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  MARCH 2017 AGENDA



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THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017 9:00 A.M.


  1.  CALL TO ORDER
  2.  ROLL CALL
  3.  AGENDA CHANGES.
    1. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT.
    1. 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.

ENFORCEMENT

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

    1.  
    Th5.1 and Th5.3, below, will be heard through a combined hearing and share a single combined staff report    

5.1


5.1 Consent Cease and Desist Order No. CCC-17-CD-01 (La Costanera Restaurant, Montara, San Mateo Co.)

Public hearing and Commission action on proposed Consent Cease and Desist Order in which owners of real property located at 8150 Cabrillo Highway in the Montara area of unincorporated San Mateo County, A&G, LLC, agree to address a public access violation and non-compliance with a CDP by complying with the terms and conditions of CDP P-77-579, including by, among other things: (a) removing unpermitted development, including an 850 sq.ft. “upper” patio and seating area, retaining wall, glass windscreen, fire pits, and fill material; (b) ceasing use of expanded restaurant capacity without a permit, including use of the restaurant at unauthorized hours and use of unpermitted patios impacting public access and public parking in the area; (c) applying for after-the-fact approval of a 1,276 sq.ft. “lower” patio, glass windscreens, and firepits, and removing such development if the application is denied; and (d) providing additional public access improvements. (JDA-SF)     Motion and Vote 


     5.3  Consent Administrative Civil Penalty No. CCC-17-AP-01 (La Costanera Restaurant, Montara, San Mateo Co.)

Public hearing and Commission action on a proposed Consent Administrative Civil Penalty action to address a violation of the public access provisions of the Coastal Act at the facility located at 8150 Cabrillo Highway in the Montara area of unincorporated San Mateo County, in which the owners, A&G, LLC, agree to pay a monetary penalty and undertake public access projects in the immediate area in lieu of paying additional penalties under Public Resources Code section 30821. 
 (JDA-SF)   
 Motion and Vote

SOUTH COAST DISTRICT (LOS ANGELES COUNTY)

  1.  ADMINISTRATIVE CALENDAR.
    See Agenda Categories .   
    1. Application No. 5-16-0846 (Holmstrom, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of Toni Holmstrom to remodel and add to single-story family home, including 88 sq.ft. addition on first floor and 455 sq.ft., 24-ft. high second floor addition, at 2312 Ocean Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)
    2. Application No. 5-16-0956 (Molina, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of Vibiana Molina to demolish and remodel 1,183 sq.ft., single-story family home and construct 946 sq.ft. second-story addition, resulting in 2,129 sq.ft., 2-story, 25-ft. high, single-family home with detached 1-car garage and 2 new uncovered on-site parking spaces, at 818 Venezia Ave., Venice, Los Angeles County. (CO-LB)
    3. Application No. 5-17-0021 (Dahl & Sandstrom, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of Bjorn T. Dahl & Anna K. Sandstrom for after-the-fact approval for 1979 demolition of duplex and 1987 construction of single-story family home; and currently proposed remodel of single-story family home and conversion of detached garage into 368 sq.ft. accessory living quarters, at 918 California Ave., Venice, Los Angeles. (MA-LB)

