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MAY 2015 AGENDA

Santa Barbara County
Board of Supervisors Chambers
105 E. Anapamu Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

  (415) 407-3211
active during meeting only
 
THURSDAY MAY 14, 2015 9:00 A.M.
  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 may be additional comment time available later in the day. Note: Comments made during the general public comment period regarding matters pending before the Commission do not become part of the official record for those matters.

NORTH COAST DISTRICT

  1.  ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Application No. 1-15-0246 (Shwaika, Eureka)
      Application of William & Nancy Shwaika to remove unpermitted fill and restore wetland habitat, at 2420 Hilfiker Street, Eureka, Humboldt County. (CK-A)
  2.  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.
  3. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).
    See Agenda Categories .

ENERGY, OCEAN RESOURCES AND FEDERAL CONSISTENCY

  1.  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
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).     Motion and Vote
    See Agenda Categories .
  3.  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.
    1.  Application No. 9-15-0208 (California Ocean Protection Council MPA Signage Project, Northern and Central California)
      Application of California Ocean Protection Council to install 119 marine protected area interpretive and regulatory signs from Del Norte County to San Luis Obispo County. (CT-SF)
  4.  Federal Consistency.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  CD-0001-15 (National Park Service, Drake's Estero Restoration, Marin Co.)
      Consistency determination by Point Reyes National Seashore for removal of marine debris and equipment from Drake's Estero associated with former Drake's Bay Oyster Company aquaculture operation, Point Reyes National Seashore, Marin County. (CT-SF)       Motion and  Vote
  5. VESTED RIGHTS.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.   Application No. 9-15-0403-VRC (Venoco, Goleta)
      Application of Venoco, Inc. for claim of vested right for oil production from piers located on State Beachfront Lease 421, adjacent to Sandpiper Golf Course in Goleta, Santa Barbara County. (KH-SF) [POSTPONED]

ENFORCEMENT

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

SOUTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

  1.  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.
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .
  3. 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.                    Items 16a thru 16f, below share a single, combined staff report   Applicant Presentation   Public Comment on Item    Return to Staff    Return to Commission   Motion and Vote
    1.  Application No. 4-10-040 (Lunch Properties LLLP, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Lunch Properties LLLP to construct 18-ft. high, 3-level, 9,798 sq.ft. single-family home, 920 sq.ft. non-habitable space, and 1,901 sq.ft. attached garage, swimming pool, septic system, 250 linear ft. water line extension, 260 linear ft. access drive extension with hammerhead turnaround, and 3,510 cu.yds. grading (3,110 cu.yds. cut; 400 cu.yds. fill), and implement a Habitat Mitigation and Monitoring Plan and offer-to-dedicate open-space easement, located north of Sweetwater Mesa Rd., in Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (JB-V)
    2.  Application No. 4-10-041 (Vera Properties LLLP, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Vera Properties LLLP to construct 18-ft. high, 3-level, 13,060 sq.ft. single-family home, 424 sq.ft. of non-habitable space, and 882 sq.ft. attached garage, swimming pool, septic system, 260 linear ft. water line extension, 105 linear ft. access drive extension with hammerhead turnaround, fire department access turnout, portion of 315-ft. long rock fall stabilization device, and 12,120 cu.yds. grading (7,990 cu.yds. cut; 4,130 cu.yds. fill), and implement a Habitat Mitigation and Monitoring Plan and offer-to-dedicate open-space easement and public hiking and trail easement, located north of Sweetwater Mesa Rd., in Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (JB-V)
    3.  Application No. 4-10-042 (Mulryan Properties LLLP, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Mulryan Properties LLLP to construct 18-ft. high, 2-level 7,606 sq.ft. single-family home with basement, 1,576 sq.ft. of non-habitable space, 1,052 sq.ft. attached garage, swimming pool, septic system, 450 linear ft. water line extension, 760 linear ft. access drive extension with hammerhead turnaround, fire department access turnout, and portion of 315-ft. long rock fall stabilization device, and 16,390 cu.yds. grading (3,130 cu.yds. cut; 13,260 cu.yds. fill), and implement a Habitat Mitigation and Monitoring Plan and offer-to-dedicate open-space easement, located north of Sweetwater Mesa Rd., in Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (JB-V)
    4.  Application No. 4-10-044 (Ronan Properties LLLP, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Ronan Properties LLLP to construct 18-ft. high, 2-level, 9,970 sq.ft. single-family home, 634 sq.ft. attached garage, swimming pool, septic system, 6,500 linear ft. water line extension, 420 linear ft. access road extension, hammerhead turnaround and access turnout, and 4,430 cu.yds. total grading (3,160 cu.yds. cut; 1,270 cu.yds. fill), and implement a Habitat Mitigation and Monitoring Plan and offer-to-dedicate open-space easement, located north of Sweetwater Mesa Rd., in Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (JB-V)
    5.  Application No. 4-14-0598 (Morleigh Properties LLLP, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Morleigh Properties LLLP to construct 18-ft. high, 2-level, 9,170 sq.ft. single-family home, 1,231 sq.ft. of non-habitable space, 989 sq.ft. attached garage, swimming pool, septic system, 105 linear ft. water line extension, 450 linear ft. access road extension, hammerhead turnaround, and 10,360 cu.yds. grading (7,070 cu.yds. cut; 3,290 cu.yds. fill), and implement a Habitat Mitigation and Monitoring Plan and offer-to-dedicate open-space easement, located north of Sweetwater Mesa Rd., in Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (JB-V)
    6.  Application No. 4-14-1094 (Mulryan Properties LLLP, Morleigh Properties LLLP, Vera Properties LLLP, Ronan Properties LLLP, and ED West Properties LLLP, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Mulryan Properties LLLP, Morleigh Properties LLLP, Vera Properties LLLP, Ronan Properties LLLP, and ED West Properties LLLP, for lot line adjustment and lot tie between respective parcels, reducing parcels from 5 to 4, north of Sweetwater Mesa Rd, in Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. (JB-V)

