AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION, TUESDAY, May 13, 2014

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AGENDA PLANNING COMMISSION, TUESDAY, May 13, 2014

AGENDA

RANCHO PALOS VERDES PLANNING COMMISSION
TUESDAY, May 13, 2014
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 COMMUNIITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR 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. 2014-15
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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:

NONE

CONTINUED BUSINESS:


1. GREEN HILLS OPERATIONAL REVIEW: GREEN HILLS MEMORIAL PARK (ES)
Request: Perform an operational review of the Green Hills Memorial Park Master Plan.
   To review the staff report click here

Action Deadline: None

Recommendation: Hear a presentation from Green Hills regarding possible methods to address concerns raised by the Vista Verde Condominium owners, and provide feedback.

PUBLIC HEARINGS:

2. HEIGHT VARIATION & SITE PLAN REVIEW (CASE NO. ZON2014-00008): 28117 ELLA ROAD (LM)
Request: A request to construct a new first and second floor addition to the existing residence, and construct a new 440 square foot roof deck at the rear of the new second floor.
   To review the staff report click here

Action Deadline: May 27, 2014

Recommendation: Open the public hearing, receive testimony from the public and applicant, and continue the public hearing to June 24, 2014 to allow the applicant time to redesign the project to reduce Staff's identified impacts related to privacy, neighborhood compatibility and view impairment.

3. GENERAL PLAN CONSISTENCY FINDING FOR THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM: CITY (SK)
Request: A finding of consistency with the Rancho Palos Verdes General Plan for the City's 2010 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).
   To review the staff report click here

Action Deadline: None

Recommendation: Adopt P.C. Resolution 2014-__, finding the 2014 Five-Year Capital
Improvement Plan consistent with the General Plan.

NEW BUSINESS:

4. GENERAL PLAN STATUS UPDATE: CITY (GP)
Request: A request by the Commission for staff to provide a status report on the General Plan Update.
   To review the staff report click here

Action Deadline: None

Recommendation: Receive and file this report.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES:

5. APRIL 8, 2014 MINUTES
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6. APRIL 22, 2014 MINUTES
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ITEMS TO BE PLACED ON FUTURE AGENDAS:

7. PRE-AGENDA FOR THE MEETING ON MAY 27, 2014
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ADJOURNMENT:
The next meeting is scheduled for May 27, 2014

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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 Community Development Director 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.