Shafter-Wasco Sanitary Landfill Permit Revision (GPA 8, CUP 1, Map 78, Ag Preserve No. 8 Exclusion)

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
Shafter-Wasco Sanitary Landfill Permit Revision (GPA 8, CUP 1, Map 78, Ag Preserve No. 8 Exclusion)
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Landfill, Landfill Buffer Land, and Agriculture Zoning: A (Exclusive Agriculture) General Plan: 3.4 (Solid Waste Facility) and 8.1 (Intensive Agriculture)

Document Description
(A) Revise Solid Waste Facility Permit to change boundary from 160.61 acres to 357.48 acres; increase permitted elevation of the landfill; increase permitted capacity of the landfill; (B) General Plan and Appendix E Map Amendment from 8.1 to 3.4.1 for up to 196.87 acres for landfill buffer; (C) amend the legal description of the CUP #1, Map #78 to include additional buffer lands within the permitted facility boundary; (D) petition for exclusion from Agricultural Preserve #8 for 407.69 acres; (E) file Non-Renewal of Williamson Act Contract for landfill buffer areas (247.08 acres) and file a cancellation for a portion of those buffer areas (89.81 acres), and; (F) record a Redundant Deed or Lot Line adjustment to merge the multi-parcel site into one.

Contact Information
Donn Fergerson
Kern County Waste Management Department
Lead/Public Agency
2700 "M" Street, Suite 500
Bakersfield, CA 93301

Phone : (661) 862-8765


Shafter Wasco
Cross Streets
Scofield Avenue / Lerdo Highway
Total Acres
Parcel #
088-100-08, 38, 40
5, 8

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Waste Treatment:Other (Class III Landfill)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Use Permit
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 Septic System Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC)

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