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Day 3 - Friday, October 9, 2020 -- 9:00 a.m.
Virtual Hearing
Procedures in English & Spanish


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As a result of the Covid-19 emergency, and the Governor’s Executive Orders N-29-20-and N-33-20, this Coastal Commission meeting will occur virtually through video and teleconference. The Coastal Commission is conducting the meeting virtually to avoid a public gathering and protect public health during the COVID-19 pandemic.

(415) 904-5202
1. CALL TO ORDER and ROLL CALL
2. VIRTUAL MEETING PROCEDURES
3. Agenda Changes
4. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT
 Public comments that are not related to any of the items specifically listed on the agenda will be heard at approximately 9:00 am, for no more than one hour. At the discretion of the Chair, speakers may be given up to 2 minutes. Due to the transition to a virtual meeting platform, the Coastal Commission at this time will not allow for the ceding of time from one speaker to another speaker. Note: You may address the Commission on a specific topic one time only each month. Please submit a request to speak by 5:00 pm the day before the hearing to assist with meeting management sign up. We will stop taking speaker requests by 8:30 am on each day of the meeting. Please see the Coastal Commission’s Virtual Hearing Procedures memo for submitting a request to speak.
Statewide
5. Sea Level Rise Adaptation Planning Presentation
 Presentation by representatives of the California State Association of Counties on challenges and opportunities related to sea level rise adaptation. (MC-SF)
6.
Consent Calendar (removed from Regular Calendar)
Motion and Vote
North Coast District
7. Deputy Director's Report
 Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, and on comments from the public relating to the Deputy Director's report. For specific information contact the Commission's Arcata office at (707) 826-8950. Submit Comments
8.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Eureka LCP Amendment No. LCP-1-EUR-20-0009-1, Part C (Crowley Site Redesignation)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence    
  
Public hearing and action on City of Eureka’s request to amend the certified LCP to change the land use designation of a portion of the Crowley site off of Hilfiker Lane from Public/Quasi-Public to General Service Commercial and the zoning district from Coastal Dependent Industrial to Service Commercial with a Qualifying Combining District. (CK-A) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
 b. City of Eureka LCP Amendment No. LCP-1-EUR-17-0049-2 (Emergency Shelters)
  ReportExhibits     
  
Public hearing and action on City of Eureka’s request to amend the certified LCP to add emergency shelters as a permitted use in the service commercial, general industrial, and light industrial land use designations and zoning districts and adding specific regulations and permitting requirements for emergency shelters to the certified Implementation Plan. (CK-A) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
Energy, Ocean Resources & Federal Consistency
9. Energy, Ocean Resources & 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. Submit Comments
10.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application No. 9-20-0257 (San Diego Gas & Electric Co. (SDG&E), San Diego Co)
  ReportExhibitsAddendumCorrespondence   
  Application of SDG&E to remove approx. 6 miles of overhead electricity transmission line, reconfigure existing transmission line, and underground two portions of existing electricity distribution line extending from Del Mar to northern San Diego, San Diego County. (AB-SF) Submit Comment
11.Federal Consistency
 a. CD-0001-20 (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Humboldt Co.)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence    
  Consistency determination by the Environmental Protection Agency for expansion of the Humboldt Open Ocean Disposal Site located three miles offshore of Humboldt Bay. (MF-SF) Submit Comment
         
North Central Coast District
12. Deputy Director's Report
 Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, and on comments from the public relating to the Deputy Director's report. For specific information contact the Commission’s San Francisco office at (415) 904-5260. Submit Comments
13.New Appeals
 a. Appeal No. A-2-SON-20-0042 (Chapman, Bodega Bay, Sonoma Co.)
  ReportExhibits     
  
Appeal by Katherine Wong, Daniel Wong, Anthony Ridgeway, Martha Ruddell and Perry Marker of Sonoma County decision granting permit with conditions to Julie and Alan Chapman for construction of new 1,616 sq.ft., 2-story, single-family home with 200 sq.ft. garage on undeveloped 3,644 sq.ft. parcel adjacent to and inland of Highway 1, at 1020 Highway 1, in Bodega Bay, Sonoma County. (AB-SF) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 b. Appeal No. A-2-HMB-20-0048 (Beach Parking Fees, Half Moon Bay)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence    
  Appeal by Commissioners Escalante & Hart of City of Half Moon Bay decision granting permit with conditions to restructure daily parking fees and resident-only parking passes and to accept State Parks Golden Bear pass at Poplar Beach Parking Lot at 100 Poplar St. in Half Moon Bay, San Mateo County. (JKN-SF) Submit Comment
14.Permit Amendments
 a. Permit No. A-2-MAR-08-028-A3 (Lawson’s Landing Inc., Dillon Beach, Marin Co.)
  ReportExhibitsExparteCorrespondence   
  
