NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at 10:15 a.m. or as soon thereafter as the matter may be heard, in the Supervisors’ Chambers, First Floor, Eric Rood Administrative Center, 950 Maidu Avenue, Nevada City, California, the Nevada County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing to consider the following Project:
Adoption of a Mitigated Negative Declaration for Brunswick Commons, a 41-unit affordable apartment project, designed to provide supportive housing targeting the homeless and mentally ill, and a 10,558 square foot Community Resource Center with 9-units of Transitional Housing, and approval of the proposed Project.
The County proposes to develop two separate but related projects on County-owned property located at 936 Old Tunnel Road, Grass Valley, CA 95945 (APN No. 035-400-054). It is anticipated that both the Brunswick Commons affordable housing complex and the Community Resource Center phases of the Project will be constructed and operated by third-parties. It is proposed that an Option to Ground Lease be approved with the Regional Housing Authority and its co-developer, Pacific West Communities, Inc., for a term of up to 99 years pursuant to a Disposition and Development Agreement and Regulatory pertaining to the development and operation of the Brunswick Commons affordable housing complex. The County Board of Supervisors will retain responsibility for reviewing and approving the design and development of the Project, except as otherwise required by law to be approved by the City of Grass Valley, which will be built and operated by applicant on behalf of the County.
Location: 936 Old Tunnel Road, Grass Valley, CA. Assessor’s Parcel Number: 035-400-054
RECOMMENDED ENVIRONMENTAL DETERMINATION: Adoption of Mitigated Negative Declaration and Mitigation Monitoring and Reporting Program.
PROJECT REPRESENTATIVE: Mike Dent, Director of Housing and Community Services
Documents pertaining to project are available for public review and consideration at the following locations: https://www.mynevadacounty.com/2703/Brunswick-Commons-Project. Hardcopies may be reviewed at the Nevada County Board of Supervisors Office, 950 Maidu Avenue, Suite 200, Nevada City, CA 95959, or at the Nevada County Health and Human Services Agency, 950 Maidu Avenue, Suite 120, Nevada City, CA 95959. You have the right to attend the Board of Supervisor’s public hearing to discuss the above matters, provide oral testimony and comment, and/or submit written materials regarding the potential actions. Any person wishing to offer testimony on this matter should appear at the public hearing or may submit written comments (an original and 8 copies) to the Clerk of the Board at or prior to the scheduled public hearing. The Board Chairperson may place reasonable restrictions on the time allowed to any person to speak on these matters. Any person speaking on behalf of an organization or group who wishes additional time must have a written statement signed by an officer of that organization stating that he/she is authorized to speak on behalf of that body, and that he/she is relaying the majority thinking thereof. If you challenge the Board of Supervisors determinations or decisions in court, you may be limited to raising only those issues you or someone else raised at the public hearing described in this notice, or in written correspondence delivered to the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors at, or prior to, the public hearing.