City of Hermosa Beach
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Planning Commission of the City of Hermosa Beach shall hold a public hearing on Tuesday,October15, 2013, to consider the following:
1. Conditional Use Permit Amendment to allow on-sale beer and wine in connection with a restaurant with an outdoor patio from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily (the existing restaurant, “The Counter”, currently closes by 10 p.m. and is allowed on-sale beer and wine by right); expand the existing outdoor dining patio by approximately 45 square feet and extend the hours of patio use from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., to 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. and allow outdoor speakers and televisions or similar devices on and visible from the patio; and allow open air dining, for a new business (Hermosa Beach Fish Shop), and determination that the project is Categorically Exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act, at 719 Pier Avenue (continued from the August 20 and September 17, 2013 meetings).
2. Conditional Use Permit to legalize an existing auto repair use (South Bay Auto Repair and Transmission, formerly AAMCO), operating from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday through Friday and 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday at 1120 Aviation Boulevard, and determination that the project is Categorically Exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act (continued from the September 17, 2013 meeting).
3. Conditional Use Permit Amendment to allow a modification from on-sale beer and wine to on-sale general alcohol in conjunction with an existing restaurant (Silvio’s Brazilian Barbeque), in exchange for modification of operating hours from unrestricted to the following limited hours: 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Sunday through Wednesday, and 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. the day following Thursday, Friday and Saturday, State and Federal holidays, Cinco de Mayo, St. Patrick’s Day, and Brazilian Independence Day (September 7th), and determination that the project is Categorically Exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act, at 20 Pier Avenue.
4. Text Amendment to the Zoning Code to allow limited outdoor seating accessory to food establishments on private property in Commercial Zones (excluding C-3, SPA-7/8) subject to an administrative permitand determination that the Text Amendment is Categorically Exempt from the California Environmental Quality Act.
SAID PUBLIC HEARINGSshall be held at 7:00 P.M., or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard,in the City Council Chambers, City Hall, 1315 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254.
ANY AND ALL PERSONS interested are invited to participate and speak at these hearings at the above time and place. For inclusion in the agenda packet to be distributed, written comments of interested parties should be submitted to the Community Development Department, Planning Division, in care of City Hall at 1315 Valley Drive, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 prior to Thursday, October 10, 2013, at 12:00 noon. All written testimony by any interested party will be accepted prior to or at the scheduled time on the agenda for the matter.
IFYOU CHALLENGE the above matter(s) in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Community Development Department, Planning Division, at, or prior to, the public hearing.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, please contact the Community Development Department, Planning Division, at (310) 318-0242 or fax to (310) 937-6235. The Department is open from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Please contact a staff planner to discuss any project on the Planning Commission agenda. A copy of the staff report(s) in the Planning Commission packet will be available for public review at the end of the business day on Thursday, October 10, 2013, at the Hermosa Beach Police Department, Public Library, and on the City’s website at www.hermosabch.org. Relevant Municipal Code sections are also available on the website.
Easy Reader Inc/Redondo Beach News/October 3, 2013/HD13-061