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VNNC Planning and Land Use Committee Meeting – August 16 @ 6:30 pm – Van Nuys Police Station

Van Nuys Community Clean up

Joint Board and VNNC Planning and Land Use Committee
Meeting Agenda

August 16, 2017 (Wednesday 6:30- 9:30 pm)

Van Nuys Community Police Station

6240 Sylmar Ave. Conference room

Van Nuys, CA 91401

I. WELCOMING REMARKS: (10 minutes)
a. Call to order
b. Pledge of allegiance
c. Committee roll call

II. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS:

III. PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)
a. None
IV. ADMINISTRATIVE ITEMS: (5 minutes)
a. Review and adoption of minutes

V. MOTIONS & RESOLUTIONS: (2.5 hours)

A. Discussion and Possible Action. 7002-7004 Van Nuys Blvd. Mixed Use Development, Vesting Zoning Change. Requesting to allow a zoning change from [T][Q] C2-1L to RAS4-1L to permit new construction for a 170-unit mixed used development. Case no#: CPC-2017-0737. (Zachary Andrews/ three6ixty.) Supporting Docs: 7004 Van Nuys EAF7004 Van Nuys Final Plans 7004 Van Nuys Findings_vF 7004 Van Nuys MLU 7004 Van Nuys SPR

B. Discussion and Possible Action. 15130 Vanowen Street, Conversion and legalization of 3 units for habitable use. Requesting to allow the conversion and legalization of an existing (e) recreation room into one unit, (e) manager’s office room into one unit and (e) storage room into one unit. Case no#: ZA-2017-587-ZV. (Joseph Pazcoguin/ Plan and Permit Inc.) Supporting Docs.: Arch Drawings16062017 Justification Letter16062017 MLU16062017 Photoboard16062017 Vin Map16062017

C. (Correction) Discussion and Possible Action. 6001 Van Nuys Blvd, Auto Dealership, Conditional Use Permit. Seeks to demolish approximately 48,530 sq. ft. of an existing building complex and associated improvements for the construction, use, and maintenance of an auto dealership. Case no#: ZA-2017-2278CU-WDI (Brad Rosenheim/ Brad Rosenheim and Associates Inc.) Supporting Docs.: Attachment A – Background Info – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 Final  Attachment B – Entitlement Requests – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 FinalAttachment C – CUP Findings – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 Final Attachment D – WDI Findings – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 Final DCP Application – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 FinalEAF – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 Final Photo Exhibit – Keyes Honda VN – 6-8-2017 Plans – Keyes Honda VN – 6-1-2017 Radius Map – Keyes Honda VN – 1-11-2017 Vicinity Map – Keyes Honda VN – 1-11-2017 ZIMAS Report – Keyes Honda VN – 6-6-2017

D. Discussion and Possible Action. 6367 Van Nuys Blvd, Tenant Improvement/ CDO Design Review, Requesting to allow a new design of the front facade of an existing retail unit under the Community Design District Overlay Zone (CDO) for Van Nuys Blvd. Case no#: DIR-2017-3075-CDO. (Rueben E, Jacobs) Supporting Docs.: COLOR-A-Van Nuys-A3.0-Facade Info-Site Photos

E. Update, Discussion and Possible Action. 6705-6719 Sepulveda Blvd., Small Lot Sub-division, To allow the subject property to build 32 small lot sub-division homes. Case no#: not available at this time (Armin Gharai/ GA Engineering.)

F. Update, Discussion and Possible Action. Proposed bus service routes of DASH. The discussion will be on the proposed routes of LADOT DASH service within the Van Nuys jurisdiction which includes a presentation from LADOT, questions and answers, recommendation to the board and vote for the next General Meeting. (PLUM Committee Board member Jerry Martin and Jason Ackerman). Supporting Docs: Proposed DASH route

VI. ANNOUNCEMENTS (5 minutes)

VII. ADJOURNMENT

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VNNC Special Joint Board, Budget and Finance Committee Meeting – 6:00 to 7:00 pm

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council

www.VNNC.org

Special Join Board and Budget and Finance Meeting Agenda August 9, 2017
6:00PM to 7:00PM

Marvin Braude Constituent Service Center 6262 Van Nuys Blvd

Van Nuys, CA 91401

1. Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America and Roll Call
2. Reports from Public Officials/Departments/Community Agencies (10 minutes)
3. General Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items within the Board’s Jurisdiction (up to two minutes per speaker)
4. New Item: Operations Blanket of Love They are requesting discretionary funds for their humane Education Learning Program (HELP). Eileen and her certified therapy dog Ginger teaches: nursey to high school-aged youth. (5 minutes) Amount TBD
5. Public Comment
6. New Item: Committee Questionnaire approval. (5 minutes)
7. Public Comment.
8. Board Comments on Non-Agenda Items (10 minute)
9. Adjournment

