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OCTOBER 2015 AGENDA

Long Beach Convention
& Entertainment Center

Seaside Ballroom
300 E Ocean Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90803

  (415) 407-3211
active during meeting only

Special hearing procedures apply to W9b (Newport Banning Ranch) & Th14a (Seaworld)

 

FRIDAY OCTOBER 9, 2015 9:00 A.M.

  1.   CALL TO ORDER.
  2.  ROLL CALL.
  3.  AGENDA CHANGES.
  4.  GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT.
    At some time prior to adjournment for the day, public comment will be heard for items not listed on today’s agenda for no more than 30 minutes. 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. 5-15-0470 (Boll, Long Beach)
      Application of Larry Boll to remove and replace 6’x30’floating dock, 2’x18’ gangway, and install new 3.5’x4’ gangway access platform, at 118 Rivo Alto, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MR-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-1307 (SLC Gemstone LLC, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of SLC Gemstone LLC to demolish 2-story, 2-unit apartment building and construct 3,959 sq.ft., 35-ft. high, 2-unit condominium (approx. 1,979 sq.ft. per unit), with 987 sq.ft. of decks, and two 209 sq.ft. 1-car garages with tandem parking spaces on driveway on 3,347 sq.ft. lot, at 454 - 456 E. So. Venice Blvd., Venice, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR.     Motion and  Vote  
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Application No. 5-15-0919 (City of Long Beach Commercial Sewage Pump-out System)
      Application of City of Long Beach to repair and upgrade existing commercial sewage pump-out system that services Docks 1 through 6 and West Pine Ave. Pier Dock in Rainbow Harbor Marina, at 100 Aquarium Way, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MR-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-1026 (Los Angeles County Flood Control District (LACFCD), Long Beach)
      Application of LACFCD to remove trash, debris, and non-native, invasive vegetation as part of long-term routine maintenance plan of existing flood control channel located at San Gabriel Soft-bottom Channel (SBC) Reach 115, starting from 3,000 feet north of Westminster Blvd. and extending to Marina Dr., in Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
    3. Application No. 5-15-1028 (Los Angeles County Flood Control District (LACFCD) Los Angeles)
      Application of LACFCD to remove trash, debris, and vegetation as part of long-term routine maintenance plan of existing flood control channel located at Rustic Creek Canyon Soft-bottom Channel (SBC) Reach 118, starting at Rustic Road Bridge and extending upstream for 200 feet, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
    4. Application No. 5-15-1029 (Los Angeles County Flood Control District (LACFCD), Los Angeles)
      Application of LACFCD to conduct inspections and minor structural repairs as part of long-term routine maintenance plan of existing flood control channel located at Rustic Creek Canyon Soft-bottom Channel (SBC) Reach 118, starting at Rustic Road Bridge and extending upstream for 200 feet, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
    5. Application No. 5-15-1046 (Los Angeles County Flood Control District (LACFCD), Long Beach)
      Application of LACFCD to conduct inspections and minor structural repairs as part of long-term routine maintenance plan of existing flood control channel located at San Gabriel River Soft-bottom Channel (SBC) Reach 115, starting from 3,000 feet north of Westminster Blvd. and extending to Marina Dr., in Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
    6. Application No. 5-15-1064 (Los Angeles County Flood Control District (LACFCD), Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of LACFCD to conduct inspections and minor structural repairs as part of long-term routine maintenance plan of Ballona Creek Soft-bottom Channel (SBC) Reach 112, extending from Marina Freeway (CA-90) to Pacific Ave., near Marina Del Rey area, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
    7. Application No. 5-15-1065 (Los Angeles County Flood Control District (LACFCD), Los Angeles Co.)
      Application of LACFCD to removal trash, debris, and non-native, invasive vegetation as part of long-term routine maintenance plan of Ballona Creek Soft-bottom Channel (SBC) Reach 112, extending from Marina Freeway (CA-90) to Pacific Ave., near Marina Del Rey area, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
SOUTH 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 No. 4-15-0390 (Broad Beach Geologic Hazard Abatement District, Malibu)
      Application of Broad Beach Geologic Hazard Abatement District to authorize approx. 4,150-ft. long as-built, rock revetment constructed pursuant to 2 emergency permits, including landward relocation of portion of as-built rock revetment. Project includes implementation of beach nourishment program for period of 20 yrs. involving deposition of 300,000 cu.yds. of sand on beach from inland sand quarries during first year, approx. 300,000 cu.yds. of sand every 5 years for life of project, and periodic interim nourishments involving up to 75,000 cu.yds. of sand as needed; periodic sand backpassing operations; and dune habitat restoration, at Broad Beach from 30708 Broad Beach Road to 6525 Point Lechuza Road, Malibu, Los Angeles County. (Staff-V)    Motion and  Vote    Amending  Motion and  Vote

