RANCHO PALOS VERDES CITY COUNCIL
APRIL 15, 2003
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD
7:00 P.M. REGULAR SESSION
CALL TO ORDER:
NEXT RESOL. NO. 2003-23
NEXT ORD. NO. 389
APPROVAL OF AGENDA:
APPROVAL OF CONSENT CALENDAR:
1. Motion to waive full reading.
Recommendation: Adopt a motion to waive reading in full of all ordinances presented at this meeting with consent of the waiver of reading deemed to be given by all council members after the reading of the title.
2. Minutes of March 4, 2003. (Purcell)
Recommendation: Approve the minutes.
3. Claim against the City by Benjamin Konell. (Park)
Recommendation: Reject the claim and direct staff to notify the claimant.
4. Appeal of Height Variation, Site Plan Review and Minor Exception Permit Case No.ZON2002-00605 for property located at 4362 Exultant Drive (Appellants: Matura Family; Applicants: Mr/Mrs. Younggren). (Yu)
Recommendation: Accept the withdrawal of the appeal.
5. Adoption of Resolution Denying Large Domestic Animal Nonconformity Statement No. 26 [Sutton, 16 Peppertree Drive]. (Fox)
Recommendation: Adopt Resolution No. 2003-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE
CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES memorializing the City
action of March 18, 2003 with respect to Large Domestic Animal Nonconformity
Statement No. 26.
6. Register of Demands. (McLean)
Recommendation: ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2003-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES ALLOWING CERTAIN CLAIMS AND DEMANDS AND SPECIFYING FUNDS FROM WHICH THE SAME ARE TO BE PAID.
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7. Emergency Preparedness Task Force - Final Recommendations. (Petru)
Recommendation: Consider the recommendations submitted by the Emergency Preparedness Task Force and provide direction.
Resolution Upholding the Appeal of the Planning Commission’s Denial of Planning
Case No. ZON2002-00282 [Applicant/Appellant: Makallon RPV Associates llc].
Recommendation: ADOPT RESOLUTION NO. 2003-__, A RESOLUTION OF THE
CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES UPHOLDING THE APPLICANT’S APPEAL AND OVERTURNING THE PLANNING COMMISSION’S DENIAL OF THE REQUESTED CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT REVISION THEREBY ALSO APPROVING THE PLAN 14 RESIDENCE ON LOTS 36, 37, 78 AND 79 AS PRESENTED TO THE CITY COUNCIL ON FEBRUARY 18, 2003, BUT REJECTING THE DEVELOPER’S REVISED PROPOSAL FOR OPTIONAL, SECOND-FLOOR LIVING AREA FOR THE PLAN 14 RESIDENCE ON THESE LOTS. (PLANNING CASE NO. ZON2002-00282).
9. Via Rivera Pilot Program Interim Report. (Jules)
Recommendation: (1) Receive and file the Via Rivera Interim Report; (2) Continue the pilot program in its current form; and, (3) Present the final report to Council two months after completion of the program.
10. Tarapaca slope failure. (Allison)
Recommendation: (1) Authorize staff to contact the County
of Los Angeles regarding project participation; (2) Authorize staff to investigate
the feasibility of an assessment district as a potential funding source;
(3) Request staff to investigate additional funding sources and assemble
a funding plan for the repair of the Tarapaca Landslide repair that minimizes
the use of general funds; (4) Engage adjacent property owners to reduce the
amount of surface drainage entering the head of the landslide; (5) Authorize
the expenditure of up to $5,000 for additional engineering services: and,
(6) ADOPT RESOLUTION 2003- , A RESOLUTION OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY
OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES AMENDING RESOLUTION 2002-45, THE BUDGET RESOLUTION
FOR FISCAL YEAR 2002-03, FOR A BUDGET ADJUSTMENT TO THE CITY’S GENERAL FUND.
11. Ridgegate Traffic Calming Update. (Jules)
Recommendation: (1) Receive and file the Ridgegate Traffic Calming Status report; (2) Direct Traffic Committee and staff to continue to work with the Ridgegate community on traffic calming measures.
12. Revised agreement with the County of Los Angeles to perform inspections and administer examinations on behalf of the City for prospective massage business license applicants. (Evans)
Recommendation: (1) Approve the revised Agreement with the County of Los Angeles to authorize the County Department of Health Services to inspect massage establishments and administer examinations of prospective massage technicians on behalf of the City. (2) Authorize Staff to publish Notices of Public Hearing for the May 6th Council meeting to adopt a new fee schedule to recover costs of County Health Services.
13. Council and staff tactical planning workshop. (Evans)
Recommendation: Set a date and time for a City Council and Staff Tactical Planning Workshop.
CITY COUNCIL ORAL REPORTS: (This section designated to oral reports from councilmembers to report on Council assignments.)
PUBLIC COMMENTS: (at approximately 8:40 P.M.)
(This section of the agenda is for audience comments on items NOT on the agenda.)
ADJOURNMENT: Adjourn to April 29th at 7:00 P.M. for a budget work session to be held at Hesse Park.
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NOTE: Staff reports are available for inspection at City Hall, 30940 Hawthorne Boulevard during regular business hours, 7:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Monday – Thursday and 7:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. on Friday. The agenda and staff reports can also be viewed at Hesse Community Park, 29301 Hawthorne Boulevard during regular business hours: Monday – Friday from 9:00 A.M. until dusk; Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. until dusk.
You can also view the agenda and staff reports at the City’s website www.palosverdes.com/RPV .