Meeting Name: Planning Commission Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 5/16/2019 6:00 PM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 825 Fifth Street Board of Supervisors Chambers Eureka, California
Regular Meeting
Published agenda: Agenda (PDF) Agenda (PDF) Published minutes: Action Summary Action Summary  
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19-744 11. MinutesReview and approve the May 2, 2019 Planning Commission Action Summary.approvedPass Action details Video Video
19-735 11. Zoning ItemNorthern Night Music Group, LLC/Blap Productions Northern Nights Music Festival and One-Day Event Modification to Conditional Use Permit Review of 2019 post-event Annual Report Application Number: 15400 Case Number: PLN-2019-15400 Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 033-271-007 240 Cooks Valley Road, Benbow area Project Description: A modification to the Special Event Use Permit for the County Line Ranch. The permit currently authorizes land within the Humboldt County portion of the ranch to be used for auxiliary facilities during the annual Northern Nights Music Festival (NNMF). The Special Event Use Permit also allows this same area of the ranch to be used for a separate 2,000 person one-day event usually occurring during the weekend nearest Independence Day (July 4th) or Labor Day (generally the last week in August or first week in September). The Humboldt County Use Permit was last modified in 2017 (CUP-04-38MMMMM), which resulted in extension of the term of approval for five additional years, through 2022. The modification to the permit is requested to allow establiapprovedPass Action details Video Video
19-736 12. Zoning ItemMiss Maggie Farms, LLC, Conditional Use Permit Application Number: 11540 Case Number: CUP 16-282 Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 107-145-007 3848 Wilder Ridge Road, Honeydew area Project description: A Conditional Use Permit (CUP) for 15,300 square feet (sf) of existing mixed light cultivation and a 3.000-square-foot appurtenant nursery. Processing activities will occur on-site within an 675 sf processing facility. Power is supplied by the Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) Company.approvedPass Action details Not available
19-737 13. Zoning ItemDos Rios Ranch, LLC Conditional Use Permit Application Number: 11510 Case Number: CUP 16-272 Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 210-191-024 40777 State Highway 36, Bridgeville, CA 95526 Project Description: A Conditional Use Permit (CUP) for 22,993 square feet of existing cannabis cultivation. The cultivation consists of 2,989 square feet of mixed-light in one greenhouse and 20,004 square feet of outdoor arranged in seven greenhouses. The project includes onsite relocation to protect sensitive environmental and cultural resources. Power is currently supplied by a generator.approvedPass Action details Not available
19-738 14. Zoning Item36 Works, LLC, Conditional Use Permit Application Number: 12473 Case Number: CUP 16-700, Special Permit Assessor’s Parcel Numbers (APNs): 210-192-014210-191-046, and 210-191-045 39883 Highway 36, Bridgeville, CA 95526 Project Description: 36 Works, LLC is seeking a Conditional Use Permit for an existing 28,250 square foot outdoor commercial cannabis cultivation. Water for irrigation is an existing in-stream pond located adjacent to the parcel on APN: 210-191-046. Power is provided by PG&E.approvedPass Action details Not available
19-739 15. Zoning ItemVan Duzen Storage, LLC, Conditional Use Permit, Special Permit and Lot Line Adjustment Application Number: 15417 Case Number: PLN-2019-15417 Assessor’s Parcel Numbers (APNs): 207-074-027, 208-111-014, 207-311-002 26388 State Highway 36, Bridgeville, CA 95526 Project Description: A Conditional Use Permit, Special Permit and Lot Line Adjustment to allow a battery energy storage system (BESS) and upgrades to the existing PG&E Bridgeville substation. The proposed battery storage system would be built on approximately 2 acres, and the Bridgeville Substation upgrades would require up to 2 additional acres. The BESS portion of the project would consist of 20 containers, each measuring 53 feet long, 8.5 feet wide, and 9.5 feet tall, and each containing batteries capable of 2 megawatt hours (MWh) of energy storage; the Project would thus provide 40 MWh of energy storage. The Project includes upgrades to the existing PG&E Bridgeville 115kV Substation to accommodate interconnection of the BESS to the grid including an expansion area, pad, fence, construction of a 480 square foot single-stowithdrawn  Action details Not available
19-740 16. Zoning ItemMFGF Mgmt, LLC, Boundary Interpretation Application Number: PLN-2019-15314 Zone Boundary Interpretation Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 522-142-031 1422 Patterson Road, Willow Creek area Project Description: A Zone Boundary Interpretation to align the Flood Plain (FP) designated area on the property with recent mapping of the 500-year flood hazard. The proposed interpretation would relocate the boundary between the Flood Plain and Residential Suburban zoning east, further upslope from the Trinity River. The effect of this interpretation would be to change the FP Zoning from approximately 7 acres to approximately 8.3 acres, and the RS-T designation would be applied to approximately 4.5 acres of the 12.8 acre property.approvedPass Action details Not available
19-741 17. Zoning ItemWolfe Parcel Map Subdivision and Special Permit Case Number: PLN-2018-15012 Assessor’s Parcel Number (APN): 504-271-001 441 Hilton Lane, Arcata area Project: A Minor Subdivision of an approximately 10-acre parcel into two parcels of approximately 2.5 acres and 7.5 acres. The parcel is developed with two residences, accessory structures, a well and onsite wastewater treatment systems. The subdivision will site each residence on a separate parcel. A Special Permit is required for the removal of two trees within the Streamside Management Area (SMA). Pursuant to Section 325-9, an exception request is included to reduce the right of way width and road width. An exception request has been granted by CalFire to allow a reduced road width and an exception to the maximum length of a dead-end road. The applicant will convey secondary (or accessory) dwelling unit rights such that the subdivision does not increase the overall density.approvedPass Action details Not available
19-742 11. Zoning ItemHousing Element The 2019 Housing Element updates the 2014 Humboldt County Housing Element, and a required element of the General Plan. The Housing Element consists of a narrative describing the purpose of the Housing Element, the requirements of state law, the relationship of the Housing Element to the rest of the General Plan, background information regarding past elements, current and projected housing needs and conditions, and a residential land inventory sufficient to meet the County’s share of the state prescribed housing need. The core of the Housing Element is a series of goals, policies, standards, and implementation measures for the preservation, improvement, and development of housing. . The 2019 Housing Element Update would apply throughout the unincorporated areas of Humboldt County.continuedPass Action details Video Video
19-743 11. Zoning ItemCorrespondence from Harriet Hill   Action details Not available