Elverta Specific Plan/Countryside Equestrian Estates (Control No: 99-SBF-GPB-CZB-0351/00-RZB-SDP-0442);

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Sacramento County
Document Title
Elverta Specific Plan/Countryside Equestrian Estates (Control No: 99-SBF-GPB-CZB-0351/00-RZB-SDP-0442);
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
The project site is currently designated as Urban Development Area and Agricultural-Residential on the General Plan, and is zoned promarily AR-5 with minor amounts of AR-5(F), AR-2 and AR-1 zoning. The site is sparsley populated (65 existing households) and currently supports hay crop, dry pasture & irrigated truck farming uses.

Document Description
A NOP of a Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Elverta Specific Plan project was issued on September 6, 2000. That project has subsequently been revised to also include request for rezone and tentative subdivision map entitlements for the 275.4+/- acres of land known as Countryside Equestrian Estates (CEE) located within the northeast portion of the Elverta Specific Plan area. Changes to the Elverta Specific Plan project description as contained in the oringinal NOP are necessary to reflect inclusion of the CEE rezone and tentative map requests within the Elverta Specific Plan project proposal. The project consists of adoption of the Elverta Specific Plan and related land use entitlements which will guide the development of 1,734 acres of land located in north central Sacramento County in a comprehensive and coordinated manner. The proposed Specific Plan is primarily residential in character: it includes 894 acres of urban residential uses and 552 acres of agricultural-residential uses with a total holding capacity of up to 4,950 units; 10 acres of commercial uses; 20 acres of school uses; 20 acres of park uses; 19 acres (former landfill site) for potential use as an equestrian center; and 219 acres to be used for drainageways, detention facilities, trails, powerline corridor and major roads.

Contact Information
Dennis Yeast
Sacramento County
827 7th Street, Room 220
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone : (916) 874-7914


Cross Streets
Elverta Road/16th Street
Total Acres
McClellan AFB/Rio Linda Airport
Dry Creek
Other Location Info
Rio Linda/Elverta
Other Information
Section cont. 15,16,21,22

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (4,950 Units, 1,446 Acres) Commercial (10 Acres) Educational (20 acres) Recreational (20 acres)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Rezone Subdivision
Project Issues
Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Noise Public Services Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Land Use
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Highway Patrol California State Lands Commission Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 Department of Toxic Substances Control

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