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NOVEMBER 2015 AGENDA

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Half Moon Bay, CA 94019

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WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 4, 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.
  5.  CHAIR'S REPORT.

STATEWIDE

6.  EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S REPORT
  1.  Director's Report
  2.  Legislative Report
    Legislative report and possible Commission action. (CL/SC-SF)

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (LOS ANGELES COUNTY)

  1.  ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Application No. 5-15-1187 (Shah, Long Beach)
      Application of Roopal Shah to demolish 192 sq.ft. dock float and install 143 sq.ft. dock float, at 123 Rivo Alto Canal, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-1235 (Hosford, Long Beach)
      Application of Ron Hosford to remove 3 existing 14-in. square concrete piles and install 3 new 14-in. square concrete piles in same location, at 369 Bay Shore Ave., Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
    3. Application No. 5-15-1325 (Burnier, Long Beach)
      Application of Kris Burnier to remove and replace 5 fingers of existing private dock with fingers of same dimensions, at 99 63rd Place, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MR-LB)
    4. Application No. 5-15-1368 (McCreary, Long Beach)
      Application of Pete McCreary to remove154 sq.ft. dock float, and replace with new 168 sq.ft. dock float with gangway and gangway platform, at 125 Rivo Alto Canal, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MR-LB)
    5. Application No. 5-15-1369 (McCreary, Long Beach)
      Application of Pete McCreary to remove 174 sq.ft. dock float, and replace with new 168 sq.ft. dock float with gangway and gangway platform, at 113 Rivo Alto Canal, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MR-LB)

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (ORANGE COUNTY)

  1.  ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1. Application No. 5-14-1905 (Salmonson, Newport Beach)
      Application of Richard Salmonson for after-the-fact removal of existing dock system and installation of new dock system, at 1406 So. Bayfront, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-0754 (Rose, San Clemente)
      Application of Scott Lee Rose for minor foundation repairs including installation of 8 push piers and 3 tiebacks to southeastern most wing of development, at 1007 Buena Vista, San Clemente, Orange County. (SV-LB)
    3. Application No. 5-15-0545 (Schlosberg, Seal Beach)
      Application of David and Michelle Schlosberg to remodel 3,828 sq.ft. single-family home and add 42 sq.ft. addition, at A-36 Surfside Ave., Seal Beach, Orange County. (EP-LB)
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR.      Motion and Vote
    See Agenda Categories.
    1. Application No. 5-15-0420 (Alakor Holding Company, L.L.C., Sunset Beach)
      Application of Alakor Holding Company, L.L.C. to construct new 4,331 sq.ft., 35-ft. high, 3 story single-family home with attached 425 sq.ft., 2 car garage on vacant, 2,250 sq.ft., beachfront lot, at 16581 So. Pacific Ave., Sunset Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-0421 (Zimmermann, San Clemente)
      Application of Ralf Zimmermann to remodel and add to single-story, 2,022 sq.ft. home with attached 2-car garage, resulting in new single-story, 2,521 sq.ft. home, along with new hardscape and landscaping plan on coastal bluff lot, at 2823 La Ventana, San Clemente, Orange County. (EP-LB)

SAN DIEGO COAST DISTRICT

  1.  CONSENT CALENDAR.      Motion and Vote
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Application No. 6-14-1928 (SMR Investments 1 LLC, San Diego)
      Application of SMR Investments 1 LLC to construct 615 sq.ft. third-story addition, 595 sq.ft. third-story deck and 615 sq.ft. roof-top deck, to existing 2-story, 2,564 sq.ft. duplex on 2,456 sq. ft. lot, at 2629-2631 Ocean Front Walk, Mission Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (KR-SD)
    2. Application No. 6-15-0972 (Benko, San Diego)
      Application of Andrea Benko to demolish single-family home and remodel single-family home on adjacent lot to create 3-story, 30-ft. tall, 3,802 sq.ft. duplex with attached 4-car garage across both lots totaling 2,880 square feet, at 702 and 705 Whiting Ct. Mission Beach, San Diego, San Diego County. (AL-SD)
    3. Application No. 6-15-1340 (Border Field State Park Entrance Improvements, San Diego)
      Application of California State Parks to construct 120 linear ft. long and 22"-24" high seating wall, add one ADA parking space and plant native vegetation at Border Field State Park entrance, at 1500 Monument Rd., San Diego, San Diego County. (TR-SD)

