COMPLETED A G E N D A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE PLANNING COMMISSION OF THE CITY OF SANTA MONICA Founded 1875 "Populus felix in urbe felici" WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 1996 CITY COUNCIL CHAMBERS 7:00 P.M. ROOM 213, CITY HALL 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL 4. APPROVAL OF MINUTES: Public Input Permitted 5. PLANNING DIRECTOR'S REPORT: Information concerning future Planning Commission Agendas. Update on recent City Council action on appeals, ordinances, development projects, and planning policy studies. Information on recent Architectural Review Board and Landmarks Commission actions. 6. STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL ACTION: Consent Calendar Public Input Permitted 6-A: TM 96-001 (Reversion to Acreage Map), 2715 Fourth Street. ACTION: Approved. 6-B: VTTM 51738, 914 20th Street. ACTION: Approved. 7. PUBLIC HEARINGS: Consent Calendar Public Input Permitted 7-A: Resolution of Intention to Amend Article IX of the Municipal Code to Modify Stepback Standards in the Light Manufacturing and Studio District. ACTION: Approved. 8. PUBLIC HEARINGS: Public Input Permitted 8-A: Conditional Use Permit 96-002 , VTTM 52119, 1117 18th Street, R-2 (Low Density Multiple Residential) District, Applicants: N. S. Askari and A. C. P. Askari, Application for a Conditional Use Permit and a Vesting Tentative Tract Map to permit the construction of a 2 story, 5 unit condominium over an 11 space subterranean parking garage accessed from the street. (Planner: L. Beck) ACTION: Approved. 8-B: Conditional Use Permit 96-001, Text Amendment 95-003, 2668 Second Street, OP2, Applicant: Eric Hanks, Review of Amendment to the Ocean Park Low Multiple Residential District development standards (Section 9.04.08.50.040) to allow a surface parking lot for employee parking with approval of a Conditional Use Permit and request for approval of Conditional Use Permit 96-001 to permit a surface parking lot with four standard parking spaces, three compact parking spaces and one parking space for disabled people for a total of eight parking spaces. Approval of Conditional Use Permit 96-001 is subject to City Council approval of the proposed amendment to the development standards. The proposed surface parking provides parking for employees of the adjacent commercial space located at 2671 Main Street. (Planner: Susan Healy Keene) ACTION: Denied. 9. OLD BUSINESS: Public Input Permitted 10. NEW BUSINESS: Public Input Permitted 10-A: Interpretation of Non-Conforming Use Regulations Governing Expansion of Non-Conforming Use. ACTION: Continued for revision. 10-B: Request for Planning Commission Support of Los Angeles County Park, Beach and Recreation Act of 1996 and the Inclusion of the Santa Monica Beachfront and Coastal Park Improvement Project as a Specified Project. ACTION: Withdrawn. 11. COMMUNICATIONS: A. Planning Commission Caselist B. Zoning Administrator Caselist C. Cumulative Projects List D. Appeal of Planning Commission Decision to City Council 1. None 12. DISCUSSION 12-A: Discussion of whether roof top dining development standards should be drafted to address noise, aesthetic, safety and other concerns. ACTION: No action. 12-B: Discussion of Zoning and Sign Ordinance enforcement issues. ACTION: No action. 12-C: Discussion of whether the CM District provisions should be amended to allow limited entertainment uses under certain parameters. ACTION: Staff to return with draft amendment. 13. COMMISSION AGENDA 14. PUBLIC INPUT 15. ADJOURNMENT No other business will be conducted at the Special Meeting. Thereafter the Commission will meet in regular session. Note: The Council Chambers is wheelchair accessible. For special disabled services, contact Office for the Disabled, (310) 458-8701. TDD Number: (310) 458-8696. Santa Monica Blue Bus Lines #2, #3 and #8 serve City Hall. Parking is available on the south side of City Hall.