Monday, January 11, 2016

Bel-Air Bar and Grill Upcoming CUB Renewal Hearing

Dear Bel-Air Association Members and Community:

Please see information below in regard to the upcoming hearing  for the Bel-Air Bar and Grill scheduled for Wednesday, January 20, 2016.   




To Owners:  Within a 100-Foot Radius  Within a 500-Foot Radius Abutting a Proposed Development Site  
And Occupants:  And:  Within a 100-Foot Radius Within a 500-Foot Radius Others.
This notice is sent to you because you own property or are an occupant residing near a site for which an application, as described below, has been filed with the Department of City Planning.  All interested persons are invited to attend the public hearing at which you may listen, ask questions, or present testimony regarding the project, prior to a decision is rendered.   

Hearing By: Associate Zoning Administrator Case No.: ZA 2010-2200(CUB)(PA1) CEQA No.: ENV 2015-3326-CE Incidental Cases: DIR 2010-3127(CLQ) Related Cases: ZA 2010-2200(CUB) Council No.: 5 – Koretz  Plan Area: Bel Air-Beverly Crest  Specific Plan: N/A Certified NC: Bel Air-Beverly Crest  GPLU: Neighborhood Office Commercial Zone: [Q]C2-1VLD   

Applicant: 662 Sepulveda LLC  Representative: John J. Parker, Pacific Crest Consultants   Date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 Time: 12:30 p.m.  Place: Los Angeles City Hall 200 North Spring Street, Room 1020 Los Angeles, CA 90012   Staff 

Contact: JoJo Pewsawang Phone No.: (213) 978-1214 E-mail:  
662 North Sepulveda Boulevard  

PROPOSED PROJECT: The continued sale of a full line of alcoholic beverages for on-site consumption and the offsite sale of beer and wine, in conjunction with the continued operation of a restaurant (Bel-Air Bar & Grill), with seating for 165 patrons (existing 155 indoors and proposed seating for 10 patrons outdoors). Proposed hours of operation for the restaurant will be from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Thursday; 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, and Sunday. Proposed hours of operation for the minimart (The Shack) with off-site sale of beer and wine will be from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.     

1) Pursuant to Los Angeles Municipal Code Section 12.24-M, an Approval of Plans to permit the continued sale and dispensing of a full line of alcoholic beverages for on-site consumption and the off-site sale of beer and wine in conjunction with the operation of a 

Hearing Date: January 20, 2016 
5,928 square foot restaurant with 544 square-foot open deck in the [Q]C2-1VLD Zone;  2) Pursuant to Section 21084 of the California Public Resources Code, the above referenced project has been determined not to have a significant effect on the environment and which shall, therefore, be exempt from the provisions of CEQA.    
The purpose of the hearing is to obtain testimony from affected and/or interested persons regarding this project.  The environmental document will be among the matters considered at the hearing.  

The decision maker will consider all the testimony presented at the hearing, written communication received prior to or at the hearing, and the merits of the project as it relates to existing environmental and land use regulations.  

EXHAUSTION OF ADMINISTRATIVE REMEDIES:  If you challenge a City action in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence on these matters delivered to the Department before the action on this matter will become a part of the administrative record.  

Note: This may not be the last hearing on this matter.  

ADVICE TO PUBLIC:  The exact time this report will be considered during the meeting is uncertain since there may be several other items on the agenda. 

Written communications may be mailed to the  Los Angeles City Planning Department, Expedited Processing Section 200 N. Spring Street, Room 721 Los Angeles, CA 90012 (Attention: JoJo Pewsawang)  

REVIEW OF FILE: ZA 2010-2200(CUB)(PA1), including the application and the environmental assessment, are available for public inspection at this location between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please call JoJo Pewsawang at (213) 978-1214 several days in advance to assure that the files will be available.  The files are not available for review the day of the hearing.  
ACCOMMODATIONS:  As a covered entity under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Los Angeles does not discriminate on the basis of disability.  The hearing facility and its parking are wheelchair accessible.  Sign language interpreters, assistive listening devices, or other auxiliary aids and/or services may be provided upon request.  

Como entidad cubierta bajo el Título II del Acto de los Americanos con Desabilidades, la Ciudad de Los Angeles no discrimina.  La facilidad donde la junta se llevará a cabo y su estacionamiento son accesibles para sillas de ruedas.  Traductores de Lengua de Muestra, dispositivos de oído, u otras ayudas auxiliaries se pueden hacer disponibles si usted las pide en avance.  
Other services, such as translation between English and other languages, may also be provided upon request.  Otros servicios, como traducción de inglés a otros idiomas, también pueden hacerse disponibles si usted los pide en avance.  

To ensure availability or services, please make your request no later than three working days (72 hours) prior to the hearing by calling the staff person referenced in this notice. 

Para asegurar la disponibilidad de éstos servicios, por favor haga su petición al mínimo de tres días (72 horas) antes de la reunión, llamando a la persona del personal mencionada en este aviso.  

*Puede obtener información en Español acerca de esta junta llamando al (213)978-1308*