PLANNING AND LAND USE MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

EDWARD R. ROYBAL BOARD OF PUBLIC WORKS SESSION ROOM, ROOM 350 - 2:30 PM

200 NORTH SPRING STREET, LOS ANGELES, CA 90012
MEMBERS:   

COUNCILMEMBER JOSE HUIZAR, CHAIR

 

COUNCILMEMBER MARQUEECE HARRIS-DAWSON

 

COUNCILMEMBER GILBERT A. CEDILLO

 

COUNCILMEMBER MITCHELL ENGLANDER

 

COUNCILMEMBER CURREN D. PRICE, JR.

 

(Sharon Dickinson - Legislative Assistant - (213) 978-1074 or email Sharon.Dickinson@lacity.org)

(Zina Cheng - Legislative Assistant - (213) 978-1537 or email Zina.Cheng@lacity.org)

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MULTIPLE AGENDA ITEM COMMENT
GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT
ITEM NO.(1)
07-1175

Director of Planning oral status report relative to ongoing development of City planning policies, work programs, operations, and other items of interest.

 

 

ITEM NO.(2)RELATED TO ITEM NO. 3 (16-1470)
16-1460

Negative Declaration and related California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) findings, report from the City Attorney, and draft Ordinance amending the Los Angeles Municipal Code to establish variations of the R1 Zone and a RG Rear Detached Garage Supplemental Use District that may be applied to regulate garage placement in the RA, RE, RS and R1 Zones.

 

Applicant: City of Los Angeles, Department of City Planning

 

Case No. CPC-2016-2110-CA

 

CEQA No. ENV-2016-2111-ND

 

Fiscal Impact Statement: No

 

Community Impact Statement: Yes

Against:  Bel Air-Beverly Crest Neighborhood Council

 

 

ITEM NO.(3)RELATED TO ITEM NO. 2 (16-1460)
16-1470
CD 4,5,10,11

TIME LIMIT: 3/27/17; LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 3/24/17

Negative Declaration and related California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) findings, reports from the Los Angeles City Planning Commission and the Department of City Planning, and draft ordinances relative to zone changes from R1 to various new R1-Variation Zones, proposed for the Los Angeles Municipal Code via a separate Code Amendment (Council file No. 16-1460), with the new zones representing context sensitive zoning meant to preserve the neighborhood character as follows:

 

  1. from R1-1 to R1R3-RG and R1V3-RG for those parcels lying within the Faircrest Heights and Picfair Village proposed Ordinance Maps;

  2. from R1-1 to R1R3-RG for those parcels lying within the Wilshire Vista, Crestview, South Hollywood, La Brea Hancock and Larchmont Heights proposed Ordinance Maps;

  3. from R1-1 to R1V2 for those parcels lying within the Beverlywood, North Beverlywood, Cheviot Hills, Inner Council District Five and Fairfax proposed Ordinance Maps;

  4. from R1-1 to R1V2 for those parcels lying within the Kentwood proposed Ordinance Maps;

  5. from R1-1 to R1V1 and R1H1 for those parcels lying within the Pacific Palisades proposed Ordinance Maps;

  6. from R1-1 to R1V3 and R1V3-RG for those parcels lying within the Lower Council District Five (Citrus Square and Comstock Hills) proposed Ordinance Maps;

  7. from R1-1 to R1V3 for those parcels lying within the North Beverly Grove proposed Ordinance Maps;

  8. from R1-1 to R1V3 in East Venice and R1V2 in Mar Vista for those parcels lying within the East Venice and Mar Vista proposed Ordinance Maps.

 

 

Applicant:  City of Los Angeles, Department of City Planning

 

Case No. CPC-2016-2112-ZC

 

CEQA No. ENV-2016-2111-ND

 

Fiscal Impact Statement:  No

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO.(4)
16-1445
CD 5

CONTINUED FROM 2/7/17

TIME LIMIT: 3/14/17; LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 3/8/17

Mitigated Negative Declaration, Mitigation Measures, Mitigation Monitoring Program and related California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) findings, report from the West Los Angeles Area Planning Commission, and draft Ordinance relative to a Vesting Zone Change from R1-1 to (T)[Q]R3-1, for the demolition of an existing one-story, single-family home and the construction of four small lot two-story homes that are each 35 feet in height with a third-floor roof deck and stair to provide access, with a total floor area for the four residential units at approximately 7,490 square feet, including eight vehicle parking spaces, two per dwelling unit provided in a below-grade parking level, for the property located at 2957 South Midvale Avenue, subject to Conditions of Approval.

