Planning and Land Use Committee on Nov 19, 2019

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa
www.ncwpdr.org


Committee: 
Planning and Land Use Committee

Chairperson: 
Julie Ross

Meeting Date: 
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:30pm

Meeting Place: 
Westchester Municipal Building Community Room / 7166 W Manchester Avenue, Westchester, CA 90045

Call to order: 

Call to Order and Introductions


Discussion/Action (Motion): 
  1. Minutes Review and Approval - 15 October 2019 PLUC Meeting

  2. Public Comment on Non-Agenda Items

  3. Stakeholder Education: Planning 101 

    Background: Councilman Mike Bonin's lead staff person for planning-related issues in the NCWP geography will present a step-by-step tutorial on the planning process, and review the departments involved (Planning, Transportation, Building & Safety). He will also explain how CD11 interfaces with the Planning Department and how to use important stakeholder access tools available online (Zimas for self-serve property info discovery, the Planning Department's case files databases, etc.) 

    • Presenter: Len Nguyen - Senior Planning Deputy, Council District 11 
    • Related Documents: if any, provided at meeting. 
    • Public Comment
    • Committee Discussion 
    • Chair Discussion Recap 
    • Possible Committee Action
  4. Proactive Stakeholder Input - NCWP Eastside Districts re Planning Issues 

    Background: CD11 staff has requested PLUC investigate methods for gathering direct community input (canvasing, online surveys, etc) on concerns and suggestions related to planning-related topics from stakeholders (residents, workers, businesses) in Eastside NCWP districts, specifically #9, 10, 11, 12, 13. 

    • Presenter: Committee
    • Related Documents: NCWP District Map - Eastern Districts Outlined 
    • Public Comment
    • Committee Discussion 
    • Chair Discussion Recap
    • Possible Committee Action 
  5. Announcements 

  6. Meeting Adjourned


Public Comment Request

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