ACTION SUMMARY

COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

COUNTY OF SACRAMENTO

700 H STREET, SUITE 1450

SACRAMENTO, CA 95814

 

MONDAY                                   August 27, 2018                                    5:30 PM

COMMISSIONERS:  ALAN HOM, CARA MARTINSON, PETER TATEISHI,

JAMES SHELBY (CHAIR), CHRISTINA POLLEY

(All Commissioners were present)

 

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SUMMARY OF RULES OF PROCEDURE

 

AGENDA: The Chairperson may reschedule items on the agenda.  Order of the agenda will be: non-contested matters, contested matters, then staff presentations.

CONDUCT OF HEARINGS: The sequence for a contested matter is: (1) staff report and environmental document discussion; (2) testimony of proponent(s); (3) public testimony; (4) rebuttal by applicant; (5) close of public hearing; (6) Commission discussion and vote.

LIMITED TIME FOR DISCUSSION: A principal proponent will be allowed a 5-minute statement.  Other proponents and opponents are allowed 3-minute statements except that a spokesperson for any group may be allowed 5 minutes.  The principal proponent shall have a 3-minute rebuttal.

VOTING: Any action or recommendation of the Commission requires a majority (3 votes) of the Commission to concur therein.  Any motion for approval or disapproval of a matter which results in a tie vote shall be forwarded to the Board of Supervisors with no recommendation.

ADDRESSING THE COMMISSION: Any person addressing the Commission shall, when recognized by the Chairperson, step to the rostrum and give their name and address.  Statements which lack factual support and repeated or cumulative testimony should be avoided.  Groups of people with similar viewpoints are urged to appoint a spokesperson to represent their views.

EXHIBITS OR DOCUMENTS: Documentary evidence submitted to the Commission becomes the property of the Commission.

CONTINUANCES: The Commission may continue any matter at its discretion.

 

Matters under the jurisdiction of the Commission and not on the posted agenda, may be addressed by the general public following completion of the regular agenda and any off agenda matters before the Commission for consideration.  The Commission limits testimony on matters not on the agenda to three minutes per person and not more than fifteen minutes for a particular subject.

 

COMPLETE RULES OF PROCEDURE

ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE COMMISSION SECRETARY.

 

Meeting facilities are accessible to persons with disabilities.  Requests for interpreting services, assistive listening devices or other considerations should be through the Clerk of the Board's office by calling (916) 874-5411 (voice) and CA Relay Services 711 (for the hearing impaired), no later than five working days prior to the meeting.

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

 

 

 

NON-CONTESTED

 

 

1.

COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHTS PRESENTATION - (Hartman)

 

5:34 PM  Board Action: Presentation was made. No Board action.

 

 

2.

PLNP2018-00207 - (Countywide/Brandt)

ZONING CODE AMENDMENT

 

Applicant: County of Sacramento - Countywide

 

PROJECT NAME:

Zoning Code Amendment

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DOC.:

Exempt

 

REQUEST:

Planning and Environmental Review (PER) staff recommends amendments to Chapters One and Six to provide an alternative method to establish Legal Nonconforming status for certain uses.

 

6:04 PM Board Action: Christina Polley/ Peter Tateishi - Adopted Resolution No. 2018-COPC-0008 to initiate amendments to address nonconforming uses. Requested staff evaluate a refund of the fees paid for prior nonconforming status applicants and consider no fees for the Zoning Verification letter and return to the Planning Commission for review and Board recommendation.

AYES: Alan Hom, Cara Martinson, Peter Tateishi, James Shelby, Christina Polley

NOES: (None)

ABSTAIN: (None)

ABSENT: (None)

RECUSAL: (None)

(PER POLITICAL REFORM ACT (§ 18702.5.))

 

 

3.

PLNP2017-00364 - (North Highlands/Seoni)

USE PERMIT

 

ETHAN CONRAD - Applicant: Verizon Wireless c/o Epic Wireless Group, LLC - located at 7477 Watt Avenue, southwest of the intersection of Watt Avenue and Antelope Road in the North Highlands Community.

 

ASSESSOR'S PARCEL NOS.:

208-0122-050

 

PROJECT NAME:

Lockload Wireless Facility Use Permit

 

 

CPAC RECOMMENDATION:

The North Highlands Community Planning Advisory Council met on May 22, 2018 and recommended approval (4 Yes – 0 No, 1 absence) of the proposed project.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DOC.:

Negative Declaration

 

REQUEST:

A Use Permit to allow a new 55-foot broadleaf monotree with six antennas, a generator, and associated equipment within a 1,033 square-foot lease area on approximately 5.2 acres in the North Watt Corridor Plan Special Planning Area.

