2016 Public Notice News

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December 1, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PROPOSAL: A General Plan Amendment from 5 Open Space to 1B Suburban Residential and a Zone Change from A1 Agricultural and A1-(O) Agricultural with an Oil Production Overlay to S Specific Plan, and the adoption of the Esperanza Hills Specific Plan in order to develop the property, and proposed Vesting Tentative Tract Map (VTTM) 17522 to construct a 340 unit gated community with large lot, low density residential neighborhoods on approximately 469 acres with an overall density of 0.73 dwelling units per acre.


December 1, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PROPOSAL: The Cielo Vista Project proposes to develop a maximum of 112 single-family homes and associated infrastructure within two Planning Areas on 47.7 acres of the 84.0-acre project site (Planning Application PA100004). Planning Area 1 located on the southern portion of the site proposes 95 residences on 41.3 gross acres. Planning Area 2 located on the northern portion of the site and proposes the remaining 17 residences on 6.4 acres. The project as proposed would require a General Plan Amendment from “5” Open Space to “1B” Suburban Residential on 6.4 acres, a Zone Change from “A1” General Agricultural and “A1(O)” General Agricultural with Oil Production Overlay to “R1” Single Family Residence on 45.9 acres and “R1(O)” Single Family Residence with Oil Production Overly on 1.8 acres, the adoption of the Cielo Vista Area Plan, and certification of Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) No. 615. The Board of Supervisors will consider the Planning Commission’s recommendation to approve an alternative to the proposed project as analyzed in Final EIR No. 615.


December 1, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 12-13-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PROPOSAL: A Zone Change ZC 16-02 from R2-2,400 (H) “Multifamily Dwelling” District (“Housing Overlay”) to R2-2,100 (H) “Multifamily Dwelling” District (“Housing Overlay”) changing the required square feet of area per unit to 2,100 square feet on a 3.59 acre portion of an existing 5.65 acre Monastery site, a Site Development Permit for a three story, 88-unit senior housing development, and a Use Permit to exceed the allowable building height for architectural features by 10 feet.


November 3, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 11-17-17
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160060 The applicant is requesting approval of a Use Permit for an over-height retaining wall to stabilize a failing slope at the rear of the subject lot. The proposed wall will be up to 10 feet in height, in an area where the maximum allowable height would be 6 feet. A Use Permit is required for the over-height wall.


November 7, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160061 A request for a Coastal Development Permit (Planning Application PA160061) to remodel an existing single family residence in the Emerald Bay community. The proposed remodeled home would be a three-level 6,741 square foot dwelling with a two garages totaling 854 square feet garage. A Variance is required to allow a front setback of 6 feet 3 inches where 9 feet 11 ½ inches would be required using the average setback of adjoining lots (Zoning Code Section 7-9-128.4). A Use Permit approval is required to allow the driveway slope to exceed a -6% slope. A maximum slope of -10% is proposed.


November 3, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Tentative Parcel Map (TPM) 2015-119 – a proposal to subdivide a 4.57 acre property into three parcels, Parcel 1 at 1.14 acres, Parcel 2 at 1.29 acres and Parcel 3 at 1.18 acres. A fourth parcel, Parcel A, will not be a building site and will be designated as a private street (as a portion of Bent Tree Road/Shady Canyon Road).


November 3, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 11-16-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Vesting Tentative Tract Map (VTTM) 17813 – a proposal to subdivide a 3.17 acre property into 28 single family lots with an average lot area of 3,230 sf in a Planned Development (PA140071)


October 28, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

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PROPOSAL: A Zone Change request to rezone a 3.17-acre property from R1 “Single-Family Residence” District to R1(3,000) PD(3,200) “Single-Family Residence” District with a minimum building site area (minimum lot size) of 3,000 square feet per unit and “Planned Development” District with an average land area of 3,200 square feet per unit and Use Permit approval establishing a planned (unit) development consisting of 28 single-family detached dwelling units with an increase in height for the perimeter wall.


November 1, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 11-3-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A Site Development Permit to the Zoning Administrator to establish a new stealth wireless telecommunication facility with Verizon Wireless as a wireless carrier within Planning Area 2 of The Ranch Plan Planned Community, and to adopt a project-level Alternative Site Development Standard (ASDS) for the installation of one (1) new 40-foot tall (instead of 35-foot height standard allowed) faux water tower to camouflage the proposed facility.


