Saturday, October 17, 2020

Planning Commission meeting, Monday October 19, 2020

This Planning Commission  meeting will be televised on local Pacific Coast Television PCT/Pacifica Channel 26 PCT also links their program calendar, and recent coastside civic meeting videos.   The City website will also livestream this meeting.   Complying with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Disease Notice (fully detailed on page 1 of the Planning Commission PDF link below):  this civic meeting will not be physically open to the public, and will be held by through teleconferencing. 

For Public Comments, see pages 1 and 2 of the pdf agenda below.  1) Live access is available through Zoom and dial-in: during the public comment period, press 9 to raise your hand; when called upon, provide the last 4 digits of your phone number.   Or, 2) comments for the record only prior to 4 pm date of the meeting may be submitted to publiccomment@ci.pacifica.ca.us.  1) In the subject line be sure to specify whether oral communications or an Agenda item and the number, 2) in the text include your full name, 3) limit your text to no more than 350 words.

Interactive Planning Commission Agenda, 10/19/20. and Planning Commission Agenda, 10/19/20, pdf pages 1140.

Open Session, 7 p.m.  Administrative:  Approval of order of agenda.  Minutes (draft):  a) 8/17/20,  b) 9/8/20, c) 9/21/20.  Designation of liaison to City Council meeting, none.  Consent items, none. 

New Public Hearings:
1.  File 2018-022.  Annual review of a cannabis retail operation: 2110 Palmetto Avenue (APN 016-182-360), West Sharp Park,
report.  a) Resolution (draft).  b) Cannabis Regulations, article 48.   c) City Council Resolution denying the appeal and approving the use permit,10/1/18.  d) Police Chief Memorandum.

Rendering
Continued Public Hearings, Item 1: Vista Mar Project.

Continued Public Hearings (from 9/21/20, 9/8/20, 8/3/20).
1.   File 2002-01.  PSD-714-02, UP-904-02, Tentative SUB-204-02; authorizations for heritage tree removal and logging operations 6 heritage trees and 51 non-heritage trees): Construction of "Vist
a Mar Project":  four new townhouse duplex buildings (two dwelling units each), and associated subdivision for condominium purposes.  The undeveloped lot is 53,000 sf (1.217 acres). located 250 feet south-east side of Monterey Road and Hickey Boulevard intersection (APN 009-381-010), Westview/Pacific Highlands, report.  a) Resolution (draft).  b) Planning Commission Staff Report, 8/3/20.  c)   Updated project plans.  d) Updated renderings.  e) Geotechnical commentary.  f) Written responses from the applicant.  g) Turnaround exhibits.  h) Updated arborist report, 8/2020.  i)   Public comments.  j) Pacifica drainage system map: Monterey Road.  k) IS/MND Vista Mar - responses to 5/2020 comments.  l) IS/MND Vista Mar - Errata.  m) IS/MND Vista Mar MMRP 9/22020.  n) IS/MND Vista Mar: responses to Comments, 9/2020.  o) Additional Comments from Applicant.

Communications:  Planning Commission, Staff.    Adjourn.
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Related.
Vista Mar Project development in Pacifica (location, and the neighborhood), 1/2020.  Note photograph of Vista Mar project from Pacifica Riptide,"Oppose Vista Mar Condo project in Maner"/Boles op-ed, 7/1/20.
Other City News: 
Connect with Pacifica/Kevin Woodhouse, City Manager, 10/16/20.

ReferencePlanning acronyms highlighted as used in today's meeting.  ADU, Accessory dwelling unit. APN, Assessor's parcel number. CCC, CA Coastal Commission. CDP, Coastal Development permit.  COAs, conditions of approval.  CPUC, California Public Utilities Commission.  CZ, (Coastal Zone Combining) zoning districts. DA, development agreement. DP, development permit. ECR, Existing Conditions Report.  ESHA, environmentally sensitive habitat areas. GPA, General Plan Amendment. HDR, high density residential. IP, implementation plan. IS, initial study.  JADU, Junior accessory dwelling unit. LCP, Local Coastal Program.  LDR, low density residential.  LLC, limited liability company.  LUP, Land Use Plan. MDR, medium density residential.  PD, Planned Development.  PDA, Priority Development Area. PE, Parking Exception.  PSD, Site Development permit. PUE. Public utilities easment. PV, Permit Variance.  RIA, Rent Increase Application.  RZ, rezoning.  S, Sign permit. SE, Sign Exception. SF or sf, square foot. SP, Specific Plan.  SUB, Subdivision. TA, text amendment (ordinance).  TBD, to be determined. TDR, transfer of development rights (urban planning).  TUP, Temporary use permit.  UP, Use permit.   CA code, accessory (second residential) dwelling units, 65852.2. WCF, Wireless communication facility.  Zoning: California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).  CA CEQA: Guidelines (Adoption of Coastal Plans and Programs), Article 19, Categorical Exemptions:  Section 15265, CEQA does not apply to activities and approvals pursuant to the CA Coastal Act, but shall apply to certification of a local coastal program by the CCC.  Class 1 categorical exemptions:  existing facilities, section 15301; no significant effect section 15061 (b)(3); not a project, a review, section 15378, see (b)(4); Class 2, section 15302. Class 3.  Class 4, section 14394, minor alterations to land.  B-5, lot size overlay. Freestanding single-family residences set-back and parking, C-1, neighborhood commercial.  C-2, Commercial/Office (within 100  ft. of a residential zone) C-3, Service Commercial. Class 3 categorical exemption, section 15303.  Class 32, Infill Development projects, section 15332. IS/MND, Initial study/mitigated negative declaration. LCLUP, Local Coastal Land Use Plan.  MND, Mitigated negative declaration. MMRP, Mitigation monitoring and reporting program.  MOD, modification of subdivision regulations.   Cannabis/Marijuana:  CAP, Cannabis Activity Permit. CMO, Cannabis Manufacturing Operation. CO-RB, Cannabis Operation, Rockaway Beach Overlay District. CO-SP, Cannabis Operation, Sharp Park Overlay District.  CPSL, Cannabis Public Safety License.  CRO, Cannabis retail operation.  MPSLs, Marijuana public safety licenses.  MO-RB, Marijuana operation-Rockaway Beach Overlay District. MO-SP, Marijuana operation, Sharp Park overlay district. MRO, Marijuana retail operation. MUPs, Marijuana Use Permits and related zoning.   City:  APR, annual progress report. GPA, General Plan amendment.  LCLUP, Local Coastal Land Use Plan, updated documents.  CIP, capital improvement program, Title/Ordinances/Municipal Code. GP, General Plan, update documents, background history.  PMC, Pacifica Municipal Code.  R, residential. R1, single-family residential, Reference.com.  R1H, single-family residential hillside. R-2, two-family residential; R-3, multi-family residential; R-3G, multiple-family residential garden district. RIA, rent increase application.  S, City of Pacifica Sign ordinance.  SPSP, Sharp Park Specific Plan. VLDR, Vary low density residential. Zoning/Planning Handouts, City of Pacifica.
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