 

6:16 PM  Board Action: Peter Tateishi/ Cara Martinson - Determined that the environmental analysis is adequate and complete and adopted the Negative Declaration. Approved the Use Permit and Design Review, subject to the findings and conditions listed in Attachment 2.

 

AYES: Alan Hom, Cara Martinson, Peter Tateishi, James Shelby, Christina Polley

NOES: (None)

ABSTAIN: (None)

ABSENT: (None)

RECUSAL: (None)

(PER POLITICAL REFORM ACT (§ 18702.5.))

 

 

4.

PLNP2018-00075 - (Natomas/Holsworth)

ORDINANCE

 

Applicant: Metro Air Park, LLC - located within the Metro Air Park Area in the Natomas Community.

 

ASSESSOR'S PARCEL NOS.:

Various

 

PROJECT NAME:

Metro Air Park SPA Amendment – Phase I

 

CPAC RECOMMENDATION:

The Natomas Community Planning Advisory Council met on June 14, 2018 and recommended approval (4 Yes – 0 No, 3 absences, 1 abstention) of the proposed ordinance. 

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DOC.:

Addendum To Prior Negative Declaration

 

REQUEST:

An Ordinance covering the 1,892 acre Metro Air Park Special Planning Area (SPA) to amend:

    a.  Section 5.10.P.1 of the Sacramento County Zoning Code to remove “Metro Air Park” from the gateway sign development standards; and,

    b.  Title V, Chapter 5, Article 3, known as the Metro Air Park SPA and Metro Air Park Landscape and Design Guidelines and Master Sign Program (Design Guidelines).

 

 

6:30 PM  Board Action: Cara Martinson/ Christina Polley - The Planning Commission recommended the Board of Supervisors approve the following: Recognize the Environmental Coordinator Addendum and determine the Negative Declaration is adequate and appropriate. Approve the Ordinance amending the Sacramento Zoning Code, Metro Airpark Special Planning Area, Metro Air Park Landscape and Design Guidelines, adding a Master Sign Program, subject to the findings and conditions and amended standards listed in the Special Planning Area document and as further amended.

 

AYES: Alan Hom, Cara Martinson, Peter Tateishi, James Shelby, Christina Polley

NOES: (None)

ABSTAIN: (None)

ABSENT: (None)

RECUSAL: (None)

(PER POLITICAL REFORM ACT (§ 18702.5.))

 

 

CONTESTED

 

 

5.

PLNP2016-00024 - (Rio Linda-Elverta/Mueller)

USE PERMIT, SPECIAL DEVELOPMENT PERMIT, AND DESIGN REVIEW

 

KEVIN HOLTZMEISTER - Applicant: Barth Daly LLP - located at 601 W. Delano Street immediately adjacent to the intersection with El Rio Avenue in the Rio Linda-Elverta Community.

 

ASSESSOR'S PARCEL NOS.:

202-0090-037 & 040

 

PROJECT NAME:

ABC Concrete Use Permit

 

CPAC RECOMMENDATION:

The Rio Linda-Elverta Community Planning Advisory Council (CPAC) met on May 25, 2016, September 26, 2016, and January 25, 2017 and ultimately recommended approval (3 Yes – 0 No, 2 absences) of the proposed project.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL DOC.:

Exempt

 

REQUEST:

•  A Use Permit for a “Concrete Batch Plant” for ABC Concrete on portions of 29.68 acres in the Interim-Agricultural Reserve (IR) zoning district.

•  A Special Development Permit to deviate from the Zoning Code development standards for screening, and landscaping.

•  A Design Review to comply with the Countywide Design Guidelines.

 

 

 

 

7:32 PM  Board Action: Christina Polley/ Peter Tateishi - Recognized the exempt status of the request. Approved the Use Permit, Special Development Permit and Design Review, subject to the findings and conditions listed in Attachment 2 and as further amended.

 

AYES: Alan Hom, Cara Martinson, Peter Tateishi, James Shelby, Christina Polley

NOES: (None)

ABSTAIN: (None)

ABSENT: (None)

RECUSAL: (None)

(PER POLITICAL REFORM ACT (§ 18702.5.))

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS

 

 

6.

Planning Director's Report

 

7:33 PM  Board Action: No report was made.

 

 

7.

Miscellaneous Scheduling Matters

 

7:33 PM  Board Action: Principal Planner Chris Pahule reported to expect full agendas for the next few meetings.

 

 

8.

Public Comment

 

7:35 PM  Board Action: No public comments were made.

 

 

Adjourned at 7:36 p.m.

 

Respectfully Submitted,

 

 

 

ALMA MUÑOZ, Secretary

County Planning Commission