The council approved California Coastal Commission required modifications to the city zoning ordinance and an amendment to the Local Coastal Program related to temporary use permits.
"This came out of the Business Task Force to make it easier for businesses to get over-the-counter TUP approval," said Pearson, who co-chaired task force.
The council also adopted a resolution requesting the commission to certify Local Coastal Program Implementation Plan amendment 2012-5.
Civic Arts District expansion, 5-0
City staff will prepare a report to the council on a proposal to amend the Downtown Specific Plan to include ACT V and the Laguna College of Art & Design in the Civic Arts District.