October 13, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application (PA160021) for a Site Development Permit including a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard for Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) (Ranch Plan Planning Area 2, Subarea 2.3)

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of a Site Development Permit to allow 80 multiple family dwellings within 10 buildings on a 4.61 acre site with a model home complex and a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard. The Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standards would allow for the guest parking spaces which serve units 8, 9, 11, 24, 25, 38, 56, 58, 72, and 73 to be located beyond 200 feet of the dwelling which they serve. The inclusion of the Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


October 13, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 10-20-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application (PA160022) for a Site Development Permit including a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard for Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) (Ranch Plan Planning Area 2, Subarea 2.3)

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of a Site Development Permit to allow 72 Duplexes for condominium purposes (as allowed per the Ranch Plan Alternative Development Standard ADS D-14) on a 4.81 acre site with a model home complex and a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard. The Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard would allow for the guest parking spaces which serve units 6, 7, 13-16, 18-23, 36, 37, 47-52, and 62-72 to be located beyond
200 feet of the dwelling which they serve. The inclusion of the Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


October 13, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

SUBJECT: “B” Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17604 (MR4) within Planning Area 2, Subarea 2.3, Ranch
Planned Community

LOCATION: The project site is located in the southeastern portion of unincorporated Orange County, within the Ranch Plan Planned Community. The project site is located within Planning Area 2, Subarea 2.3, Tract Map 17563, on the east side of Medano Street, north of Suerte Street, west of Airoso Street, within the 5th Supervisorial District. “B” VTTM 17604 is located on Lots 10 through 13 and V3 of “A” Map 17563


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17595 (VTTM 17595) to subdivide a 10.92-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into 62 numbered lots for conventional single family detached dwellings, 1 numbered lot for a neighborhood pocket park, and 20 lettered lots for private streets, motor courts, landscaped areas and slopes.


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17597 (VTTM 17597) to subdivide an 8.49-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into 62 numbered lots for Planned Concept single family detached dwellings, 1 numbered lot for a neighborhood pocket park, and 8 lettered lots for private streets, motor courts and landscaped usable open space.


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 10-5-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17599 (VTTM 17599) to subdivide a 10.05-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into 79 numbered lots for planned concept single family detached dwellings, 1 numbered lot for a neighborhood pocket park, and 25 lettered lots for private streets, motor courts and landscaped areas.


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 10-5-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17600 (VTTM 17600) to subdivide a 6.55-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into 41 numbered lots for planned concept detached dwellings and 17 lettered lots for a private street, private courts, landscaping and storm drain lots.


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17601 (VTTM 17601) to subdivide a 11.17-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into 77 numbered lots for planned concept detached dwellings, one (1) Open Space lot, and 20 lettered lots for a private street, private courts, landscaping and storm drain lots.


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17602 (VTTM 17602) to subdivide an 8.97-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into three (3) numbered lots for 118 multiple family dwellings and one (1) lettered lots for a private street.


September 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of "B" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17603 (VTTM 17603) to subdivide a 4.61-acre site within Planning Area 2.3 of the Ranch Plan Planned Community into 2 numbered lots for 80 multiple family dwellings and 2 lettered lots for a private street and slopes.


September 12, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PROPOSAL: The applicant, O’Rhyan Capital Management, proposes a Zone Change (ZC 16-01) to rezone a 4.57-acre property from A1 “General Agriculture” to R1-1 “Single-Family Residence (1 acre minimum building site)”.


September 2, 2016 
NIOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

A Zone Change request to rezone a 3.17-acre property from R1 “Single-Family Residence” District to R1(3,000) PD(3,200) “Single-Family Residence” District with a minimum building site area (minimum lot size) of 3,000 square feet per unit and “Planned Development” District with an average land area of 3,200 square feet per unit and Use Permit approval establishing a planned (unit) development consisting of 28 single-family detached dwelling units with an increase in height for the perimeter wall.


