Newby Island Sanitary Landfill & The Recyclery Planned Development Rezoning (File No. PDC07-071)

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
San Jose, City of (City of San Jose)
Document Title
Newby Island Sanitary Landfill & The Recyclery Planned Development Rezoning (File No. PDC07-071)
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preperation
Present Land Use
Sanitary Landfill and Recyclery / R-M Multiple Residence Zoning District, HI Heavy Industrial Zoning District, A(PD) Planned Development Zoning District (Recyclery) / Public/Quasi-Public, Private Open Space, Public Park/Open Space, Light Industrial

Document Description
Planned Development Rezoning of approximately 352 acres from the R-M, HI, and A(PD) Planned Development Zoning Districts to an A(PD) Planned Development Zoning District to recognize the current landfill and related operations and practices and increase the permitted top elevation of the landfill from 150 to 245 feet msl to allow an increase in the capacity of the landfill by approximately 15.12 million cubic yards, excluding cover materials. The project also includes some refinements to the existing site plan and incremental changes in operations that may be necessary for the remaining life of the landfill.

Contact Information
Janis Moore
City of San Jose
200 East Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA 95113-1905

Phone : (408) 535-7815


San Jose
Santa Clara
Cross Streets
Dixon Landing Road and McCarthy Boulevard, west of Highway 880
Total Acres
Parcel #
015-40-003, 005; northern portion of 015-47-001
State Highways
237, 680, 880
Santa Clara and Milpitas Unified School District
Coyote and Lower Penitencia Creeks, Don Edwards S.F. Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Waste Treatment:Storage (Sanitary Landfill) Waste Treatment:Recycling
Local Action
Planned Unit Development Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Noise Public Services Recreation/Parks 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 Other Other Issues: Energy and Climate Change
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects Cal Fire California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 4 California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Resources Agency Resources, Recycling and Recovery California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2

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