NORTH CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

  1.  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.
  2. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).
    See Agenda Categories .
  3. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  City of Half Moon Bay Amendment No. LCP-2-HMB-14-0847-3 Part A.
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that request by the City of Half Moon Bay to amend the certified Local Coastal Program Implementation Plan to eliminate a two-year use permit restriction on the approval of new Convalescence and General Day Care Facilities in residential zones is minor. (SR-SF)
    2.  City of Half Moon Bay Amendment No. LCP-2-HMB-14-0847-3 Part B.
      Public hearing and action on request by the City of Half Moon Bay to amend the certified Local Coastal Program Implementation Plan to add 'animal hospital' as a principally permitted use in the Public Services (P-S) zone. (SR-SF)     Motion and Vote
    3.  City of Half Moon Bay Amendment No. LCP-2-HMB-14-0845-2.
      Public hearing and action on request by the City of Half Moon Bay to amend the certified Local Coastal Program Implementation Plan to implement Measure F, the citizen-sponsored initiative voted on and passed by the citizens of Half Moon Bay to establish, as a City policy, the preservation of the Main Street Bridge's historical, visual and physical integrity (including appearance and character). (SR-SF)    Motion and Vote   Motion and Vote    Motion and Vote   Motion and Vote

CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT

  1.  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.
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).     Motion and Vote
    See Agenda Categories .
  3.  LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Santa Cruz County LCP Amendment No. LCP-3-SCO-15-0008-1-Part A (Vacation Rentals).
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the request by Santa Cruz County to amend its LCP Implementation Plan to adopt minor changes to the Vacation Rental Ordinance and establish a Seacliff/Aptos Designation Area with limits on the percentage of vacation rentals allowed per block, is de minimis. (RM-SC)   
  4. NEW APPEALS.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Appeal No. A-3-STC-12-011 (City of Santa Cruz Public Works Department)
      Appeal by Commissioners Shallenberger and Sanchez of City of Santa Cruz decision granting permit with conditions to City's Public Works Department for construction of cantilevered road deck and retaining wall system near intersection of 104 4th Ave. and East Cliff Dr. in Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County. (RM-SC)      Motion and Vote
    2.  Appeal No. A-3-SCO-15-0022 (Sabankaya, Santa Cruz Co.)
      Appeal by Unincorporated Association of Multiple Bonny Doon Residents and Neighbors of Santa Cruz County decision granting permit with conditions to Teresa Sabankaya to allow for: 1) floral design studio to operate out of applicant's existing attached garage; 2) up to 10 floral design workshops per calendar year; 3) up to for four wedding ceremonies/receptions per calendar year, at 4286 Bonny Doon Road, Santa Cruz County. (KK-SC)     Motion and Vote
    3.  Appeal No. A-3-STC-15-0024 (Beach Street Inn and Suites, Santa Cruz)
      Appeal by Terrace Condominiums Homeowners' Association of City of Santa Cruz decision granting permit with conditions to Beach Street Inn and Suites for construction of outdoor deck and reconfiguration of portion of existing parking lot, at 125 Beach St., Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County. (RM-SC)     Motion and Vote
  5. 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.
    1.  Application No. A-3-PSB-14-0057 (Silver Shoals LLC, Pismo Beach)
      Application of Silver Shoals LLC to subdivide 3.7 acre undeveloped bluff top parcel into 19 parcels (10 townhouse and 9 single-family parcels), as well as one-acre public park, 14 public parking spaces, and looped road, at 2900 Shell Beach Rd., Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo County. (BO-SC) [POSTPONED]
    2.  Application No. 3-14-1172 (White, Pacific Grove)
      Application of Randal and Deborah White to remodel and add 281 sq.ft. addition to existing 985 sq.ft. single-family home, construct stone patio, native dune restoration and other improvements at 1771 Sunset Dr., in Asilomar Dunes neighborhood of Pacific Grove, Monterey County. (BO-SC)
FRIDAY MAY 15, 2015 9:00 A.M.
  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 may be additional comment time available later in the day. Note: Comments made during the general public comment period regarding matters pending before the Commission do not become part of the official record for those matters.
SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (LOS ANGELES COUNTY)
  1. ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Application No. 5-15-0221 (Chacker, Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of Richard Chacker to install 240 sq.ft., 8-ft. high outdoor storage container for beach equipment rental concession on sand, at 387 Paseo del la Playa, Torrance Beach, Los Angeles County. (AD-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-0236 (Topp, Long Beach)