August 8, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR- PLANNING APPLICATION PA150074

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160045 A request for a Use Permit to allow wall/fence heights in excess of otherwise maximum permitted heights. The proposal includes five separate fence or wall segments, as follows:

a) 5 foot auto gate on the front property line where the maximum height would otherwise be 3 feet 6 inches;

b) a pedestrian gate and supporting columns at a maximum height of 7 feet 3 inches at the northeast property corner where the maximum height would otherwise be 3 feet 6 inches;

c) retaining wall on side (north) property line extending into front setback at a maximum height of 8 feet where the maximum height would otherwise be 3 feet 6 inches

d) retaining walls and steps to front entry at a maximum height of 5 feet 3 inches within the front setback where the maximum height would otherwise be 3 feet 6 inches; and,

e) 11 foot 8 inch landscape wall within the rear yard setback where the maximum height would otherwise be 8 feet.


August 8, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR - PA160035

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 8-18-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160035 A request for a Coastal Development Permit, Variance and two Use Permits in conjunction with the demolition of an existing home and construction a new single family in residence the Emerald Bay community. The proposed new residence would be a three-level 3,996 square foot dwelling with attached 586 square foot three-car garage.

A Coastal Development Permit is required for the demolition of the existing structure and construction of the new residence, including associated grading.

A Variance is requested to allow a front yard setback of 6 feet and a rear yard setback of 5 feet where 10 feet 1 inch is the required setback under the County shallow lot criteria.

Use Permit approvals are required to: 1) allow a retaining wall height of up to 11 feet where the maximum heights allowed would be 3.5 to 8 feet, and 2) a driveway (garage) setback of less than 17 feet.


August 8, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR - PA150080

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150080 A proposal to modify an existing commercial stable, including reconfigure and resizing of certain use areas, increase number of off-street parking stalls, replace existing barns/stables (resulting in 8 additional horse stalls), replace various existing structures and add new structures within a flood plain area.

Two Use Permits are required for: 1) the use of stabilized decomposed granite surfacing on permanent parking spaces, driveways and maneuvering areas rather than the required asphaltic or cement concrete, and 2) to allow a 5-foot fence along the front property line where Zoning would otherwise limit the height to 3 feet 6 inches. The front fence will be a two-foot block or stone wall with a 3-foot split rail fence atop it with landscape pockets placed adjacent.

A Site Development Permit is required for the placement of structures within the FP-2 Floodplain District.


July 28, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION 140011

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL - Planning Application PA140011 A request of a Use Permit to the Zoning Administrator to establish an auto body repair and paint shop which includes installation of a new paint spray booth to be placed within the existing vacant commercial building.

LOCATION: The project is located at 8241 Bolsa Avenue, Midway City, CA within the Second (2nd) Supervisorial District.


July 14, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - Planning Application PA150046

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application PA150046 to receive public testimony and to consider whether a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors will be made regarding a proposed change of zone from A1 ‘General Agriculture” to R1-1 “Single-Family Residential with a minimum building site area of 1 acre” for a 4.57-acre property.

PROPOSAL: A Zone Change request to rezone a 4.57-acre property from A1 “General Agriculture” to R1-1
“Single-Family Residence (1 acre minimum building site)”.


June 29, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR - PLANNING APPLICATION PA140011

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 7-7-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL - Planning Application PA140011 A request of a Use Permit to the Zoning Administrator to establish an auto body repair and paint shop which includes installation of a new paint spray booth to be placed within the existing vacant commercial building.

LOCATION: The project is located at 8241 Balsa Avenue, Midway City, CA within the Second (2"d) Supervisorial District.


June 1, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISON COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo requests approval of a revision to "A" Vesting Tentative Tract Map 17563 (VTTM 17563) to reconfigure the existing tract layout and traffic circulation. The proposed reconfiguration includes an increase of numbered lots from 30 to 45, and the increase of lettered lots from 30 to 65. The proposed revision will result in a decrease of 2 acres of developable land and a decrease of 1.9 acres of open space as a result of increased public and private streets right of ways. The proposed revision will not modify the existing development area boundary.


April 29, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150078

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

PROPOSAL: The Applicant proposes amendments to the Ladera Planned Community Planning Area 3 Area Plan and Statistical Table to reflect the transfer of 17 dwelling unit allocations from Planning Area 5 to Planning Area 3 and to update net acreage summaries to reflect approved projects. The Applicant also proposes a Site Development Permit for a Model Home Sales Complex in association with the construction of a 36 lot single-family detached project within the Ladera Ranch Planned Community (PA 3).


