Zoning: 11.7 acres of R1 Low Density Residential, 43.3 acrs of R2 Medium Density Residential, 10.7 acres of R3 Medium-High Density Residential, 10.7 acres of R3 Medium-High Density Residential, 5.1 acres of R3/RM Medium-High Density Residential with Resource Management overlay, 91.1 acres of OR Office Residential, 9.0 acres of CC Community Commercial, 3.6 acres of CN Neighborhood Commercial, 47.9 acres of PQ Public/Quasi-Public Facilities, 29.7 acres of OS1 Primary Open Space, Preserve and 19.7 acres of OS1 Primary Open Space, Greenway-City.
General Plan Designations: Current loand use includes Low Density Residential, Medium Density Residential, Medium High Density Residential/OPen Space/Conservation, Office, Community Commercial, Mixed-Use Neighborhood Core, Public Facility and Services, Open Space/Conservation and Creekside Greenway (City).
Land Use: The project area is currently vacant, flat to moderately undulating grassland, and includes a section of the City's Little Chico Creek Greenway. There are no buildings or structural improvements in the project area, with the exception of radio towers and their accompanying switchgear bunkers.
The City is preparing an EIR for 271.8 acres of developable land located within southeast Chico. The project proposes to change the Chico General Plan land use designations to 211.4 acres of Special Mixed Use (SMU), 37.8 acres of Open Space/Conservation (OSEC/S), 15.3 acres of Creekside Greenway (City) (CG), 4.4 acres of Park (City) (P) and 2.9 acres of PF&S (Public Facilities and Services, PG&E). The project also proposes to amend the zoning of 211.4 acres to TND (Traditional Neighborhood Development), 37.8 acres to OS1 (Primary Open Space, Greenway-City), 4.4 acres to OS2 (Secondary Open Space, City) and 2.9 acres to PQ (Public/Quasi-Public Facilities).
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Transportation, Mandatory Findings, Utilities, Cultural Resources
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Housing and Community Development, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Office of Emergency Services, California, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 (RWQCB), California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)
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