Ione Band of Miwok Indians (Tribe) Proposed 228.04 Acre Fee-to-Trust Land Transfer and Casino Project

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
United States Department of the Interior, Indian Affairs
Document Title
Ione Band of Miwok Indians (Tribe) Proposed 228.04 Acre Fee-to-Trust Land Transfer and Casino Project
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
Commercial, undeveloped, abandoned runway / commercial, residential agriculture / County-Residential, suburban; City-Commercial
Document Description
NOTE: Final EIS / Review per lead Approval of a 228.04-acre fee-to-trust land transfer and the construction of a casino-hotel complex. The proposed project includes the development of an approximately 120,000 square-foot gaming facility, 166,500 square-foot hotel, and 30,000 square-foot event/conference center on the 228.04-acre site. The gaming facility would include a casino floor, food and beverage areas, meeting areas, guest support services, offices, and security area. The five-story hotel facility would have 250 rooms, while the event/conference center would have seating for 1,200 people. Access to the casino would be provided from State Route 49.

Contact Information

John Rydzik
Agency Name
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
State Route 49 and Village Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
08-110-009,-022,-026, 10-200-003,-004,-006,-007,-008,-009,-10,011,-021
State Highways
Hwy 49 and 16
6.7 miles SE
Monarch Montessori
Tributary to Dry Creek and Little Indian Creek

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Airport/Energy Projects, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Health and Human Services, California Department of Justice, Attorney General's Office, California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, Division of Transportation Planning (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Water Resources, Office of Emergency Services, California, Office of Historic Preservation, Other Agency(ies), Resources Agency, Resources, Recycling and Recovery, State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance, California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Department of Transportation, District 10 (DOT)
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 316,500, Acres 79.9, Employees 1,271), Water Facilities (Type On-site wells, MGD 0.108), Waste Treatment:Other (Type: MBR, MGD 0.2)
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, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Schools/Universities, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire, Wildlife

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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