Specific Plan No. 00336 (Desert Dunes Specific Plan), Change of Zone No. 06876 and Environmental Impact Report No. 00455

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Riverside County
Document Title
Specific Plan No. 00336 (Desert Dunes Specific Plan), Change of Zone No. 06876 and Environmental Impact Report No. 00455
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Site surrently is vacant with no uses, though the proposed project surrounds the Desert Dunes Golf Course. The General Plan land use designation is Medium Density Residential (2 to 5 dwelling units per acre). The current zoning is W-2 (20,000 square foot lot minimum). the proposed zoning will be SP (Specific Plan).

Document Description
The Desert Dunes Specific Plan proposes a mixed-use project that encompasses a total of 485.6 +/- acres of undeveloped land located in eastern Riverside County. The project includes the development of 2,253 +/- age restricted (home ownership age 55 and above) residential units and recreational center. The project will include single family residential detached and attached units with a maximum density of 5 dwelling units per acre. The current General Plan land use designation for the project site is Medium Density Residential, which allows 2 to 5 dwelling units per acre. The current Zoning designation is W-2 which allows 2 dwelling units per acre. Development of the project will require Change of Zone (CZ) in order to accommodate the project Specific Plan. Off-site improvements include a buried reservoir located on 10 acres at the southwest corner of Dillon Road and Long Canyon Road. Additionally, a sewer line extension is proposed to serve the project site.

Contact Information
Adam B. Rush
Riverside County Transportation & Land Management Agency
Lead/Public Agency
Planning Department P.O. Box 1409
Riverside, CA 92502-1409

Phone : (909) 955-9076


Desert Hot Springs
Cross Streets
Palm Drive, 20th Avenue, Bubbling Wells, and 18th Avenue
Total Acres
Parcel #
657-470-005,006 and 007; 657-460-002,004,007 & 008
State Highways
Palm Drive and I-10

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (Units 2,253, Acres 485.6) Recreational (Recreational facility on-site for residents)
Local Action
Specific Plan Rezone Use Permit Land Division (Subdivision, etc.)
Project Issues
Aesthetics Air Quality Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Public Services Recreation Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 8 (DOT) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB) Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6 Department of Housing and Community Development Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Resources Agency California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) Department of Toxic Substances Control

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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