Newark Area 3 and 4 Specific Plan Project

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Newark
Document Title
Newark Area 3 and 4 Specific Plan Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Current site uses: light industrial, auto dismantlers, agricultural land, Low-Density Residential, institutional (Ohlone College) and City of Newark fire station, park and George Silliman community center uses.

Document Description
Note: Project WITHDRAWN per lead - 04/02/2014. The ~950 acre site is located in southwestern Newark and is generally bound by Mowry Avenue, Cherry Street, Stevenson Boulevard, and the Mowry Slough. Area 3 has a 1992 General Plan designation of Special Industrial. Area 4 is west of Area 3 and extends to Mowry Slough. Area 4 has a 1992 General Plan called for a Specific Plan to be prepared as a detailed guide to development of the Area. A total of 638 acres: all of Area 4 and a 77 acre parcel in Area 3 are evaluated for development, the balance of Area 3 is not envisioned for further development. The Areas 3 & 4 Specific Plan allows for development of up to 1,260 housing units of various densities, an up to 600 student elementary school, a golf course, open space areas, as well as retention of existing light industrial and institutional uses.

Contact Information
Terrence Grindall
City of Newark
Lead/Public Agency
37101 Newark Boulevard
Newark, CA 94560-3796

Phone : (510) 578-4208


37°30'"N 121°59'"W
Cross Streets
Cherry St, Mowry Avenue, Stevenson Blvd
Total Acres
State Highways
College, HS
Mowry Slough

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Development Type
Residential Educational (600-student Elementary School) Recreational (golf course with club house)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Rezone
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Geology/Soils Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Public Services Transportation Energy
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Housing and Community Development Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC)

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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