AGENDA
PLANNING COMMISSION
REGULAR MEETING
1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 21, 2020
City Council Chambers, 2nd Floor of City Hall
823 Rosenberg, Galveston, Texas

In order to advance the public health goal of limiting face-to-face meetings (also called “social distancing”) to slow the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the meeting will be held by video conference and there will be no public access to the location described above. 

Public Comment can be submitted on-line: https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment or by calling 409-797-3665.


1.

Call Meeting to Order

2.

Attendance

3.

Conflict of Interest

4.

Approval of the March 3, 2020 Minutes

5.

COVID-19 Update (Staff)

6.

Meeting Format (Staff)

7.

Public Comment

Members of the public may submit a public comment using the web link below. All comments submitted prior to the meeting will be provided to the Planning Commission.

https://forms.galvestontx.gov/Forms/PublicComment

  1. Agenda Items
  2. Non-Agenda Items
8.

Consent Items

A.

19BF-085 - (R.A. Apffel East Beach Park, 1923 Boddeker Rd.) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance. Property is legally described as follows: Abst 628 M Menard Sur Tr 62 230.840 Acres, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Galveston Park Board of Trustees c/o Rueben Trevino Property Owner: City of Galveston

B.

19BF-086 - (Stewart Beach, 201 Seawall Blvd.)

Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance and to redistribute stockpiled sand. Property is legally described as follows: Abst 628 Page 141 & 142 M Menard Sur TR 59 7.909 Acrs; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (241-0-0) Blk 241 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (242-0-0) Blks 242 & Pt of 243 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (242-0-0) Blks 242 & Pt of 243 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (183-0-0) Blk 183 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (182-0-0) Blk 182 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (181-0-0) Blk 181 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (121-0-0) Blk 121 Galveston;  Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (122-0-0) Blk 122 Galveston; Abst 628 M B Menard Sur (123-0-0) Blk 123 Galveston, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas.
Applicant: Galveston Park Board of Trustees c/o Rueben Trevino
Property Owner: City of Galveston


C.

19BF-087 - (Seawall Urban Park, 1400 Seawall Blvd – 8900 Seawall Blvd.) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance. Property is legally described as follows: Seawall Urban Park, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Galveston Park Board of Trustees c/o Rueben Trevino Property Owner: City of Galveston

D.

19BF-088 - (Dellanera Park, 10901 San Luis Pass Rd.) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance. Property is legally described as follows: Abst 121 Page 75 PT of Lots 441, 442 & Adj Road (442-1), Trimble & Lindsey Sec 1; Abst 121 Page 75 Pt of Lot 441 (441-1), Trimble & Lindsey Sec 1; and Abst 121 Page 75 Pt of Lot 422 (422-1), Trimble & Lindsey Sec 1, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Galveston Park Board of Trustees c/o Rueben Trevino Property Owner: City of Galveston

E.

20BF-006 - (Pirates Beach & Pirates Beach West) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to perform annual beach maintenance. The properties are legally described as follows: ABST 121 Page 45 & 46 S PT of Lots 1,14,15,30,31,46,47,58,59,68,69 & 78 (1-2), Trimble & Lindsey Sec 3; ABST 121 Page 41 PT of Lots 98,99,108 & 109 (98-1) & ABND STS, Trimble & Lindsey Sec 3, subdivisions in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Susan L. Gonzalez, Manger & Managing Agent for Pirates POA Property Owner: Pirates Property Owners Association, c/o CKM Management, Inc.

F.

20BF-017 - (Riviera I, Riviera II, West Beach Grand Condos) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to perform annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: Tracts A and C, and Lot 1, West Beach Grand Condo and Interest in Common Elements, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Brittni Gualandri / Peggy Rapp Property Owner: Riviera I, Riviera II, West Beach Grand Council of Co-Owners

G.

20BF-019 - (Kahala Beach Estates) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to perform annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: Lot 1, Blk 1, Kahala Beach Estates through Lot 20, Blk 1, Kahala Beach Estates Addn, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Rapp Management Co., c/o Brittni Gualandri Property Owner: Kahala Beach Estates Home Owners Association, Inc. c/o Rapp Management Co., Inc.

H.

20BF-021 - (Spanish Grant Subdivision) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to perform annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: Lots 1-11 and Reserve 2 (0-2), Section 11 and Lots 1-10 and 18, 19, 42, 43, and Reserve 2 (0-2), of Spanish Grant a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Peggy Zahler & Carolyn Bilski Property Owner: Spanish Grant Civic Assoc c/o Peggy Zahler

I.

