1945 Coast Highway (CDP-23-0128)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Replace all exterior doors and windows in existing locations. 


31562 Bluff Drive (22-2512) 

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Replacement of roof material in kind on a property not located between the sea and the first public road. 


2020 Ocean Way (CDP 23-0118)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Replace three windows in existing openings. 


31678 Seacliff Drive (CDP-2023-0049)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
New A/C unit.


1585 S Coast Highway, Unit 64 (CDP-2023-0007)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/30/2023)
New skylights.


2475 South Coast Highway (CDP-2023-0023)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/24/2023)
Repair an existing glass block privacy wall. The top horizontal beam shall be replaced with a new steel beam and re-covered with stucco to match existing. New pad footing will be installed at each end of the wall. No expansion horizontally or vertically of the existing wall. 


2796 Victoria Drive (CDP-2023-0018)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/24/2023)
Replace cracked retaining walls for existing 160 square foot detached garage. 


397 N Coast Hwy (CDP-2022-2488) 

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/12/2023)
Car crashed into window. Repair corner of building and gate like for like.


1810 Ocean Way (CDP-2022-2439)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/9/2023)
New ground mounted A/C unit on concrete pad for existing single-family residence. 


2017 Ocean Way (CDP-2022-2440)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/9/2023)
Repairs to front outdoor deck at entryway. Demo 4' x 8' of stone at front entry. Install new 4' x 8' T&G 3/4 plywood. New waterproofing over plywood. Install existing stone over waterproofing. 


2645 Victoria Drive (CDP-2022-2416)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 1/4/2023)
Replace bottom two siding boards in kind, 6.5 feet long and 5' long.


2020 Ocean Way (CDP-2022-2356)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 12/28/2022)
Replace (8) windows and (1) set of French doors in-kind and within original openings.  


32021 Coast Highway (CDP)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 12/28/2022)
Rebuild existing 2-car garage (437 SF) like for like with new footings per 2020 California Building Code requirements. The request includes rebuilding the existing deck on top of the garage like for like.


31001 Coast Highway (CDP-2022-2359)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 12/21/2022)
Remove existing roofing material and install plywood with torch down roofing material (in brown color). 


941 Gaviota Drive (CDP-2022-2311)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Remove 2 picture windows and replace with 3 mulled units in existing openings. Replace 2 slider doors in existing openings. 


937 Gaviota Drive (CDP-2022-2312)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Remove 3 picture windows and replace with 3 mulled units in existing openings. Replace 2 slider doors in existing openings. 


Park Ave. (CDP-2022-2270)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Zone 3 Collector Road Improvements: Project involves rehabilitating the asphalt of Park Avenue, Glenneyre Street and Thalia Street. Project will also reduce crossfall and steep crowns as needed. Project will also include utility adjustments, and street signing and striping. The project will not result in an expansion of an existing use and will not create any additional automobile lanes.

Project is exempt pursuant to Section 30610 (d)(f) of the Coastal Act, specifically per the Repair,  Maintenance and Utility Exclusions adopted by the Coastal Commission on September 5, 1978, Section II.A. Roads. No permit is required for repair and maintenance of existing public roads including landscaping, signalization, lighting, signing, resurfacing, installation or expansion of retaining walls, safety barriers and railings and other comparable development within the existing right of way... "


1585 South Coast Highway (CDP 22-2095)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/30/2022)
Replace existing glass railing with surface mounted glass railing system. Deck coating replacement permitted work under CDP-2021-9539. 


1173 Marine Drive (CDP 22-2183)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/30/2022)
Remove and replace existing roofing material in-kind.  


1991 Ocean Way (CDP-2022-2097)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/15/2022)
Replace two garage doors and repair existing exterior door jamb. 


1902 Ocean Way (DR-2022-1793)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/15/2022)
New windows and doors, new roofing, and replacement of a solid roof overhang with a trellis and a new planter box in the R-1 (Residential Low Density) zone. 


1051 Gaviota Drive (CDP-2022-2013)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Replace one existing exterior stair stringer on permitted beach stairs. Work is less than 10% of existing stairway.


496 Cliff Drive (CDP-2022-2096)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD) 
Demolish existing 4'11" tall block wall and gate on the northwest side of the property approximately 20 feet in length and replace block wall with a 4' 11" wrought iron fence and gate in the same location and same length.


955 S Coast Hwy (CDP-2022-2038)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/7/2022)
with smaller doors in existing opening, waterproofing all decks, and re-stucco on a property not located between the sea and the first public road. 


1590 S Coast Hwy (CDP-2022-2024)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/7/2022)
Replace two existing beams in kind on a property not located between the sea and the first public road. 


145 McKnight Drive (CDP-2022-1999)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/2/2022)
Minor remodel and 62 sq. ft. addition within existing roof line to existing SFR, door and window changes/new windows, new chimney.


17 Montage Way (CDP-2022-2036)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/2/2022)
Replace materials of the water feature in the courtyard.


Heisler Park and Main Beach; various locations (TUP-2022-1989)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 11/2/2022)
The Laguna Art Museum is proposing to place seven temporary sculptures at various locations at Main Beach and Heisler Park from 11/3/22 through 11/6/22. The installations have been sited to maintain beach access and beach recreation opportunities and avoid wave impacts. A museum representative will be stationed at each sculpture, which may be viewed at no cost. Sand bags will secure each sculpture and allow for easy removal with no permanent impacts to the environment.


