Monterey County Zoning Administrator



Thursday, September 24, 2009


Monterey County Government Center – Board of Supervisors Chambers

168 W. Alisal Street

Salinas, CA 93901

1:30 p.m.


Mike Novo, Zoning Administrator                                 Michael Trapani, Water Resources Agency

Janna Faulk, Environmental Health                                Chad Alinio, RMA - Public Works


A.        ROLL CALL




C.        APPROVAL OF MINUTES:            None




Design Approvals (Consent)


1.         1:30pm - Sanders Philip M & Cynthia M - DA090259

            Planning Area:  Greater Monterey Peninsula Area.  Project Planner:  Cynthia Bettencourt.  Environmental Status:  Categorically Exempt.  Project Description:  Design Approval To Amend Da090099 To Allow The Demolition Of An Existing 2,316 Square Foot One-Story Single Family Dwelling And The Construction Of A 3,416  Square Foot One-Story Single Family Dwelling With A 36 Square Foot Covered Entry Porch, Nine New Skylights; A 127 Square Foot Garage Addition, A 660 Square Foot Garage Re-Roof, New Cable Guardrails At Deck, A New 462 Square Foot, 6 Foot High Stucco Cmu Wall And Wood Gate.  Materials And Colors As Previously Approved: Exterior Stucco Walls (Benjamin Moore/Hampshire Taupe 990), Trim (Benjamin Moore/Ticonderoga Taupe 992), Roofing (Charcoal Gray Composition Shingles), Windows (Gray Aluminum Clad Wood Windows).  The Property Is Located At 1098 Majella Road, Pebble Beach (Assessor's Parcel Number 007-161-010-000), Greater Monterey Peninsula Area.


Scheduled Items


2.         1:35pm - Kuchta Harry Tr Et Al - PLN070558

            Planning Area:  Central Salinas Valley Area.  Project Planner:  Eric Snider.  Environmental Status:  Tbd.  Project Description:  Use Permit To Allow The Operation Of A Winery (Not To Exceed 10,000 Cases Per Year) And Construction Of A 384 Square Foot Tasting Room.  The Winery Shall Utilize An Exisiting On-Site Building.  The Use Shall Also Allow Associated Winery-Related Events Not Exceeding Ten Days Annually.  The Property Is Located At 45181 Arroyo Seco Road, Greenfield (Assessor's Parcel Number 419-411-030-000), Central Salinas Valley Area.  Recommended Action:  Approve Project


3.         1:40pm - Cedar Lane Vineyards LLC - PLN090139

            Planning Area:  Central Salinas Valley Area.  Project Planner:  Steve Mason.  Environmental Status:  Negative Declaration.  Project Description:  Extension Of 4 Years To A Previously Approved Permit Pln060471.  No Changes Proposed: Use Permit To Allow The Operation Of A Winery And Tasting Room Facility (Agricultural Processing Plant) Utilizing Existing Buildings On Site.  The Winery Operation Will Produce A Maximum Of 5,000 Cases Of Wine Annually.  Minimal Grading (Less Than 100 Cubic Yards Of Cut And Fill) Is Proposed For Improvements To Existing Entry Access Road And Other Associated Infrastructure. The Project Will Not Have Tree Or Vegetation Removal.  The Property Is Located At42751 Arroyo Seco Road (On Cedar Avenue), Soledad (Assessor's Parcel Number 109-391-010-000), Central Salinas Valley Area.  Recommended Action: Adopt Negative Declaration And Approve Project.






The[CC1]  Recommended Action indicates the staff recommendation at the time the agenda was prepared.  That recommendation does not limit the Zoning Administrator’s alternative actions on any matter before it.


DOCUMENT DISTRIBUTION:  Documents relating to agenda items that are distributed to the Zoning Administrator 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 Zoning Administrator will be available at the meeting.


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 [CC1]Carol – Make the  changes below to the template you use for the meetings, so that we don’t have to fix this each time.