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Code Enforcement Appeal/Abatement Hearing 

September 14, 2018 at 8:30 AM

Permit Sonoma
2550 Ventura Avenue
Hearing Room
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.465074, -122.723705

Agenda

Hearing Officer: Charles Tarr

Note: Hearings will not start prior to the scheduled time, however, start times may be delayed if a hearing runs longer than the allotted time.

Continued from 8/31/2018 Appeal / Abatement Hearing:

Time:8:30 AM
File: VBU18-0288, 0289, 0290, 0291, 0292
Owners: John T. Orgon / Ex Deo Libertas LLC
Location: 7777 Cougar Lane, Santa Rosa
APN: 030-030-010
Staff: Jesse Cablk
Violation: To consider the abatement of four greenhouses and an interior grow room in an agricultural barn used for the cultivation of cannabis in violation of Chapter 7.
Time:9:00 AM
File: VPL18-0247
Owners: California West Coast Ventures, LLC
Location: 5364 Palmer Creek Road, Healdsburg
APN: 069-030-025
Staff: Mark Franceschi
Violation: To consider the appeal of an administrative determination of a violation for commercial cannabis cultivation without a required Use Permit and non-compliance with the Penalty Relief Program requirements in violation of Sonoma County Code Chapter 26. To also consider the abatement of the construction of a greenhouse and placement of a cargo container without permits in violation of Sonoma County Code Chapters 7 and 26.
Time:1:30 PM
File: VPL18-0226
Owners: Patrick R. Bransford
Location: 2260 Los Alamos Road, Santa Rosa
APN: 030-090-002
Staff: Mark Franceschi
Violation: To consider the appeal of an administrative determination of a violation for commercial cannabis cultivation without a required Use Permit and non-compliance with the Penalty Relief Program requirements in violation of Sonoma County Code Chapter 26.

ADA Accessibility: The County of Sonoma does not discriminate on the basis of disability and no person shall, by reason of a disability, be denied the benefits of its services, programs, or activities. This hearing is located in an accessible facility. If you wish to request a copy of the Agenda in an alternate format, or would like to attend this meeting and will require special assistance in order to participate, please contact Elizabeth Koetke at (707) 565-3715 at least 72 hours prior to the hearing to make arrangements.

Administrative Hearings are conducted at the time stated on the agenda, or after the stated time if another item takes longer. County staff will first give a brief report, followed by the property owner or his/her agent’s presentation.

If you wish to speak on an item which appears on this agenda, please wait for the County and the property owner’s presentations to conclude. Typically, the Hearing Officer will then open the hearing for public comment. The hearings are recorded by a stenographer and all testimony must be given through the microphone or submitted in writing. Please state your name upon approaching the microphone. Each person may speak only once and is usually granted 3 to 5 minutes. Time limits are at the discretion of the Hearing Officer.

Please be respectful of the speakers and the varying points of view. No clapping, booing, or speaking out of turn. At the end of the hearing, the owner may be given an opportunity to respond to the comments received. The Hearing Officer will close the public hearing and once the hearing is closed, no further public comments can be received. The Hearing Officer will then review the matter at hand and make a decision within 20 days from the date of the hearing.