Fire Station #55 - Northwood


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Orange County Fire Authority
Document Title
Fire Station #55 - Northwood
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Suburban Residential General Agricultural Agricultural uses to the west, north and east, and single family residences to the south.
Document Description
The proposed project consists of the development and operation of Fire Station #55-Northwood. The station will provide services to the existing neighborhoods of Northwood Point and lower Peters Canyon, along with the planned future development in the project vicinity. The proposed station will occupy an approximately one acre site and will be constructed in two phases. The first phase will consist of grading activities, site preparation work and the placement of temporary structures for the operation of a fire station. The second phase will include the construction of an approximately 8,500 square-foot permanent facility.

Contact Information

Gene F. Begnell
Agency Name
Orange County Fire Authority
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
North side of Portola Parkway, west of Jeffrey Road, east of Yale Avenue
Total Acres
State Highways
133, 241, 261
Northwood High,Canyon View,Sierra Vista Middle,Brywood Elem,Sant
Rattlesnake Reservoir, Siphon Reservoir

Notice of Completion

State Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Toxic Substances Control, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality, California Department of Transportation, District 12 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 12 (DOT)
Development Types
Other (Fire Station, 8,500 square-foot permanent facility.)
Local Actions
Site Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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