Molycorp Mine Expansion

6 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
1999121073
Lead Agency
San Bernardino County
Document Title
Molycorp Mine Expansion
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
7/26/2004
Present Land Use
RC (Resource Conservation); CG (General Commercial); and PD 2.5 (Planned Development - 2.5 acres minimum parcel size)

Document Description
A) Conditional Use Permit for a new Northwest Tailings Storage Area (NWTSA) on 95 acres, onsite evaporation ponds (NEP) on 120 acres, and realignment of the Southern California Edison powerlines. B) Revised Reclamation Plan for reclamation activities related to existing and proposed Mountain Pass Mine facilities on a total of 2,222 acres. C) Environmental Impact Report.

Contact Information
Randy Scott
County of San Bernardino Land Use Services Department
Lead/Public Agency
385 N. Arrowhead Avenue 1st Floor
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0182

Phone : (909) 387-4147

Location

Cities
Mountain Pass
Counties
San Bernardino
Cross Streets
I-15 and Bailey Road
Zip
92366
Total Acres
2,222
Parcel #
572-071-06; 572-091-08, 12, 14, 17, 22; 573-011-01; 572-101-11, 13, 14, 15
State Highways
I-15
Schools
Mountain Pass School
Waterways
Farmer's Wash
Township
15.5N
Range
13/14E
Section
11/12/
Base
SBBM
Other Location Info
Mountain Pass
Other Information
Township: 16N Section: 13, 14, 18 & 19

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
County of San Bernardino
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
San Bernardino County Advance Planning Division 385 North Arrowhead Avenue, First Floor San Bernardino, CA 92415-0182

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
Yes
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
Yes
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes

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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