RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2000
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD
REQUESTS TO SPEAK ON AN ITEM MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE RECORDING SECRETARY 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, NEW BUSINESS ITEMS NOT HEARD BEFORE ll:00 P.M. WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY CONTINUED AND WILL BE HEARD ON THE NEXT COMMISSION AGENDA.
NEXT P.C. RESOLUTION NO. 2000-29
CALL TO ORDER:
APPROVAL OF AGENDA:
Council Policy Items (Excerpt Minutes):
Recommendation: Approve the requested one (1) year extension via Minute Order, thereby setting the expiration date as September 11, 2001 with all conditions of approval remaining in full force and effect.
RECESS/COMMENTS FROM THE AUDIENCE ( regarding non-agenda items) at APPROXIMATELY 8:30 P.M.:
CONTINUED BUSINESS: (NO ITEMS)
2. VARIANCE NO. 476, COASTAL PERMIT NO. 168, and SITE PLAN REVIEW NO. 8944: Irwin and Betty Helford, 122 Spindrift Drive (ES).
Requested Action: Allow the conversion of a 112 square foot storage area and enclosure of an existing 88 square foot patio at the front of the structure with a 3-foot setback from the front property line, and a 49 square foot living room expansion at the rear of the structure, for a total of 249 square feet of additional habitable space. The improvements are proposed on a property located within the Appealable portion of the City’s Coastal Zone.
Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2000-__, conditionally approving Variance No. 476, Coastal Permit No. 168, and Site Plan Review No. 8944.
3. PARCEL MAP 25706 and ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT NO. 717:
Richard Meine, 3340 Via Campesina (ES).
Requested Action: Allow the subdivision of a 41,606 square foot parcel with an average slope of 24-percent, and currently improved with a single-family residence, into two parcels. Parcel 1 would be a vacant parcel containing a lot area of 20,009 square feet. Parcel 2 would include the existing single-family residence, and contain a lot area of 21,597 square feet.
Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2000-__, certifying and adopting the Negative Declaration; and adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2000-__, conditionally approving Tentative Parcel Map No. 25706.
4. CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT NO. 214 and GRADING PERMIT NO. 2209: Sprint PCS/Center Professional Building (Paul & Kay Lupo), 28041 Hawthorne Boulevard (KF).
Requested Action: Allow the installation of six roof-mounted antenna panels and related support equipment for Sprint PCS at the Center Professional Building (aka 7-Eleven building), located at the northeast corner of Hawthorne Boulevard and Granvia Altamira. The requested grading application is for a ±4.33-foot tall retaining wall at the toe of the slope behind the building to create a pad for the support equipment.
Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2000-__, conditionally approving Conditional Use Permit No. 214 and Grading Permit No. 2209.
5. COASTAL PERMIT NO. 165, VARIANCE NO. 471 and GRADING PERMIT NO. 2192: Mark and Ellen Beal, 114 Spindrift Drive. (KF)
Requested Action: Allow construction of a 1,567-square-foot addition and 76 cubic yards of related grading for an existing 1,588-square-foot single-family residence in the Portuguese Bend Club community. The requested variances include: 1) additions exceeding 250 square feet within the coastal setback area; 2) a roof deck extending more than 10 feet horizontally from the upper-level façade of the house; 3) front- and side-yard setback and lot area open space reductions; 4) increased fence/wall height in the front- and side-yard setback areas; and 5) new construction over an extreme slope area.
Recommendation: Continue this application to the Planning Commission meeting of September 26, 2000.
6. VIEW ANALYSIS CONSISTENCY BETWEEN VIEW RESTORATION GUIDELINES AND HEIGHT VARIATION GUIDELINES – A discussion of the view analysis and standards identified in the City’s Height Variation Guidelines and the View Restoration Guidelines. (JR)
Recommendation: Discuss view analysis criteria, and provide staff with appropriate direction.
Recommendation: Discuss the format of the maps included with staff reports, and provide staff with appropriate direction.
ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:
8. PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING OF SEPTEMBER 26, 2000.
The next regular meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, September 26, 2000, 7:00 P.M. at Hesse Park.