Category Archives: VNNC Planning and Land Use Management (PLUM) Committee

Joint Board and VNNC Planning and Land Use Committee Meeting – October 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

  • Joint Board and VNNC Planning and Land Use Committee

    Meeting Agenda

    October 18, 2017 (Wednesday 6:30- 9:30 pm)

    Van Nuys Community Police Station

    6240 Sylmar Ave. Conference room

    Van Nuys, CA

 

  1. WELCOMING REMARKS: (10 minutes)Call to orderPledge of allegianceCommittee roll call
  2. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS:
  3. PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)Sarah Blanch of Institute of PublicStrategies
  4. ADMINISTRATIVE ITEMS: (5 minutes) Review and adoption of minutes
  5. MOTIONS & RESOLUTIONS: (2.5 hours)
    1. Discussion and Possible Action. The Van Nuys Planning and Land Committee will consider to elect Ms. Lauren Hooten to be a committee member to the Planning and Land Use Committee. 
    2. Discussion and Possible Action. 15630 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 Documents: Arch Drawings16062017 Photoboard16062017 Vin Map16062017
    3. Discussion and Possible Action. 7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd., Cali Viejo Restaurant, Conditional Use Beverage for the sale of Alcohol. Change of use and hours of operation. Requesting to extend the hours of operation and allow live entertainment with dancing in conjunction with an existing restaurant beer and wine on-site consumption with 144 seats in a 3057 SF building. Case no#: ZA-2017-3318- CUB (Alicia Mendosa/ Avanty Services) Supporting documents: Photo_Board-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd MLU-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd arch_drawings-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd Pre-application-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd
    4. Discussion and Possible Action. 14019 Vanowen Street, 8 unit Apartment. Case no#. not available (Athena Novak/ AHN Associates, LLC) Supporting Documents: Vanowen 8 Unit MLU
  6. ANNOUNCEMENTS (5 minutes)
  7. ADJOURNMENT

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VNNC Joint Board and Planning and Land Use Committee Meeting – September 20, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

Joint Board and VNNC Planning and Land Use Committee

Meeting Agenda

September 20, 2017 (Wednesday 6:30- 9:30 pm)

Van Nuys Community Police Station

6240 Sylmar Ave. Conference room

Van Nuys, CA 91401

  1. WELCOMING REMARKS: (10 minutes)
    1. Call to order
    2. Pledge of allegiance
    3. Committee roll call
  2. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS:
  3. PRESENTATIONS:(10 minutes)None
  4. ADMINISTRATIVE ITEMS:  (5 minutes)Review and adoption of minutes
  5. MOTIONS & RESOLUTIONS: (2.5 hours)
    • A. Discussion and Possible Action. The Van Nuys Planning and Land Committee will consider to elect Ms. Heather Lee to be an official board member to the Planning and Land Use Committee.
    • B. Discussion and Possible Action. The Van Nuys Planning and Land Committee will consider to elect Ms. Ayndrea Wilson to be an official board member to the Planning and Land Use Committee.
    • C. Discussion and Possible Action. 14950 Vose Street. 3 Single Family dwellings. Existing SFD to be demolish for creation of three single family dwellings. Requesting a preliminary parcel map for 3 single Family dwellings. Case no#: not available. (Steve Zazemi/ DHS & Associates, Inc..) 2017_09_06_15_03_02
    • D. Discussion and Possible Action. 14019 Vanowen Street, 8 unit Apartment. Case no#. not available (Ken Stockton/ Ken Stockton Architects.2017_09_06_15_04_53
    • E. Discussion and Possible Action. 7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd., Cali Viejo Restaurant, Conditional Use Beverage for the sale of Alcohol. Change of use and hours of operation. Requesting to extend the hours of operation and allow live entertainment with dancing in conjunction with an existing restaurant beer and wine on-site consumption with 144 seats in a 3057 SF building. Case no#: ZA-2017-3318- CUB (Alicia Mendosa/ Avanty Services) arch_drawings-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd Findings-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd MLU-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd Pre-application-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd Notice of Exemption-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd_2Photo_Board-7361-7363 Van Nuys Blvd
    • F. Discussion. East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor., Proposed mass transit of 4 alternative options along Van Nuys Blvd., The committee will discuss the recent release of Metro’s report for East San Fernando Valley Transit Corridor. (PLUM Committee Board member Jerry Martin) Link
    • G. Discussion and Possible Action. Metro Bus service within Van Nuys area. The discussion will be on the service routes of LADOT DASH service, Metro Bus service and other transit service within the Van Nuys jurisdiction and other Metro issues like parking and related issues to transit. (PLUM Committee Board member Jerry Martin).
    • H. Discussion. Committee will discuss MTA and the city’s use of eminent domain and its effects from it in regards to the community and business. (Brad Balduff/ Atwater Village Neighbor Council)
  6. ANNOUNCEMENTS (5 minutes)
  7. ADJOURNMENT

