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Meeting Agenda
Day 1

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 -- 9:00 a.m.

Virtual Hearing
Procedures in English & Spanish


Virtual Hearing
Procedures for the Special Meeting
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.

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Last Updated September 8 @ 12:00 pm
1. CALL TO ORDER and ROLL CALL
2. VIRTUAL MEETING PROCEDURES
3. Agenda Changes
4. General Public Comment
 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
  Submit Comment
 b.Commission Correspondence
  Consideration and potential action on Commission correspondence. Submit Comment
 c. Legislative Report
  Report    
  Status report and possible action on pending legislation. (JA/SC-SF) Submit Comment
South Coast District (Orange County)
7. Administrative Calendar
 a.Application No. 5-19-0979 (San Jacinto LLC, Newport Beach)
  Application of San Jacinto LLC to remove “U” shaped boat dock float, gangway, pier, and pier platform and replace with new “L” shaped boat dock float, gangway, pier, and pier platform, at 626 Via Lido Nord, Newport Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB) Submit Comment
 b.Application No. 5-20-0184 (Horowitz, Newport Beach)
  Application of Ron Horowitz to remove 483.25 sq.ft. floating dock, 60 sq.ft. gangway, and three 12-in. pipe guide piles and construct 440 sq.ft. floating dock, 60 sq.ft. gangway, and two 12-pipe guide piles, at 618 Harbor Island Dr., Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) Submit Comment
8. Consent Calendar     Motion and Vote
 a. Application No. 5-19-0218  (Beach House LLC, Seal Beach)
  Application of Beach House LLC to renovate 868 sq.ft. restaurant with 1,897 sq.ft. outdoor patio area and 522 sq.ft. covered patio, resulting in 15’2” restaurant with parapet walls and 22’6”tall tower, at 15 1st St., Seal Beach, Orange County. (AY-LB) Submit Comment 
 b. Application No. 5-19-1460 (Cooper, Seal Beach)
  Application of Adam Cooper to demolish 1,368 sq.ft., 2-story single-family home with attached 400 sq.ft., 2-car garage and construct 5,000 sq.ft. single-family home with attached 484 sq.ft. 2- car garage on beach front lot, at 540 Ocean Ave., Seal Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) Submit Comment
 c.Application No.  5-20-0095 (CD Asset Company, LLC, Laguna Beach)
  Application of CD Asset Company, LLC to remodel 2,932 sq.ft. single-family home on bluff-top lot, new upper level deck addition, new planters, and replace existing driveway at landward side of residence, at 12 S. La Senda Dr., Laguna Beach, Orange County. (AS-LB) Submit Comment
9.
Consent Calendar (removed from Regular Calendar)
Motion and Vote
   
South Coast District (Orange County)
10. 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 Long Beach office at (562) 590-5071. Submit Comments
11.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Newport Beach LCP Amendment No.  (LCP-5-NPB-19-0016-1) (Parking Management Overlay District).
  
Public hearing and action on the request by the City of Newport Beach to amend the certified LCP Implementation Plan to create a new Parking Management Overlay District (PM Overlay) category and implementing procedures in the IP and to establish the first Parking Management District, PM-1 for the Balboa Village area of the City. (LR-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
Motion and Vote
 b. City of Laguna Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LGB-20-0004-3
  Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the action by the City of Laguna Beach accepting certification of LCP Amendment No. LCP-5-LGB-20-0004-3 with suggested modifications to correct or clarify ambiguities within the existing language of the implementation plan, more clearly identify what constitutes development requiring a CDP, and provide for a de minimis waiver and administrative review process, is legally adequate. (MA-LB) Submit Comment
12.New Appeals
 a. Appeal No. A-5-LGB-20-0017 (Lions Pride Exempt Trust, Laguna Beach)
  Appeal by Mark and Sharon Fudge of City of Laguna Beach granting permit with conditions to Lions Pride Exempt Trust for conversion of existing detached guest house with storage to 1,164 sq. feet accessory dwelling unit in R-l (Residential Low Density) zone on oceanfront property that includes conversion of upper level 476 sq.ft. storage area for living space, at 31941 Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB) Submit Comment
13.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Appeal No. A-5-LGB-18-0014 (Harle & Olvera, Laguna Beach)
  Appeal by Mark and Sharon Fudge of City of Laguna Beach granting permit with conditions to Peter Harle and Lori Olvera to remove damaged retaining wall; repair existing patio (replace flagstone flooring in kind, no patio expansion); and construct 36-in. tall PVC perimeter fence on patio, at 31101 Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (AS-LB) Submit Comment 
 b. Application No. 5-18-0982 (Bolsa Chica Conservancy, Huntington Beach)
  Application of Bolsa Chica Conservancy to replace temporary Interpretive Center consisting of removal of 1,440 sq.ft. modular building, various storage outbuildings, and portable toilets and install new 1,440 sq.ft. temporary Interpretive Center, pre-fabricated modular building and new 1,200 sq.ft., pre-fabricated, modular building connected to existing building, at 3842 Warner Ave., Huntington Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB) Submit Comment
 c. Application No. 5-19-0971 (Dana Point Harbor Partners, LLC, Dana Point)
  
