Combined Development Permit for a refinement of the Rancho Cañada Village “Increased Unit, Greater Affordability Project” (Alternative 6B of the Second Final EIR) for a total of 145 housing units, including:
a) Vesting Tentative Subdivision Map subdividing 77 acres into 106 residential lots with common areas and roadways, and approximately 38-acres of habitat preserve on two open space lots. The Subdivision includes the adjoining Monterey Peninsula Regional Parks District parcels for the purposes of adjusting the project’s common boundary;
b) A blanket Administrative Permit (Site Plan Approval) allowing development on 93 single family residential lots (parcels to be zoned MDR Medium Density Residential), 12 townhomes, and 40 units of affordable/workforce housing (parcels to be zoned HDR High Density Residential) within the S Site Plan Review Zoning Overlay District;
c) An Administrative Permit for development within the S District of a 1.5 acre community park and 8.6 acres of common areas, grading of up to 220,000 cubic yards and infrastructure installation, including installation of a below-grade drainage pipe and culvert to improve area-wide flood control and drainage.
d) Use Permit for development in the Carmel Valley Floodplain; and
e) Use Permit for removal of up to 37 trees.
Furthermore, the project includes amendment to the General Plan Policy CV-1.27 of the Carmel Valley Master Plan to change 50% to 20% affordable housing for the Rancho Canada Village Special Treatment Area (RCV STA) notwithstanding any other General Plan policies and Zoning Change to rezone the properties from P/QP (Public/Quasi Public) to MDR (Medium Density Residential), HDR (High Density Residential), and O (Open Space), with text added to MDR & HDR special development standards sections for the RCV STA.