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The items listed below may be coming before the Commission during the next few months. Publication of this list is provided for the purpose of facilitating public participation in the Commission's activities and is not required by law. The list's inclusion in this Meeting Notice also does not constitute, nor substitute for any of the notice requirements contained in the Coastal Act and Commission regulations. Also, please be aware that the details of a submittal may change as staff review proceeds, and that not all submittals of potential significance may appear on the listing below.

Energy, Ocean Resources & Federal Consistency

  • Morro Bay Desalination Plant.
    Application of City of Morro Bay to authorize use of seawater wells and a discharge pipe associated with the operation of the City's desalination plant.
  • Consistency Determination by the Department of Veterans Affairs
    for the San Francisco Veteran Affairs Medical Center Long Range Development Plan, outer Richmond District, San Francisco

North Coast District

  • Humboldt Spartina Removal.
    Application of the Humboldt Bay Harbor Conservation & Recreation District for the removal of invasive Spartina from tidal areas of Humboldt Bay, the Eel River Estuary, and tributary waterways using a variety of manual and mechanical techniques, Humboldt County.

North Central Coast District

  • Surfer's Beach, City of Half Moon Bay.
    Application by Caltrans to install rock slope protection on approximately 175-linear-foot section of eroding ocean bluff adjacent to State Route 1 and to construct 400 feet of new recreational public trail to connect existing Coastal Trail segments

Central Coast District

  • City of Santa Cruz San Lorenzo River Interim Management Plan.
    Application of the City of Santa Cruz for an adaptive management program for the San Lorenzo River mouth to address flooding, fisheries, and public access and safety concerns.

South Central Coast District

  • CDP Application No. 4-12-076 (Kellogg Avenue Concrete Recycling Facility Project).
    Application of Kellogg Avenue LLC requesting approval of an existing, unpermitted concrete/asphalt/aggregate recycling facility at 909 South Kellogg Avenue in the City of Goleta, Santa Barbara County.
  • City of Malibu Local Coastal Program Amendment No. LCP-4-MAL-14-0408-1 (Malibu Coast Estate/Crummer Trust Property Planned Development).
    Request by City of Malibu to amend the Land Use Plan (LUP) and Local Implementation Plan (LIP) portions of the certified LCP to establish zoning regulations and development standards for a planned development at the Malibu Coast Estate/Crummer Trust property located east of Malibu Bluffs Park and south of Pacific Coast Highway in the City of Malibu.

South Coast District

  • City of Huntington Beach LCP Amendment, (Sunset Beach).
    City request to bring the recently annexed Sunset Beach area into the City's certified Local Coastal Program. The amendment includes a new Specific Plan for the community that includes development standards tailored to the existing development pattern in the community.
  • City of Newport Beach Fire Rings.
    Proposing to conduct a pilot program to limit fire ring fuel to charcoal-only for the 60 fire rings dispersed within the Balboa Pier area and Corona del Mar State Beach.
  • Crystal Cove Historic District Phase III.
    Proposing the rehabilitation of 17 cottages in the North Beach area of the historic district, including installing new utilities, soil nail walls, retaining walls, tieback systems, and caisson bluff stabilization; an expansion of the check-in parking lot; reconstructing the historic boardwalk on new caisson foundation system, constructing a service pathway inland of and alongside the boardwalk.
  • Newport Banning Ranch.
    Proposing to develop approximately 400 acre site including consolidation of existing oil production facilities, contaminated soil remediation, grading, land division, bluff stabilization, new road network, 1,375 residential units, 75,000 square feet of commercial space, 75 unit resort inn, 52 acres of parks, public trails, and habitat restoration and preservation.
  • Newport Beach Yacht Club.
    Demolish existing yacht club and construct 23,163 square foot yacht club; strengthen seawall; modify dock access ramps.
  • Newport Bay Dredging Program.
    Proposal for a new Regional General Permit 54 covering the dredging, structure repair, maintenance, and replacement activities in Newport Bay in the City of Newport Beach.
  • City of Newport Beach Former City Hall Site/Lido Hotel.
    Land Use Plan amendment to change land use designation of 4.25 acre former City Hall site located at 3300 Newport Blvd. to a visitor serving land use and create a height exception to the 35-foot Shoreline Height Limitation Zone to allow for a single, 55-foot high structure with architectural features up to 65 feet high. An accompanying coastal development permit application requests authorization to construct a 4-story 130 room hotel.
  • City of Newport Beach Back Bay Landing.
    Land Use Plan amendment to allow for mixed use (residential/commercial) development in an area currently designated only for coastal dependent/coastal related development.
  • City of Dana Point Short Term Lodging.
    Amend the City of Dana Point Local Coastal Program to establish a permitting system for short term lodging within areas zoned for residential uses.


  • Application No. 6-15-0223 (City of San Diego Children’s Pool Rope Barrier).
    Application by the City of San Diego to continue the use of a year-round guideline rope with support poles, foundations, a 3-ft. opening for beach and ocean access, and informational signs for protection of harbor seals at Children's Pool Beach.