Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR), Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program (MMRP) and CEQA Findings are available for public review and can be downloaded from the links below. A duly noticed public hearing will be held before the Nevada County Planning Commission to consider a recommendation to the Board of Supervisors for the project including the complete Environmental Impact Report (the Draft EIR, Technical Appendicies, Final EIR, the MMRP and the CEQA Findings) on a future date yet to be determined.
Final Environmental Impact Report:
Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program and CEQA Findings:
Comment Letters and Responses Broken Down For Easier Download:
Draft Environmental Impact Report (DEIR) is available for public review. The public review period is September 12, 2013 to November 12, 2013 (60-days). For more detail please review the Notice of Availability and Notice of Availability-Addendum or download the DEIR below.
Project Description: REZONE (Z12-002), GENERAL PLAN MAP AMENDMENT (GP12-002), and CERTIFICATION of the EIR (EIR12-002). The project proposes changing the General Land Use and Zoning Designation for 18 selected properties to Urban High Density/high density residential zoning (UHD/R3) and adding the Regional Housing Need (RH) Combining District (LUDC Sec. L-II 2.7.11) to accommodate the future development of high density housing, as mandated by the State Department of Housing and Community Development.
Draft Enviromental Impact Report: