Road Work to Delay Three El Dorado Hills Residential Developments

by Placerville Newswire / Mar 18, 2016 / comments

["El Dorado County officials have asked Winn Communities to realign Bass Lake’s intersection with Country Club Lane in that area to improve traffic flow."]

by Ben van der Meer, Sacramento Business Journal -- Winn Communities is looking for an extension on entitlements for three housing projects in El Dorado County. But it’s not because of lagging confidence in the market, or even a lack of labor. Rather, the company wants to complete needed road infrastructure first, said George Carpenter, a company vice president. 

Carpenter said the three projects all got their tentative maps approved in 2005, before the housing meltdown of a few years later. While they’re ready to build now, access to all three projects would come from Bass Lake Road....

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