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SEC. 11.5.2. AREA PLANNING COMMISSIONS.
   (Amended by Ord. No. 173,492, Eff. 10/10/00.)
 
   A.   Boundaries. In accordance with Charter Section 552, there are hereby established seven Area Planning Commissions. The Area Planning Commissions, and their boundaries are as follows:
 
   1.   North Valley Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   Arleta - Pacoima Community Plan, as adopted on November 6, 1996, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-1396.
 
   (b)   Chatsworth - Porter Ranch Community Plan, as adopted on July 14, 1993, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 91-1045-43.
 
   (c)   Granada Hills - Knollwood Community Plan, as adopted on July 10, 1996, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-0994.
 
   (d)   Mission Hills -Panorama City - North Hills Community Plan, as adopted on June 9, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 97-0706.
 
   (e)   Northridge Community Plan, as adopted on February 24, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-0027.
 
   (f)   Sun Valley - La Tuna Canyon Community Plan, as adopted on August 13, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-2025.
 
   (g)   Sunland - Tujunga - Lakeview Terrace - Shadow Hills - East La Tuna Canyon Community Plan, as adopted on November 18, 1997, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 97-0703.
 
   (h)   Sylmar Community Plan, as adopted on August 6, 1997, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 96-0429.
 
   2.   South Valley Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   Canoga Park - Winnetka - Woodland Hills - West Hills Community Plan, as adopted on August 17, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-1957.
 
   (b)   Encino - Tarzana Community Plan, as adopted on December 16, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-1823.
 
   (c)   North Hollywood - Valley Village Community Plan, as adopted on May 14, 1996, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-0830.
 
   (d)   Reseda - West Van Nuys Community Plan, as adopted on November 17, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 96-1597.
 
   (e)   Sherman Oaks - Studio City - Toluca Lake - Cahuenga Pass Community Plan, as adopted on May 13, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 97-0704.
 
   (f)   Van Nuys - North Sherman Oaks Community Plan, as adopted on September 9, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-0572.
 
   The South Valley Area Planning Commission shall also serve those areas included within the boundaries of the Mulholland Scenic Parkway Specific Plan, as adopted by Ordinance No. 167,943 on June 29, 1992, the boundaries of which are shown in the map attached to that ordinance. To the extent any area included within the boundaries of the Mulholland Scenic Parkway Specific Plan is also included within a community plan, that area shall be served by the South Valley Commission, and not by any other Area Planning Commission that would otherwise be authorized to serve that area under this subsection.
 
   3.   West Los Angeles Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   Bel Air - Beverly Crest Community Plan, as adopted on November 6, 1996, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-1386; except for that area within the boundaries of the Mulholland Scenic Parkway Specific Plan, which area shall be served by the South Valley Area Planning Commission as provided in Subdivision 2 of this subsection.
 
   (b)   Brentwood - Pacific Palisades Community Plan, as adopted on June 17, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-0771; except for that area within the boundaries of the Mulholland Scenic Parkway Specific Plan, which area shall be served by the South Valley Area Planning Commission as provided in Subdivision 2 of this subsection.
 
   (c)   Palms - Mar Vista - Del Rey Community Plan, as adopted on September 17, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 97-0705.
 
   (d)   Venice Community Plan, as adopted on October 14, 1970, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 76-1403.
 
   (e)   West Los Angeles Community Plan, as adopted on July 27, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-2024.
 
   (f)   Westchester - Playa Del Rey Community Plan, as adopted on June 13, 1974, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 72-2670.
 
   (g)   Westwood Community Plan, as adopted on July 27, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-1534.
 
   The West Los Angeles Area Planning Commission shall also serve those areas included within the boundaries of the Interim Plan for the Los Angeles International Airport, as adopted by the City Council on January 12, 1981, the boundaries of which are shown on the map in Council File No. 82-4283-S1.
 
   4.   Central Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   Central City Community Plan, as adopted on May 2, 1974, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 72-1723.
 
   (b)   Central City North Community Plan, as adopted on February 5, 1985, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 84-1717.
 
   (c)   Hollywood Community Plan, as adopted on December 13, 1988, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 86-0695-S1; except for that area within the boundaries of the Mulholland Scenic Parkway Specific Plan, which area shall be served by the South Valley Area Planning Commission as provided in Subdivision 2 of this subsection.
 
   (d)   Westlake Community Plan, as adopted on September 16, 1997, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-1234.
 
   (e)   Wilshire Community Plan, as adopted on May 17, 1976, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 75-2828-S1.
 
   5.   East Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   Boyle Heights Community Plan, as adopted on November 10, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-1302.
 
   (b)   Northeast Los Angeles Community Plan, as adopted on June 15, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 99-0711.
 
   (c)   Silver Lake - Echo Park Community Plan, as adopted on February 17, 1984, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 83-0071.
 
   6.   South Los Angeles Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   South Central Los Angeles Community Plan, as adopted on March 22, 2000, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-1192.
 
   (b)   Southeast Los Angeles Community Plan, as adopted on March 22, 2000, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 99-0496.
 
   (c)   West Adams - Baldwin Hills - Leimert Community Plan, as adopted on May 6, 1998, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 97-0534.
 
   7.   Harbor Area Planning Commission: To serve those areas included within the boundaries of the following community plans:
 
   (a)   Harbor Gateway Community Plan, as adopted on December 6, 1995, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 95-1394.
 
   (b)   San Pedro Community Plan, as adopted on March 24, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-1771.
   (c)   Wilmington - Harbor City Community Plan, as adopted on July 14, 1999, the boundaries of which are shown on a map in Council File No. 98-1619.
 
   The Harbor Area Planning Commission shall also serve those areas included within the boundaries of the Port of Los Angeles Plan, as adopted by the City Council on September 28, 1982, the boundaries of which are shown on the map in Council File No. 82-0400.
 
   B.   Change in Boundaries. If the boundaries of any community plan or specific plan mentioned in subsection (a) of this section are changed, that change will not affect the boundaries of the areas to be served by each Area Planning Commission as prescribed by this section. A change in the boundaries of the area to be served by any Area Planning Commission shall be effected only by specific amendment or repeal of this section.