Vista Canyon Ranch

9 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Clarita, City of (City of Santa Clarita)
Document Title
Vista Canyon Ranch
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preperation
Present Land Use
The current County of Los Angeles General Plan/Zoning Designation for the project site is agricultural and manufacturing (A1/M1). The City of Santa Clarita's GPD the project site business park (BP).

Document Description
The project site is currently vacant and in the county of Los Angeles. The applicant is requesting approval to prezone and annex 217 acres of land in the County of Los Angeles into the City of Santa Clarita. The applicant is requesting an Oak Tree Permit, Conditional Use Permit, Tentative Tract Map and General Plan/Zone Change Amendment for a Specific Plan designation to develop a mixed use/transit oriented development that would consist of a mix of 1,200 to 1,600 residential units and 1 to 1.5 million square feet of commercial uses. The applicant is also requesting to remove and encroach into oak trees on-site. As part of the development, the applicant is proposing the dedication of the Santa Clara River (approximately 80 acres), a 12 acre public park, four miles of trails, bank stabilization along the length of the Santa Clara River, the relocation of the Metrolink station from Via Princessa to Vista Canyon Ranch and a Bus Hub next to the Metrolink station which would provide vehicular and pedestrian access to the Fair Oaks Ranch Community. The applicant is proposing to import approximately one million cubic yards of earth into the site. The applicant is also proposing to bridge Los Canyon Road in one of two possible locations over the Santa Clara River from the Fair Oaks Ranch community to Soledad Canyon Road with Lost Canyon Road also splitting off into a two lane roadway connecting to Sand Canyon Road.

Contact Information
Jeff Hogan
City of Santa Clarita
23920 Valencia Boulevard, Suite 300
Santa Clarita, CA 91355

Phone : (661) 255-4330


Santa Clarita
Los Angeles
Cross Streets
Southwest of Sand Canyon Road and the 14 Freeway
Total Acres
Parcel #
2840-005-057, 058; 2840-006-007, 2840-004-017, 2840-004-021, 2840-004-009, 009
State Highways
14 Freeway
Sulphur Springs
Santa Clara River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (1,200-1600 Units) Commercial (1-1.5million Sq. Ft.) Recreational (12 acre public park)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Rezone Prezone Use Permit Subdivision Annexation Other Action Other Action: Oak Tree Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects Cal Fire California Department of Conservation California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 7 California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning California Highway Patrol California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Los Angeles Region 4 California State Lands Commission Department of Housing and Community Development Department of Water Resources Resources Agency California Native American Heritage Commission California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5

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