April 29, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA100004

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

PROPOSAL: The Cielo Vista Project proposes to develop a maximum of 112 single-family homes and associated infrastructure within two Planning Areas on 47.7 acres of the 84.0-acre project site (Planning Application PA100004). Planning Area 1 located on the southern portion of the site proposes 95 residences on 41.3 gross acres. Planning Area 2 located on the northern portion of the site and proposes the remaining 17 residences on 6.4 acres. The project as proposed would require a General Plan Amendment from “5” Open Space to “1B” Suburban Residential on 6.4 acres, a Zone Change from “A1” General Agricultural and “A1(O)” General Agricultural with Oil Production Overlay to “R1” Single Family Residence on 45.9 acres and “R1(O)” Single Family Residence with Oil Production Overly on 1.8 acres, the adoption of the Cielo Vista Area Plan, and certification of Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) No. 615. The Board of Supervisors will consider the Planning Commission’s recommendation to approve an alternative to the proposed project as analyzed in Final EIR No. 615.


April 15, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANING APPLICATION PA140094

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

PROPOSAL: The proposed project, “Madison Court,” is the development of eight single-family detached residential condominiums. The applicant, Bonanni Development Tustin Homes, is requesting a variance for a reduction of the required building site setback for three of the eight units. One unit is proposed with a setback of 18 feet two inches, one with a setback of 15 feet, and one with two setbacks of ten feet instead of the required 25’ building site setback abutting a single family residential district.


April 15, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA160005

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A Site Development Permit to allow a model home complex and a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard for Tract 17589 that would allow guest parking spaces serving Lots 3, 4, 10, 13, 14, 23, 24, 42, and 43 to be located beyond 200 feet of the dwellings they serves as required per Zoning Code Section 7-9-145.3(e) . The inclusion of the project specific alternative site development standard requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


April 11, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - TPM2015-161

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Tentative Parcel Map 2015-161 – a proposal to adjust the common property line between 1652 and 1642 Foothill Blvd and to subdivide 1652 Foothill into two parcels. The effect of the map would create three residential lots where now there are two lots (with existing homes). No improvements to the property are proposed with this application.


April 11, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - TPM2016-106

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 4-20-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: Tentative Parcel Map (TPM) 2016-106 – a proposal to subdivide a 137 acre property into two parcels, Parcel 1 at 73.7 acres and Parcel 2 at 63.9 acres. Parcel 1 is currently developed with a residence and various accessory buildings. Parcel 2 is vacant. No improvements to the property are proposed with this application.

TPM 2016-106 is proposed for financial and personal estate planning purposes. A separate application has been submitted to develop up to 25 lots on Parcel 2. TPM 2016-106 does not prejudice the approval or denial of that separate application for potential future development on Parcel 2.


March 24, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150072

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150072 A request for a Coastal Development Permit, Variance and Use Permit in conjunction with the demolition of an existing home and construction a new single family residence the Emerald Bay community (Planning Application PA150072). The proposed new residence would be a three-level 4,955 square foot dwelling with attached 474 square foot two-car garage.

A Coastal Development Permit is required for the demolition of the existing structure and construction of the new residence.

A Use Permit approval is required for a side property line wall within the front yard setback area to be 6 feet in height where the maximum allowed is 3 feet 6 inches.

A Variance is requested to allow a front yard setback of 5 feet 10 inches where 10 feet 6 inches is required
(under the shallow lot criteria of the Zoning Code);

LOCATION: The project is located within the Emerald Bay area at 570 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach, CA within the Fifth (5th) Supervisorial District. The project is not within a Coastal Commission appealable area of the Emerald Bay Local Coastal Plan.


March 24, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA 150076

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 4-7-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150076 A request for a Use Permit to allow an accessory structure
(parking deck with handrails spanning from the street to the structure) within the front yard setback area.

LOCATION: The project is located within the Emerald Bay area at 558 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach, CA within the Fifth (5th) Supervisorial District. The project is located in the Coastal Zone of the Emerald Bay Local Coastal Program.

ZONING: R1 Single-Family Residence (CD – Coastal Development) (SR – Sign Restriction)


March 24, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA160033

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160033 A request for a Coastal Development Permit to establish a temporary scientific study area for the reintroduction of the endangered Pacific Pocket Mouse.

