Canyon Hills Estates Project (Planning Application No. 2021-43)

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SCH Number
Public Agency
City of Lake Elsinore
Document Title
Canyon Hills Estates Project (Planning Application No. 2021-43)
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The project involves a revision to the previously approved Tentative Tract Map No. 34249 to subdivide the 81.32-acre portion into 133 single-family residential lots, three open space lots, two water quality/detention basins, and one 5.82-acre park and the design and construction of 133 single-family homes and related site improvements located within the Canyon Hills Estates Specific Plan.

Contact Information

Damaris Abraham
Agency Name
City of Lake Elsinore
Job Title
Community Development Director
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Lake Elsinore
Other Location Info
The approximately 81.32-acre project site is generally located within the northeast portion of the Canyon Hills Estates Specific Plan, south of Canyon Hills Road, east and west of Cottonwood Canyon Road. The Assessor Parcel Numbers (APNs) associated with the project are APNs 365-230-005, 365-230-006, 365-230-009365-230-011, and 365-230-012. The project site is located to the east of Interstate 15 (I-15). Local access to the site is provided by I-15 and the Railroad Canyon Road interchange, and then Railroad Canyon Road east to Canyon Hills Road. Within the City, Canyon Hills Road is the roadway that provides access to the project site. The site is located in Section 13, Township 6 South, Range 4 West as shown on the Lake Elsinore, California 7.5-minute U.S. Geologic Survey (USGS) topographic map

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Section 15182(c) (Residential Projects Pursuant to a Specific Plan)
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project is exempt from California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA), pursuant to CEQA Guidelines Section 15182(c) (Residential Projects Pursuant to a Specific Plan), where a public agency has prepared an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) on a Specific Plan, a residential project undertaken pursuant to and in conformity with that specific plan is exempt from CEQA. The City adopted the Canyon Hills Estates Specific Plan and EIR No. 2006-04 (SCH No. 2006051073) on January 23, 2007. The proposed project is consistent with the Canyon Hills Specific Plan.
County Clerk


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