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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 Planning and Land Use Committee Meeting – June 21st @ 6:30 pm

Joint Board and VNNC Planning and Land Use

Committee

Meeting Agenda

June 21, 2017 (Wednesday 6:30- 9:30 pm)

Van Nuys Community Police Station

6240 Sylmar Ave. Conference room

Van Nuys, CA 91401

  1. WELCOMING REMARKS:
    1. Call to order
    2. Pledge of allegiance
    3. Committee roll call
  2. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS:
  3. PRESENTATIONS:a. None
  4. ADMINISTRATIVE ITEMS:a. Review and adoption of minutes
  5. MOTIONS & RESOLUTIONS: a. Discussion and Possible Action. 14306 Oxnard Street, So Cal Collision Center. Conditional Use Permit. Allow continued maintenance and operation of automotive repair with spray paint booth. Case no#: ZA- 2016-3146. (Antonio Peurtas/ SoCal Collision Center.) Supporting Documents: 14306 OXNARD NC EXHIBITS

    b. Discussion only. 6852 Tyrone Ave. Development for 6-unit Apartment Complex. Agent to the owner is requesting feedback from council for a development to convert a single family lot into a 6-unit apartment complex . Case no#: No case number (Ramon Baguio/ RBCAS inc. Design and Process.) Supporting Docs: 

    c. Discussion and Possible Action. 14558 Erwin Street, 27-unit Apartment Building, Density Bonus for a 27-unit apartment with 24 market rate units & 3 very low income units with on menu incentive for 35% increase in the FAR Case no#: DIR 2017-0094-DB-CDO. (Jacques Mashihi Architect/ West Pacifica Design-Construction Inc.) Supporting Docs.: Affordable Housing Refferal Form Density Bonus FindingsArch Drawings-2Parcel ProfilePhotoboardMLU ApplicationEnvironmental Assessment FormDensity Bonus Findings

    d. Discussion and Possible Action. 15130 Vanowen Street, Conversion and legalization of 3 units for habitable use. 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

    e. Discussion only. A Discussion to examine the board structure of the Van Nuys Planning and Land Use Committee and how it should be consist of board members.

  6. ANNOUNCEMENTS (5 minutes)
  7. ADJOURNMENT

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VNNC PLUM Committee Meeting – April 19th @ 6:30 pm

VNNC Planning and Land Use Committee Meeting Agenda

April 19, 2017 (Wednesday, 6:30- 9:30 pm)