      Application of Richard and Peggy Topp to replace 443 sq.ft. dock float, at 5521 E. Sorrento Dr., Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
    3. Application No. 5-15-0299 (Cobos, Los Angeles)
      Application of Hugo Urgell Cobos to construct 42-ft. high, 3-story 4,322 sq.ft. single-family home with attached 3-car garage on vacant lot, at 130 Roma Ct., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
  2. 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.
  3. CONSENT CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .
  4.  LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Manhattan Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-MNB-13-0214-1 (Affordable Housing Incentives).
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the resolution and ordinance adopted by City of Manhattan Beach accepting certification of LCP-5-MNB-13-0214-1 (Affordable Housing Incentives) are legally adequate. (CP-LB)
  5. NEW APPEALS.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0026 (422 Grand Boulevard LLC, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Coastal Commission Executive Director and Robin Rudisill, Angelina Meany, David Troy Smith, and 6 others from decision by City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to 422 Grand Boulevard LLC for construction of 3-story, 35-ft. high, 4,816 sq.ft. single-family home and consolidation of 2 lots, at 418-422 Grand Blvd., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB [POSTPONED]
    2. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0027 (416 Grand Boulevard LLC, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Coastal Commission Executive Director and Robin Rudisill, Angelina Meany, David Troy Smith, and six others from decision by City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to 416 Grand Boulevard LLC for construction of 2-story, 30-ft. high, 1,064 sq.ft. single-family home, at 416 Grand Blvd., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB) [POSTPONED]
    3. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0025 (Marina Pacific Hotel and Suites LLC, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Coastal Commission Executive Director and Joan Klotz from decision by City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to Marina Pacific Hotel and Suites, LLC for expansion of existing roof deck and café from 2,700 square feet to 5,000 square feet, at 1697 Pacific Ave., Venice City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
  6. 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.
    1. Permit No. 5-08-245-A1 (Biggs Sr, Pacific Palisades)
      Request by Edward Biggs, Sr. to amend permit and install 8 dewatering wells, 1,100-ft. long keystone wall with varying height of 3 to 17 feet, temporary irrigation system and planting of native drought tolerant vegetation on hillside within mobile home park, at 16321 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
    2. Permit No. 5-09-071-A2 (City of Long Beach Colorado Lagoon Wetlands Restoration)
      Request by City of Long Beach to amend permit for Colorado Lagoon wetlands restoration to include extended bridge over lagoon, additional eelgrass transplant, fence and tree replacement, and electric line reconfiguration, at 5119 Colorado St., Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
CENTRAL COAST DISTRICT
  1. CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).
    See Agenda Categories .
  2. 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.
    1. Application Nos. A-3-SCO-09-001 and A-3-SCO-09-002 (Frank, Santa Cruz County).
      Applications of Neil Frank (Lot 1); Arnold Land Company, LLC (Lot 2) and Baltimore Land Company (Lot 3) to construct two 2-story single-family homes with associated improvements on Lots 1 and 2 and with associated improvements on portion of Lot 3 and provide conservation easement over remainder of Lot 3, on bluff above Hidden Beach in the unincorporated Aptos area of Santa Cruz County. (RM-SC)
  3.  DISPUTE RESOLUTION.
    1. Dispute Resolution No. A-3-SNC-98-114-EDD (Security National Guaranty, Inc. Sand City)
      Public hearing and Commission determination on dispute over compliance with Special Conditions 1 through 6 and 20 regarding: 1) development standards; 2) dune manipulation, restoration, and protection; 3) visual screening of development; 4) lighting; 5) signage; 6) fencing, etc., all with respect to construction of a 1.3 million sq.ft. mixed-use residential and visitor-serving development in undeveloped dunes seaward of Highway One between Fort Ord Dunes State Park and Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District's Eolian Dune Preserve, Sand City, Monterey County. (MW-SC)

STATEWIDE
  1. Future Agenda Items.
    Discussion of potential future agenda items. (CL-SF)
The next meetings of the Coastal Commission are June 10-12, in Newport Beach and July 8-10, in South Central coast region.