NORTH 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 Arcata office at (707) 826-8950.
  2.  CONSENT CALENDAR (removed from Regular Calendar).
    See Agenda Categories .      Motion and Vote
  3. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Humboldt County LCP Amendment No. LCP-1-HUM-16-0040-1(Interim Uses on Coastal Dependent Industrial Lands). Time Extension
      Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for up to one year for certification of Humboldt County request to amend certified Land Use Plan and Implementation Plan to allow for interim uses on coastal dependent industrial lands. (MBK-A)   Motion and Vote
    2.  City of Trinidad LCP Amendment No. LCP-1-TRN-16-0065-1 (Short Term Vacation Rentals) Time Extension
      Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for up to one year for certification of City of Trinidad request to amend certified Implementation Plan to revise limits on short term rental of residences for transient occupancy. (RSM-A)     Motion and Vote
    3.  City of Eureka LCP Amendment Nos. LCP-1-EUR-16-0047-3 (Permit Review Procedures) Time Extension
      Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for up to one year for certification of City of Eureka request to amend certified Implementation Plan to modify design review and coastal development permit application review procedures, allow use permits to lapse after two years rather than one, and consolidate and revise public hearing noticing requirements. (CK-A)    Motion and Vote
  4. 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.
    1.  Application No. 1-17-0151 (City of Arcata Amphitheater)
      Application of City of Arcata to construct 700 sq.ft. outdoor amphitheater including 14 benches, campfire ring, storage box, and podium with removable projection screen, at Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary, 569 S. G St., Arcata, Humboldt County. (CK-A)
    2.  Application No. 1-16-0278 (Noyo Harbor District, Mendocino Co.)
      Application of Noyo Harbor District to replace existing boat launch ramp and boarding float with new 84’ x 28’ concrete ramp and boarding float with placement of additional rock shoreline protection and reconstruction of parking lot, addition of trail connecting parking lot to waterfront, and installation of restroom at Noyo Inner Harbor Boat Launch Facility on So. Harbor Dr. on Noyo River estuary just south of Fort Bragg, Mendocino County. (CK-A)
  5. 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. 1-88-123-A3 (Eureka Pentecostal Church, Humboldt Co.)
      Request by Eureka Pentecostal Church to amend permit granted for construction of church and appurtenant development to (1) construct 4,320 sq.ft. pre-manufactured modular office building with associated exterior stairs, handicap ramp, and sidewalk, (2) remove nonnative vegetation and replace with native vegetation, and (3) install fence and driveway gate, at 1060 Hoover St., Myrtletown area northeast of Eureka, Humboldt County, (MBK-A)

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).
    See Agenda Categories .      Motion and Vote
  3. FEDERAL CONSISTENCY
    1.  CD-0006-16 (Department of the Navy)
      Consistency Determination by Dept. of the Navy to install Fiber Optic Communication Undersea System replacement project at Naval Base Ventura County/Point Mugu, San Nicolas Island, Santa Cruz Island, and the water space and submerged lands within the Point Mugu Sea Range. (LS-SF)
    2.  CD-0001-17 (Corps of Engineers, Statewide)
      Consistency Determination by Corps of Engineers for issuance, reissuance, and modifications of Nationwide Permits allowing for discharge of dredge and fill materials into waters of the United States, Statewide. (LS-SF)  Motion and Vote

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).
    See Agenda Categories .     Ex Parte    Motion and Vote

