MCC to consider Vallemar Bluff development & presentation on coastal armoring, Weds, Dec 9, 7pm

Granada Community Services District, 504 Avenue Alhambra, 3rd Floor, El Granada

Call to Order (7:00)

  1. Board of Supervisors’ Report and Reports from other Government Officials

  2. Public Comment & Announcements (Members of the public may speak up to 3 minutes on any topic not on the agenda. Please fill out a speaker slip. The Council may not discuss or take action on items not on the agenda.)

  3. Consent Agenda (Items generally approved as a group without discussion, unless requested to be moved to Regular Agenda for discussion)
    a. Approve Minutes for November 18, 2015

  4. Regular Agenda – The Council may take action on the following items:
    a. (7:10) Council Annual Reorganization – As required by the Bylaws, the Council will elect new officers
    Desired outcome: Council will elect new officers. The new Chair will then preside.

b. (7:15) Pre-Application Workshop (PLN2015-00380; Vallemar Bluffs) – (Holbrook). A public workshop to allow for public comment on a proposal to construct 6 single family residences on a 2.48-acre property, zoned Resource Management-Coastal Zone/Design Review.

Desired outcome: Community will provide feedback on the proposal.

c. (8:45) Historical Overview of Coastal Armoring to Protect Development in the Midcoast – (Ketcham). Slide presentation on existing coastal armoring and current CCC policies prohibiting future armoring of new development.

Desired outcome: Informational only.

d. (9:00) Consideration of MCC comments on the proposed development of 6 houses on Vallemar Bluff (PLN2015-00380) – (Ketcham). Desired outcome: Approve initial Council comments on the development proposal, considering past (19972001) and current Council and community input.

e. (9:15) MCC support for County grant application (due Dec 18) for $517,000 for design through construction of pedestrian crossing at lighthouse/16th St. – (Calderón). The County recently learned that the crossing with flashing beacon at this location could not be included in the current Congestion & Safety Improvement Project.

Desired outcome: Authorize MCC Chair to write and submit a letter of support for the grant application.

  1. Council Activity – Correspondence received & meetings attended.

  2. Future Agendas
    Dec 23 – Canceled due to holidays
    Jan 13 – Parallel Trail crossings, Sister Cities

Adjournment (9:30)

NOTE: The Council reserves the right to re-order the agenda. All indicated start times are estimates. Agenda item supporting documents are available 72 hours in advance of meetings at
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