LOCATION: The project is located within the Laguna Coast Wilderness Park within the Fifth Supervisorial District. The project is located within the Newport Coast Local Coastal Program, and is not within an appealable area to the California Coastal Commission.

ZONING: Newport Coast Local Coastal Program, Planning Area 21B (Conservation)


March 8, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150073

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR ON 3-17-16

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150070 A request for a Coastal Development Permit for additions greater than a 10% increase in floor area, a Variance to allow a balcony to project 6 feet instead of 5 feet into the front yard setback area and a Use Permit to allow two walls within the front yard setback area of the property to be a height of 5 feet instead of 3 feet 6 inches.


February 26, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - CIELO VISTA PA100004

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 3-9-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

SUBJECT: Public Hearing for a General Plan Amendment, Zone Change, uncodified ordinance regarding approval procedures for initial Vesting Tentative Tract Map, Area Plan, and Final Environmental Impact Report. No. 615 (Planning Application PA100004)

PROPOSAL: The Cielo Vista Project proposes to develop a maximum of 112 single-family homes and associated infrastructure within two Planning Areas on 47.7 acres of the 84.0-acre project site (Planning Application PA100004). Planning Area 1 located on the southern portion of the site proposes 95 residences on 41.3 gross acres. Planning Area 2 located on the northern portion of the site and proposes the remaining 17 residences on 6.4 acres. The Project requires a General Plan Amendment from “5” Open Space to “1B” Suburban Residential on 6.4 acres, a Zone Change from “A1” General Agricultural and “A1(O)” General Agricultural with Oil Production Overlay to “R1” Single Family Residence on 45.9 acres and “R1(O)” Single Family Residence with Oil Production Overly on 1.8 acres, the adoption of the Cielo Vista Area Plan, and certification of Environmental Impact Report No. 615.


February 19, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150070

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 3-3-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150070 A request for a Use Permit to allow wall/fence heights in excess of 3’6” within the front yard setback area of the property (Planning Application PA150070). The proposal includes separate four fence or wall segments with proposed heights from 4 feet to 6 feet. The project is exempt from the requirement for a Coastal Development Permit.

February 19, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150074

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BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR ON 3-3-16

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150074 A request for a Coastal Development Permit to allow a 706 square foot addition to the rear of an existing home (Planning Application PA150074).


February 10, 2016 
Board of Superviors Public Hearing – Landscape Irrigation Code and Associated Guidelines (Zoning Code Amendment ZCA 15-02)

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2-23-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

SUBJECT: County of Orange Landscape Irrigation Code and Associated Guidelines (Zoning Code Amendment ZCA 15-02).

DESCRIPTION: The Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing to consider the adoption of an Ordinance revising Sections 7-9-133.1 through 7-9-133.5 of the Codified Ordinances of the County of Orange regarding the “County of Orange Landscape Irrigation Code” and associated “Guidelines for Implementation of the County of Orange Landscape Irrigation Code” (ZCA 15-02) to comply with Governor’s Drought Executive Order and Statewide Model Water Efficient Landscape Ordinance (MWELO).

SUMMARY: AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNTY OF ORANGE, CALIFORNIA AMENDING SECTIONS 7-9-133.1 THROUGH 7-9-133.5 OF THE CODIFIED ORDINANCES OF THE COUNTY OF ORANGE RELATED TO THE COUNTY OF ORANGE LANDSCAPE IRRIGATION CODE.


February 10, 2016 
Board of Supervisors Public Hearing - Appeal of Coastal Development Permit PA150024

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2-23-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

SUBJECT: Appeal of Coastal Development Permit PA150024

DESCRIPTION: The Board of Supervisors will conduct a public hearing to consider an appeal of the Planning Commission decision to approve Coastal Development Permit PA150024, which allows for the partial demolition and construction of a single family residence located at 12 Emerald Bay, within the Emerald Bay community in the 5th Supervisorial District.

LOCATION: The project is located within the Emerald Bay area at 12 Emerald Bay, Laguna Beach, CA within the Fifth (5th) Supervisorial District. The project is located in the Coastal Zone of the Emerald Bay Local Coastal Program.


February 5, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION 140063

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2-18-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A Variance to permit an unpermitted detached 16 feet x 20 feet (320 square feet) storage structure located in the rear yard setback area. This structure in conjunction with the existing permitted detached two car garage have a combined 41.6 percent rear yard building site coverage, exceeding the 25 percent maximum rear yard building site coverage for enclosed accessory structures in the R1 Zone per Zoning Code Section 7-9-137(f).


