THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES ORDINANCE NO. 393 THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES ORDINANCE NO. 393

ORDINANCE NO. 393

AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES REZONING PROPERTY LOCATED AT 6100 PALOS VERDES DRIVE SOUTH FROM COMMERCIAL PROFESSIONAL (CP) TO SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL (RS-4).

THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES DOES HEREBY ORDAIN AS FOLLOWS:

Section 1: On January 24, 2003, the applicant submitted an application for a General Plan Amendment, Coastal Specific Plan Amendment, Zone Change, and Environmental Assessment (Case No. ZON2003-00036), for property located at 6100 Palos Verdes Drive South was submitted. After review of the submittal, staff deemed the application complete on February 21, 2003. Said application is a request to amend the General Plan and Coastal Specific Plan Land Use Designations of the subject property from Commercial (office) to Residential (2-4 dwelling units per acre) and rezone the property from Commercial Professional (CP) to Single Family Residential (RS-4).

Section 2: In conjunction with the proposed application, the City initiated a Zone Text Amendment (Case No. ZON2003-00113) to Section No. 17.84 of the Municipal Code (Nonconformities) to require development on parcels, where the zoning designation changes, to comply with the parking standards of the new zoning designation, at such time that a change of use of the property, as defined by the Chapter 17.96 of this Code, occurs

Section 3: Pursuant to the provisions of the California Environmental Quality Act, Public Resources Code Sections 21000 et. seq. ("CEQA"), the State's CEQA Guidelines, California Code of Regulations, Title 14, Section 15000 et. seq., the City's Local CEQA Guidelines, and Government Code Section 65962.5(f) (Hazardous Waste and Substances Statement), the City Council certified a Negative Declaration by the adoption of Resolution No. 2003-44.

Section 4: With adoption of Resolution No. 2003-45, the City Council changed the General Plan Land Use Designation and the Coastal Specific Plan Land Use Designation from Commercial (office) to Residential (2-4 dwelling units per acre).

Section 5: The City Council finds that the proposed Zone Change is warranted since it is consistent with the General Plan. With the change in the General Plan Land Use Designation from commercial to residential, the change in zoning from Commercial Professional (CP) to Single Family Residential (RS-4) is required to keep the zoning consistent with the General Plan Land Use Designation.

Section 6: The zoning for property located at 6100 Palos Verdes Drive South is hereby changed to Single Family Residential (RS-4).

Section 7: The City Clerk shall cause this Ordinance to be posted in three (3) public places in the City within fifteen (15) days after its passage, in accordance with the provisions of Section 36933 of the Government Code. The City Clerk shall further certify to the adoption and posting of this Ordinance, and shall cause this Ordinance and its certification, together with proof of posting, to be entered in the Book of Ordinances of the Council of this City.

Section 8: This Ordinance shall go into effect and be in full force and effect at 12:01 AM on the thirty-first (31st) day after its passage.

PASSED, APPROVED, AND ADOPTED this 17th day of June 2003.

/s/ Douglas W. Stern

Mayor

Attest:

/s/ Jo Purcell

City Clerk

STATE OF CALIFORNIA )

COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES ) ss

CITY OF RANCHO PALOS VERDES )

I, Jo Purcell, City Clerk of the City of Rancho Palos Verdes do hereby certify that the whole number of members of the City Council of said City is five; that the foregoing Ordinance No. 393 passed first reading on June 3, 2003, was duly and regularly adopted by the City Council of said City at a regular meeting thereof held on June 17, 2003, and that the same was passed and adopted by the following roll call vote:

AYES: Clark, Ferraro, Gardiner, McTaggart and Mayor Stern

NOES: None

ABSENT: None

ABSTAIN: None

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City Clerk