Friday, October 30, 2020

Spooky, fun and informative City newsletter this week

A Spooky Bundle of Designer Graphics for Halloween 2016 | GT3 Themes
 Yea, we only have to smile for a few hours.

From Connect with Pacifica/Kevin Woodhouse, City Manager, 10/30/20.   The link includes the Greetings message below, and In the Spotlight, City News, Save the Date, and Press Releases sections.

"Happy Halloween to all! Like most events in 2020, Halloween will be different from the usual, but you can still have a safe and fun time. Please see the linked Halloween Safety Guidelines and consider checking out the Parks, Beaches, and Recreation Department’s Drive Thru Halloween event
at the City Hall parking lot at 170 Santa Maria Drive!
Also, if you haven’t voted yet, see the Info for Elections about how to cast your ballot before or on next Tuesday, November 3. Thank you for voting."  
Sincerely, Kevin Woodhouse, City Manager. 

Note graphic from GT3 Themes Designer Graphics.
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Planning Commission, Monday November 2, 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  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, 11/2/20. and  Planning Commission Agenda, 11/2/20, pdf pages 329.

Open Session, 7 p.m.  Administrative:  Approval of order of agenda.  Minutes (draft): a) Minutes, 7/20/20.  Designation of liaison to City Council meeting:  Appeal Vista Mar residential duplex development (Hickey Blvd/Monterey Rd).  Consent items, none. 

340 Waterford St, Pacifica, CA 94044 |
Item 4.  North of town car wash to become mixed-use.  

Continued Public Hearings
1.   File 2019-033.  CDP-415-19.  Construct a 245 sq first story addition and 416 sf second story addition to an existing one-story 1,000 sf single family residence with one-car garage on a 5,000 sf lot:  246 Sterling Drive, (APN 023-038-360), Pedro Point,
report.  a) Resolution and COAs (draft).  b) Land Use/Zoning. c) Project plans.

New Public Hearings
2.   File 2020-015.  UP-41-15, annual compliance review:  7-Eleven store, 700 Hickey Blvd (APN 009-540-030), Fairmont, report.  a) Resolution and COAs (draft). b) Planning Commission Minutes, 8/5/19. c) City Council Minutes, 9/23/19. e) Site inspection photos. f) Police Chief Memorandum.
3.   File 2018-021.  UP-106-18, annual compliance review:  outdoor seating:  Taco Bell Cantina restaurant, 5200 Coast Highway (APN 022-191-190), San Pedro Beach,
report.  a) Resolution (draft).  b) Resolution 2018-004.
4.     File 2020-002.  PSD-848-20, UP 122-20, PE-190-20, PV-529-20, SUB-246-20. Construction of a 2-story mixed-use building, 1,324 sf commercial space (ground floor), and 5 residential condominium units on the 3nd and 3rd floors, on a 9,574 sf undeveloped lot:  340 Waterford Street (APN 009-058-040), East Edgemar/Pacific Manor,
report.  a) Resolution and COAs (draft).  b) Land Use/Zoning.  c) Parcel map.  d) Project plans/tentative subdivision map.  e) View impact exhibit.  f) Parking stacker information.  g) Traffic impact analysis (TIA).  h) Trash room exhibit.  i)  Sport utility vehicle (SUV) specifications.

Communications:  Planning Commission, Staff.   Adjourn.

Other City News:  Connect with Pacifica/Kevin Woodhouse, City Manager, 10/16/20.  Note photograph of the car wash north of town is from

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.  CR, commercial recreation.  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, categorical exemption.  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,  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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