AGENDA
PLANNING COMMISSION
REGULAR MEETING
3:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2019
City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas

1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Conflict of Interest

4.

Approval of Minutes: August 6, 2019

5.

Request to address Commission on Agenda Items Without Public Hearings and Non-Agenda Items (three-minute maximum per speaker. If speaking through a translator, six-minute maximum per speaker)

6.

Consent Items

A.

19BF-037 (Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West Subdivisions - 4214 Sea Eagle to 4251 Sandpiper, and 4219 Silverleaf to 4222 Swashbuckle) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit for beach maintenance activities. Property is legally described as, S Pt of Lots 1, 14, 15, 30, 31, 46, 47, 58, 59, 68, 69 & 78 (1-2) Trimble & Lindsey Sec 3, and Pt of Lots 98,99,108 & 109 (98-1) & Abandoned Streets Trimble & Lindsey Sec 3, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston. Applicant: Pirates Property Owners Association Inc. c/o CKM Property

B.

19BF-038 (Spanish Grant Beach Subdivision – 12635 W. Ventura Drive to 12416 E. Ventura Drive) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit for beach maintenance activities. Properties are legally described as Lots 1-11 and Reserve 2 (0-2), Section 11 and Lots 1-10 and 18, 19 42, 43, and Reserve 2 (0-2), Section 12, of Spanish Grant, a Subdivision, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas., a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston. Applicant and Property Owner: Spanish Grant Beach Subdivision c/o Peggy Zahler Applicant: Spanish Grant Beach Subdivision c/o Peggy Zahler

C.

19BF-039 (Palisade Palms Condominiums - 601 to 1201 E. Beach Drive) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit for beach maintenance activities. Property is legally described as Lot 3 (5-0) Palisade Palms Replat, a subdivision located in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant and Property Owner: Palisade Palms Master Association Inc. c/o Ron Gwin

D.

19BF-040 (Beachtown Village One, Center Village, East Village Subdivisions – 1505 Seaside Drive to 2733 E. Seaside Drive) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit for beach maintenance activities. Properties are legally described as Reserve O (0-15), Beachtown Galveston Village Sec 1 Replat, Pt of Reserve E6 (6-0), and Pt of Reserve E6 (6-1), Center Village Reserves, and Reserve L (0-12) and Reserves I & J Tr J-1 (0-19), Beachtown Galveston East Village, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston. Applicant and Property Owner: Beachtown Galveston Corp. c/o Tofigh Shirazi

E.

19BF-045 (Pocket Park #2 – 11743 San Luis Pass) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit for beach maintenance activities. Property is legally described as Reserve C, Escapes to the Gulf at Galveston, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston. Applicant: City of Galveston Property Owner: Galveston County

7.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

19P-046 (1107 Church/Avenue F) Request for designation as a Galveston Landmark. Property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, Lot 5, Block 371, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant and Property Owner: Randall P. Jones

Documents:
  1. 19P-046 STF PKT.pdf
B.

19ZA-004 Request for a text amendment to the Galveston Land Development Regulations, Article 5: Signage, to clarify requirements in the Urban Neighborhood zoning district and provide additional standards for nameplates. Applicant: City of Galveston

8.

Discussion and Action Items

  • Request for an Extension to Expiration of Permits Issued in 2018 for Beach Maintenance (19PA-041) (Staff)
  • Discussion on Requests for Exemption for Construction in the Dune Conservation Area (19PA-042) (Staff)
  • Discussion Regarding Parking Garage Landscaping Requirements (Reinhart/Black)
  • Discussion Regarding the Publication of Copyrighted Material (Staff)
  • Planning Commission Awards (Staff)
9.

Adjournment

I certify that the above Notice of Meeting was posted in a place convenient to the public in compliance with Chapter 551 of the Texas Government Code on August 16, 2019 at 2:30 P.M.

Prepared by: Karen White Signature Karen White, Planning Technician

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MEMBERS OF CITY COUNCIL MAY BE ATTENDING AND PARTICIPATING IN THIS MEETING