PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA

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Planning Commission Agenda
Thursday, May 21, 2015
7:00 P.M.
Council Chambers, City Hall
100 Civic Center Way, Calabasas, CA
www.cityofcalabasas.com

The starting times 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 meeting. If you wish to assure yourself of hearing a particular discussion, please attend the entire meeting.

7:00 P.M. - Opening Matters:

  • Call to Order / Roll Call of Commission Members

  • Pledge of Allegiance

  • Approval of Agenda

  • Announcements and Introductions

7:05 P.M. - Oral Communications – Public Comment:

For citizens wishing to address the Commission on matters not on the agenda

Public Hearing Item:

1. (7:15 P.M.) File No.150000264. A request for: (1) an Administrative Plan Review and (2) Variance (to build on a significant ridgeline) to allow for conversion of an existing one-car garage into a bedroom, conversion of a portion of a separate existing two-car garage into a store room, laundry, and bathroom, and construct a new attached two-car garage at an existing, legal nonconforming 5,149 square-foot, single-family residence for a property located at 25520 Prado de Azul (APN 2069-100-036), within the Residential, Single-Family (RS) zoning district. The City's staff has determined that the project is exempt from environmental review in accordance with Section 21084 of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and Section 15301 (Existing Facilities)(e)(1) of the CEQA Guidelines.

Submitted by: Gerardo Tera
Planner: Krystin Rice
(818) 224-1709
krice@cityofcalabasas.com

Item 1 - Staff Report
Exhibit A - Planning Commission Resolution No. 2015-582
Exhibit B - Site Plans
Exhibit C - Photographs of site and surrounding area
Exhibit D - 2030 General Plan- Figure 111-4 Significant Ridgelines in Calabasas
Exhibit E - Notice of Exemption

(7: 45 P.M.) Planning Commission Break

2. (8:00 P.M.) File No. 150000102. A request for: (1) a Site Plan Review; and (2) a Scenic Corridor Permit to modify an existing approval for a new commercial center located at 5741 Las Virgenes Road (APN:2052-046-002) in the Commercial, Retail (CR) zoning district and Scenic Corridor (SC) overlay zone. The requested modification includes the reduction of the two, 2-story office buildings to one story buildings, resulting in a 15,854 square-foot reduction (25% reduction) of the overall project. The Project is Categorically Exempt from CEQA per Sections 15061(b)(3), 15183 and 15332 (In-fill Development Projects) of the CEQA Guidelines.

Submitted by: GKK Works
Planner: Talyn Mirzakhanian
(818) 224-1712
tmirzakhanian@cityofcalabasas.com

Item 2 - Staff Report
Exhibit A - Planning Commission Resolution No. 2015-583
Exhibit B - Modification Plans
Exhibit C - March 27, 2015 ARP Minutes
Exhibit D - Notice of Exemption

3. (8:30 P.M.) File No. 150000102. A request for a Sign Program for the approved commercial center located at 5741 Las Virgenes Road (APN: 2052-046-002) in the Commercial, Retail (CR) zoning district and Scenic Corridor (SC) overlay zone. The Project is Categorically Exempt from CEQA per Sections 1506(b)(3) and 15311(a)(on premise signs) of the CEQA Guidelines.

Submitted by: GKK Works
Planner: Talyn Mirzakhanian
(818) 224-1712
tmirzakhanian@cityofcalabasas.com

Item 3 - Staff Report
Exhibit A - Planning Commission Resolution No. 2015-584
Exhibit B - Sign Program
Exhibit C - March 27, 2015 ARP Minutes
Exhibit D - Notice of Exemption

9:00 P.M. - Future Agenda Items and Reports:

4. Director’s Report and Update on Current Projects and Future Agenda Items

5. Reports from the Planning Commission

9:15 P.M. - Adjournment:

Adjournment to the regularly scheduled meeting of the Planning Commission on June 4, 2015, at 7:00 P.M. in Council Chambers, City Hall, 100 Civic Center Way.

If you wish to appeal any decision of the Planning Commission, you must do so within ten (10) days of the Planning Commission action. Please contact the Community Development Department for information regarding the appeal process.

If you challenge any action of the Planning Commission 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 delivered to the Planning Commission at, or prior to, the public hearing.

A copy of the Planning Commission agenda packet, staff reports and supporting documents and any materials related to an item on this Agenda submitted to the Planning Commission after distribution of the agenda packet are available for review by the public in the Community Development Department located at Calabasas City Hall, 100 Civic Center Way. City Hall office hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and 7:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. every Friday. If you have any questions regarding a particular project please contact the project planner.

If, due to disability, you require special accommodations to attend or participate in a Planning Commission meeting, please contact the Community Development Department, (818) 224-1600, at least one business day prior to the scheduled meeting so staff may assist you.

 

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