CITY OF CARPINTERIA

 

PLANNING COMMISSION

 

David Allen, Vice-Chair

Jane L. Benefield

John Callender

Glenn La Fevers, Chair

John Moyer

 

City Council Chamber

           5775 Carpinteria Avenue

           Carpinteria, CA 93013

                       Time:  5:30 p.m.

           Agenda Posted:  6/11/09

 

June 15, 2009

 

AGENDA

 

THE PLANNING COMMISSION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE THE ORDER IN WHICH ITEMS ARE HEARD.  APPLICANTS NOT IN ATTENDANCE WHEN THEIR ITEM IS CALLED MAY HAVE THEIR ITEM CONTINUED TO THE NEXT REGULAR MEETING.

 

Any written, printed or electronic material and/or exhibit presented at this meeting becomes the property of the City, and a copy must be provided to City staff.

 

1.       CALL TO ORDER and ROLL CALL

 

2.       PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

3.       PRESENTATIONS BY CITIZENS

This is a time for public comments on matters not otherwise on the agenda but within the subject matter jurisdiction of the Planning Commission.  Comments shall be limited to 15 minutes, divided among those persons desiring to speak, but no person shall speak longer than five minutes.  Persons wishing to speak on a specific item will be recognized at the time the agenda item is considered.

The City is not responsible for the content of statements made during the public comment period, or the factual accuracy of any such statements.

 

4.       NEW PUBLIC HEARING

a.    Carpinteria Valley Water District Water Well – Project No. 09-1503-CUP/CDP
Planner:  Nick Bobroff

Hearing on the request of the Carpinteria Valley Water District to consider Case No. 09-1503-CUP/CDP [application filed on May 13, 2009] for a Conditional Use Permit and Coastal Development Permit under Section 14.38 in the Recreation Zone District to allow the construction and operation of a new water well, repairs and upgrades to the existing water filtration system and conversion of an existing water well into a monitoring well; and to accept the Mitigated Negative Declaration and Addendum prepared by the Carpinteria Valley Water District pursuant to the State Guidelines for Implementation of the California Environmental Quality Act.  As a result of this project, significant but mitigable effects on the environment are anticipated in the following categories:  Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Geology, Hazardous Materials, Noise, Recreation and Transportation.  The application involves APN 004-005-004, located at the Carpinteria Valley Water District’s El Carro Water Well Site in El Carro Park in the 5300 block of Foothill Road.

 

The MND and all documents may be reviewed at the Community Development Department, 5775 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria.  The MND is also available for review at the Carpinteria Branch of the Santa Barbara Public Library, 5141 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria.

 

1.      Disclosure of Ex Parte Communications

2.      Staff Presentation

3.      Public Hearing

4.      Planning Commission Action

 

b.    City of Carpinteria Housing Element Update – Project No. 09-1508-GPA
Planner:  Ralph Castañeda, Housing Consultant

       Staff Report

       Draft Housing Element (larger file)

Hearing to consider Project No 09-1508-GPA, a review of the draft update to the City’s Housing Element of the General Plan.  The Planning Commission will make a recommendation to the City Council regarding submittal of the Housing Element Update to the State Department of Housing and Community Development.

 

1.      Disclosure of Ex Parte Communications

2.      Staff Presentation

3.      Public Hearing

4.      Planning Commission Action

 

5.         ADJOURNMENT

 

NOTES:  Next regular Planning Commission meeting - 5:30 p.m. Monday, July 6, 2009, Council Chamber. All actions of the Planning Commission may be appealed to the City Council. Appeals must be filed with the City Clerk within 10 calendar days of the Commission's action. Next appeal deadline:  5:00 p.m., June 11, 2009.

 

             If you challenge any of the Planning Commission's decisions related to the agenda items above in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice or in written correspondence to the Planning Commission prior to the public hearing.

 

             In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if you need special assistance to participate in this meeting, please contact Jackie Campbell at jackiec@ci.carpinteria.ca.us or (805) 684-5405, ext. 451. Notification 72 hours prior to the meeting will enable the City to make reasonable arrangements to ensure accessibility to the meeting. 28 CFR 35.102-35.104 ADA Title II.