Planning Commission Agenda
Thursday, March 6, 2014, 7:00 P.M.
Council Chambers, City Hall
100 Civic Center Way, Calabasas, CA
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listed for each agenda item should be considered a guideline only.
The Planning Commission reserves the
right to alter the order of discussion in order to run an effective
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hearing a particular discussion, please attend the entire meeting.
7:00 P.M. - Opening Matters:
7:05 P.M. - Oral Communications –
For citizens wishing to address the
Commission on matters not on the agenda.
7:10 P.M. - Consent Item(s)
Approval of Minutes: February 20,
Public Hearing Items:
2. (7:30 P.M.) File No.120000173.
A request to legalize the construction of a 2,490 square-foot,
ground-floor addition (built without permits) to an existing
one-story 11,021 square-foot single-family residence on a 27.88 acre
lot. The project includes requests for the following: (1) a Site
Plan Review for the 2,490 square-foot addition, (2) a Scenic
Corridor Permit for development within a designated Scenic Corridor,
(3) a Development Plan to establish new setbacks for development
within the Open Space (OS) zoning district, (4) an Oak Tree Permit
for the encroachment into the protected zone of one (non-Heritage)
oak tree, and (5) a Variance for development within 50 horizontal
feet and 50 vertical feet from a designated significant ridgeline.
The property is located at 24107 St. Andrews Lane within the Open
Space (OS) zoning district. The project has been determined to be
exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act in conformance
with Section 15301 Existing Facilities.
Submitted by: Harry and Carmella Birenbaum
Planner: Glenn Michitsch
Item 2 - Staff Report
Exhibit A - Planning Commission Resolution No. 2014-565
Exhibit B - Site Plan, Elevations, Color Elevations, Fuel
Modification/Preliminary Landscape Plans, Grading Plans, and Site
Exhibit C - Oak Tree Location Maps
Exhibit D - Oak Tree Review Letter
Exhibit E - Color and Materials Board
Exhibit F - Public Correspondence
Exhibit G - City Council Resolution 2003-800
Exhibit H - Notice of Exemption
(8:00 P.M.) Planning Commission Break
8:45 P.M. - Future Agenda Items
Director’s Report and Update on Current Projects and Future Agenda
4. Reports from the Planning Commission
9:15 P.M. - Adjournment:
Adjournment to the regularly scheduled meeting
of the Planning Commission on March 20, 2014 at 7:00 P.M. in Council
Chambers, City Hall, 100 Civic Center Way.
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the public hearing described in this notice, or in written
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documents and any materials related to an item on this Agenda
submitted to the Planning Commission after distribution of the
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