20BF-022 - (Terramar Beach Subdivision) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to perform annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: Lots 1-17, Section 5, and Lots 1-25, Section 1, of Terramar Beach a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Terramar Beach Community Improvement Assocation (TBCIA), c/o Craig Vance Property Owner: Terramar Beach Community Improvement Assn

J.

20BF-003 - (Palisade Palms Condominiums, 801 E. Beach Drive) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: Abst 628 M Menard Sur Lot 3 (5-0), Palisade Palms Replat (2008), a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Ron Gwin Property Owner: East Beach Project Phase 1, Ltd.

K.

20BF-010 - (The Galvestonian) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to perform annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: ABST 628 M Menard Sur Unit #301 Galveston Condo & .5449 % Common Element Galvez East, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Sunrise Beach Cleaning, Santiago Mejia Property Owner: The Galvestonian, c/o Silvia Aguirre

L.

20BF-011 - (Sandhill Shores Subdivision) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance. Properties are legally described as follows: ABST 121 Page 18, 19 & 22, Hall & Jones Sur TR 37-1, 41.982 Acres, a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Sunrise Beach Cleaning, Santiago Mejia Property Owner: Sandhill Shores Property Owners Association Inc.

M.

20BF-012 - (Pointe West Subdivision) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to conduct annual beach maintenance. The property is legally described as follows: Pointe West Sec 1 (2005), Beach Area (0-11), Pointe West Sec 2-A (2007), Common Area J (0-10), a subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Sunrise Beach Cleaning, Santiago Mejia Property Owner: Property Owners Association of Pointe West, c/o Deborah Hassell

9.

New Business and Associated Public Hearings

A.

20P-006 (12618 W Buena Vista Dr.) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to construct a single-family dwelling and driveway. The property is legally described as Reserve 2 (0-2) Spanish Grant, Sec 11, a Subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Sandcastle Construction, Ronnie Hansen Property Owner: Mike & Sandra Chambers

B.

20P-008 (11 Grand Beach Blvd) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to construct a single-family dwelling, driveway, and perimeter fence. Property is legally described as Lot 17, Block 1, The Preserve at Grand Beach (2014), a Subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Galveston Custom Homes, Tom Tran Property Owner: John & Ann Nguyen

C.

20P-011 (11205 Bernice) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to construct a single-family dwelling and driveway. The property is legally described as Lot 12R (12-0) Replat of Lots 12 & 17, Block 5, Sunny Beach Extension, a Subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Curtis Meritt Property Owner: Lee Nicholas

D.

20P-014 (24313 San Luis Road/FM 3005) Request for a Beachfront Construction Certificate/Dune Protection Permit in order to construct a single-family dwelling and driveway. The property is legally described as Lot 2, Kristiansand Beach (2012), a Subdivision in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: DE Custom Homes Inc., Doug Ender Property Owner: Richard and Karen Killmartin

E.

20P-009 (1521 Broadway/Avenue J) Request for designation as a Galveston Landmark. Property is legally described as the east 25 feet and 10 inches of Lot 2 and west 28 feet and seven inches of Lot 3 (2-1), Block 135, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Susan Cutaia Property Owners: Louis and Susan Cutaia, 1521 Broadway, LLC.

Documents:
  1. 20P-009 STF PKT.pdf
F.

20P-007 (Adjacent to 2 Hammock Trail) Request for a License to Use for one front stair and part of a retaining wall constructed in the right of way. Adjacent property is legally described as Lot 134, Evia Phase One (2005), a Subdivision, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Ted Shook Adjacent Property Owners: Karen Flowers and Ted Shook Easement Holder: City of Galveston

Documents:
  1. 20P-007 PKT.pdf
G.

20P-012 (Adjacent to 1602 16th Street) Request for a License to Use in order to place an elevated deck in the right-of-way. Adjacent property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, North One-Half of Lot 1 (3001-1), Southeast Block 46, Galveston Outlots, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: James Pope Adjacent Property Owner: James Pope Easement Holder: City of Galveston

H.

20P-013 (Adjacent to 1928 Avenue K) Request for a License to Use in order to place HVAC equipment and a screening fence in the right-of-way. Adjacent property is legally described as M.B. Menard Survey, South 80 Feet of Lot 14 (14-1), Block 139, in the City and County of Galveston, Texas. Applicant: Brian Broesche Adjacent Property Owner: Brian Broesche Easement Holder: City of Galveston

Documents:
  1. 20P-013 STF PKT.pdf
10.

Discussion and Action Items


11.

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 April 15, 2020 at 5:00 P.M.

Prepared by: Karen White Signature Karen White, Planning Technician

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