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Link to Land Use Commitee Library

Link to DWP MOU Page

Link to Kmart Property Page

Link to Verdugo Golf Course Page

Link to Angeles National Golf Club Page

Link to Election Page

Link to Education Committee Page

Our Community

Zoning, Land Use & Development

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LAND USE COMMITTEE (LUC) previously known as the Design Advisory Committee (DAC)

Documents that Guide our Community

Foothill Blvd. Corridor Specific Plan (FBCSP) & Design Guidelines Manual (PDF Format *) A Specific Plan exists in the Sunland Tujunga Community known as the Foothill Boulevard Corridor Specific Plan and includes a Design Standards Manual for the Plan. The Design Advisory Committee (DAC) of the Sunland Tujunga Neighborhood Council reviews all proposals for change in use of a property within the plan's area. The DAC meets on the first and third Monday of each month at 7 PM (check calendar for agenda) at the Sunland Tujunga North Valley City Hall. Contact the STNC Office Manager
at E-mail: to be placed on the DAC agenda regarding any projects within the Foothill Boulevard Corridor Specific Plan area.

Scenic Preservation Plan Ordinance for San Gabriel/Verdugo Mountains (AKA the Scenic Corridor Plan) 12/19/03

Oak Tree / Protected Tree Ordinance
** Wendy Greuel's motion CF 07-0179 also see CF 03-1459-S1

A Citizen's Guide to  citizen's guide to land use planning as it is practiced in California. Its purpose is to explain, in general terms, how local communities regulate land use and to define some commonly used planning terms.

SB1818 - AFFORDABLE HOUSING INCENTIVES GUIDELINES / REVISIONS - L.A. City Attorney Final report dated 1-15-2008

Generalized Summary of Zoning Regulations City of Los Angeles

Small Lot Subdivision Ordinance

SB1818 State Bonus Density Law

Land Use & Development – Current Items

Angeles National Golf Club Information Page

Angeles National Golf Club (Red Tail Golf Course) at 9401 Foothill — STNC's letter to Wendy Greuel regarding excavation and grading concerns dated 2/7/07

Las Lunitas Substandard Lot Split Page

Verdugo Hills Golf Course Site Information Page

Proposed Home Depot Information Page

Big Tujunga Canyon Information Page

Canyon Hills Information Page

Mansionization/FAR/ICO Information Page

Tujunga Canyon Boulevard Transportation study Motion by Wendy Gruel 10/6/06

Sunland-Tujunga & Foothill Trails District Neighborhood Councils Boundary Information Page

Click Here for DAC Agendas & Minutes

Click Here for City Notices and Projects

DAC Meetings: Twice each month (see calendar)
North Valley City Hall, 7747 Foothill Blvd., Tujunga


LUC Chairman

Dean Sherer

LUC Deputy Chairman

Bill Skiles
LUC Vice Chairman -Design and Architecture Debby Beck

Committee Member

Peter Moen

Committee Member

Aram Avagyan

Committee Member

Cindy Cleghorn

Committee Member

Chaz VanAalst

Committee Member

Elektra Kruger
Committee Member

Elaine Brown
Committee Member Nina Royal
Committee Member Vacant  

Alternate 1

Arsen Karamains
Alternate 2

David Barron

Alternate 3
Lloyd Hitt
Alternate 4 Vacant  


From STNC Bylaws Ver 2.72: The Land Use Committee is a standing committee consisting of community stakeholders and Board members who shall be appointed as deemed appropriate by the Board. The Land Use Committee is a standing committee that:

  • Meets at least once per month
  • Contains up to five Board members, so that a majority of a quorum of the Board will not be present at its Committee meetings.
  • Sends Committee members to attend Planning Commission meetings and other meetings dealing with city development and land use.
  • Meets with representatives of prospective new businesses in the community and negotiates with those representatives to promote community standards of architecture, appearance, and preservation of scenic areas.
  • Issues reports and recommendations to the Board on issues and developments within its purview

PROSECTIVE BUILDERS : How to Meet with the DAC

Project Information Form. Please get this form from the STNC Office. It is for: Property Owners, Business Owners and their agents (developers, construction companies, architects, zoning companies, project coordinators). Fill out and submit to the STNC Office at 7747 Foothill Blvd, Room 101, Tujunga, 91042. You will be notified of the time set aside for your presentation at a meeting of the Design Advisory Committee.

L.A. City Planning Representatives
for Sunland-Tujunga:
Council District 2 Representitives
for Sunland-Tujunga:


Milena Zasadzien
Community Planner
6262 Van Nuys Blvd. #351
Van Nuys, CA 91401
Ph.(818) 374-5061
Fax.(818) 374-5070

Bob Duenas
Sr. Community Planner
6262 Van Nuys Blvd. #351
Van Nuys, CA 91401
Ph.(818) 374-5072

North San Fernando Valley Unit
Dept of City Planning

6262 Van Nuys Blvd. #351
Van Nuys, CA 91401
Tel: (818) 374-5037 • Fax: (818) 374-5070


Richard Alarcon Planning staff
located at City Hall

200 N. Spring Street, Room 470
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Gerald Gubatan, Planning Deputy
Phone: (213) 473-7007 • Fax: (213) 847-0707

Other City of LA Planning Department Contacts

Michael LoGrande, Director of Planning, City of Los Angeles
200 N. Spring Street, Room 525, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Haydee Urita-Lopez, Neighborhood Liaison
Department of City Planning
200 N. Spring Street, Room 525, Los Angeles, CA 90012

Sunland-Tujunga Neighborhood Council © 2007
7747 Foothill Blvd, Room 101, Tujunga, CA • (818) 951-7411 •
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