 

Applicant:  Behzad Toubian

 

Representative:  Robert B. Lamishaw, JPL Zoning Services

 

Case No. APCW-2014-2494-VZC

 

CEQA No. ENV-2014-2496-MND

 

Related Case No. AA-2014-2495-PMLA

 

Fiscal Impact Statement:  Yes

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO.(5)
16-1457
CD 3

TIME LIMIT: 3/15/17; LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 3/8/17

Mitigated Negative Declaration, Mitigation Measures, Mitigation Monitoring Program and related California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) findings, report from the South Valley Area Planning Commission, and Ordinances to effect a Zone Change from R1-1 to (T)(Q) R3-1 and Building Line Removal for a 19-foot building line on the north side of Burbank Boulevard established under Ordinance No. 98921, for the new construction of a four-story, 14-unit, multi-family apartment structure at a height of 43-feet, with 20 parking spaces, on an approximate 10,729 square-foot lot with the removal of the existing surface parking lot, for the property located at 18535 West Burbank Boulevard, subject to modified Conditions of Approval.

 

Applicant:  Richard F. Moss, 18535 Burbank, LLC

 

Representative:  Jody Wood, JW Expedite

 

Case No. APCSV-2016-1051-ZC-ZAA-BL

 

CEQA No. ENV-2016-1052-MND

 

Fiscal Impact Statement:  Yes

 

Community Impact Statement:  None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO.(6)
16-1376
CD 3

TIME LIMIT AND LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 3/3/17

Mitigated Negative Declaration, Mitigation Measures, Mitigation Monitoring Program and related California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) findings, Report from the Los Angeles City Planning Commission (LACPC), and draft Ordinance effecting a Vesting Zone Change from [Q]C2-1L-CDO and [Q]P-1L-CDO to (T)(Q)RAS4-1L-CDO, for the demolition of a two-story, 13,070 square-foot commercial building and surface parking lot and the construction, use and maintenance of a new four-story, mixed-use development consisting of two buildings with a maximum height of 47 feet, totaling 121,969 square-foot development, consisting of 115 dwelling units and 10,485 square feet of commercial floor area providing 228 automobile parking spaces within one at-grade and two subterranean parking levels, for the properties located at 18252, 18254, 18256, 18260 West Sherman Way and 7120, 7124, and 7128 North Etiwanda Avenue, subject to Conditions of Approval.

 

Applicant: Reseda Citi, LLC c/o Parklane Investments

 

Representative: King Woods, Woods Diaz Group, LLC

 

Case No. CPC-2016-1027-VZC-ZAA-SPR-CDO

 

CEQA No. ENV-2016-1028-MND

 

Fiscal Impact Statement: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

 

 

ITEM NO.(7)
17-0091
CD 4

TIME LIMIT AND LAST DAY FOR COUNCIL ACTION: 2/21/17

Categorical Exemption from environmental review pursuant to Article III, Section I, Class Five, Category 34 of the City of Los Angeles California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines, and other related CEQA findings, report from the Central Los Angeles Area Planning Commission (CLAAPC), and appeals filed by Yoon Hee (Charles) Yeh, Aceplus, Incorporated (Representative: Donna Bullock) and Peter Park, Christian Total Ethos of California, from the determination of the Zoning Administrator in approving a Conditional Use Permit to allow the sale and dispensing of a full line of alcoholic beverages for on-site consumption in conjunction with a proposed restaurant, in the C2-1 / R4-2 Zone (pursuant to Los Angeles Municipal Code Section 12.24-W,1), and a Conditional Use Permit to allow the hours of operation 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m., daily, in lieu of 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. as restricted by Commercial Corner Regulations (pursuant to Los Angeles Municipal Code Section 12.24-W,27), for the property located at 4001 West 6th Street. (On January 31, 2017, Council adopted a Motion [Ryu - Wesson] pursuant to Charter Section 245, asserting jurisdiction over the November 29, 2016 action of the CLAAPC on the Conditional Use Permit and appeals [Letter of Determination dated January 18, 2017]).

 

Applicant:  Yoon Hee (Charles) Yeh, Aceplus, Incorporated

 

Representative:  Donna Bullock

 

Case No. ZA-2016-932-CUB-1A

 

CEQA No. ENV-2016-933-CE

 

Fiscal Impact Statement: Yes

 

Community Impact Statement: None submitted.

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