PLANNING COMMISSION CITY OF PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA Council Chamber, 3200 East Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, California www.palmspringsca.gov AGENDA
Wednesday January 23, 2019 11:00 AM Study Session 1:30 PM Regular Meeting
Doug Donenfeld Grace Garner Michael Hirschbein Doug Hudson Peter Moruzzi Maria Song Dennis Woods Staff Liaisons: Flinn Fagg, AICP, Director of Planning Services Jim Priest, Attorney Terri Hintz, Planning Administrative Coordinator Glenn Mlaker, AICP, Associate Planner Rick Minjares, Engineering Associate David Newell, AICP, Associate Planner Edward Robertson, Principal Planner Pursuant to the Government Code Section 54957.5(b)(2) the designated office for inspection of public records in connection with the meeting is the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way. Complete Agenda Packets are available for public inspection at: City Hall, Office of the City Clerk. Agenda and staff reports are available on the City’s website: www.palmspringsca.gov. If you would like additional information on any item appearing on this agenda, please contact the Planning Department at (760) 323-8245. It is the intention of the City of Palm Springs to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in all respects. If, as an attendee or a participant at this meeting, or in meetings on a regular basis, you will need special assistance beyond what is normally provided, the City will attempt to accommodate you in every reasonable manner. Please contact the Planning Department, (760) 323-8245, at least 48 hours prior to the meeting, to inform us of your particular needs and to determine if accommodation is feasible. Planning Commission regular meetings are webcast live on the City's website: www.palmspringsca.gov and PSCTV Channel 17. Meetings are re-broadcast (following the meeting) on Wednesday at 1:30 pm and Sunday at 1:30 pm.
11:00 AM STUDY SESSION (Large Conference Room)
CALL TO ORDER:
PUBLIC COMMENT: Three (3) minutes are allowed for each speaker.
OTHER BUSINESS: 1. ELECTION OF OFFICERS: 1A. ELECTION OF CHAIR 1B. ELECTION OF VICE-CHAIR
DISCUSSION ITEM: 2. COACHELLA FLATS, LLC, FOR A CONDITIONAL USE PERMIT (CUP) AND A VARIANCE APPLICATION TO DECOMMISSION AND REMOVE 363 EXISTING WIND TURBINE GENERATORS AND REPLACE THEM WITH TWENTY (20) NEW WIND TURBINES WITH A MAXIMUM HEIGHT OF 499 FEET AND TWO (2) 315 FEET TALL METEOROLOGICAL (MET) TOWERS ON APPROXIMATELY 858 ACRES LOCATED WEST OF NORTH INDIAN CANYON DRIVE, NORTH OF HIGHWAY 111, AND SOUTH OF INTERSTATE-10 FREEWAY; ZONE W, SECTION 23 (CASE 5.1429-CUP & 6.551-VAR). (ER)
ADJOURNMENT: The Planning Commission will adjourn to their regular meeting at 1:30 pm, Wednesday, January 23, 2019, City Hall, Council Chamber, 3200 E. Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, California.