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AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION, TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2013

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, MARCH 12, 2013
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD

REGULAR MEETING
7:00 P.M.
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SCHEDULING NOTES

REQUESTS TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE COMMUNIITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR PRIOR TO THE COMPLETION OF THE REMARKS OF THE FIRST SPEAKER ON THE ITEM. NO REQUEST FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THAT TIME.

PURSUANT TO ADOPTED PLANNING COMMISSION PROCEDURE, UNLESS THE PLANNING COMMISSION AGREES TO SUSPEND ITS RULES, NO NEW BUSINESS WILL BE HEARD AFTER 11:00 P.M. AND NO ITEM WILL BE HEARD PAST MIDNIGHT. ANY ITEMS NOT HEARD BECAUSE OF THE TIME LIMITS WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY CONTINUED TO THE NEXT COMMISSION AGENDA.

NEXT P.C. RESOLUTION NO. 2013-07

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CALL TO ORDER:

FLAG SALUTE:

ROLL CALL:

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

COMMUNICATIONS:

City Council Items:

Staff:

Commission:


SELECTION OF VICE-CHAIRMAN OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION (JR)

COMMENTS FROM THE AUDIENCE (regarding non-agenda items):

CONSENT CALENDAR:


1. HEIGHT VARIATION, GRADING PERMIT, EXTREME SLOPE PERMIT & SITE PLAN REVIEW (CASE NO. ZON2012-00172): 5345 BAYRIDGE - CHANG (LM)
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Request: A request to demolish the existing residence and construct a new 4,740 square foot two-story home (4,345 square foot residence with 395 square foot garage). The overall height of the residence will be 22’-5”, as measured from the lowest finished grade adjacent to the foundation of the structure (elev. 95.0’) to the highest ridgeline (elev. 117.4’), and 18’-9”, as measured from the highest existing grade covered by the structure (elev. 98.65’) to the top of the highest ridgeline. The project also includes 401 cubic yards of grading (cut) for the construction of the new residence and two 42” tall retaining walls on both sides of the property.

Action Deadline: June 9, 2013

Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2013-__, thereby approving Height Variation, Grading Permit and Site Plan Review (Case No. ZON2012-00172) for the demolition of the existing residence and the construction of a new 4,750 square foot, two-story residence and garage.

CONTINUED BUSINESS:

NONE

PUBLIC HEARINGS:


2. ANNUAL REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE GENERAL PLAN (City) (LM)
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Request: Review the General Plan Annual Report regarding the status of the City’s General

Plan and the progress on its implementation for the 2012 calendar year.

Action Deadline: April 1, 2013

Recommendation: Direct Staff, via Minute Order, to forward the City’s Annual Report to the City Council regarding the status of the General Plan and the progress on its implementation during the 2012 calendar year.

3. ANNUAL REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE HOUSING ELEMENT (City) (LM)
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Request: Review the General Plan Housing Element Annual Report regarding the status of the City’s General Plan Housing Element and the progress on its implementation for the 2012 calendar year.

Action Deadline: April 1, 2013

Recommendation: Direct Staff, via Minute Order, to forward the City’s Annual Report to the City Council regarding the status of the Housing Element and the progress on its implementation during the 2012 Calendar Year.

NEW BUSINESS:

NONE

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

NONE

ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:


4. PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING ON MARCH 26, 2013
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ADJOURNMENT:

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 7:00 P.M. at Hesse Park.

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Americans with Disabilities Act: In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, if you require a disability related modification or accommodation to attend or participate in this meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please call the Community Development Director at 310 544-5228 at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.

Notes:

1. 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 the Planning Commission meeting.

2. Materials related to an item on this Agenda submitted to the Planning Commission after distribution of the agenda packet are available for public inspection at the front counter of the Planning Division lobby at City Hall, which is located at 30940 Hawthorne Boulevard, Rancho Palos Verdes during normal business hours as stated in the paragraph above.

3. You can also view the agenda and staff reports at the City’s website www.palosverdes.com/RPV.

4. Written materials, including emails, submitted to the City are public records and may be posted on the City’s website. In addition, City meetings may be televised and may be accessed through the City’s website. Accordingly, you may wish to omit personal information from your oral presentation or written materials as they may become part of the public record regarding an agendized item.