California Coastal Commission Meeting Thursday May 14 2020

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The California Coastal Commission May 2020 Meeting is Virtual During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
California Coastal Commission Meeting on Thursday May 14 2020.
The Public is Encouraged to attend.

California Coastal Commission Thursday May 14 2020 Agenda Includes

Thursday May 14 2020 Agenda Features San Diego/Los Angeles/Santa Barbara

San Diego Deputy Directors Report

California Coastal Commission Public Hearings

City of Encinitas to amend its municipal code (certified IP) to modify the requirements and development standards for bicycle and pedestrian connectivity citywide

City of Encinitas to amend its Downtown Encinitas Specific Plan (part of the certified IP) to modify the planting palette and recommendations, design requirements, guidelines and language for street trees

City of Del Mar to amend the certified Land Use Plan and Implementation Plan to include updates related to local Sea Level Rise Planning efforts.

UC Santa Barbara for the demolition and removal of two, 700 gross sq.ft., single-story, converted storage containers (Buildings 319 and 325) with steel frames, metal sidings, multi-ply roofs, raised foundations, and associated wood decking and restoration of the site through native coastal sage scrub planting and the development of a seating area, located on Main Campus at University of California Santa Barbara.

UC Santa Barbara for the degassing and desludging of two decommissioned, 120-ft. diameter crude oil tanks with internal floating pan roofs and external geodesic dome roofs, located on North Campus at University of California Santa Barbara.

Ventura County Harbor Department’s request for an LCP amendment override of the Coastal LUP and Coastal Zoning Ordinance of the certified City of Oxnard LCP to increase allowable density and height throughout the Harbor, and modify allowable uses and development standards specifically within the Fisherman’s Wharf site.

Los Angeles County’s request to amend the Santa Monica Mountains LCP with regard to development standards for resource-dependent uses in H1 and H2 habitat (ESHA).

City of San Buenaventura that are subject to the Commission’s permit and appeal jurisdiction after transfer of permit authority pursuant to certification of the LCP.

UC Santa Barbara for the redevelopment of the Intercollegiate Athletics tennis courts and the construction of new bleachers, scoreboard, and 1,860 sq.ft., one-story, 12-ft. high Tennis Center building, located on Main Campus at the University of California Santa Barbara.

City of Redondo Beach to amend the Implementation Plan (IP) portion of the certified LCP by making changes to Chapter 5 Section 10-5.1900  Landscaping Regulations, Redondo Beach, Los Angeles County.

California Coastal Commission Virtual Hearing Procedures Are Online

Meetings thru Zoom Conference and Telephone

Community Engagement

Applicants and the public will be able to listen to and watch the meeting and comment by Zoom conference or by telephone.

Provide Comments via Zoom Conference or Phone

Provide a real-time comment via computer/tablet/phone

Listen and/or provide an audio comment by cell phone or land line

If you don’t have internet access, or you prefer to participate by phone, or you just want to listen to the meeting via your cell phone or a land line, call Commission staff at this number:
(415) 904-5202.

Email to

In the body of the email, please provide:
Your name
Your email address
Who you represent (i.e., self, another person, an organization)
The number and name of the agenda item you wish to speak on
(e.g., Item W14b, Smith)
Whether you are speaking for or against the proposed item
Whether you intend to provide a PowerPoint or video
Commission staff will send a return email to you with a link to join the Zoom meeting.

It is strongly encouraged anyone wishing to listen or speak by phone to call to request to speak by 5:00pm the day before the hearing item to assist with meeting management and limit the potential for human error.

California Coastal Commission Live Stream at Cal Span

Your voice can be heard at the California Coastal Commission Meeting.

If you have any concerns about California Beach issues you may address the Commission.

California Coastal Commission May 2020 Agenda is Online

You can read the items now and submit online public comments to

California Coastal Commission Mission

The mission of the California Coastal Commission is to protect, conserve, restore, and enhance environmental and human-based resources of the California coast and ocean for environmentally sustainable and prudent use by current and future generations.

The Commission holds monthly public meetings of three to five days in length in different locations throughout the state.
The Commission meetings provide an opportunity for the Coastal Commissioners to take public testimony and to make permit, planning, and other policy decisions.
Prior to each meeting, Commission staff collects and analyzes information pertinent to meeting agenda items and prepares written staff reports with recommendations for Commission action.
These staff reports are available for public review, by contacting the appropriate Commission office. Some
elected staff reports are also available electronically by means of a link from the Commission’s
Meeting Notice.

For more information please visit California Coastal Commission.

You can watch the California Coastal Commission Meetings at California Coastal Commission Meeting Live Stream

* Any announcements regarding Commission actions will be made in public after the conclusion of the closed session.

Any announcements will also be posted on the Commission’s online agenda.

California Coastal Commission Scheduled Meetings

Wednesday June 10 2020 thru Friday June 12 2020: Rohnert Park
Graton Resort & Casino is located at 630 Park Court

Wednesday July 8 2020 thru Friday July 10 2020: San Diego
Best Western Plus Island Palms Hotel & Marina is located at 2051 Shelter Island Drive

Wednesday August 12 2020 thru Friday August 14 2020: South Central California Location TBD

Wednesday September 9 2020 thru Friday September 11 2020: San Luis Obispo
Location TBD

Wednesday October 7 2020 thru Friday October 9 2020: California Northern Coast TBD

Wednesday November 4 2020 thru Friday November 6 2020: San Diego
Location TBD

Wednesday December 9 2020 thru Friday December 11 2020: California North Central District
Location TBD

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