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Meeting Agenda
Day 1

Wednesday, May 12, 2021-- 9:00 a.m.

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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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. Chair's Report
Statewide
6. Executive Director's Report
 a. Executive Director's Report
  Report    
  Submit Comment
 b.Commission Correspondence
        
  Consideration and potential action on Commission correspondence. Submit Comment
 c. Legislative Report (JA/SC-SF)
  Report    
  Status report and possible action on pending legislation. (JA/SC-SF) Submit Comment
 d. California Coastal Trail
  Report     
  Presentation by Coastal Commission and Coastal Conservancy staff on the launch of the California Coastal Trail mapping project. (LL- SC) Submit Comment
   
7.Consent Calendar
8.
Consent Calendar (removed from Regular Calendar)
Motion and Vote
South Coast District (Orange County)
9. Deputy Director's Report for Orange 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
10.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Laguna Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LGB-19-0139-1(Parking)
  ReportExhibits   
  Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the action by City of Laguna Beach accepting certification of LCP-5-LGB-19-0139-1 with modifications (modifying parking requirements including changes to in-lieu parking certificates, add new parking reduction incentive, etc.) is legally adequate. (MV-LB) Submit Comments
 b. City of Newport Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-NPB-19-0016-1 (Balboa Village Parking Management Overlay District)
  ReportExhibits    
  Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the action by the City of Newport Beach accepting certification of LCP-5-NPB-2019-0016-1 with modifications is legally adequate. (LR-LB) Submit Comments
11.New Appeals
 a. Appeal No. A-5-HNB -21-0022 (Haanh Holdings, LLC, Huntington Beach)
  ReportExhibitsAddendum  
  
Appeal by Isam Hanna from decision of City of Huntington Beach granting permit to Haanh Holdings, LLC for construction of three-story 12,713 sq. ft. mixed use building at overall height of 35’ including 766 sq.ft. ground floor retail coffee shop and three residential units on second and third floor; with nine on-site parking spaces, at 714 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach, Orange County (MV-LB). Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 b. Appeal No. A-5-LGB-21-0023 (Honarkar, Laguna Beach)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence 
  Appeal by Mark and Sharon Fudge from decision of City of Laguna Beach granting permit for: improvements to existing hotel (Hotel Laguna) at 425 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (AS-LB) Submit Comment
12.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application No. 5-20-0057 (YG III LLC, San Clemente)
  ReportExhibits   
  
Application of YG III LLC to construct 4’ high retaining wall and backfill behind the wall to restore pre-existing grade within required15’ wide future vertical public access easement on eastern side of property developed with an unpermitted single family residence, remove existing obstructions within easement area, construct 72“ high iron fence on top of retaining wall, and install two 6’ wrought iron fences across easement on northern and southern end of property at 4125 Calle Isabella, San Clemente, Orange County. (VL-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
 b. Application No. 5-20-0428 (City of Newport Beach, Newport Beach)
  ReportExhibits   
  Application of City of Newport Beach for follow-up work to Emergency Permit G-5-19-0043 to remove portions of public walkway on waterside of property that were structurally unstable and replace walkway, handrail, and two piles located at 2806 Lafayette Avenue. In addition, project will remove and replace approximately 50’ of public walkway on waterside of adjacent property located at 2804 Lafayette Avenue. The existing piles supporting public walkway will be re-used and new handrails will be installed at top of proposed replacement walkway. Also, new 35 sq.ft. public pier supported by two piles, 30 ft. long x 3 ft. wide gangway and 40 ft. long x 9 ft. wide floating dock supported by two piles is proposed at end of 29th Street, Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-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
 c. Application No. 5-20-0432 (Russell Family Trust, San Clemente)
  ReportExhibits   
  
Application of Russell Family Trust to remove 1,545 sq.ft.,14’ high mobile home and place 2,447 sq.ft.,16’ high mobile home with loft, patio, and 53 sq.ft. storage shed on beachfront mobile home space at 1880 El Camino Real, Unit 54, San Clemente, Orange County. (CP-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 d. Application No. 5-20-0525 (Zheng & Xuan, Sunset Beach)
  ReportExhibits   
  