Van Nuys Community Police Station

6240 Sylmar Ave. Conference room

Van Nuys, CA 91401

  1. WELCOMING REMARKS: (10 minutes)
    • a. Call to order
    • b. Pledge of allegiance
    • c. Committee roll call (The Board is composed of 7 members. A quorum of at least 3 members present is required to hold official Board meetings.)
  2. GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT ON NON-AGENDA ITEMS:
  3. PRESENTATIONS: (10 minutes)
    • a. None
  4. ADMINISTRATIVE ITEMS: (5 minutes)
    • a. Review and adoption of minutes
  5. MOTIONS & RESOLUTIONS: (2 hours)
    • A. Discussion and Possible Action. 6500 N. Sepulveda Blvd. Development of a 160-unit apartment complex, the development of a 160-unit apartment complex within a 156,288-sq. ft. building including 7 very low income units & 21,780 sq. ft. of open space. Case No#: DIR-2016-4380. (Eric Lieberman/QES, Inc.) Supporting Docs.: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/elg8avz6br36uvn/AACWW-NnZffcG8QFLZ6AblTba?dl=0
    • B. Discussion and Possible Action. 7128 Van Nuys Blvd, ACYE (All You Can Eat). Conditional Use Permit & Beverage. Conditional Use Permit to allow the installation of +/- 20 pinball game machines as an ancillary use to an existing restaurant and the expansion of the restaurant to serve alcohol. Case no#: ZA-2017-327-CUB-CU (Michael Morgan) Supporting Docs.: Arch Drawings Planning Application EAF Photo boards Special Instructions for Alcohol
    • C. Discussion and Possible Action.14530-14544 Erwin Street. Development for a 48-unit apartment complex. On menu incentive to increase the building height by 11 feet from 45 feet to 56 feet. Density Bonus for a 48 unit, 5-story residential building. Case no#: DIR-2017-1079-DB-CDO (Varoosh Abedi/ GA Engineering Inc.) Supporting Docs.:  https://www.dropbox.com/sh/6osyayks649w7w5/AACpKp02yej2atKdQL7ZyRpta?dl=0
    • D. Discussion and Possible Action.14831 Burbank Blvd., Brother’s Pizza, Conditional Use Beverage, Application to allow the onsite sale of beer and wine to an existing restaurant. Case no#: ZA-2016-4989-CUB. (Patrick E. Panzarello/ Patrick E. Panzarello Consulting Services) Supporting Docs: bradius CUB FINDINGS BROTHERS PIZZA CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT FINDINGS BROTHERS brotherssite24x18 Brothersfloor24x18 mluanotarized
    • E. Discussion and Possible Action. 7745 & 7747 Sepulveda Blvd., Avio Coach Craft, Conditional Use Permit, Application to allow to add spray booths within fully enclosed structure in full compliance with the provisions of Article 7, Chapter 5 of LAMC, Section122.22.A28 and AQMD Rules 1132 & 1151. Case no#: ZA-2017-340-EAF. (Michael Kirillos/ MK Designs) Supporting Docs.: Planning Appilcation Arch Drawings & Photos Vin Map
  6. ANNOUNCEMENTS (5 minutes)
  7. ADJOURNMENT

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VNNC PLUM Committee Meeting – January 17, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

VNNC PLUM Committee Meeting Agenda

January 17, 2017 (Tuesday 6:30- 8:30 pm)

Van Nuys Constituents Center

6262 Van Nuys Blvd., Room 2b on the Second Floor

Van Nuys, CA 91401

  1. Call to order & pledge of allegiance to the United States of America.
  2. Roll call (Quorum Call)
  3. Comments from the chair — Speaker’s times, cell phones, conversations, correspondence received and approval of minutes. Introductions of first time attending stakeholders. *Speaker Cards: 2, minutes, 2 Public Comment Times. (This includes speaker cards on agenda items — a limit of 10 minutes for the entire meeting per stakeholder.)
  4. Public Comment (On matters within the VNNC Board’s jurisdiction.)
  5. Old Business:
    • A. 14306 Oxnard Street, So Cal Collision Center. Zone Variance. Allow continued maintenance and operation of automotive repair with spray paint booth. Asking the board to reconsider their decision from last general board meeting. Case no#: ZA-2016-3146. (Antonio Peurtas/ SoCal Collision Center.)
  6. New Business:
    • A. None
  7. Public Comments
  8. Announcements
  9. Adjourn

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