Partial Recirculated Draft EIR for Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan

by Placerville Newswire / Apr 22, 2016 / comments

45-day Public Review Period, April 22 - June 6, 2016.  On April 22, 2016. The County released a Notice of Availability (NOA) of a Partial Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report (RDEIR) for the Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan.  The RDEIR is available for a 45-day public review period.   The deadline to submit written comments is 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 6, 2016.

Proposed Specific Plans
The County is currently processing three proposed Specific Plan projects in the El Dorado Hills and Cameron Park area. These projects are Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan, Lime Rock Valley Specific Plan, and Village of Marble Valley Specific Plan. Information on these projects can be accessed at the following web links.
Central El Dorado Hills
Partial Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report

On April 22, 2016, the County released a Notice of Availability (NOA) of a Partial Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report (RDEIR) for the proposed Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan (CEDHSP). The RDEIR includes revisions to Section 3.6 (Greenhouse Gas Emissions), Chapter 4 (Alternatives Analysis), and Chapter 5 (Other CEQA Considerations), which included information pertaining to GHGs. The remainder of the previously released Draft EIR is not part of this recirculation. The RDEIR is available for public and agency review for a 45-day review period. Comments are due by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, June 6, 2016.
The Final EIR (FEIR) will include written responses to the comments submitted on the previously circulated DEIR, as well as the comments received on the Partial RDEIR.
The original Draft EIR released on November 20, 2015 is available under Supporting Documents below.
(The documents below are in PDF format and should be viewed with Adobe Reader.)
Notice of Availability Partial Recirculated Draft EIR Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan – April 22, 2016 Posted 04-22-2016
Partial Recirculated Draft EIR Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan – April 2016(307 pages, 20,364 KB) Posted 4-22-2016
Click on the document below for more information on the Project.
Central El Dorado Hills Specific Plan Project Fact Sheet Posted 04-22-2016

If you have questions or would like more information on the County’s Specific Plan application process, please contact:
Rommel (Mel) Pabalinas 
Senior Planner 
rommel.pabalinas@edcgov.us 
(530) 621-5363 Direct 
(530) 621-5355 Main 
Additional Information 
Information regarding what a Specific Plan encompasses can be found at the following web pages:
California Governor’s Office of Planning and Research, The Planner’s Guide to Specific Plans
El Dorado County Zoning Ordinance, Title 17, Chapter 17.22 Land Use Permit Procedures, Specific Plan (Sections 650 – 680)
California Government Code Sections 65450-65457

See more HERE