State Route 79 Realignment Project

8 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Caltrans 8 (San Bernardino) (California Department of Transportation, District 8)
Document Title
State Route 79 Realignment Project
Document Type
SIR - Supplemental EIR
Present Land Use
Agricultural, Open Space, Rural, Community Development, Residential, Commercial, Services/Facilities

Document Description
Note: Partially Recirculated Draft The SR 79 Project proposes to realign SR 79 from Domenigoni Parkway to Gilman Springs Road, a distance of approximately 18 miles, in the cities of Hemet and San Jacinto and unincorporated Riverside County. The realigned highway would be a limited access, four-lane expressway, with two travel lanes in each direction separated by a median. The alternatives evaluated in the DEIR are four Build alternatives, two Design Options, and a No Build Alternative.

Contact Information
Aaron Burton
Department of Transportation, District 8
464 W. 4th Street, MS-829
San Bernardino, CA 92401-1400

Phone : (909) 383-2841


Hemet San Jacinto
Cross Streets
Domenigoni Pkwy to Gilman Springs Road
Parcel #
State Highways
Hwy 79
San Jacinto Branch Line
Hemet-Ryan Airport
Hemet and Winchester
Sal Creek and Hemet Channel
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Transportation:Local Road (Roadway Alignment)
Project Issues
Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Geologic/Seismic Noise Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Conservation California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6 Department of Water Resources Resources Agency

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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