"We're flummoxed to understand why we're so special," said Schmitz. "There is nothing these property owners can do that they haven't already done."
U2 guitarist's project rejected by coastal agency →
Don Schmitz, the project's planning consultant, told commissioners there are homes at similar elevations in the Santa Monica Mountains and there is plenty of development near the site including Malibu's exclusive Serra Retreat neighborhood.
Coastal agency rejects project led by U2 guitarist →