Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Chair: Amy Roberts Vice-Chair: Jose Mendez Secretary: Mike Novo
Paul C. Getzelman Cosme Padilla
Jay Brown Aurelio Salazar, Jr
Amy Roberts Jose Mendez
Don Rochester Keith Vandevere
PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE
A. ROLL CALL
B. PUBLIC COMMENTS
C. AGENDA ADDITIONS, DELETIONS
D. APPROVAL OF MINUTES: September 26, October 10, and October 31, 2012
E. COMMISSIONER COMMENTS, REQUESTS AND REFERRALS
F. SCHEDULED ITEMS
Project Planner: Liz Gonzales. Environmental
Status: Exempt. Project Description: Design Approval to allow a 265 square foot
single story bathroom addition to an existing one-story single family
dwelling. The property is located at 120
Yankee Point Drive,
Project Planner: Delinda
Negative Declaration. Project
Description: CONTINUED FROM AUGUST 29, 2012. Combined
Development Permit consisting of a: 1) Coastal Administrative Permit and Design
Approval to allow the construction of a detached 1,070 square foot four-car
garage with planted roof (green roof), a new permeable cobblestone driveway,
the replacement of an existing wood fence with a new stone wall with six
12-foot sections and one 15.5-foot section of antique bronze open-design
fencing and antique bronze fencing with stone pillars at the new driveway entrance,
restoration of existing paths and driveway to native Monterey Cypress habitat,
grading of approximately 550 cubic yards of cut and 200 cubic yards of fill; 2)
a Coastal Development Permit for the removal and replanting of one 7"
Monterey Cypress; 3) a Coastal Development Permit for development within 100
feet of Environmentally Sensitive Habitat Area; 4) a Coastal Development Permit
for development within 750 feet of a known archaeological resource; and 5) a
Coastal Development Permit for development on slopes greater than 30%. The property is located at
Project Planner: Delinda
Negative Declaration. Project
Description: Combined Development
Permit consisting of: 1) Coastal Administrative Permit and Design Approval for
restoration of a coastal bluff consisting of a concrete keyway and armored
headwall with landscaped Hilfiker wall system; headwall to be surfaced with a
textured rock appearance and Hilfiker baskets to be planted with native
vegetation consistent with surrounding bluff vegetation; the restoration area
to be approximately 45 - 55 feet wide by approximately 33 - 53 feet tall;
grading to be approximately 50 cubic yards cut and 740 cubic yards fill; 2) Coastal Development Permit for development
on a coastal bluff; 3) Coastal Development Permit for development on slopes
exceeding 30 percent; 4) Coastal Development Permit for development within 100
feet of environmentally sensitive habitat; and 5) Coastal Development Permit
for development within 750 feet of known archaeological resources. The property is located at 30620 Aurora Del
Project Planner: Ramon
Project Description: Amendment to a previously approved Combined Development Permit (PLN030325) to allow the extension of a lateral sewer line within a private road to connect with the sewer main for Assessor's Parcel Numbers 241-182-004-000 and 241-182-005-000. The property is located at 230 Highway 1, west of Highway 1 and west of the Highlands Inn, (Assessor's Parcel Numbers 241-182-004-000 and 241-182-005-000), Carmel Highlands area, Carmel Area Land Use Plan, Coastal Zone. Recommended Action: Adopt Negative Declaration and Approve Project.
Project Planner: Steve Mason. Environmental Status: Exempt. Project Description: Coastal Development Permit to allow a new wireless communication facility: 60-foot height ground mounted monopine antenna with a 184 square foot equipment shelter and stand-by diesel-powered generator. No grading proposed. The property is located at 45 Sill Road, Royal Oaks (Assessor's Parcel Number 119-153-002-000), Las Lomas Area, North County Land Use Plan, Coastal Zone. Recommended Action: Approve Project.
Project Planner: Taven
Kinison Brown. Environmental Status: Exempt. Project
Description: CONTINUED FROM NOVEMBER 14, 2012.
Consider a Combined Development Permit to allow the removal of the
13 foot 6 inch tall, 120 square foot monument sign at
Project Planner: Leslie J. Girard. Environmental Status: Addendum to FEIR on the 2010 General Plan. Project Description: CONTINUED FROM NOVEMBER 14, 2012. Consider amendments to 2010 General Plan to implement a settlement of litigation with Salinas Valley Water Coalition et al. regarding the General Plan. Recommended Action: Consider Addendum together with the FEIR and recommend approval of the amendments to the Board of Supervisors.
Project Planner: Marti Noel & Jacqueline Onciano. Project Description: Consider the process for obtaining public input and enhancing public participation in the development of the long range planning documents relating to the Local Coastal Program Update, the 2012 General Plan Implementation Program and other Ordinances. It is recommended that the Planning Commission provide input to staff and a recommendation for consideration by the Board of Supervisors. Recommended Action: Recommend process to the Board of Supervisors.
Project Planner: Jacqueline Onciano & Anna Quenga. Environmental Status: Exempt. Project Description: Workshop to consider and provide direction on the proposed Energy and Water Efficiency Landscape Ordinance for the unincorporated areas of the
Project Planner: Jacqueline Onciano & Martin Carver. Environmental
Status: Exempt. Project Description: Workshop to
consider and provide direction on the development of a Community Climate Action
Plan (REF120045) for the unincorporated areas of the
G. OTHER MATTERS: NONE
H. DEPARTMENT REPORT
The Recommended Action indicates the staff recommendation at the time the agenda was prepared. That recommendation does not limit the Planning Commissions alternative actions on any matter before it.
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