PLANNING COMMISSION MEMBERS Fernando Aguilera District 1 Robert Acheson District 2 (Vice Chairperson) Jack Mobley District 3 Kurt Spycher District 4 Mark Erreca District 5 (Chairperson)
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AGENDA
PLANNING COMMISSION
Regular Meeting
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 9:00 a.m
Merced County Administration Building
Board Room, Third Floor 2222 M Street
Merced, California 95340
Phone: 209.385.7654 Fax: 209.726.1710
1.

CALL TO ORDER

2.

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE

3.

ROLL CALL OF COMMISSIONERS

4.

APPROVAL OF MINUTES

4.I.

DRAFT PC MINUTES 05-22-19

5.

CITIZEN COMMUNICATIONS

6.

PUBLIC HEARING(S)


6.I.

MINOR SUBDIVISION APPLICATION No. MS19-007

Janice Freitas/Edie Lough - A request to divide a 3.62 Acre parcel into 2 parcels, resulting in parcel sizes of : Parcel 1 = 1.81 Acres and Parcel 2 = 1.81 Acres. The project site is located on the west side of N. Buhach Road, approximately 400 Feet south of W. Mulberry Avenue, identified as Assessor's Parcel Number (APN) 207-130-020. The property is designated McSwain Rural Residential Center land use in the General Plan and is zoned A-R (Agricultural-Residential). CEQA: Staff recommends that the Planning Commission find that the project is exempt from
environmental review pursuant to Section 15315 of the CEQA Guidelines - "Minor Land Divisions.” PN

RECOMMENDATION(S):
1) Open/close the public hearing;
2) Determine the project can be found exempt from environmental review
pursuant to Section 15315- “Minor Land Divisions” of the CEQA guidelines;
and,
3) Approve MS19-007 based on the findings and subject to the recommended
conditions of approval.
6.II.

ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION FOR FINDINGS FOR VESTED RIGHTS DETERMINATION

Kelsey Ranch LP – Adoption of the Resolution of Findings for the Vested Rights determination of mining rights on approximately 810 acres of land, generally located on the north side of Merced Falls Road, 2.5 miles east of La Grange Road in the Snelling area, identified as APN's: 043-150-001, 043-150-004, 043-010-007 and 043-160-028. The project site is designated Foothill
Pasture in the General Plan and zoned A-2 (Exclusive Agricultural). CEQA: Vested Rights Determinations are not considered a project as defined by Section 15378 of the CEQA Guidelines. BG

RECOMMENDATION(S):
1) Open/close the public hearing; and,
2) Adopt the Resolution of Findings for the determination of Vested Rights made
by the Planning Commission on May 22, 2019 for the Kelsey Ranch LP Mine.
7.

COMMISSION ACTION ITEM(S)

8.

DIRECTOR'S REPORT

9.

COMMISSIONER'S COMMENT

10.

ADJOURNMENT

11.

PRINTABLE (PDF) AGENDA

11.I.

PLANNING COMMISSION AGENDA 06-12-19