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How Planning Commission Meetings Are Conducted

AGENDA RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSIONTUESDAY,TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2010

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 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. 2010-06

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CALL TO ORDER:

FLAG SALUTE:

ROLL CALL:

APPROVAL OF AGENDA:

COMMUNICATIONS:

City Council Items:

Staff:

Commission:

COMMENTS FROM THE AUDIENC
E (regarding non-agenda items):

CONSENT CALENDAR:

NONE

CONTINUED BUSINESS:

NONE

PUBLIC HEARINGS:


1. CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT REVISION (CASE NO. ZON2009-00368): 29000 Western Avenue / Sprint-Nextel (SK)
            To review the staff report click here

Request: A request to allow Sprint/Nextel to replace three existing panel antennas with three new panel antennas and install three microwave dish antennas behind an existing parapet on the rooftop of an existing commercial building.

Action Deadline: March 14, 2010

Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution No. 2010-__, thereby approving a revision to a Conditional Use Permit (ZON2009-00368).

2. GENERAL PLAN UPDATE (CASE NO. ZON2008-00160) – SUB-COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENT AND REVIEW OF “DRAFT” SCHEDULE: Citywide / City (GP)
            To review the staff report click here

Request: A request to fill the existing vacant Sub-committee positions and review the revised “Draft” schedule.

Action Deadline: NONE

Recommendation: 1) Fill the existing vacant positions on the Planning Commission’s General Plan Update Sub-committees; and 2) Review and approve Staff’s recommended “Draft” schedule for reviewing the General Plan Update.

3. ANNENBERG PROJECT AT LOWER POINT VICENTE EIR SCOPING MEETING (CASE NO. ZON2009-00442): 31501 Palos Verdes Drive West / Annenberg Foundation (AM)
           To review the staff report click here

ATTACHMENTS
• Initial Study (transmitted to the Commission under separate cover on February 9,
2010)
      Project Plans
            Architectural Plans
            Grading Plans
            Parking Lot Plans
            Landscape Plans
            Lighting Plans
            Public Comments
Request: A request to construct a two-story education building at approximately 50,979 square feet in size (consisting of habitable space, mechanical space, and a subterranean parking garage) measuring 16-feet in height as measured from existing grade and 31-feet in height as measured from finished grade to the highest roofline, a 900 square foot outpost structure measuring 16-feet in height as measured from existing grade, outdoor exhibit areas, expanded picnic areas, restroom facilities, grassland and habitat restoration, drainage improvements and enhanced pedestrian pathways and trails.

Action Deadline: NONE

Recommendation: Receive public comments and provide Commission feedback to Staff on what environmental issues should be analyzed in the forthcoming Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) for the Annenberg Project at Lower Point Vicente.

NEW BUSINESS:

4. VOTE OPTIONS FOR RESOLUTIONS ON CONSENT CALENDAR (JR)
           To review the staff report click here

Request: A request by the Planning Commission for a discussion on the voting options in situations where a resolution that memorializes a previous PC decision is placed on the consent calendar for adoption.

Action Deadline: NONE

Recommendation: Review Staff’s “Draft” amendment to the Planning Commission’s Rules and Procedures pertaining to voting procedures for items on the Consent Calendar.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

5. MINUTES OF JANUARY 26, 2010
           To review the staff report click here

ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:

6. PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING ON MARCH 9, 2010
           To review the staff report click here

ADJOURNMENT:

The next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, March 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.