanside to amend its Implementation Plan to repeal and replace the sign regulations for both the Downtown District and separately throughout the city. (TR-SD) [APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS]
 
 Motion and Vote
 Motion and Vote
 
c.  City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. SAN-MAJ-5-12 (Outdoor Lighting Regulations). Public hearing and action on request by the City of San Diego to amend sections of the certified Land Development Code (IP) to establish updated outdoor lighting regulations. (DNL-SD) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and  Vote
 
d.  City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. SAN-MAJ-1-13A (Affordable Housing Parking Regulations). Public hearing and action on request by the City of San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code (IP) to modify parking standards in order to encourage affordable housing projects. (KB-SD) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and Vote
 
e.  City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. SAN-MAJ-1-13B (Outdated Policy Documents). Public hearing and action on request by the City of San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code (IP) to reflect the retirement of outdated council policies and incorporate necessary revisions. (DNL-SD) [APPROVED]
 
 Motion and Vote

f.  City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. SAN-MAJ-2-13B (Microbreweries). Public hearing and action on request by the City of San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code (IP) to modify industrial zone regulations to allow accessory uses, such as small restaurants or tasting rooms, in association with microbreweries. (DNL-SD) [POSTPONED]

SOUTH 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 Ventura office at (805) 585-1800.

a.  City of San Buenaventura LCP Amendment No. SBV-MAJ-1-12 (Ventura Harbor Boatel/Hotel) Certification Review. Concurrence with Executive Director’s determination that action by the City of San Buenaventura, acknowledging receipt, acceptance, and agreement with the Commission’s certification with suggested modifications, is legally adequate. (JB-V) [APPROVED
 
b.  County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. MAJ-3-11-A (General Package Ordinance Amendment). Certification Review. Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that action by the County of Santa Barbara, acknowledging receipt, acceptance, and agreement with the Commission’s certification with suggested modification is legally adequate. (AG-V) [APPROVED]

c.  County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. MAJ-3-11-B (Commercial Telecommunications Facilities Ordinance Amendment). Certification Review. Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that action by the County of Santa Barbara, acknowledging receipt, acceptance, and agreement with the Commission’s certification with suggested modification is legally adequate. (AG-V) [APPROVED]

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

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

a.  County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. MAJ-1-12-A (Mobile Home Park Closure Regulations). Public hearing and action on request by the County of Santa Barbara to amend its certified Coastal Zoning Ordinance to add regulations regarding the closure of mobilehome parks, including the requirement to obtain a Conditional Use Permit for closure and to add noticing requirements, standards for relocation assistance requirements, and new definitions. (AG-V) [APPROVED WITH MODIFICATIONS]
 
 Motion and Vote
 Motion and Vote
 
b.  County of Santa Barbara Minor LCP Amendment No. 4-STB-13-0212-1-Part B (Cottage Food Operations). Public hearing and action on request by the County of Santa Barbara to amend its certified Coastal Zoning Ordinance to add regulations regarding home occupations that qualify as cottage food operations and specify that in-home retail sales are regulated as home occupations. (AG-V) [APPROVED]
 
c.  County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. 4-STB-13-0211-1-Part 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 development standards for agricultural buffers between new non-agricultural development and agricultural uses for specified discretionary projects. (AG-V) [APPROVED]

 Motion and  Vote

19. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  Appeal No. A-4-MAL-12-006 (25360 Malibu Road LLC, Malibu) [ADDENDUM] Appeal by Andrew Gombiner from decision by City of Malibu granting permit with conditions to 25360 Malibu Road LLC for construction of new 2-story, 6,015 sq.ft. duplex with new alternative on-site wastewater treatment system, new timber bulkhead with return walls for replacement of existing timber bulkhead, view corridors, and lateral public access easement offer-to-dedicate on an infill beachfront lot at 25360 Malibu Road, Malibu, Los Angeles County. (DC-V) [NO SUBSTANTIAL ISSUE FOUND]
 
 Motion and  Vote

b.  Appeal No. A-4-STB-13-0244 (Claus Properties, LLC, Santa Barbara Co.) Appeal by Commissioners Zimmer & Brennan from decision of County of Santa Barbara granting a permit with conditions to Claus Properties, LLC, for demolition of 2,042 sq.ft. of commercial structures, construction of 3 mixed-use commercial and residential buildings, approx. 25 ft. in height, totaling 4,589 sq. feet, setback modifications to allow encroachment into front and side yard setbacks, and 1,205 cu.yds. grading (5 cu.yds. cut and 1,200 cu.yds. fill), located at 3717 Santa Claus Lane, Santa Barbara County. (AG-V) [WITHDRAWN]

20. 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. 4-13-0675 (Los Angeles County Department of Beaches and Harbors, Malibu) [ADDENDUM] Application of the L.A. County Dept. of Beaches and Harbors to construct 10 15-ft. high, 20-ft. wide, 215-300 ft. long seasonal sand berms with approx. 13,554 cu.yds. of sand at Zuma Beach, Malibu, Los Angeles County. (JB-V) [Moved to Consent Calendar, APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]

21. 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.  Application No. 4-06-135-A3 (Goodfriend, Los Angeles Co.) [ADDENDUM] Application of Marvin Goodfriend to amend CDP No. 4-06-135 to include slope remediation which involves removal of unpermitted temporary erosion control measures, the removal of approximately 206 cu.yds. of soil ( 206 cu.yds. of cut and 206 cu.yds. of export) and revegetation of newly disturbed area. In addition, the amendment includes revegetation of area previously revegetated pursuant to the underlying permit that has failed at 3925 Malibu Vista Drive, Malibu, Los Angeles County. (DV-V) [Moved to Consent Calendar, APPROVED WITH CONDITIONS]