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RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
WEDNESDAY, JULY 30, 2003
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD
CALL TO ORDER:
APPROVAL OF AGENDA:
Council Policy Items (Excerpt Minutes):
COMMENTS FROM THE AUDIENCE (regarding non-agenda items):
Request: A request to conduct 1,959 cubic yards of grading to accommodate the construction of a new split-level, single-family residential structure with attached garage on a vacant flag-lot. The new residence will measure 12-feet high as measured from the highest existing (pre-construction) grade elevation to ridge, and 26-feet in overall height as measured from lowest finish grade elevation to ridge. Lastly, the applicant requests to construct a 10-foot high retaining wall along the driveway to ensure compliance with the Fire Department’s access requirements, and to exceed the maximum allowable lot coverage.
Recommendation: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2003-__, conditionally approving Case No. ZON2003-00066.
2. A ORDINANCE NO. ___
Request: A request to adopt an Ordinance relating to the conservation and management of Coastal Sage Scrub habitat and establishing regulations and procedures applicable thereto.
Recommendation: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission review the draft ordinance language and, if acceptable, forward the draft ordinance to the City Council for approval.
Request: A request to legalize a 6’-1" high combination of retaining wall and railing within the front yard setback area.
Recommendation: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission adopts P.C. Resolution No. 2003-__, denying Variance Permit (Case No. 2003-00295).
RECESS (approximately 8:30 P.M.):
APPROVAL OF MINUTES:
ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:
The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday,
August 26, 2003, 7:00 P.M. at Hesse Park.