Application of Dana Point Harbor Partners, LLC to: (1) replace 2,409 recreational boat slip marina with 2,254 recreational boat slip marina; (2) replace 11 yacht club slips with 13 yacht club slips in the Dana Point Yacht Club in Inner Basin; (3) replace 16 sportfishing charter slips and 1 dock-and-dine guest dock adjacent to Catalina ferry; (4) relocate and reconfigure fuel dock and emergency dock; (5) relocate bait dock, replace 16 commercial fishing slips, and install new drive-in boat wash in Outer Basin; (6) relocate and expand transient guest docks to Outer Basin; (7) replace 11 existing boater service buildings with 10 boater service buildings; (8) repair 9,964 linear feet of seawalls/revetment; (9) replace 1,644 designated boater parking spaces with 1,410 spaces; (10) and relocate and expand parkscape and public access areas closer to the water, at 24650 Dana Point Harbor Dr., Dana Point, Orange County. (CP-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 d. Application No. 5-19-1036 (Blue Lagoon Community Association, Laguna Beach)
  
Application of Blue Lagoon Community Association for slope remediation on coastal bluff consisting of placement of shotcrete wall, brow ditches, and drainage pipe; replace lawn area with decomposed granite; and replant with low water use and native plants, at 30781 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 e. Application No. 5-19-1155 (Wojtaszek, Laguna Beach)
  Application of David and Jenny Wojtaszek to demolish 3,763 sq.ft. single-family home and construct new 5,946 sq.ft., 14-ft. high above natural grade, 2 level single-family home with attached 527 sq.ft., 3 car garage; along with 1,380 cu.yds. of cut and 260 cu.yds. of fill for lower level and swimming pool, at 2580 Riviera Dr., Laguna Beach, Orange County. (MV-LB) Submit Comment
 f. Application No. 5-19-1239 (City of San Clemente Department of Public Works Parking Meter Program)
  
Application of City of San Clemente Dept. of Public Works to remove City parking meters at two beach parking areas, including Camino Capistrano (14 double head meters, 1 single head), and Avenida Calafia (11 double head meters, 1 single head), and limit use of parking in these 2 locations to maximum duration of 4 hours; and change hours of operation for all other existing metered parking areas (North Beach, Linda Lane, Pier Bowl, T-Street/Paseo De Cristobal) to 9 am. to 10 pm. No change to the $1.50/hour fee is proposed, at San Clemente, Orange County. (MR-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
 g.  Application No. 5-19-1466 (City of Newport Beach Dock Improvements)
  
Application of City of Newport Beach to repair existing bulkhead consisting of removal and replacement of cap and installation of new tiebacks and also removal of gangway and installation of new gangway platform and ADA compliant gangway and expansion of dock float, at 215 15th St., Newport Beach, Orange County. (FSY-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
14.Revised Findings
 a. Appeal No. A-5-LGB-20-0001 (City of Laguna Beach Parking Fee Program)
  
Consideration of findings in support for Commission’s July 8, 2020 decision to deny the De Novo permit request by the City of Laguna Beach, for approval to establish a multi-year, multi-phase parking rate structure for summer and non-summer months for all public meters and lots/structures located citywide Laguna Beach, Orange County. (VL-LB) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
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:
  Friends of Oceano Dunes v. CCC, et. al., Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Friends of Oceano Dunes v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Harbaugh v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Jack, et al., v. City of Los Angeles, et al. (925 Marco Place, LLC, et al., RPIs), Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Martin’s Beach I, LLC v. Ainsworth, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Sanson v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Shear Development v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Stanger v. CCC (Paz, et al., RPIs), Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Spotlight v. CCC, Govt. Code § 11126(e)(2)(A)
  Spotlight v. Kinsey, et al., 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
15.
Motion and Vote
16. Commissioners' Reports
17. Commission Sub-committee Reports
18. Conservancy Report
19. Santa Monica Mountains Conservancy Report
20. Santa Monica Bay Restoration Report
21. Deputy Attorney General's Report