State Route 74 Lower Ortega Highway Widening

8 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
California Department of Transportation, District 12 (DOT)
Document Title
State Route 74 Lower Ortega Highway Widening
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
City of San Juan Capistrano General Plan Circulation Element designates SR-74 as a Primary Arterial Highway (4 lanes divided).
Document Description
SR-74 is currently two lanes in each direction. The proposed project would widen SR-74 from Calle Entradero in the City of San Juan Capistrano to the City/County of Orange boundary (approximately 0.9 mile). The project would provide one additional lane in each direction with a painted median and paved shoulder to provide Class II bike facilities where it would merge with the county portion of Ortega Highway.

Contact Information

Dana C. Privitt
Agency Name
California Department of Transportation, District 12
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


San Juan Capistrano
Cross Streets
Ortega Highway (SR-74), Calle Entradero, Via Cordova, Via Cristal, Via Errecarte, Avenida Siega
Total Acres
~ 10
State Highways
Harold Ambuehl ES, Capistrano Valley Christian HS
San Juan Creek

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
Development Types
Transportation:Local Road (Road Widening: 0.9 mile)
Local Actions
Road Widening
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Geology/Soils, Hydrology/Water Quality, Noise, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 12 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Santa Ana Region 8 (RWQCB), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency

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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