The following Planning Commission agenda includes text only version of the staff reports associated with the business matters to be brought before for the Planning Commission at its Regular Meeting of this date. Changes to the staff reports may be necessary prior to the actual Planning Commission meeting. The Planning Commission may elect to delete or continue business matters at the beginning of the Planning Commission Meeting. Additionally, staff reports attachments, including but not limited to, pictures, plans, drawings, spreadsheet presentations, financial statements and correspondences are not included. The attachments are available for review with the official agenda package at the Planning, Building, and Code Enforcement Department.
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RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 2003
FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD
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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. 2003-08
CALL TO ORDER:
APPROVAL OF AGENDA:
Council Policy Items (Excerpt Minutes):
COMMENTS FROM THE AUDIENCE (regarding non-agenda items):
Request: A request to allow the construction of 223 square feet of first-story additions, and the construction of 1,991 square feet of second-story additions to an existing two-story single-family residence. The additions are proposed at a maximum height of 24.97’, as measured from the finished grade adjacent to the lowest foundation (141.61’) to the highest ridge (166.58’), and 23.84’, as measured from the highest elevation to be covered by structure (142.74’) to the highest ridge. Additionally, the request is to allow the grading of 150 cubic yards, including 70 cubic yards of cut and 80 cubic yards of fill.
Recommendation: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2003-___, approving with conditions Height Variation, Grading, and Variance (Case No.ZON2002-00199).
Request: A request to construct a new two-story 7,204 square foot residence on a downsloping lot. The residence will measure 9.5 feet tall, as measured from the average elevation of the front setback to the highest ridgeline of the residence; and 29.45 feet tall, as measured from the lowest elevation where the foundation meets the finished grade to the highest ridgeline of the residence. The revision to the Conditional Use Permit is to allow a modification to the building footprint approved for the lot in 1977 and to allow 10% deviation in the maximum allowable lot coverage. The Grading Permit is to allow the 923 cubic yards (400 cubic yards of cut, 523 cubic yards of fill, including 123 yards of import) of grading.
Recommendation: Staff is recommends the Planning Commission continue the requested revision to Conditional Use Permit No. 23 and Grading Permit to the April 8, 2003 Planning Commission meeting.
Request: A request to amend the Conditions of Approval to allow a change in the quantity of earth movement originally approved from 16,500 cubic yards of grading with 1,500 cubic yards of import, to 24,900 cubic yards of grading with 3,100 cubic yards of export.
Recommendation: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2003-___, adopting Addendum No. 1 to Mitigated Negative Declaration / Environmental Assessment No. 708; and adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2003-___; conditionally approving Revision ‘A’ to Tract Map No. 52666 and Grading Permit No. 2282.
RECESS (approximately 8:30 P.M.):
APPROVAL OF MINUTES:
ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:
The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday,
April 8, 2003, 7:00 P.M. at Hesse Park.