Digital Mack ADU/


SCH Number
Public Agency
City of San Diego
Document Title
Digital Mack ADU/
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project proposes a Coastal Development Permit (CDP) to convert an existing 269-square-foot storage structure to an accessory dwelling unit (ADU), on a 0.16-acre site. The existing detached 1,305 sf single-family residence with detached 225 sf garage would remain. The project is In the RM-1-1 (Residential-Multiple Unit) Zone, of the Ocean Beach Community Plan, Coastal Overlay Zone (Non Appealable- 2), Coastal Height Limit Overlay Zone, Ocean Beach Cottage-Emerging District, Transit Priority Area, Parking Impact Overlay Zone (Coastal Impact), 65-70 dBA ALUCP Noise Contours (CNEL), Airport Approach Overlay Zone, Airport Influence Area (San Diego International Airport (SDIA), Review Area 1) and the Federal Aviation Administration Part 77 Notification (SDIA and North lsland Naval Air Station). The community plan designates the site as Low-Medium Density Residential (10-14 dwelling units per acre).

Contact Information

Jeffrey Szymanski
Agency Name
City of San Diego
Job Title
Senior Planner
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Diego
San Diego
Citywide, Countywide
Total Acres
Other Information
Coastal Development Permit

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
15303 (New Construction)
Reasons for Exemption
The City of San Diego conducted an environmental review that determined the project would not have the potential to cause a significant effect on the environment. The project meets the criteria set forth In C~QA-Section 15303 which consists of construction and location of limited numbers of new small facilities or structures; and the conversion of existing small structures from one use to another. Since CEQA Section 15303 allows for the conversion of an existing structure from one use to another, this exemption was deemed appropriate, This exemption Includes but Is not limited to: one single family residence or a second dwelling unit in a residential zone. In addition, the exceptions listed In CEQA Section 15300.2 would not apply.
County Clerk
San Diego


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