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 (removed from Regular Calendar).     Motion and Vote
    See Agenda Categories .
  3. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  City of Carpinteria LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-CPN-15-0018-1 (Transportation Improvements). Certification Review
      Concurrence with Executive Director's determination that action by the City of Carpinteria, acknowledging receipt, acceptance, and agreement with the Commission's certification with suggested modifications, is legally adequate. (JP-V)
    2.  City of Malibu LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-MAL-14-0408-1. (Malibu Coast Estate/Crummer Trust Property Planned Development). Certification Review
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that action by the City of Malibu, accepting certification of Amendment No. LCP-4-MAL-14-0408-1 with modifications, is legally adequate. (DC-V)
  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. 4-15-1346 (Santa Barbara Public Works Department - Laguna Pump Station Facility)
      Application of City of Santa Barbara Public Works Department to authorize removal of 100 cu.yds. of sediment and 3,140 square feet of vegetation from channel bottom; repairs to channel wall, wet well inlet screen and internal mechanics of Tide Gates 1, 2 and 3; replacement of outflow cover for storm drain outlet; installation of debris rack; cameras for remote monitoring of facility; improved lighting; habitat restoration plan and programmatic maintenance plan at Laguna Pump Station Facility, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County. (MS-V)

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. 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. 5-14-1932 (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 1 moderate cost apartment unit; and improvements to lobby and roof-deck, at 2 Breeze Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)      Motion and  Vote     Amending Motion and Vote 
    2.   Application No. 5-15-1152 (Ballast Point, Long Beach)
      Application of Ballast Point to remodel and convert existing 42-ft. high, 11,427 sq.ft. restaurant/banquet hall to new restaurant/brewery/office facility with 2,289 sq.ft. first floor addition by enclosing patio seating area and new 3,372 sq.ft. roof top patio seating area with new tinted glass railing, resulting in 42-ft. high, 17,088 sq.ft. structure; and new signage and landscaping improvements, at 110 Marina Drive, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (LR-LB)
  4. 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. 5-13-034-A1 (City of Los Angeles, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Request by City of Los Angeles to change parking lot meter hours from 7 am -- 9 pm to 7 am -- 2 am, increase parking rates from $1.00/hour to $2.00/hour except Friday and Saturday 6 pm -- 2 am increase parking rates to $3.00/hour, establish a maximum parking limit of four hours, and allow residential permit parking in the parking lot between 2 am and 7 am at the parking lot located at 1301 Electric Ave., Venice Beach, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (ORANGE COUNTY)

  1.  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.
  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. 5-14-1901 (7 Harbor LLC, Newport Beach)
      Application of 7 Harbor, LLC to demolish single-family home with attached garage and construct 7,549 sq.ft., 3-story single-family home with attached garage on bayfront lot, at 7 Harbor Island, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-15-0694, Robin, Newport Beach)
      Application of Richard Robin to construct new 2,599 sq.ft., 3-story single-family home with 2 attached garages on vacant bayfront lot, at 1509 E. Bay Ave., Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB)
    3.  Application No. 5-15-1264 (Thomas, Newport Beach)
      Application of Bill and Terre Thomas to demolish 2-story duplex and 2-car garage and construct new 2-story, 29-ft. tall 2,415 sq.ft., single-family home, 400 sq.ft. attached 2-car garage, 789 sq.ft. covered roof deck and 500 sq.ft. open roof deck, minor hardscape and landscape improvements on 2,551 sq.ft. Grand Canal facing lot on Balboa Island, Newport Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB)       Motion and Vote
    4.  Application No. 5-15-1294 (Bassaly, Sunset Beach)
      Application of Dr. Magdy Bassaly for lot line adjustment between 2 contiguous residential lots; demolish 3 single-family homes; construct new 3-story, 33-ft. tall, 4,657 sq.ft. home with attached 3-car garage on 1 lot and construct new 3-story, 33-ft. tall, 4,107 sq.ft. with attached 2-car garage on second lot; and hardscape improvements on 2 oceanfront lots, at 16475 and 16467 So. Pacific Ave., Sunset Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB)
    5.  Application No. 5-15-1252 (Laguna Beach County Water District, Laguna Beach)
      Application of Laguna Beach County Water District to refurbish approx. 1,850 linear feet of existing 8-in. water pipe within utility easement including insertion of new 6-in. pipeline within existing 8-in. pipeline, vegetation removal for temporary construction access and habitat mitigation and monitoring plan, at Crystal Cove State Park and 150 Irvine Cove Place, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (LR-LB)
  4. 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. 5-03-322-A4 (City of San Clemente Beach Trail)
      Request by City of San Clemente to amend permit to construct approx. 2,600 linear feet of additional post-and-cable fencing along existing Beach Trail to close gaps in existing fence; also propose new chain link fence adjacent to existing chain link fence at T-Street railroad signal house, and extend existing welded wire fence north of Corto Lane at-grade crossing, along San Clemente Beach Trail, San Clemente, Orange County. (LR-LB)

