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Day 3 - Friday, September 11, 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.

(415) 904-5202
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.Consent Calendar
6.
Consent Calendar (removed from Regular Calendar)
Motion and Vote
North Central 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 San Francisco office at (415) 904-5260. Submit Comments
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 Santa Cruz office at (831) 427-4863. Submit Comments
9.Local Coastal Programs (LCPs)
 a. City of Capitola LCP Amendment No. LCP-3-CAP-20-0029-1-Part A (ADUs).
  Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the request by the City of Capitola to modify the LCP’s accessory dwelling unit provisions, consistent with recent changes to state housing law, is de minimis. (RG-SC) Submit Comment
 b. City of Capitola LCP Amendment No. LCP-3-CAP-20-0030-1-Part B (Signs).
  Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the request by the City of Capitola to modify the LCP’s sign ordinance is minor. (RG-SC) Submit Comment
 c. City of Pismo Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-3-PSB-20-0037-1 (Residential Very-High-Density Overlay and 855 4th Street Re-Designation/Re-Zoning).
  Public hearing and action on application by City of Pismo Beach to amend the LCP to: 1) add a new Residential Very-High-Density Overlay District (RVHD); and 2) re-designate a 1.2-acre parcel at 855 4th Street from General Commercial (GC) to Resort Residential – High Density (RR-H) and rezone the parcel from Retail Commercial (C-1) to High Density Residential (R-3) with the RVHD Overlay. (KB-SC) Submit Comment
 d. City of Grover Beach LCP Amendment No. LCP-3-GRB-20-0046-1 (ADUs).
  Concurrence with the Executive Director’s determination that the request by City of Grover Beach to modify the LCP’s accessory dwelling unit provisions, consistent with recent changes to state housing law, is de minimis. (EW-SC) Submit Comment
10.NOTICE OF IMPENDING DEVELOPMENT/LONG RANGE DEVELOPMENT PLAN
 a. UC Santa Cruz Notice of Impending Development SCZ-NOID-0004-20 (Younger Lagoon Reserve Beach Public Access Management Plan, Santa Cruz).
  Public hearing and action on NOID by UC Santa Cruz pursuant to the certified LRDP to reauthorize the Younger Lagoon Reserve Beach Public Access Management Plan for the next 5 years, at UCSC’s Marine Science Campus at Terrace Point, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County. (CB-SC) Submit Comment 
11.New Appeals
 a. Appeal No. A-3-SCO-20-0027 (Sisney, Opal Cliffs, Santa Cruz Co.)
  Appeal by Commissioners Howell and Escalante and Surfrider Foundation of Santa Cruz County decision granting permit with conditions to Bret and Carol Sisney for demolition of approx. 6,000 sq.ft. single-story home and construction of new 2-story approx. 8,200 sq.ft. home and lap pool; and merger of two lots (out of four contiguous lots under common ownership) on blufftop, at 4660 Opal Cliff Dr. in unincorporated Opal Cliffs area of Santa Cruz County. (RG-SC) Submit Comment
12.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application No. 3-18-1230 (Port San Luis Repair and Maintenance, Avila Beach, San Luis Obispo Co.)
  
Application of Port San Luis Harbor District to perform recurring repair and maintenance of District-owned facilities and infrastructure for next five years within District’s boundaries in and around San Luis Bay, including Harford Pier, Harford Landing, Fisherman/Olde Port Beaches, Avila Beach, and Avila Pier, in unincorporated Avila Beach area of San Luis Obispo County. (AM-SC) Submit Comment
Motion and Vote
Amending Motion and Vote
North Coast District
13. 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
Energy, Ocean Resources & Federal Consistency
14. 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
15.Coastal Permit Applications
 a. Application No. 9-20-0268 (State Lands Commission, Santa Barbara Co.)
  Application of State Lands Commission to permanently re-abandon 4 leaking legacy oil wells in the subtidal and intertidal zone offshore Summerland, Santa Barbara County. (DG-SF) Submit Comment
 b. Application No. 9-20-0008 (San Diego Gas & Electric Company (SDGE), Camp Pendleton, San Diego Co.)
  Application of SDGE to replace existing wooden electricity transmission poles with steel poles, reconductor lines, and undertake pole-top construction along approx. 4.2 miles of existing utility line inland of Interstate-5, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, San Diego County. (JW-SF) Submit Comment
16.Federal Consistency
 a. CD-0007-19 (Corps of Engineers, Los Angeles Co.)
  Consistency Determination by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for East San Pedro Bay aquatic habitat enhancement project offshore of Long Beach, Los Angeles County. (AB-SF)
Submit Comment 
Enforcement
17. Enforcement Report
 Report by Chief of Enforcement on Statewide Enforcement Program. (LAH-SF)
       
 Future Meetings:
 The next meetings of the Coastal Commission will be October 7-9, November 4-6 and December 9-11.