Uptown and Central City North Redevelopment Project Area Plans - Reinstatement of Eminent Domain, General Plan Amendment No. 04-02, and Other Entitlement Action

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Summary

SCH Number
2003031072
Lead Agency
San Bernardino, City of (City of San Bernardino)
Document Title
Uptown and Central City North Redevelopment Project Area Plans - Reinstatement of Eminent Domain, General Plan Amendment No. 04-02, and Other Entitlement Action
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
8/27/2004
Present Land Use
CR-2 (Commercial Regional - Downtown), CG-1 (Commercial General), CO-1 (Commercial Office), RM (Residential Medium-high), PF (Public Facilities), CG-2 (Commercial General Baseline/Mount Vernon), IL (Industrial Light), CG-4 (Theme/Specialty Center), and IH (Industrial Heavy).

Document Description
Central City North Redevelopment Project Area: The use of eminent domain be the Redevelopment Agency of the City of San Bernadino (the "Agency") in the Central City North Redevelopment Project Area was originally part of the Central City North Redevelopment Plan when it was adopted in August 1973. Eminent domain powers in Central City North expired on December 8, 1998. The project reinstates the Agency's eminent domain power to acquire land in the Central City North Redevelopment Project Area for nine (9) years - until August 6, 2013. Uptown Redevelopment Project Area: The use of eminent domain in the Uptown Redevelopment Project Area was originally part of the Uptown Redevelopment Plan when it was adopted in June 1986. Eminent domain powers in the Uptown Redevelopment Project Area expired June 18, 1998. The project reinstates the Agency's power of eminent domain to acquire land un the Uptown Redevelopment Project Area for twelve (12) years. General Plan Amendment No. 04-02 and Other Entitlement Actions: The General Plan Amendment changed the designations from IL, Industrial Light to CG-1, Commercial General. Portions of "I" Street and Kendall Avenue in this area will be vacated with a future commercial development project. The proposed Mercado Santa Fe development consists of 9.2 acres within Subarea B of the Uptown Redevelopment Project Area, and is located south of 3rd Street across from the historic Santa Fe Depot. Development of the project includes the demolition of 10 structures (including four residential units) and approximately 85,075 square feet of commercial buildings and the construction of approximately 96,241 square feet of retail use and related parking.

Contact Information
Valerie C. Ross
County of San Bernadino
385 North Arrowhead Avenue
San Bernardino, CA 92415

Phone : (909) 384-5057

Location

Cities
San Bernardino
Counties
San Bernardino
Cross Streets
Various
Total Acres
442.2
Parcel #
Various
State Highways
SR-30/210, SR-259
Railways
BN&SF
Airports
San Bernardino International
Schools
5 Elem, 1 MS, 1 HS, 1 College
Waterways
Santa Ana River, Lytle Creek, Cajon Creek
Township
1S, 1N
Range
3W
Section
Varies
Base
SBB&M
Other Information
Schools: San Bernardino Valley College, San Bernardino HS, Arrowview MS, Lytle Creek, Lincoln, Riley, Mt. Vernon, and Roosevelt Elementary

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
City of San Bernadino, Mayor and Common Council
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
City of San Bernadino, Development Services Department 300 N. "D" Street, 3rd floor San Bernadino, CA 92418

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
N/A

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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