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SEPTEMBER 25, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA SEPTEMBER 25, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA
SEPTEMBER 25, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2007
               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 DIRECTOR OF PLANNING, BUILDING & CODE ENFORCEMENT 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 BEFORE ll: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. 2007-61  ______________________________________________________________________

 

CALL TO ORDER:                                     

FLAG SALUTE:                                          

ROLL CALL:

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

COMMUNICATIONS:                                                        

City Council Items:

Staff:
 
Commission:

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

CONSENT CALENDAR:

NONE

CONTINUED BUSINESS:

1.         VIEW RESTORATION PERMIT (CASE NO. ZON2007-00019): 5335 Rolling Ridge Road / Allman  (JA)

Attachment: Letter - Addendum to Letter Report dated August 29, 2007 

Request: A request to trim and/or remove foliage located at 5333 Rolling Ridge Road, in order to restore the view from 5335 Rolling Ridge Road.

Action Deadline:  None

Recommendation:  Continue the public hearing for View Restoration Application No. 2007-00019 to the October 23, 2007 Planning Commission meeting in order to provide ample time for the foliage owner’s arborist to perform core sampling in an attempt to date the age of certain trees and for the City’s arborist, Mr. Dave Hayes, to review and provide a report on those findings

(This item was continued from the August 14, 2007 Planning Commission meeting)

2.         GENERAL PLAN AMENDMENT, ZONE CHANGE, HEIGHT VARIATION & SITE PLAN REVIEW (CASE NO. ZON2007-00134):  3324 Seaclaire Drive / Vavic  (SK)

Attachment: PC RESOLUTION 2007
           
Request: A request to change the General Plan Land Use Designation and Zoning Designation of a portion of the property from Open Space Hazard District (OH) to Single Family Residential District (RS-3).  Additionally, replace the existing 2,721ft² single-story residence with a 3,720ft² two-story residence.  The residence is proposed with a maximum height of 25’-4¼”, as measured from the lowest finished grade adjacent to the foundation to the highest ridge. 

Action Deadline:  None

Recommendation:  Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2007- __, thereby recommending that the City Council adopt a Negative Declaration and approve the General Plan Amendment, Zone Change, Height Variation and Site Plan Review (Case No. ZON2007-00134).

(This item was continued from the August 14, 2007 Planning Commission meeting)

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

3.         HEIGHT VARIATION PERMIT (CASE NO. ZON20076-00179):  5329 Bayridge Road / Tomaro Architecture, Inc.  (SK)

Attachment: PC RESOLUTION 2007

Request:  A request to demolish an existing single-story residence, construct a new 3,918ft² two-story residence with a 688ft² attached garage and a new 270ft² cantilevered deck in the rear yard.  The proposed structure height is 25.17’, as measured from the point where the lowest foundation or slab meets finished grade, to the ridgeline or highest point of the structure.

Action Deadline:  October 22, 2007

Recommendation:  Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2007-__, thereby denying, with prejudice, the Height Variation, Site Plan Review and Extreme Slope Permit (Case No. ZON2007-00179).

NEW BUSINESS:

4.         ANNUAL REPORT ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE HOUSING ELEMENT:  City  (LM)

Request:  Review the Housing Element Annual Report and provide direction to Staff to forward the City’s Annual Report to the City Council regarding the status of the Housing Element and the progress on its implementation for the 2006 calendar year.

Action Deadline:  None

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 2006 Calendar Year.
             
APPROVAL OF MINUTES:                            

5.         MINUTES OF AUGUST 28, 2007

ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:

6.         PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING OF OCTOBER 9, 2007

Commission

ADJOURNMENT:

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 9, 2007, 7:00 P.M. at Hesse Park.