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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.

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Meeting Agenda
Day 2

Thursday, March 11, 2021-- 9:00 a.m.
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.
5.Consent Calendar
6.
Consent Calendar (removed from Regular Calendar)
Motion and Vote
Enforcement
7. Enforcement Report
 Report by Chief of Enforcement on Statewide Enforcement Program. (LAH-SF)
South Central Coast District
8. 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
9.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Malibu LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-MAL-19-0164-3 (Prohibit the Use of Pesticides)
  Public hearing and action on the City of Malibu’s request to amend the Land Use Plan (LUP) portion of its certified LCP with regard to a citywide prohibition on pesticides. (DV-V) Submit Comment 
 b. County of Santa Barbara LCP Amendment No. LCP-4-STB-19-0157-1 (2019 General Package) Certification Review
  Report  
  Concurrence with Executive Director’s determination that action by the County of Santa Barbara, accepting the Commission’s certification with suggested modifications, is legally adequate. (JL-V) Submit Comment
  
South Coast District (Los Angeles County)
10. Deputy Director's Report For Los Angeles County
  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 Long Beach office at (562) 590-5071. Submit Comments
11.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Long Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-19-0167-2
  ReportExhibits   
  Public hearing and action on request by the City of Long Beach to amend the Implementing Ordinances (IP) portion of the certified LCP to: 1) update the definition for townhomes and eliminate zoning restrictions on side-by-side units; 2) eliminate references to commercial districts no longer in use; 3) eliminate size restrictions for single-family garages and update lot coverage and floor area calculations in single-family districts; 4) update roofing material requirements for residential districts; 5) revise screening requirements for mechanical equipment in low-density residential districts; 6) provide guidelines to determine curb cut closures and require underground utilities in new projects; 7) define the standing required and timeline for land use decision appeals; 8) update school siting requirements; and 9) eliminate zoning code restriction on maximum number of zoning regulation amendments per year. (DZ-LB) Submit Comment
 b. City of Long Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-19-0168-3
  ReportExhibits  
  Public hearing and action on request by City of Long Beach to amend the Implementing Ordinances (IP) portion of the certified LCP in order to: 1) add definitions and provide regulations for currently undefined land uses; 2) modify development standards for distances between multiple structures on a single property within residential zoning districts, parking requirements for non-conforming historic landmarks, the definition of gross floor area, fence regulations, and rooftop solar collector height exceptions; and 3) update noticing requirements. (DZ-LB) Submit Comment
 c. City of Long Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-20-0169-4
  ReportExhibits 
  Public hearing and action on request by City of Long Beach to amend the Implementing Ordinances (IP) portion of the certified LCP in order to clarify regulations for commercial, industrial, and temporary land uses; modify development standards for attics, rooftop canopies, and post-secondary educational uses; and add provisions to specify administrative procedures. (DZ-LB) Submit Comment
 d. City of Long Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-20-0058-3. Time Extension
  Report 
  Request to extend time limit for Commission action up to one year for certification of City of Long Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-20-0058-3. Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-20-0058-3 would amend the Implementing Ordinances (IP) portion of the certified LCP to revise regulations for short-term rentals in Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (DZ-LB) Submit Comment
 e. City of Long Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-19-0008-1. Time Extension
  Report
  Request to extend time limit to acknowledge and accept the modifications suggested by the Coastal Commission on City of Long Beach Local Coastal Program Amendment No. LCP-5-LOB-19-0008-1 (SEASP). (DZ-LB) Submit Comment
12.New Appeals
 a. Appeal No. A-5-VEN-21-0010 (Miles, Venice)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence  
  
Appeal by Dustin Miles (Xingyun, LLC) from decision of City of Los Angeles West Los Angeles Area Planning Commission denying permit to Dustin Miles (Xingyun, LLC) for demolition of existing 1-story, duplex and construction of new 3-story, 35 ft. high, 3,977 sq.ft. single-family home with attached 860 sq. ft. ADU, attached 4-car garage, and roof deck on 4,506 sq.ft. lot at 426-428 Grand Blvd., Venice, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (JD-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
13.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application 5-18-1259 (Los Angeles County Public Works, Long Beach)
  ReportExhibits   
  Application of Los Angeles County Public Works to remove above-ground stormwater discharge structure, to include: all timber piles and beams, three reinforced concrete pipelines and existing utility conduits attached to structure, and replace with buried discharge pipes and new smaller concrete outlet structure supported on driven piles within beach of Alamitos Bay; interior improvements and new roof are proposed to associated pump station facility in Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (MR-LB) Submit Comment 
 b. Application No. 5-20-0485 (Lopez, Hermosa Beach)
  ReportExhibits    
  Application of Johnny Lopez to: 1) merge two contiguous lots at 2654 and 2666 The Strand, each developed with single-family home; 2) demolish existing 3,180 sq.ft. single-family home at 2654 The Strand; and 3) construct addition to existing 7002 sq. ft. single-family home at 2666 The Strand, resulting in 11,328 sq.ft. single-family home with 798 sq.ft. attached ADU at 2654 and 2666 The Strand, Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles County. (AS-LB)  Submit Comment 
 c. Application No. 5-20-0503 (802 Strand Investments, LLC, Hermosa Beach)
  ReportExhibitsAddendum  
  
Application of 802 Strand Investments, LLC for after-the-fact conversion of duplex to single-family home, to demolish current 3,540 sq.ft. single-family home, and construct of 30-ft. high, three-story, 3,762 sq. ft. single-family home at 802 The Strand, Hermosa Beach, Los Angeles County (AS-LB) (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
 d. Application No. 5-20-0063 (City of Long Beach & Grand Prix Association, Long Beach)
  ReportExhibits   
  Application by Grand Prix Association of Long Beach and the City of Long Beach for the 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024, and 2025 Grand Prix of Long Beach events, to include installation and removal of temporary facilities for traffic and public accommodations at Downtown Shoreline, Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (DZ-LB) Submit Comment 
 e. Application No. 5-20-0197 (Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Pacific Palisades)
  ReportExhibits  
  
Application of Los Angeles Department of Water and Power to replace 38 existing wooden distribution poles with 38 steel distribution poles approximately 3’ to 5’ from each existing wooden poles along 2.52-mile section existing transmission power line. The applicant is proposing to restore unpermitted development, including widening of the existing main access road, creation of access paths and berms, through pre-development site restoration at and near Temescal Ridge Fire Road, between Mulholland Drive to Split Rock Trailhead, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles County. (CP-LB) (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
 f. Application No. 5-20-0538 (Shoda, Los Angeles)
  ReportExhibits    
  Application of Diane Shoda to demolish existing approx. 2,000 sq.ft., 26’ high single-family home, and construct approx. 2,300 sq.ft., 33.5’ high single-family home with approx. 840 sq.ft. ADU and four onsite parking spaces on at 3209 South Ocean Front Walk, Venice, City of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (MA-LB)  Submit Comment
 g. Application No. 5-21-0047 (Bel Air Bay Club, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles)
  Application of Bel Air Bay Club to construct temporary sand berm (approximately 400’ long and 9000 sq.ft.) between upcoast and downcoast groins using on-site sand to protect against wave uprush and inundation of Club facilities during extreme high tide and/or swell events; relocation of Palapas and Playground; and payment of funds to Boys and Girls Club of West San Gabriel Valley's Fast and Fun sailing program, at 16800 Pacific Coast Highway, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County. (DN-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