February 5, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA 150067

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2-18-16
BY THE ORANGE COUTNY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A Site Development Permit to the Zoning Administrator to establish Verizon Wireless as a wireless telecommunication carrier, and allow the installation of new panel antennae under alternative development standards (Section XII,D,2., Ladera PC Regulations) at 65-foot height instead of
35-foot height standard on an existing Southern California Edison (SCE) 220KV tower with new
ground-level support cabinets contained within a proposed equipment shelter located beneath the
SCE tower in a defined equipment lease area.


February 5, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150068

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 2-18-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150068 A request for a Variance to allow a stairway and deck encroachment into the required side yard setback area. The applicant requests approval to construct a deck and stairs/steps of up to 5 feet 4 inches in height to extend to within 6 inches of the side property line instead of a 2 foot setback. The proposed improvements would not extend as high or higher than the existing side property wall. The project is exempt from the requirement for a Coastal Development Permit.


January 11, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150031

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON 1-21-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA150031 is a request for a Use Permit to exceed the allowable 12 foot maximum height for accessory structures within the required side and rear yard setback areas, to construct a new detached 990 square foot accessory structure in conjunction with an existing single-family dwelling. The proposed detached structure will include a 735 square-foot two-car garage with attached 255 square-foot studio space. Overall structure height is proposed to be at 16 feet high within the required 10-foot side yard setback and 20 feet high within the required 25-foot rear yard setback.


January 4, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150075

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - ZONING ADMINISTRATOR
JANUARY 7, 2016

PROPOSAL: A request for a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard allowing a modification to the
Hours of Operation to permit 24-hour business operations on the project site, instead of the standard 7:00am to 11:00pm timeframe. The inclusion of a project specific alternative site development standard requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, shall be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


January 4, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A Site Development Permit to allow 125 Multiple Family Dwellings on one lot on an 8.47 acre site and a model home complex. Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard would allow for the location of guest parking spaces beyond 200 feet of the dwelling which it serves (Units 5, 28, and 89). The inclusion of the project specific alternative site development standards requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, shall be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


January 4, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - PLANNING APPLICATION PA150004

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A Site Development Permit and a Project Specific Site Development Permit to allow 94 Planned Concept Detached Single Family Dwellings, 33 lettered lots for landscaped open spaces, private motor courts, and a private street on a 12.57 acre site with a model home complex. Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard would allow for the guest parking spaces which serve Lots 40, 58, 59, 60, 61, and 64 to be located beyond 200 feet of the dwelling which it serves. The inclusion of the project specific alternative site development standards requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the
approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.

June 6, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 6-15-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

PROPOSAL: The Applicant proposes a one-lot condominium map for the future development of eight detached single-family condominiums.


June 6, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 6-15-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY SUBDIVISION COMMITTEE

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Vesting Tentative Tract Map VTTM 18001 to receive public testimony and to consider approval of the proposed map.

PROPOSAL: The Applicant proposes a 36 lot single-family detached subdivision with private streets within the Ladera Ranch Planned Community (PA 3).

June 6, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING OF THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 6-16-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160034 A request for a Coastal Development Permit and Variance in conjunction with the demolition of an existing home and construction a new single family in residence the Emerald Bay community. The proposed new residence would be a three-level 4,249 square foot dwelling with attached 708 square foot garage.

A Coastal Development Permit is required for the demolition of the existing structure and construction of the new residence, including associated grading.

A Variance is requested to allow a rear yard setback of 20 feet 6 inches where 25 feet is required.


