AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010 AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010 AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010

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AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, JANUARY 26, 2010
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 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. 2010-01 ______________________________________________________________________

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. HEIGHT VARIATION, MINOR EXCEPTION PERMIT & SITE PLAN REVIEW (CASE NO. ZON2009-00149): 4319 Palos Verdes Drive South / Stirling (KF)
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Request: Allow the construction of 436-square-foot 1st- and 2nd-floor additions and a 99-square-foot 2nd-floor roof deck for an existing, 1-story single-family residence; and the reduction of the required 25-foot back-up area between the existing detached garage and the proposed 1st-floor addition at the rear of the house to 23’-9”.

Action Deadline: March 18, 2010.

Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2010-__, thereby conditionally approving the requested Height Variation, Minor Exception Permit and Site Plan Review (Case No. ZON2009-00149), as revised.

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2. CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT REVISION – MITIGATED NEGATIVE DECLARATION (CASE NO. ZON2009-00441): City / Citywide (AM)
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Request: A request to approve Conditional Use Permit No. 200 Revision “A”, Grading Permit, and Coastal Development Permit to allow the construction of site improvements at Lower Point Vicente consisting of reconfigured and expanded parking spaces (total of 101 parking spaces), trails, lighting and drainage facilities (bioswales and catch basins).

ATTACHMENTS


Action Deadline: May 14, 2010

Recommendation: 1) Review the proposed project including the Findings of Facts for Conditional Use Permit No. 200 Revision ‘A’, Grading Permit and Coastal Development Permit; 2) Provide Staff with feedback on the proposed project and Findings of Facts, and if deemed acceptable, direct Staff to bring back Resolutions and Conditions of Approval for adoption at the February 9, 2010 meeting; and, 3) continue the public hearing to February 9, 2010.

3. GENERAL PLAN UPDATE – OPEN SPACE AND CONSERVATION ELEMENT (CASE NO. ZON2009-00107): City / Citywide (GP & LM)
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Request: A request to review the “Draft” General Plan Open Space and Conservation Element.

Action Deadline: NONE

Recommendation: Receive a presentation by Staff on the “Draft” Conservation and Open Space Element, and provide general direction to Staff and the Planning Commission Sub-committee (Lewis, Knight and Tetreault) on proposed revisions.

NEW BUSINESS:

NONE

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:


4. MINUTES OF NOVEMBER 10, 2009
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5. MINUTES OF NOVEMBER 24, 2009
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6. MINUTES OF DECEMBER 8, 2009
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ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:

7. PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING ON FEBRUARY 9, 2010
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ADJOURNMENT:

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, February 9, 2010, 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 Director of Planning, Building and Code Enforcement 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.