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Future Agenda Items

Updated September 26, 2014

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 Unit

  • Caltrans High Speed Rail, LOSSAN Mass Transit. High Speed Train throughout California (south of Sacramento to the San Francisco Bay Area, the Central Valley, and southern California) with one component, which may be separate or combined with it, is LOSSAN, Passenger Rail Improvements, Los Angeles to San Diego (LOSSAN) Rail Corridor
  • 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
  • SANDAG, Consistency Certification CC-0202-13 for Poinsettia Station Improvement (Run-through Track) Project, Carlsbad, San Diego County
  • CD-0002-14 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of National Marine Sanctuaries (ONMS) consistency determination for the expansion of the boundaries, and revised management regulations, for the Cordell Bank National Marine Sanctuary (CBNMS) and the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary (GFNMS), state and federal Waters Offshore San Francisco, Marin, Sonoma, and Mendocino Counties.

North Coast District

  • Bower Limited Partnership Appeal. Appeals from decision of County of Mendocino granting permit with conditions to Bower Limited Partnership for construction of 285-ft. long retaining wall to connect to proposed 70-ft. long retaining wall on adjacent lot and associated drainage improvements
  • BCRAA Mitigation. Application of the Border Coast Regional Airport Association to perform wetland and ESHA mitigation work at locations near Lake Earl to mitigate for impacts of previously approved runway safety area development at the Del Norte County Regional Airport.
  • 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

  • State Parks Iron Rangers. Appeal of Sonoma County action denying State Parks application to install 15 Self-Pay Stations (iron rangers) along the Sonoma Coast
  • Marin County LCP Update-Implementation Plan. Request by the County of Marin to comprehensively update the Local Coastal Program's Implementation Plan

Central Coast District

  • King Ventures Resort ("The Collections"). Appeal of Sand City action approving a 340-room visitor serving resort in the dunes seaward of Highway 1 in Sand City, Monterey County
  • Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area (ODSVRA) Dust Control Project. Application of State Parks to implement a dust control project at ODSVRA in southern San Luis Obispo County.
  • Carmel River Lagoon Management. Application of Monterey County to manage the Carmel River Lagoon to address flooding and habitat issues in Carmel, Monterey County

South Central Coast District

  • University of California, Santa Barbara LRDP Amendment No. 1-11. Request by the University of California, Santa Barbara for a comprehensive update to its Long Range Development Plan.
  • CDP Application 4-12-043 (Broad Beach Geologic Hazard Abatement District). Request for authorization of approximately 4,150-ft. long as-built, temporary rock revetment constructed pursuant to two emergency coastal development permits. In addition, the project includes implementation of a beach nourishment program for a period of 20 years involving deposition of 600,000 cu.yds. of sand on the beach from inland sand quarries during the first year and approximately 450,000 cu.yds. of sand during the tenth year of the program; periodic sand backpassing operations to occur no more than once per year, and dune habitat

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
  • 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

San Diego Coast District

  • Goetz Seawall. Appeal from decision of City of Carlsbad granting a follow-up coastal development permit/emergency permit for the construction of a 97' long and 17-24' high, colored and textured seawall on the public beach fronting two single family homes in Carlsbad adjacent to public accessway