Loma Rica Ranch Specific Plan

7 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Grass Valley
Document Title
Loma Rica Ranch Specific Plan
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Vacant and Agricultural/DR in County/Special Development Area in County and City
Document Description
The LRR Specific Plan area is comprised of multiple contiguous parcels totaling approximately 452 acres located on the northeastern edge of the City, in an area of unincorporated Nevada County. The project would be clustered into four development areas, on neighborhoods, located on approximately 230.5 of the 452 acres in the LLR Specific Plan area. Land uses proposed in the LLR Specific Plan area include the development of approximately 138.1 acres (including blocks, streets and alleys) with a maximum of 700 low, medium and high density primary residential dwelling units, a maximum of 54,000 square feet of mixed-use, commercial and retail uses, and a maximum of 364,161 square feet of business and light industrial uses. Approximately 313.9 acres would be conserved as open space, including improved parks, farm land and natural open space.

Contact Information

Tom Last
Agency Name
City of Grass Valley
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Grass Valley
Cross Streets
Idaho-Matyland Road, Brunswick Road, Sutton Way, and Loma Rica Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Hwy 20/49, 174
Nevada County Airpark
Nevada Union High School
Wolf Creek, Whitewater and Olympia Creeks

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Types
Residential (Units 700), Commercial (Sq. Ft. 54,000), Industrial (Sq. Ft. 364,161)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Specific Plan, Prezone, Annexation
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Fiscal Impacts, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Highway Patrol, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Housing and Community Development, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency, California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Cal Fire, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Cal Fire, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT)

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 state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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