      E-mail correspondence concerning this item may be sent to BroadBeach@coastal.ca.gov.
SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (LOS ANGELES COUNTY)
  1.  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.
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).    Motion and  Vote
    See Agenda Categories .
  3. NEW APPEALS.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0055 (Kamdar, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Robin Rudisill, Gabriel Ruspini, Todd Darling, et al., of decision by City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to Kambiz Kamdar for demolition of single-family home, small lot subdivision, and construction of 2 dwelling units, at 665 E Vernon Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)    Motion and  Vote
    2.  Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0059 (Kamdar, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Robin Rudisill, Gabriel Ruspini, Todd Darling, et al., of decision by City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to Kambiz Kamdar for demolition of single-family home, small lot subdivision, and construction of 2 dwelling units, at 762 Brooks Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)       Motion and  Vote

       Items 11c thru 11e, below share a single, combined staff report

    3. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0052 (Fabian Bever, California Eco Homes, LLC, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by George Generis, Robin Rudisill, Mark Kleiman, and Lydia Ponce of City of Los Angeles decision granting permit with conditions to Fabian Bever, California Eco Homes, LLC, for demolition of 4-unit apartment building on 3 contiguous lots and construction of 2,680 sq.ft., 38-ft. tall single-family home with 10.5-ft. front yard setback instead of required 15-ft. front yard setback on 1,959 sq.ft. lot, at 217-221 Venice Way, Venice Beach, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
    4. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0053 (Fabian Bever, California Eco Homes, LLC, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by George Generis, Robin Rudisill, Mark Kleiman, and Lydia Ponce of City of Los Angeles decision granting permit with conditions to Fabian Bever, California Eco Homes, LLC, for demolition of 4-unit apartment building on 3 contiguous lots and construction of 2,631 sq.ft., 38-ft. tall single-family home with 10.5-ft. front yard setback instead of required 15-ft. front yard setback on 1,974 sq.ft. lot, at 217-221 Venice Way, Venice Beach, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
    5. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-15-0054 (Fabian Bever, California Eco Homes, LLC, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by George Generis, Robin Rudisill, Mark Kleiman, and Lydia Ponce of City of Los Angeles decision granting permit with conditions to Fabian Bever, California Eco Homes, LLC, for demolition of 4-unit apartment building on 3 contiguous lots and construction of 2,680 sq.ft., 38.5-ft. tall single-family home with 10.5-ft. front yard setback instead of required 15-ft. front yard setback on 1,990 sq.ft. lot, at 217-221 Venice Way, Venice Beach, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
  4. 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. 5-14-1571 (Wrobel, Los Angeles)
      Application of Harold Wrobel to install 13 underground 30-in. diameter concrete soldier piles with permanent tieback anchors, and 120 cu.yds. of grading to improve slope stability and protect existing home and deck, at 14954 Corona Del Mar, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (EP-LB) [POSTPONED]
    2.  Application No. 5-14-1705 (Montgomery, Long Beach)
      Application of Bob Montgomery to replace 4’ x 69’4” dock mainwalk with 8’ x 69’4” mainwalk, at 261 Bay Shore Ave., Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (EP-LB)        
    3.  Application No. 5-14-1932 (Lambert, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application by Carl Lambert for after-the-fact approval to change use of 31 unit apartment building to transient occupancy residential building with 30 short-term rental units and one moderate cost apartment unit; and improvements to lobby and roofdeck, at 2 Breeze Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB) [POSTPONED]
    4.  Application No. 5-15-0075 (Miller, Long Beach)
      Application by Loren Miller to remove existing 474 sq.ft. U-shaped dock float, 3’6” x 20’ gangway, and three 16” concrete piles; and install 798 sq.ft. u-shaped composite dock float, 3’ x 20’ gangway, and four 16” concrete piles, at 5538 E. The Toledo, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)       Motion and Vote
    5.  Application No. 5-15-0810 (City of Los Angeles Force Main Sewer)
      Application by City of Los Angeles to construct 54-in. diameter force main sewer approx. 2 miles in length, beneath Hurricane Street, Marquesas Way, Via Marina, Pacific Ave, Vista Del Mar, and Marina Del Rey Channel, Los Angeles and Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
STATEWIDE
  1.  Future Agenda Items.
    Discussion of potential future agenda items. (CL-SF)

    FUTURE MEETINGS
    The next meetings of the Coastal Commission are
    November 4-6, in Half Moon Bay and December 9-11, in Monterey