Application of Tony Zheng and Lan Xuan to demolish 1,690 sq.ft. duplex and construct 3-story, 35’ high, 2-unit condominium with attached garages at, 16776 15th St, Sunset Beach, Orange County. (VL-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 e. Application No. 5-20-0542 (Alan and Kim Gibson, Seal Beach)
  ReportExhibitsAddendum  
  Application of Alan and Kim Gibson to demolish one-story, 936 sq.ft., single family home and detached garage and construct new two-story, 2,122 sq.ft. single family home with 449 sq.ft. detached ADU and two-car garage at 204 4th Street, Seal Beach, Orange County. (CP-LB) Submit Comment
San Diego Coast District
13. Deputy Director's Report
 Director's report. For specific information contact the Commission's San Diego office at (619) 767-2370. Submit Comment
14.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-OCN-20-0086-3 (Downtown Commercial Uses) 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 Oceanside to amend its Implementation Plan to update commercial uses in the Downtown District. (TR-SD) Submit Comment
 b. City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-OCN-20-0087-3 (Time Extensions) 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 Oceanside to amend its Implementation Plan to streamline the issuance of time extension requests. (TR-SD) Submit Comment
 c. City of Oceanside LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-OCN-20-0088-3 (Climate Action Ordinances) 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 Oceanside to amend its Implementation Plan to revise Article 30 to include new regulations implementing the City’s Climate Action Plan. (TR-SD) Submit Comment
 d. City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-SAN-19-0161-3 (Mission Valley Rezone)
  ReportExhibits    
  Public hearing and action on request by the City of San Diego to amend the certified LCP Implementation Plan to rezone approx. 18 acres of Mission Valley community planning area within the coastal zone from Light Industrial to Open Space. (DD-SD) Submit Comment
 e. City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-SAN-21-0031-1 (2020 Code 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 San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code (IP) to clarify and update regulations. (AL-SD) Submit Comment
 f. City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-SAN-21-0032-1 (Kearny Mesa CPU Implementation) 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 San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code (IP) to revise zones and incorporate the Kearny Mesa Community Plan Implementation Overlay Zone. (DL-SD) Submit Comment
 g. City of San Diego LCP Amendment No. LCP-6-SAN-21-0033-1 (Complete Communities, Housing Solutions and Mobility Choices) 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 San Diego to amend the certified Land Development Code (IP) to provide incentives to increase housing production and improve mobility. (DL-SD) Submit Comment
        
Please note: 15a and 15b share a single combined staff report and hearing.   
15.Coastal Permit Applications
 a.Application No. A-6-SAN-20-0029 (San Diego Municipal Waterways Maintenance Plan, San Diego)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence   
  
Application of City of San Diego for programmatic permit with conditions to implement Municipal Waterways Maintenance Program, a city-wide program governing the annual repair and maintenance of city’s storm water infrastructure and implementation of mitigation for identified impacts arising from the activity located within the City of San Diego’s coastal zone permit jurisdiction, San Diego, San Diego County (AL-SD) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 b.Application No. 6-20-0356 (San Diego Municipal Waterways Maintenance Plan, San Diego)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondence   
  
Application of City of San Diego for programmatic permit with conditions to implement Municipal Waterways Maintenance Program, a city-wide program governing the annual repair and maintenance of city storm water infrastructure and implementation of mitigation for identified impacts arising from the activity located within the Coastal Commission’s coastal zone permit jurisdiction, San Diego, San Diego County. (AL-SD) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 c. Application No. 6-20-0053 (Northeast MB, LLC, San Diego)
  ReportExhibitsCorrespondenceExparte  
  Application of Northeast MB, LLC to expand existing Mission Bay RV Resort by demolishing approximately 150 vacant mobile home sites adjacent to the resort and convert them into recreational vehicle spaces with utility hookups, and repair internal roads, landscaping, and waterfront public pedestrian path, at 2727 De Anza Rd, Mission Bay Park, San Diego, San Diego County (AL-SD) (Note: the Commission’s enforcement division has opened an investigation into potential Coastal Act violations associated with this item and site, as explained further in the staff report) Submit Comment
16.Permit Amendments
 a. Permit No. 6-20-0231-A1 (Caltrans Cable Fencing, Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base)
  ReportExhibitsAddendum   
  Request by California Department of Transportation to amend permit to construct post and wire cable fencing, to increase grading (3,177 cu.yds. cut and 3,400 cu.yds. fill) to remove aerially deposited lead; incorporate new drainage upgrades; and remove vegetation control mats and associated monitoring requirement, between Interstate 5 freeway and the railway at Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base, north of Oceanside, San Diego County. (TH-SD) Submit Comment
17.Revised Findings
 a. Application No. 6-19-1291 (DeSimone, Schrager, & Oene, Solana Beach)
  ReportExhibits    
  Consideration of findings for Commission’s September 10, 2020 action denying permit to construct 50’ long, 35’ high seawall including geogrid structure with landscaping at public beach and bluff located between 241 and 249 Pacific Ave., Solana Beach, San Diego County. (DD-SD) Submit Comment
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:
  Ballona Wetlands Land Trust v. California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Casa Blanca Beach Estates Owners’ Association v. County of Santa Barbara, et al., CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Cave Landing, LLC v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Ecologic Partners, Inc., et al. v. CCC, et al. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Friends of Oceano Dunes, Inc. v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Hansen v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Kinstler v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Lent v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  North County Transit District v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Ralston v. County of San Mateo, et al. , Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  San Mateo Farm Bureau v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Sanson v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Stanger v. CCC (Paz et al., RPIs) , Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Stanger v. CCC (2416 Frey LLC, et al.) , Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Steinbruner v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
 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).
Statewide
18.Approval of Minutes
19.Commissioners' Reports
20.Commission Sub-Committee Reports
21.Conservancy Report
22. Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy Report
23.Santa Monica Bay Restoration Report
24. Deputy Attorney General's Report

Future Meetings:
The next meetings of the Coastal Commission will be June 9-11, 2021, July 7-9, 2021 and August 11-13, 2021