Planning and Land Use Committee on Jul 17, 2018

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa
www.ncwpdr.org


Committee: 
Planning and Land Use Committee

Chairperson: 
Patricia Lyon

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:30pm

Meeting Place: 
Westchester Municipal Building Community Room / 7166 W Manchester Avenue, Westchester, CA 90045

Discussion/Action (Motion): 
  1. Welcome and Introduction

  2. Minutes Review and Approval - 31 March 2018 Meeting Minutes Draft

  3. Action / 8415 S. Pershing Drive (Hacienda Playa) Liquor License 

    Background - Second presentation to PLUC. Applicant is requesting the sale and dispensing of a full line of alcoholic beverages for on-site consumption in conjuction with an existing 2691.25 square-foot restaurant with 90 interior seats, providing limited live entertainment such as live music/mariachi (indoor/covered patio), karaoke and 1 video game machine (indoor), a 679.25 square-foot covered patio with 60 seats, and a 301 square-foot patio in the public right-of-way with 18 seats providing background music. Amplified music, live music or entertainment on premises shall cease at 10:00pm daily and recorded music on patio facing Pershing Drive shall cease at 10:00pm daily. Proposed hours of operation from 7:00am to 12:00 am, Sunday to Thursday and 7:00am to 1:00am, Friday and Saturday in the C2-1VL zone.

    Presenter(s): Maria Impala Rodriguez, Kam Fung Lau - Land Use Consultants for property owners
    Related Documents regarding 8415 S. Pershing Drive, 90293

    1. DCPA
    2. Revised Site Plan
    3. Revised Floor Plan
    4. Public Outreach Map
    5. Findings
    6. Occupancy Load
    7. Parking Policy
    8. Public Meeting Notice

    Public Comment
    Committee Discussion
    Possible Committee Action: Motion to Support/Deny/Modify

  4. Discussion / Legislative Update re Accessory Dwelling Unit Ordinance

    Background: First discussion at PLUC. Presentation of detail regarding Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU) development in R1 zone. 

    Presenter(s): Len Nguyen, CD 11 Planning Deputy 
    Related Documents: 

    1. ADU Frequently-Asked-Questions
    2. ADU Guidebook
    3. ADU Memo 2018 (Guidance re State Laws on ADUs for Building & Safety Inspectors and City Planners) 
    4. ADU Recommendation Report (2018-07-12; the most recent City Planning staff report)
    5. ADU Draft Ordinance (2018-07-12; latest draft ordinance presented to City Planning Commission)

    Public Comment
    Committee Discussion
    Possible Committee Action: Motion to Support/Deny/Modify

  5. Discussion / PLUC Forum Community Events Proposal

    Background - First discussion at PLUC. Proposal to initiate 2x annually community "forum" events where PLUC presents key land use issues, to both educate and engage the public on topics of concern. First issue: Accessory Dwelling Unit permitting, development

    Presenter(s): Patricia Lyon - Committee Chair 
    Related Documents: None
    Public Comment
    Committee Discussion
    Possible Committee Action: Motion to Support/Deny/Modify

  6. Discussion / Project Updates

    Background - First discussion at PLUC. General review, discussion re process and outcomes. 

    Presenter(s): Patricia Lyon - Committee Chair 
    Related Documents: None
    Public Comment
    Committee Discussion
    Possible Committee Action: Motion to Support/Deny/Modify

  7. Announcements

    1. Ethics Training - updated completed by 7/20. 
    2. Next PLUC Meeting; August 21, 2018
    3. September PLUC Meeting: September 18, 2108; discussion re conflict with Yom Kippur.
  8. Meeting Adjourned


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