Application by Lawson’s Landing Inc. to amend permit to: 1) construct wastewater management system, including collection, treatment and dispersal facilities; 2) improve existing entrance, roadway, and parking facilities, including construction of storage and office buildings; 3) relocate fuel bunker; 4) allow seasonal food truck usage; 5) install emergency boat storage; 6) construct agricultural barn; 7) formally authorize removal of deteriorated pier; and 8) restore habitat, at Lawson’s Landing facility, at 137 Marine View Dr. south of Dillon Beach, Marin County. (JM/SR-SF) (Note: The Commission’s enforcement division has opened an investigation into potential Coastal Act violations associated with this item and site, as is explained further in the staff report.) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
South Central Coast District
15. Deputy Director's Report
 Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, and on comments from the public relating to the Deputy Director's report. For specific information contact the Commission's Ventura office at (805) 585-1800. Submit Comments
16.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-STB-20-0049-2 (Agricultural Employee Dwellings) Time Extension
  Report      
  Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for one year on County of Santa Barbara’s request to amend the Implementation Plan/Coastal Zoning Ordinance portion of its certified LCP to modify existing standards and permit requirements regarding agricultural employee dwellings. (DC-V) Submit Comment
 b. City of Carpinteria LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-CPN-20-0050-1 (Condominium Conversions) Time Extension.
  Report      
  Public hearing and action to extend the time limit for action for one year on City of Carpinteria’s request to amend the Implementation Plan portion of its certified LCP with regard to condominium conversion regulations. (JL-V) Submit Comment
17.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application No. 4-18-0820 (Ventura County Watershed Protection District)
  ReportExhibits     
  
Application of Ventura County Watershed Protection District to implement drainage channel Operations and Maintenance Program and programmatic Beach Elevation Management Plan for five years at tšumaš Creek and Ormond Lagoon, in the Cities of Oxnard and Port Hueneme, Ventura County. (IQ-V) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 b. Application No. 4-20-0391 (City of Carpinteria Sand Berm)
  ReportExhibits     
  Application of City of Carpinteria to construct approx. 1,375 ft. long, 10 ft. high, 40 ft. wide seasonal winter sand berm, with approx. 10,000 cu.yds. of cut and 10,000 cu.yds. of fill, constructed in the fall and removed in the spring, at Carpinteria City Beach, Carpinteria, Santa Barbara County. (IQ-V) Submit Comment
San Diego Coast District
18. Deputy Director's Report
 Report by Deputy Director on permit waivers, emergency permits, immaterial amendments & extensions, and on comments from the public relating to the Deputy Director's report. For specific information contact the Commission's San Diego office at (619) 767-2370. Submit Comments
19.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-OCN-20-0048-1 (Article 41 Revisions).
  ReportExhibits     
  Public hearing and action on request by the City of Oceanside to amend its certified Implementation Plan to revise regulations regarding use permits and variances. (TR-SD) Submit Comment
 b. City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-CAR-20-0032-1 (Floodplain Regulations) Time Extension
  Report      
  Public hearing and action to extend the 60-day time limit for Commission action for up to one year on request by the City of Carlsbad to amend the certified Zoning Ordinance (IP) to revise regulations related to floodplain management consistent with federal guidelines. (EP-SD) Submit Comment
 c. City of Carlsbad LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-CAR-20-0033-1 (Inclusionary Housing & Density Bonus Update) Time Extension
  Report      
  Public hearing and action to extend the 60-day time limit for Commission action for up to one year on request by the City of Carlsbad to amend the certified Zoning Ordinance (IP) to revise regulations related to inclusionary housing and density bonuses consistent with state law. (EP-SD) Submit Comment
20.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application 6-19-1007 (Torrey Pines Storm Water Outfall, San Diego)
  ReportExhibits     
  Application of City of San Diego to abandon in place 18-in. storm water outfall and approx. 100 feet of concrete pipe located within and adjacent to a coastal canyon at Torrey Pines Municipal Golf Course and construct approx. 360 feet of new 42-in. concrete pipe with new outfall, headwall, and rip rap energy dissipator further westward in same canyon, at 11480 N Torrey Pines Rd., University Community, San Diego, San Diego County. (AL-SD) Submit Comment
   
 Future Meetings:
 The next meetings of the Coastal Commission will be November 4-6 and December 9-11.