Budget and Finance Committee Agenda August 9, 2017

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council General Board Meeting Agenda Wednesday, August 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council

www.VNNC.org  

General Board Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Marvin Braude Constituent Service Center

6262 Van Nuys Blvd., Van Nuys, CA 91401

1.   Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America and Roll Call

2.   Reports from Public Officials/Departments/Community Agencies (5 minutes)

3.   General Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items within the Board’s Jurisdiction (up to two              minutes per speaker)

4.   Executive Officers Report

a.  President’s Report (2 minutes)

b.  Vice President’s Report (2 minutes)

c.  Secretary’s Report – Approval of the minutes from July 12, 2017 VNNC Board Meeting (5        minutes)

d.  Treasurer’s Report – Approval of July Monthly Expenditure Report (5 minutes)

5.   Consent Calendar (5 minutes)

a.  Approve and issue a letter of support for 14306 Oxnard Street – So Cal Collision Center        re: Conditional Use Permit to allow continued maintenance and operation of                          automotive repair with spray paint booth. Case number # ZA-2016-3146 (Antonio                  Peurtas/SoCal Collision Center). Approved by VNNC PLUM Committee June 21, 2017.       Draft letter of support: PLUM 14306 Oxnard St. VN 91401 – LOS

6.   Committee Reports

a.  Outreach (Maria Skelton, Chair)

i.  Committee Update (2 minutes)

ii.  Recognition of Volunteers – Summer Night Lights (5 minutes)

iii.  Discussion and possible action to approve Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Outreach                       Plan/Survey http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/ (20 minutes)

b.  Budget & Finance (Veronica Marin, Chair)

i.    Committee Update (2 minutes)

ii.    Discussion and possible action to approve Fiscal year 2017-2018 Strategic Plan                http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/ (20 minutes)

iii.   Discussion and possible action to approve Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Budget                          http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/ (20 minutes)

7.   Report from Department of Neighborhood Empowerment

a.  Progress report and continued discussion with possible action of VNNC Work Plan. (5            minutes)

b.  Discussion and possible action to approve Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Self Assessment                  http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/  (20 minutes)

c.  Discussion and possible action re: VNNC Committees – creation, duties, authorization            and membership. (15 minutes)

d.  Discussion and possible action to authorize VNNC Boardmember(s) as Community                Impact Statement Filers (5 minutes)

e.  Discussion and possible action re: records retention policy (10 minutes)

8.   Discussion and possible action to reimburse Richard Hopp for VNNC P.O. Box renewal. Not         to exceed $200 (5 minutes)

9.   Board Comments on Non-Agenda Items (10 minutes)

10. Adjournment

Agenda Link: VNNC 08-09-2017

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council Special Meeting Agenda Wednesday, July 12, 2017 @ 7:30 pm

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council
www.VNNC.org
Special Meeting Agenda
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
7:30 pm
Marvin Braude Constituent Service Center
6262 Van Nuys Blvd.
Van Nuys, CA 91401

1. Call to Order

2. General Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items within the Board’s Jurisdiction (up to two minutes per speaker)

3. Consent Calendar a. Approve and issue a letter of support for: 14558 Erwin St. Van Nuys, CA 91411; Conditional Use Permit: 27-Unit Apartment Building with 24 market rate with 3 lower income rate units. With on menu incentive for 35% increase in the FAR (Jacques Mashihi Architect/West Pacifica Design-Construction, Inc.) Case No. DIR 2017-0094-DB-CDO

4. Discussion and possible action to support Immigration Workshop & Summit in August with Mayor, Congressman, State Senator and Assemblymember.

5. Adjournment

Link:  Special Meeting Agenda

 

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council General Board Meeting Agenda Wednesday, July 12, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council

www.VNNC.org

General Board Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Marvin Braude Constituent Service Center

6262 Van Nuys Blvd.,

Van Nuys, CA 91401

 

  1. Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America and Roll Call

 

  1. Reports from Public Officials/Departments/Community Agencies (5 minutes)

 

  1. General Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items within the Board’s Jurisdiction (up to two minutes per speaker)

 

  1. Presentation on Homelessness by Alisa Orduna, Mayor’s Homeless Policy Director (15 minutes)

 

