Monterey County Planning Commission

 

AGENDA

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

 

Monterey County Government Center – Board of Supervisors Chambers

168 W. Alisal Street

Salinas, CA 93901

9:00 a.m.

 

Chair:  Keith Vandevere                      Vice-Chair:  Jay Brown           Secretary:  Mike Novo

Commissioners:

                        Steve Pessagno                                    Cosme Padilla

                        Jay Brown                                            Aurelio Salazar, Jr

                        Nancy Isakson                                     Juan Sanchez

                        Matthew Ottone                                   Martha Diehl

                        Don Rochester                                     Keith Vandevere

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

A.        ROLL CALL

 

B.        PUBLIC COMMENTS

 

C.        APPROVAL OF MINUTES:            April 8, 2009

 

D.        AGENDA ADDITIONS, DELETIONS AND CORRECTIONS

 

E.         COMMISSIONER COMMENTS, REQUESTS AND REFERRALS

 

F.         SCHEDULED ITEMS

 

1.         9:00AM - HARTBRODT RICK J & DEBORAH MIT - PLN080370

            Planning Area:  Greater Monterey Peninsula Area.  Project Planner:  Eric Snider.  Environmental Status: Addendum to Final Environmental Impact Report.  Project Description:  Combined Development Permit consisting of:  (1) an amendment to the Hidden Hills Estates Subdivision Final Map to reconfigure an existing 7,200 sq. ft. designated building envelope into two separate envelopes of 4,232 sq. ft. and 2,968 sq. ft.; (2) an Administrative Permit and Design Approval for development of a new 1,200 sq ft. detached 3-car garage and a new 850 sq. ft. caretaker unit in a Visual Sensitivity or "VS" zoning district; (3) Use Permit for ridgeline development; and (4) Administrative Permit for a new 850 sq. ft. detached caretaker unit.  The property is located at 11431 Saddle Road, Hidden Hills area (Assessors Parcel Number 416-132-001-000), Greater Monterey Peninsula Area Plan.  Recommended Action:  Consider Addendum to Final Environmental Impact Report and Recommend Approval to Board of Supervisors

 


2.         9:00AM - MIGUEL MANUEL R & ESTELA TRS - PLN090128

            Planning Area:  Greater Monterey Peninsula Area.  Project Planner:  Eric Snider.  Environmental Status:  Categorically Exempt.  Project Description:  Combined Development Permit consisting of: (1) an Administrative Permit and Design Approval for development of a 1,375 square foot addition/remodel of an existing 4,032 square foot single family dwelling in a Visual Sensitivity or "VS" zoning district; (2) Use Permit for ridgeline development.  The property is located at 25401 Quail Summit, Hidden Hills Area (Assessors Parcel Number 416-161-030-000), Greater Monterey Peninsula Area Plan.  Recommended Action:  Approve Project

 

3.         9:00AM - MONTEREY COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS ROAD ABANDONMENT – RAILROAD AVENUE - PD090397

            Project Planner:         Chad Alinio/Ramon Montano.  Environmental Status:  Categorically Exempt.  Project Description:  Adopt the finding that the abandonment of portions of Railroad Avenue is not inconsistent with the North Monterey County Area Plan, a part of the Monterey County General Plan, and recommend abandonment to the Board of Supervisors, based upon categorical exemptions under CEQA guidelines.  Recommended Action:  Report to Board of Supervisors as to conformity with the General Plan and Area Plan, and recommend abandonment to Board of Supervisors

 

4.         9:00AM - GENERAL PLAN 2007 - PLN070525

            Planning Area:  Inland County Area.  Project Planner:  Alana Knaster/Carl Holm.  Environmental Status:  Draft Environmental Impact Report Prepared.  Project Description:  Discussion of timeline and topics for Commission review; initial staff presentation on Biological Resources.

 

G.        OTHER MATTERS

 

H.        DEPARTMENT REPORT

 

I.          ADJOURNMENT

 

The Recommendation Action section indicates the staff recommendation at the time the agenda was prepared.  That recommendation does not limit the Planning Commission’s alternative actions on any matter before it.

 

DOCUMENT DISTRIBUTION:  Documents relating to agenda items that are distributed to the Planning Commission less than 72 hours prior to the meeting are available for public inspection at the front counter of the Resource Management Agency – Planning and Building Services Departments, Monterey County Government Center , 168 W. Alisal Street, 2nd Floor, Salinas, CA.  Documents distributed by County staff at the meeting of the Planning Commission will be available at the meeting.

 

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