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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.
  • National Park Service Drake's Estero Restoration.
    Consistency determination by Point Reyes National Seashore for removal of marine debris and equipment from Drake's Estero associated with the former Drake's Bay Oyster Company aquaculture operation.
  • 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 Applications 4-10-040 (Lunch Properties, LLLP), 4-10-041 (Vera Properties, LLLP), 4-10-042 (Mulryan Properties, LLLP), 4-10-044 (Ronan Properties, LLLP), 4-14-0598 (Morleigh Properties, LLLP), 4-14-1094 (Mulryan Properties LLLP, Morleigh Properties LLLP, Vera Properties LLLP, Ronan Properties LLLP, and ED West Properties LLLP).
    Proposing five single-family residences and associated development, access road, water line, and lot line adjustment north of Sweetwater Mesa Road in the Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County.
  • City of Malibu LCP Amendment. (Civic Center Wastewater Treatment Facility).
    Request by the City of Malibu to amend the Implementation Plan of the certified LCP to allow for Civic Center Wastewater Treatment Facility on a property currently zoned Visitor Serving Commercial II and create an overlay district for the proposed treatment facility with associated development standards, in Malibu, Los Angeles County.
  • Application 4-14-0687 (Goleta Beach County Park Shoreline Protection Project).
    Application of the County of Santa Barbara to permanently retain a 1,200 ft. long rock revetment at Goleta Beach County Park that was placed on a temporary basis pursuant to emergency permits in order to protect existing public recreational amenities from erosion, in the City of Goleta, Santa Barbara County.

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.


  • 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.