  1. Consent Calendar (5 minutes)

a. Discussion and possible action to approve funding for Plant/Seed Giveaway to promote healthy eating in the community. Not to exceed $350

b. Discussion and possible action to approve the purchase for the three newly elected members three sets of business cards for each one of them. Not to exceed $200.00

c. Discussion and possible action to approve the purchase for the three newly elected members, three magnetic logo pins with the VNNC Logo on it. Not to exceed $200.00

d, Discussion and possible action to approve the purchase for the three newly elected members, three desk name plates with the VNNC Logo on it. Not to exceed $300.00

e. Discussion and possible action to approve the purchase of ten VNNC emails from GoDaddy, by GoDaddy regulations. Three of these emails will be used by our newly elected councilmembers and the       rest of them will be storage for future use. Not to exceed $500.00

 

  1. Report from Department of Neighborhood Empowerment – Progress report and continued discussion with possible action of VNNC Work Plan. (15 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to appoint interim Treasurer for VNNC. (5 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to designate card holders for VNNC. (5 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action re: VNNC Committees – creation, duties, authorization and membership. (20 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to approve minutes from Jun 14, 2017 VNNC Board Meeting (5 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to approve MER from June 2017 (5 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action regarding VNNC FY 17-18 Strategic Plan (15 minutes) http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/

 

  1. Discussion and possible action regarding VNNC FY 17-18 Budget (15 minutes) http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/

 

  1. Discussion and possible action regarding VNNC FY 17-18 Outreach Survey (15 minutes) http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/

 

  1. Discussion and possible action regarding VNNC FY 16-17 Self Assessment (15 minutes) http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to reimburse Richard Hopp for VNNC P.O. Box renewal. Not to exceed $200. (5 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to approve the purchase of our VNNC storage unit for six months in advance. The VNNC Storage bin bill is due at the end of July. Not to exceed $1,000 (5 minutes)

 

  1. Discussion and possible action to secure location and costs associated with retreat for VNNC Board. Not to exceed $500 (5 minutes)

 

  1. Update from Outreach Committee (10 minutes)

 

  1. Board Comments on Non-Agenda Items (10 minute)

 

  1. Adjournment7.12.17 Agenda

VNNC Special Joint Board, and Budget & Finance Meeting – June 30 (Friday) @ 6:00 pm

Van Nuys Neighborhood Council

www.VNNC.org

Special Joint Board and Budget and Finance Meeting Agenda Friday June 30, 2017
6:00PM to 8:30PM

LAPD Community Police Station Community Room

6240 Sylmar Avenue Van Nuys, CA 91401

  1. Call to Order, Pledge of Allegiance to the United States of America and Roll Call
  2. Reports from Public Officials/Departments/Community Agencies (10 minutes)
  3. General Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items within the Board’s Jurisdiction (up to two minutes per speaker)
  4. Discussion and possible action regarding VNNC FY 17-18 Strategic Plan

    http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/

  5. Discussion and possible action regarding VNNC FY 17-18 Budget Package

    http://empowerla.org/nc-budget-package/

  6. To approve the purchase for the three newly elected members three sets of busines cards for each one of them. Our vendor of preference is VIP Printing. NTE $200.00 (operations budget)
  7. To approve the purchase for the three newly elected members, three magnetic logo pins with the VNNC Logo on it. NTE $200.00 (operations budget)
  8. To approve the purchase for the three newly elected members, three desk name plates with the VNNC Logo on it. NTE $300.00 (operations budget)
  9. To approve the purchase of ten VNNC emails from GoDaddy, by GoDaddy regulations. Three of these emails will be used by our newly elected councilmembers and the rest of them will be storage for future use. NTE $500.00 (operations budget)
  10. To approve the purchase of our VNNC storage unit for six months in advance. Our VNNC Store bin bill is due at the end of July 31st. If not paid by that time, our unit contents will be sold at auction.
  11. To review, analyze and reinstate Howard Benjamin as our Credit Card Holder for our Budget and Finance Committee 2017-2018 period. As of now, Howard Benjamin has been our credit card holder but was destitute by Mrs. Semee Park. We, as Budget and Finance Committee were not aware of this destitution and would are asking Mrs. Semee Park for any documentation of any wrong doing from Howard Benjamin that give grounds to his dismissal.
  1. To evaluate, support and recommend an outreach campaign by our VNNC for the 311LA app for the benefit of our Van Nuys Community to ease the increase of illegal dumping in our Van Nuys Streets. If approved the recommendation will be sent to our outreach committee for further evaluation.
  2. Board Comments on Non-Agenda Items (10 minute)
  3. Adjournment

6.30.17 B&F Agenda