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MARCH 2014 AGENDA

CITY OF LONG BEACH COUNCIL CHAMBERS
333 WEST OCEAN BLVD.
LONG BEACH, CA 90802
 
(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, MARCH 13, 2014

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.

NORTH 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 Arcata office at (707) 826-8950.

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

 Motion and Vote 

7. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  Appeal No. A-1-MEN-14-0006 (Cellco Partnership dba Verizon Wireless, Mendocino Co.) Appeals by (1)Commissioners Shallenberger & Kinsey and (2)Lauren Moody, Norman de Vall, Zac Zachary, Greg Krouse & Russell Fieber of decision of Mendocino County granting permit with conditions to Cellco Partnership dba Verizon Wireless for construction of and operation of 105-ft. tall telecommunications facility with antennas, generator, diesel tank, and 192 sq.ft. equipment shelter at 2335 Highway 1, one mile south of Albion, Mendocino County. (TG-A)

8. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIESAttention: 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 (SeeAGENDA 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. 1-10-002 (Del Norte Veterans Monument Committee & City of Crescent City, Crescent City) Application of Del Norte Veterans Monument Committee and the City of Crescent City to construct monument celebrating veterans' service, within Beach Front Park near intersection of Hwy 101 and Front St., Crescent City, Del Norte County. (JRB-A) [POSTPONED]

b.  Application No. 1-13-012 (Pacific Gas & Electric, Humboldt Co.) [ADDENDUM] Application of Pacific Gas & Electric to replace 14 mature conifer trees growing adjacent to a gas pipeline with a row of approx. 68 native wax myrtle shrubs planted several feet away; approx. 0.5 miles south of Bayside Cutoff Rd. on east side of Highway 101 adjacent to Caltrans Bracut Maintenance Station, Humboldt County. (MBK-A)

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.

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

 Motion and Vote 

11. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIESAttention: 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. 9-13-0500 (Hog Island Oyster Company, Humboldt Co.) [ADDENDUM] Application of Hog Island Oyster Co. to construct and operate shellfish hatchery, nursery, and seed production operation on upland parcel on shore of Humboldt Bay and adjacent existing pier and subtidal area, Samoa Peninsula, Humboldt County. (CT-SF)

b.  Application No. E-11-010 (San Diego Gas and Electric Co., San Diego Co.) [ADDENDUM] [ADDENDUM 2] Application of San Diego Gas and Electric Co. to demolish South Bay Substation, construct new substation on Bay Blvd., and perform associated transmission line work in Chula Vista, San Diego County. (KH-SF)

 Public Comment on Item
 Return to Staff
 Return to Commission 
 Motion and  Vote 
 Amending  Motion and  Vote

12. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  CD-0204-13 (Natural Resources Conservation Service, Santa Cruz Co.) Consistency Determination by Natural Resources Conservation Service for wetland restoration of 23 acres of retired agricultural lands to seasonal marsh wetlands and associated upland communities, at confluence of Watsonville and Harkins sloughs, Santa Cruz County. (LS-SF) [POSTPONED]

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

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

15. NEW APPEALS. See AGENDA CATEGORIES.

a.  Appeal No. A-2-PAC-13-0237 (Holiday Inn Express Expansion, Pacifica) [ADDENDUM] Appeal by Todd Bray of City of Pacifica decision granting permit with conditions to N.D. Patel for expansion of existing 38-room Holiday Inn Express, adding 44 guest rooms and 2,010 additional square feet of retail space, as well as other improvements including a meeting room, great room, fitness area, storage facilities and new bathrooms at 519 Nick Gust Way in Pacifica, San Mateo County. (SR-SF)

 Motion and Vote 

16. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIESAttention: 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 (SeeAGENDA 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. 2-11-009 (City of Pacifica Shoreline Protection) Application from City of Pacifica to approve prior emergency repair and expansion of shoreline protection structure fronting a City stormwater outfall and private property, located at 380 Esplanade Ave., Pacifica, San Mateo County. (JS-SF) [POSTPONED]

CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

17.  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 Santa Cruz office at (831) 427-4863.

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

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

a.  Santa Cruz LCP Amendment No. LCP-3-STC-14-0002-1 Part A (Mixed Use Parking). Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the request by the City of Santa Cruz to allow for uncovered residential parking in mixed-use developments is minor. (AK-SC)

20. COASTAL PERMIT APPLICATIONS. See AGENDA CATEGORIESAttention: 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 (SeeAGENDA 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. A-3-SNC-98-114 (SNG Inc., Monterey Bay Shores Resort, Sand City) Application of SNG Inc. to subdivide 39.04-acre parcel into 3 parcels and construct 1,337,909 sq.ft. mixed-use residential and visitor-serving development including 184 hotel rooms, 184 condominium units (92 residential and 92 visitor-serving residential units), restaurants, conference center, hotel and residential courtyards, garden, spa, 3 swimming pools, and surface and underground parking (for 947 vehicles). Project includes 680,000 cu.yds. of grading and 385,000 cu.yds. of sand disposal, 15.6 acres of dune habitat restoration, additional 5.2 acres of green landscaping and planted roofs, public access trails and parking, and necessary utility extensions and infrastructure in sand dunes seaward of Highway One, Sand City, Monterey County. (MW-SC) [POSTPONED: Due to pending lititgation, Commission does not currently have jurisdiction to hold this hearing.]

Report from Closed Session

Future Meetings: The next meetings of the Coastal Commission are April 9-11, in Santa Barbara and May 14-16, in the North Central coast area.