    1.  
    Th17a and Th19a, below, will be heard through a combined hearing and share a single combined staff report   

  3. NEW APPEALS.
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  Appeal No. A-5-VEN-14-0045 (Venice Ale House, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Coastal Commission Executive Director of City of Los Angeles grant permit with conditions to Venice Ale House for remodel of existing restaurant and expansion of customer service area from 450 square feet to 660 square feet (217 interior and new 443 patio), at 2 Rose Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (AD-LB)   Motion and  Vote
    2.  Appeal No. A-5-VEN-17-0001 (417 Sunset Avenue, LLC, Belal Al-Shawe, Venice, Los Angeles)  [ADDENDUM]
      Appeal by Naomi Nightingale, et. al, of City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to 417 Sunset Avenue, LLC, Belal Al Shawe for demolition of 2-story, single-family home and accessary structure on 5,557 sq.ft. lot, subdivision of lot into 2 small lots, and construction of 2-story, 29-ft. high (plus roof access stricture) single-family home on each lot (2,972 sq.ft. & 2,960 sq.ft.), at 417 Sunset Ave., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)     Motion and  Vote
    3.  Appeal No. A-5-PPL-17-0002 (Prager & Binder – 15000 Corona Del Mar Trust, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles)
      Appeal by Coastal Commission Acting Executive Director of City of Los Angeles granting permit with conditions to Prager & Binder – 15000 Corona Del Mar Trust for in-ground pool with spa and grade beam foundation with row of soldier piles in between pool and bluff edge, new stone paved deck, new patio trellis, new patio doors, new front yard fence, and new solar panels, on blufftop lot at 15000 Corona del Mar, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles County. (SV-LB)      Ex Parte 
  4. 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.
    1.  Application No. A-5-VEN-15-0026 (422 Grand Boulevard LLC, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of 422 Grand Boulevard LLC to construct 3-story, 29-ft. high, approx. 2,700 sq.ft. single family home on vacant lot at 418 Grand Blvd. and construct 3-story, 30-ft. high, approx. 2,700 sq.ft. single family home on vacant lot at 422 Grand Blvd., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
    2.  Application No. A-5-VEN-15-0027 (416 Grand Boulevard LLC, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of 416 Grand Boulevard LLC to construct 3-story, 29-ft. high, approx. 2,600 sq.ft. single family home on vacant lot, at 416 Grand Blvd., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
    3.  Application No. 5-16-0171 (Wrobel, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles) [ADDENDUM]
      Application of Harold Wrobel to install 13 caissons, each at least 30-inches in diameter, at least 45 feet deep along bluff edge with permanent tieback anchors, and grade 120 cu.yds., to improve downhill slope stability and protect existing deck on blufftop lot, at 14954 Corona del Mar, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (ZR-LB)
    4.  Application No. 5-16-0359 (City of Los Angeles Department of Public Works, Playa del Rey, Los Angeles)
      Application of City of Los Angeles Dept. of Public Works to construct 55-ft. long bulkhead to reinforce section of Vista Del Mar roadway located North of Imperial Highway within public right-of-way at Playa Del Rey, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)
    5.  Application No. 5-16-0757 (Greene, Playa del Rey, Los Angeles)
      Application of Mark and Bella Greene to construct 405 sq.ft. mezzanine, and 460 sq.ft. first-floor addition and 325 sq.ft. second-floor addition to seaward side of existing 2-story 2,410 sq.ft. duplex, resulting in 3,600 sq.ft., 37-ft. high duplex with 3 on-site parking spaces, at 6517 Ocean Front Walk, Play del Rey, Los Angeles County. (CO-LB)      Motion and  Vote   Amending  Motion and  Vote
  5. 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. 5-82-819-A2 (Venice Ale House, Venice, Los Angeles)
      Application of Venice Ale House to remodel existing restaurant, construct new patio on Venice Board Walk and increase customer service area from 450 sq. feet to 660 sq. feet (217 interior and 443 patio), at 2 Rose Ave., Venice, Los Angeles County. (AD-LB)      Motion and Vote

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).
    See Agenda Categories 
  3. LOCAL COASTAL PROGRAMS (LCPs).
    See Agenda Categories .
    1.  County of Ventura LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-VNT-16-0069-2 (Phase II B Update)
      Public hearing and action on the County of Ventura’s request to amend the Land Use Plan and Implementation Plan portions of its certified LCP to modify language relating to the California Coastal Trial, wireless communication facilities, civil and administrative penalties, Ventura County. (JP-V)      Motion and Vote    Motion and Vote     Motion and Vote   Motion and Vote
    2.  City of Malibu LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-MAL-15-0031-2 (Public Access Map Updates)
      Public hearing and action on the City of Malibu’s request to update the Land Use Plan Public Access Map portion of its certified LCP to reflect current information showing the location of existing public beaches, and both lateral and vertical public access ways, in addition to formatting and graphic depiction revisions. (JG-V)    Motion and Vote     Motion and Vote 
  4. LONG RANGE DEVELOPMENT PLAN. 
    1.  University of California Santa Barbara LRDP Minor Amendment No. LRDP-4-UCS-16-0004-3 (Outdoor Lighting Plan)
      Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the University of California at Santa Barbara request to amend its existing Long Range Development Plan (LRDP) to incorporate an Outdoor Lighting Replacement and Retrofit Program into the LRDP is a minor amendment. (DV-V)   

FUTURE MEETINGS
There will be no meeting in April. 
The next meeting of the Coastal Commission are
May 10-12, in San Diego and June 7-9, in North Coast.