Santa Ynez Valley Community Plan EIR

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Barbara County
Document Title
Santa Ynez Valley Community Plan EIR
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR

Document Description
The Santa Ynez Valley Community Plan was designed to provide focused policy direction addressing issues and development trends specific to the Santa Ynez Valley. Existing zoning and land use policy allows for up to 1,140 new units. The plan proposes land use policy and zoning changes that would allow up to 1,209 new units, resulting in a net increase of 69 additional units beyond what current policy and zoning allows.

Contact Information
Justin Feek
Santa Barbara County
30 E. Figueroa Street, 2nd Floor
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Phone : (520) 568-2849


Santa Barbara
Cross Streets
CA Highway 154 and CA Highway 246
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
154, 246
Southern Pacific
Santa Ynez
Ballard, Buellton, Los Olivos, Solvang
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Santa Ynez, Los Olivos

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (1,209 Units, 1,590 Acres) Office (1,841,584 Sq. Ft., 75 Acres, 3,683 Employees) Commercial (4,288,088 Sq. Ft., 89 Acres, 8,576 Employees) Industrial (930,224 Sq. Ft., 7 Acres, 930 Employees) Educational (16 acres) Recreational (11 acres)
Local Action
Community Plan
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Septic System 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
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Health Care Services California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 Department of Housing and Community Development Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery California Department of Conservation

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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