Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Chair: Jose Mendez Vice-Chair:
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: July 10 and 31, 2013
E. COMMISSIONER COMMENTS, REQUESTS AND REFERRALS
F. SCHEDULED ITEMS
Project Planner: John Ford. Environmental Status: Exempt. Project Description: Appeal of Zoning Administrator’s denial of a Variance to the maximum six foot (6') fence height and encroachment into the rear yard setback to allow a ten (10) foot tall chain link fence to be constructed six inches from the rear of the property line. The property is located at 10603 Axtell Street Castroville (Assessor's Parcel Number 030‑011‑013‑000 & 030‑011‑014‑000) North County Area Plan, Castroville Community Plan. Recommended Action: Grant Appeal
Project Planner: Joe Sidor. Environmental Status: Mitigated Negative Declaration. Project Description: Combined Development Permit consisting of: 1) a Coastal Development Permit and Design Approval for the construction of approximately 750 linear feet of new trails, restoration/rehabilitation of habitat on approximately 33,425 linear feet (6.33 miles) of trail segments, improvements to approximately 15,550 linear feet (2.95 miles) of existing trail segments, repair and replacement of wood and cable steps at two existing locations, improvements to 22 existing and/or relocated overlooks, repair to 17 existing trail gate areas, installation of new park signage, and construction of three pedestrian bridges at Soberanes Creek and Doud Creek; 2) a Coastal Development Permit to allow development within 100 feet of environmentally sensitive habitat; 3) a Coastal Development Permit to allow development within 50 feet of a coastal bluff; 4) a Coastal Development Permit to allow development on property with positive archaeological reports; and 5) a Coastal Development Permit to allow development within the Big Sur Critical Viewshed. The property is located at Garrapata State Park, Highway 1 ((Assessor's Parcel Numbers 243‑241‑006‑000 to 243‑241‑010‑000 and 243‑241‑012‑000, 243‑271‑001‑000 to 243‑271‑007‑000, 243‑271‑009‑000 and 243‑271‑010‑000, 243‑212‑012‑000, and 243‑212‑015‑000), Big Sur Land Use Plan, Coastal Zone. Recommended Action: Adopt Mitigated Negative Declaration with Mitigation Monitoring Reporting Plan and Approve Project
G. OTHER MATTERS – LAND USE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
North County Non-Coastal LUAC – John Robinett
South Coast LUAC – Jerry Provost
H. DEPARTMENT REPORT
The Recommended Action 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.
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