Buena Vista Landfill Soil Stockpile Management/Storage Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Cruz County
Document Title
Buena Vista Landfill Soil Stockpile Management/Storage Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation of a Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Agricultural "CA" (Commercial Agricultural)/"Agricultural Land Use"
Document Description
The project involves the County purchase and use of two adjacent agricultural properties to temporarily relocate and stockpile up to 1.1 million cubic yards of soil excavated from the Buena Vista Landfill. The project would utilize 21 acres of 41 acres on the two listed parcels. Once stockpiled, the soil would be returned to the Buena Vista Landfill in small daily increments over the next 20 years for use in landfill covering operations. Requires an amendment to the Development Permit for the Landfill, a Coastal Zone Permit, and possibly a Riparian Exception.

Contact Information

Kim Tschantz
Agency Name
Santa Cruz County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Santa Cruz
Cross Streets
Buena Vista Drive/Harkins Slough Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
052-011-11; 052-011-09
State Highways
Reniassance High School
Gallighan Slough

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects, Cal Fire, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Resources Agency, Resources, Recycling and Recovery, California Coastal Commission (CCC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Coastal Commission (CCC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics
Development Types
Other (Storage for Landfill Cover)
Local Actions
Use Permit, Coastal Permit, Riparian Exception
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Coastal Zone, Drainage/Absorption, Geology/Soils, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Public Services, Transportation, Wetland/Riparian

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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