September 27, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 10-6-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of a Site Development Permit to allow 118 multiple family dwellings on three (3) numbered lots, one (1) lettered lot for a private street, and a model home complex on an 8.97-acre site including Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standards. The Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standards would allow for the guest parking spaces which serve Lots 14, 22-26, 28, 58, 69-72, 115, and 117 to be located beyond 200 feet of the dwelling which they serve. The inclusion of the Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standards requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


September 27, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 10-6-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of a Site Development Permit to allow 41 Planned Concept Detached Dwellings and 17 lettered lots for a private street, private courts, landscaping and storm drain lots on a 6.55-acre site. Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard would allow for the guest parking spaces which serve Lots 1 and 24 to be located beyond 200 feet of the dwelling which they serve. The inclusion of the project specific alternative site development standards requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b


September 27, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 10-6-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: Rancho Mission Viejo (RMV) requests approval of a Site Development Permit to allow 77 Planned Concept Detached Dwellings, one (1) Open Space lot, 20 lettered lots for a private street, private courts, landscaping and storm drain lots and a model home complex on an 11.17-acre site. Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standards would allow for the guest parking spaces which serve Lots 33, 39, 40, 45, 46, and 47 to be located beyond 200 feet of the dwelling which they serve. The inclusion of the project specific alternative site development standards requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


September 27, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING 10-6-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL: A request for a Site Development Permit to allow for the construction of 150 multi-family dwellings, a community building, pool area, and maintenance building on 5.55 acres of land and a Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard for the Esencia Sur Apartment project. The Project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard modifies the design standard to allow for a 24-foot maneuvering area for proposed carports. The approval of the project Specific Alternative Site Development Standard requires that the Zoning Administrator, in a public hearing, shall be the approving authority for this project proposal per Ranch Plan Planned Community Program Text Section II.C.4.b.


September 19, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 10-6-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY ZONING ADMINISTRATOR

PROPOSAL – Planning Application PA160052 A request for a Coastal Development Permit and Variance in conjunction with the demolition of an existing home and construction a new single family in residence the Emerald Bay community (Planning Application PA160052). The proposed residence is a four-level 7,553 square foot dwelling with two attached garages totaling 969 square feet.

A Coastal Development Permit is required for the demolition of the existing structure and construction of the new residence, including associated grading.

A Variance is requested to allow a front yard setback of 7 feet 6 inches where 16 feet would be required utilizing the average front setback of adjoining properties.


October 14, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

News ImageSUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application PA120037 for a General Plan Amendment, Zone Change, adoption of a Specific Plan, and certification of Revised Final Environmental Impact Report 616 (Revised FEIR 616).

PROPOSAL: OC Development Services/Planning is recommending that the Orange County Planning Commission:
1) consider the adequacy of Revised FEIR 616, prepared for the Esperanza Hills Project and revised to update the greenhouse gas (GHG) analysis and mitigation measures pursuant to a trial court decision in
Protect Our Homes and Hills, et al. v. County of Orange, et al. Case No. 30-2015-00797300and make
a recommendation that the Board of Supervisors certify Revised Final EIR 616 and adopt the findings, facts in support of findings, statement of overriding considerations and mitigation monitoring and
reporting plan for the project; 2) recommend Board approval of a General Plan Amendment from 5
Open Space to 1B Suburban Residential; and, 3) recommend Board approval of a Zone Change from A1 Agricultural and A1-(O) Agricultural with an Oil Production Overlay to S Specific Plan, and adoption of the Esperanza Hills Specific Plan.

The Esperanza Hills project, previously approved by the Board on June 2, 2015, is being reviewed by the Planning Commission prior to being reconsidered by the Board in light of the decision in Protect Our Homes and Hills, et al. v. County of Orange, et al. Case No. 30-2015-00797300. The project is consistent with the prior proposal in that it proposes the development of a maximum of 340 single- family dwellings and associated infrastructure on 468.9 acres of vacant land. However, the Specific Plan would revise the previously approved project public access to Stonehaven Drive (utilizing a bridge across Blue Mud Canyon), include an emergency-only access to Via Del Agua and extend the emergency access roadway further into the development area of the project.


October 13, 2016 
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

News ImageNOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 10-26-16
BY THE ORANGE COUNTY PLANNING COMMISSION

SUBJECT: Public Hearing on Planning Application PA160039 for a Zone Change, Site Development Permit, and Use Permit for the project known as “The Retreat”.

PROPOSAL: A Zone Change ZC 16-02 from R2-2,400 (H) “Multifamily Dwelling” District (“Housing Overlay”) to R2-2,100 (H) “Multifamily Dwelling” District (“Housing Overlay”) changing the required square feet of area per unit to 2,100 square feet on a 3.59 acre portion of an existing 5.65 acre Monastery site, a Site Development Permit for a three story, 88-unit senior housing development, and a Use Permit to exceed the allowable building height for architectural features by 10 feet.