GPA #1, ZCC #11, Map 139-22


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Kern County
Document Title
GPA #1, ZCC #11, Map 139-22
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Project site is an agricultural use with a Map Code Designation of 8.1 (Intensive Agriculture) and a Zoning Classification of A (Exclusive Agriculture).

Document Description
(a) Amend the Kern County General Plan from 8.1 (Intensive Agriculture) to 5.7 (Residential - Minimum 5 gross acres/dwelling unit); (b) a change in zone classification from A (Exclusive Agriculture) to E (5) RS MH (Estate - Minimum 5 acre parcels - Residential Suburban - Mobile Home). The project site is approximately 39 acres total of vacant land. Staff approximates a maximum of 8 dwelling units to be built on the site. The Valley Acres/Dustin Acres Burn Dump site is within close proximity (1/4 mile) to the project site. The site is not under a Williamson Act land use contract, and has been excluded from Agriculture Preserve #3. As proposed, sewage disposal will be provided through individual septic systems, and West Kern Water will provide the water. Access will be provided from Evans Ranch Road, an unpaved access easement.

Contact Information
Craig M. Murphy
Kern County Planning Department
2700 M Street, Suite 100
Bakersfield, CA 93301

Phone : (661) 862-8739


Cross Streets
Westside of Evans Ranch Road between Dustin Acres Road and Valley West Road
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (8 Units, 40 Acres)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Public Services Recreation/Parks Septic System Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Water Quality Water Supply Growth Inducing Land Use
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol Caltrans, District 6 Department of Conservation Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 4 Department of Health Services Department of Water Resources Native American Heritage Commission Office of Historic Preservation Regional Water Quality Control Bd., Region 5 (Fresno) Resources Agency Department of Toxic Substances Control

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