AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, December 11, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD REGULAR MEETING 7:00 P.M. AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, TUESDAY, December 11, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD REGULAR MEETING 7:00 P.M. AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, December 11, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA FRED HESSE COMMUNITY PARK, 29301 HAWTHORNE BOULEVARD REGULAR MEETING 7:00 P.M.

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TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA







TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2007 RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 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. 2007-67
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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:

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NONE

CONTINUED BUSINESS:

1. VIEW RESTORATION PERMIT (CASE NO. VRP2006-00007): 3103, 3109, 3117, 3125, 3131 and 3139 Dianora, and 3102 Corinna / Peterson, Beazell, Shephard, Sahabi, Hillinger, Hanlon-Keller, Roza (JA)
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Request: A request to trim and/or remove foliage located at 3067, 3069, and 3071 Crest Road, in order to restore the views from 3103, 3109, 3117, 3125, 3131, and 3139 Dianora Drive & 3102 Corinna Drive.

(This item was continued from the October 23, 2007 Planning Commission meeting)

Action Deadline: None

Recommendation: Adopt P.C Resolution No. 2007-__, thereby approving VRP No. 2006- 00007 to trim or remove foliage on the properties located at 3067, 3069, and 3071 Crest Road in order to restore the Applicants’ views.

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2. HEIGHT VARIATION PERMIT AND SITE PLAN REVIEW (CASE NO. ZON2006-00631): 32228 Schooner Drive / Sestich (SK)
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Request: A request to construct a 186ft² 1st story addition and a 638ft² 2nd story addition to an existing single-story residence. The proposed structure height is 20’, as measured from the point where the lowest foundation or slab meets finished grade, to the ridgeline or highest point of the structure; and 17.65’, as measured from the existing grade at the highest elevation of the existing building pad area covered by the structure to the ridgeline.

Action Deadline: December 14, 2007.

Recommendation: Adopt P.C Resolution No. 2007-__, thereby conditionally approving the Height Variation and Site Plan Review (Case No. ZON2006-00631).

3. GRADING PERMIT REVISION (CASE NO. ZON2007-00506): 2 West Pomegranate Road / ACLAD-Brown (KF)
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Request: A request for after-the-fact approval of a revision to a remedial grading permit (Case No. ZON2006-00633) for the importation of eight hundred cubic yards (800 CY) of fill for riding arenas at the Portuguese Bend Pony Club.

Action Deadline: December 30, 2007.

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Recommendation: Adopt P.C Resolution No. 2007-__, thereby conditionally approving the requested Remedial Grading Permit Revision (Case No. ZON2007-00506)

4. HEIGHT VARIATION PERMIT, SITE PLAN REVIEW AND GRADING PERMIT (CASE NO. ZON2007-00209): 32415 Nautilus Drive / Duhovic (JA)
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Request: A request to construct a 2,885ft² addition to an existing, two-story, single family residential dwelling unit and grade 59yd³ of fill for the construction of a new three-car garage. The proposed structure height is 24.5’, as measured from the point where the lowest foundation or slab meets finished grade, to the ridgeline; and 18.8’, as measured from the existing grade at the highest elevation of the existing building pad area covered by the structure to the ridgeline.

Action Deadline: January 5, 2008.

Recommendation: Adopt P.C Resolution No. 2007-__, thereby conditionally approving the requested Height Variation, Grading Permit and Site Plan Review (Case No. ZON2007-00209).

5. APPEAL OF CITY TREE REVIEW PERMIT (CASE NO. VRP2007-00018): Adjacent to 29040 Palos Verdes Drive East / Kluck (SK)
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Request: An appeal to overturn the Director’s approval of City Tree Review Permit No. 2007-00018 to remove two (2) city-owned Sycamore trees in the public right-of-way, which significantly impair the view from the abutting property at 29040 Palos Verdes Drive East.

Action Deadline: None

Recommendation: Adopt P.C Resolution No. 2007-__, thereby denying the appeal and upholding the Director’s approval of the City Tree Review Permit (VRP2007-00018).

NEW BUSINESS:

6. SELECTION OF A DATE FOR A SITE VISIT TO MARYMOUNT COLLEGE (AM)
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Action Deadline: None

Recommendation: Select a date in January 2008 to conduct an adjourned Planning Commission meeting at the project site to view the temporary silhouette for the Marymount College Facilities Expansion Project.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

7. MINUTES OF NOVEMBER 13, 2007
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ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:

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8. PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING OF JANUARY 8, 2008
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Commission

ADJOURNMENT:

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, January 8, 2008, 7:00 P.M. at Hesse Park.