1811 Ocean Way (CDP-2022-2025)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Repair and/or replace existing deck sheathing. 


10 Smithcliffs Road (CDP-2022-1966)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 10/31/2022)
Remodel existing pool, remove existing spa, reduce size, and install rear-yard hardscape on a site not located between the sea and the first public road.


825 South Coast Highway (ZPC- 22-0639)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Replacement of existing doors and windows.  No expansion of existing openings. 


940 Bluebird Canyon Drive (CDP-2022-1835)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 10/28/2022)
Remove existing roof material and replace with comp. shingle, like for like.


The intersection of State Route 1 (South Coast Hwy) and Cress Street (0R170 (1218000062))

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 10/28/2022)
Caltrans proposes ADA and safety improvements at the intersection of State Route 1 (South Coast Highway) and Cress Street in the City of Laguna Beach in Orange County. This project proposes to upgrade the ADA curb ramps to current ADA standards per DIB 82-06 and replace signals, add safety lighting and enhance pavement delineation. The project is exempt per the Repair, Maintenance, and Utility Hook-Up Exclusion from Permit Requirements adopted by the Coastal Commission on September 5, 1978. (Coastal Act/30610(d); 14 Cal. Code of Regulations/13252(c))”


330 S Coast Highway (CDP-2022-1900)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
The applicant requests administrative design review to modify the previously approved project (PCDR 21-10019/VA 21-10022 and CDP 21-10021) located at 330 S. Coast Highway (Finney’s at the White House).  Modifications include a revised rooftop equipment plan, skylight revisions and new electric panel access doors.  


31675 Sea Bluff Lane (CDP 22-1940)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Replacement of sliding doors and windows within one foot of openings and interior remodel.


1101 Marine Drive (CDP-2022-1775)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 10/13/2022)
Repair/Replace existing wood siding and existing stone siding on existing SFD, like for like.


194 Nyes Place (CDP 22-1864)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 10/4/2022)
Replace decks with trex, replace guardrails with glass,  repair exterior stairways and replace handrails for a single family home property not located within 300 feet of the beach, and not located within 50 feet of a bluff edge.


31512 West Street (CDP 22-0696)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
New 180 SF attached covered patio, new hardscape, new landscaping, new garden enclosure structure, repair existing deck, new fencing.


37 Lagunita Drive (CDP 22-1693)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 09/20/2022)
New exterior stucco, replace light fixtures, new entry pergola, replace decking and guardrails, replace doors and windows and add new doors to a single family home not located between the sea and the first public road, not located within 300 feet of the beach, and not located within 50 feet of a bluff edge.


783 Summit Drive (CDP-22-1704)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 10/14/2022)
Remove and replace existing comp shingle with like shingle 


20652 Laguna Canyon Road (CDP-2022-1703)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Remove (2) existing HVAC units and concrete pad and install (2) new HVAC units and concrete pad in same location.


31595 Table Rock Drive (CDP-2022-1673)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Remove existing roof and replace with new torch down roof.


32021 Coast Highway (CDP 22-1566)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 8/23/2022)
Replace windows and window headers in kind. Repair a deck beam and waterproof all decks.


1001 S. Coast Hwy (CDP-2022-1568)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 8/22/2022)
Fire damage restoration of upper story apartment above car repair garage. Remove and replace roof framing (600 sq. ft.) & floor framing (600 sq. ft.). Replace roofing (1,300 sq. ft.). Restore damaged exterior walls and restore finishes. All exterior finished, colors and style to match existing.


622-626 Cliff Drive (CDP 2022-1480)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 8/15/2022)
Remove existing roofing material and replace with new torch down system and laminated asphalt shingles. 


31561 Table Rock Drive, Unit 420 (CDP 22-1371)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Remodel of an existing one level condo (remove non-structural interior walls) and replacement of all windows and doors, relocate one window, and add skylight. 


1944 Ocean Way (ZPC 22-0340)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Less than 10% cumulative addition to existing single-family dwelling on a lot not located between the sea and first public road, new exterior windows and doors, and two new AC units.  


496 Cliff Drive, Unit 1 (RBP-2022-0832)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: TBD)
Interior remodel (317 sqft), remove interior shear wall and interior bearing wall.


30922 Coast Highway (CDP 22-1144)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/29/2022)
Remove north facing sloped roof and replace with new tile roofing, No structural roof changes are proposed.


904 Bluebird Canyon Drive (RBP 22-0900)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/29/2022)
Replacement of all wood siding with new hardie board siding.


31561 Table Rock Dr., #419 (CDP 22-1113)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/29/2022)
Remodel of an existing one level condo (remove non-structural interior walls) and replacement of all windows and one exterior door 


350, 352, 354, & 356 Cliff Drive (ZPC-2022-0623) 

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/17/2022)
Minor facade improvements including new windows and doors for all units.


 1101 South Coast Highway (CDP-2022-0986)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/13/2022)
Repair damage to a portion of the existing exterior stairs, handrails, and adjacent wall. Same size and location, like for like material.   


31702 Seacliff Drive (CDP-2022-0790)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/10/2022)
Replace siding


31899 Circle Drive (CDP-2022-0943)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/7/2022)
Replace existing exterior stucco like for like.  


12 Lagunita Drive (CDP-2022-0898)

Notice of Exemption (Appeal Period Ends: 6/7/2022)
Replacement of existing railing in same location.