WCKNC Regular Board Agenda 01122015.pages

CITY OF LOS
ANGELES
BOARD MEMBERS
CALIFORNIA
SCOTT SUH
SUNG HOON YOON
CAROLINE J. SIM
JEANNIE HEE LEE
MAJIB AL-RAHMAN SIDDIQUEE
DAVID E. RYU
CHRISTINE NAJUNG LEE
SUSAN LEE
YOUNG E. KIM
SANG KYUN KWAK
HO MYUNG KANG
DON CHO
JAYSON K. CHOI
ALEX CHA
AURA VASQUEZ
EDWARD ANTHONY COLACION
JAMES YOUNG JUNG
VAHE G
CHIMA ANYADIKE-DANES
BRADY COLLINS
NIROSHAN KAHAWATTE
BILL ROBINSON
SANG GI LEE
SAMUEL SUKATON
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ERIC GARCETTI
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WILSHIRE CENTER KOREATOWN
NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL
REGULAR BOARD MEETING AGENDA
주민의회 미팅.
Reunión del Concejo Vecinal de Wilshire Center-Koreatown
MONDAY, JANUARY 12, 2015 – 6:30 P.M.-8 P.M.
Pio Pico Library,
694 S Oxford Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90005
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1. Call to Order by Presiding Officer
2. Roll Call by Secretary
3. Reports and Presentations
• Presentations
• Rochelle McAdam of Urban Partners Los Angeles on the role of their organization in Koreatown
• Mayor’s Office on the implications of the Great Street’s Initiative for Western Avenue.
B. Reports
• Representative(s) from Council Office(s)
• Senior Lead Officer Harry Cho, LAPD
• Report from DONE Representative
4. Comments and Announcements
• General Public Comment
5. Continuing Items
A. Discussion and action on spending $120 for a years worth of web-hosting on Squarespace.
6. New Items
i. Discussion and action on a request from Urban Partners Los Angeles for a
grant of $2,550 to fund their free mathematics tutoring program.
ii. Election of members to file the Council’s Community Impact Statements.
iii. Discussion and action on CD-10’s proposal to investigate the possibility of splitting
Pio-Pico Library’s parking lot turning half of it into a parklet.
iv. Election of new Secretary for the WCKNC.
v. Discussion and action on the recommendations made by WCKNC’s Planning and Land
Use Committee on the following projects:
(i) Case Number: ZA 2014-2871-CUB Address: 621 S. Western Avenue Requested:
Entitlement: Conditional Use Permit pursuant to Section 12.24 W1 of the L.A.M.C.
to allow sale of full line of alcoholic beverages for off-site consumption in conjunction with a proposed supermarket with hours of operation from 8 AM to 10 PM daily.
(ii) Case Number: CPC-2014-1617-ZC-ZAA-SPR Address: 3419 W, 6th Street Requested Entitlement: Zone Change Pursuant to SEC. 12.32F from the existing C2-1
Zone to RAS4-1 zone to permit an FAR 3:1 in lieu of the 1.5:1 FAR permitted in the
C2-1 zone, for the construction of 53-unit apartment building on top of an existing
commercial/retail/parking complex; also Zoning Administrator’s Adjustment per
SEC. 12.29 to permit a 5-foot front yard encroachment of an elevator shaft; and
Site Plan Review per Sec. 16.05 for a project having 50 or more residential units.
(iii) Case Number: APCC -2014-1947-SPE—SPPA-SPP-DB Address: 215-241 N. Vermont Avenue Requested Entitlement: Pursuant to Section 11.5.7, a SPP. SPPA and
SPE for the development of a 100 unit apartment building with subterranean park-
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ing and 4,465 sq. ft. of commercial space, and pursuant to Section 12.22-A.25, a
DB with 2 on-menu items, Height and F.A.R.
vi. Discussion and action on Case ZA-2014-4171-CUB: a request by Heyman Western
Avenue properties for a Conditional Use Permit, for the sale and dispensing of beer and
wine for on- and off-site consumption in conjunction with a new 1,250 sq. ft. beer bar
and market with 31 indoor seats, and with the hours of operation from 12 p.m. to 12
midnight daily, at 730 S. Western Avenue.
vii. Discussion of the role that WCKNC should play in helping the city’s homeless, and also
of the role that city government should play in aiding its homeless population.
viii. Discussion and possible action on the purchasing of a bench for the 6th Street beautification project
7. Adjourning motions
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