Meriam Park

6 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Chico, City of (City of Chico)
Document Title
Meriam Park
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
A perimeter fence encloses portions of the property and there are few structural improvements except for an existing radio tower and its accompanying equipment bunkers which occupy an area in the east central portion of the site. The tower is no longer utilized for broadcasts and will be removed in 2008 upon expiration of the leases currently in place. GP: Low Density Residential, Medium Density Residential, Medium High Density Residential, Community Commercial, Office, Mixed-Use Neighborhood Core, Public Facility and Services, Open Space/Conservation-Safety.

Document Description
The proposed project includes text amendments to add a new Special Mixed Use (SMU) designation to the General Plan and establish standards for density and development intensity and to the Chico Municipal Code to add a Traditional Neighborhood Development (TND) zoning district. The project also includes amendments to the General Plan and zoning to apply the SMU designation and TND zone to the Meriam Park project site.

Contact Information
Mike Sawley
City of Chico
411 Main Street P.O. Box 3420
Chico, CA 95927

Phone : (530) 879-6812


Cross Streets
West side of Bruce Road between SH-32 and E. 20th Street
State Highways
Hwy 32
Hank Marsh JH
Little Chico Creek, Big Chico Creek, Dead Horse Slough

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (3,200 Units) Commercial (1,187,000 Sq. Ft.)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Master Plan Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects Other Other Issues: Hydrology
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 California Department of Health Care Services California Department of Parks and Recreation California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Redding Region 5 Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Highway Patrol California Department of Transportation, District 3 Department of Water Resources

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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