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:  12/2/10

 

December 6, 2010

 

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.

 

This meeting will be broadcast live on Government Access Television Channel 18 and rebroadcast on Wednesday after the meeting at 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday at 5:00 p.m.

 

1.   CALL TO ORDER and ROLL CALL

 

2.   PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

3.   INTRODUCTIONS, PRESENTATIONS, ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

4.   PRESENTATIONS BY CITIZENS

This time on the agenda provides an opportunity for the public to address the Planning Commission on items within the jurisdiction of the Commission and not listed on other sections of the agenda.  Please limit comments to no more than five minutes.  Depending on the number of speakers wishing to make comments, the Chair may further limit the time available to each speaker to control the amount of time spent on this part of the agenda.  If you wish to speak on a CONSENT CALENDAR item, please do so during this part of the meeting.

 

Please be advised that California law does not allow the Planning Commission to discuss or take action on any issue presented by the public during this portion of the meeting.  The Commission may ask a question for clarification, provide a brief response to public comment, refer the matter to staff for review and a later report or direct staff to place an item on a future agenda.

 

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

 

5.   CONSENT CALENDAR

Items on the Consent Calendar are considered to be routine and are normally enacted by one unanimous vote of the Commission.  Individual items may be removed and considered separately at the request of a Commissioner.  Any item removed from the Consent Calendar will be added to another section of the agenda.

 

·               Minutes of the regular Planning Commission meeting held November 1, 2010.

 

6.   NEW PUBLIC HEARING

Casas de las Flores Apartments                                     Planner:  Steve Goggia

Project # 10-1543-DP/CDP

Hearing on the request of Peoples’ Self-Help Housing Corporation to consider Case No. 10-1543-DP/CDP (application filed on March 23, 2010) for approval of a Development Plan and Coastal Development Permit to allow removal of the existing travel trailers at the Carpinteria Camper Park and demolition of one single family residence in order to construct 43 apartment units and a 4,346 square foot community center under the provisions of the Commercial Planned Development (CPD) Zone District within the Residential (R) Overlay; and to approve the Mitigated Negative Declaration 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/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality and Noise.  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 at 5141 Carpinteria Avenue.  The application involves APNs 004-013-18, 19 and 20, addressed as 4096 Via Real.

1.      Disclosure of Ex Parte Communications

2.      Staff Presentation

3.      Public Hearing

4.      Planning Commission Action

 

7.   MATTERS PRESENTED BY COMMISSIONERS

 

8.   DIRECTOR’S REPORT

a.       Distributed Information

i.        Action Minutes of the Architectural Review Board meetings of October 28, 2010 and November 18, 2010

ii.      City calendar for the month of December 2010

iii.    Community Development Project Status Report as of November 30, 2010

iv.    Construction Permit Report as of November 30, 2010

 

9.   ADJOURNMENT

 

 

Notes

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. Appeal deadline for items on this agenda:  5:00 p.m., December 16, 2010. The next regular Planning Commission meeting will be held on Monday, January 3, 2011 at 5:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber.

 

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.