SAN DIEGO 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 Diego office at (619) 767-2370.
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).      Motion and Vote
    See Agenda Categories .
  3. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-OCN-15-0019 (Sale and Consumption of Alcohol at Restaurants)
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the request by the City of Oceanside to amend its certified Implementation Plan related to the sale and consumption of alcohol at restaurants, is minor. (TR-SD)
    2.  City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-CAR-15-0024-2 (Density Bonus Amendment)
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the request by the City of Carlsbad to amend its certified LCP Implementation Plan/Zoning Ordinance to make the City's regulation of density bonuses consistent with State law, is minor. (GB-SD)
    3.  City of Encinitas LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-ENC-15-0023-1 (Zoning Ordinance Clean-up)
      Public hearing and action on request by the City of Encinitas to amend zoning ordinance and specific plans of the LCP Implementation plan to correct errors and improve the land use decision-making processes. (ES-SD)    Motion and Vote 
    4.  City of Chula Vista LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-CHV-14-0824-1 (Clean-up Revisions & Corrections). Certification Review
      Concurrence with the Executive Director's determination that the action by the City of Chula Vista accepting the certification with suggested modifications of LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-CHV-14-0824-1 (Clean-up Revisions & Corrections) is legally adequate. (DL-SD)
  4. NEW APPEALS.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Appeal No. A-6-NOC-15-0060 (Cal Coast Academy, San Diego)
      Appeal by Barbara and Christian Clews from decision of City of San Diego granting permit with conditions to Cal Coast Academy for construction of 5,340 sq.ft. single-story school classroom with parking, private road improvements, and landscaping, on 0.99-acre site with existing historically-designated structures used for school administration to remain at 11555 Clews Ranch Rd, North City, San Diego, San Diego County. (BL-SD)   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. 6-15-0783 (Tamarack Retail Partners, LP, Carlsbad)
      Application of Tamarack Retail Partners, LP to construct 4,450 sq.ft., 2-story, 35-ft. high commercial building with 2 commercial units on 21,173 sq.ft. vacant lot, at 895 Tamarack Ave., Carlsbad, San Diego County. (KR-SD)
  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. 6-86-035-A2 (Marsaglia/Murray, Carlsbad)
      Request by Gina Marsaglia and Ethan Murray to amend Special Condition No. 5 to modify public trail improvement requirements; construct 1,595 sq.ft. addition, 444 sq.ft. garage addition, and remove unpermitted encroachments and restore on-site open space, at 4465 Adams St., Agua Hedionda Lagoon, Carlsbad, San Diego County. (BL--SD)

 STATEWIDE

CLOSED SESSION.
At a convenient time during the meeting, the Commission (CCC) will have a closed session to discuss items of pending litigation, including:
The Commission is authorized to discuss these matters in a closed session pursuant to Government Code Sections 11126(e)(2)(A) and (2)(C). In addition, the Commission may consider matters which fall under Government Code Section 11126(e)(2)(B) or (2)(C). The Commission may also consider personnel matters which fall under Government Code Section 11126(a).
  1.  APPROVAL OF MINUTES.     Motion and Vote
  2.  COMMISSIONERS' REPORTS.
  3.  CONSERVANCY REPORT.
  4.  SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS CONSERVANCY REPORT.
  5.  SANTA MONICA BAY RESTORATION REPORT.
  6.  DEPUTY ATTORNEY GENERAL'S REPORT.