Monterey County Planning Commission



Wednesday, June 25, 2014


Monterey County Government Center – Board of Supervisors Chambers

168 W. Alisal Street

Salinas, CA 93901

9:00 a.m.


Chair:    Luther Hert              Vice-Chair:    Martha Diehl              Secretary:  Mike Novo


                        Paul C. Getzelman                              Cosme Padilla

                        Jay Brown                                           Aurelio Salazar, Jr

                        Amy Roberts                                      Jose Mendez

                        Luther Hert                                         Martha Diehl

                        Don Rochester                                    Keith Vandevere




A.        ROLL CALL






D.        APPROVAL OF MINUTES:  May 14 and May 28, 2014






1.         9:00 AM - Logan Mark B/Anne J - PLN130148

            Project Planner:  Elizabeth Gonzales.  Project Location:  3307 17 Mile Dr Pebble Beach.  Assessor’s Parcel No:  008‑521‑006‑000.  Planning Area:  Del Monte Forest LUP.  Environmental Status:  Categorical Exemption.  Project Description:  CONTINUED FROM MAY 28, 2014.  Combined Development Permit consisting of: 1) a Coastal Development Permit for a Lot Line Adjustment to implement an equal exchange of 540 square feet between a townhome parcel and an open space parcel of the Pebble Beach Town Homes, and 2) a Coastal Administrative Permit and Design Approval for a 637 square foot addition to an existing 3,561 square foot townhouse and an existing 660 square foot deck.  Recommended Action:  Approve Project.



2.         9:00AM - County Of Monterey - Archaeological Resources Standards - REF110065

            Project Planner:  Craig Spencer.  Environmental Status:  Categorical Exemption.  Project Description:  Ordinance to amend Section 21.66.050 (Archaeological Resources Standards) of Title 21 (non-coastal zoning) of the Monterey County Code to establish new policies and procedures for the protection of archaeological resources and amend Title 2 of the Monterey County Code to add Chapter 2.95 to establish a Native Californian Advisory Panel consistent with 2010 General Plan Goals OS‑6 and OS‑8.  Recommended Action:  Recommend Adoption to Board of Supervisors


3.         10:00 AM - County Of Monterey – Right to Farm Ordinance - REF130040

            Project Planner:  Nadia Amador.  Environmental Status:  Statutory Exemption.  Project Description:  CONTINUED FROM MAY 14, 2014.  Right‑to‑Farm ordinance amending Chapter 16.40 (Protection of Agricultural Activities) of the Monterey County Code to increase protection from nuisance claims through strengthening of the "Right‑to‑Farm" ordinance and updating the administrative dispute resolution process.  Recommended Action:  Recommend Adoption to Board of Supervisors



            Carmel Valley Land Use Advisory Committee – Appointment:  Brian C. Rasmussen

            North County Non-Coastal – Reappointment:  Emily Tafoya and D. L. Grier






The Recommended Action indicates the staff recommendation at the time the agenda was prepared.  That recommendation does not limit the Planning Commission’s alternative actions on any matter before it.


BREAKS will be taken approximately at 10:15 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.


DOCUMENT DISTRIBUTION:  Documents relating to agenda items that are distributed to the Planning Commission less than 72 hours prior to the meeting are available for public inspection at the front counter of the Resource Management Agency – Planning and Building Services Departments, Monterey County Government Center , 168 W. Alisal Street, 2nd Floor, Salinas, CA.  Documents distributed by County staff at the meeting of the Planning Commission will be available at the meeting.


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The Planning Commission Clerk must receive all materials for the agenda packet by noon on the Tuesday one week prior to the Wednesday Planning Commission meeting in order for the materials to be included in the agenda packet distributed in advance to the Commission.