Crescent Shores Specific Plan


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Blythe
Document Title
Crescent Shores Specific Plan
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
City of Blythe general Plan and Colorado River Corridor Plan (CRCP)

Document Description
The Notice of Preparation (NOP) of an Environmental Impact Report (EIR) is being prepared in response to a request for approval of a Specific Plan, Development Agreement, Tentative Tract Map, General Plan Amendment and Change of Zone for a proposed resort residential project on 746+/- acres in the City of Blythe. The proposed project could result in construction of a combined total of 5,414 residential dwelling units and/or Recreational Vehicle spaces and approximately 539,534 square feet of commercial mixed use development. Planned recreational amenitites may include a series of active and passive lakes, natural open space areas and trails, parks, community pools and other recreation facilities, and/or an 18-hole golf course. A boat launch and associated facilities, services, storage and parking are planned, as are supporting infrastructure to serve the project site, including a possible on-site waste water treatment plant.

Contact Information
Jennifer Wellman
City of Blythe
Lead/Public Agency
235 North Broadway
Blythe, CA 92225

Phone : 760-922-6130 ext 246


Cross Streets
6th Avenue and 8th Avenue
Parcel #
State Highways
US-10, US-95
Colorado River, former Palo Verde Irrigation District Canal

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (Units 5,414, Acres 746+/-) Commercial (Sq. Ft. 539,534) Recreational (Open space, lakes, pools, etc. or an 18-hole golf course)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Specific Plan Rezone Development Agreement, Tentative Tract Map
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Geology/Soils Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Mineral Resources Noise Population/Housing Public Services Transportation Other
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of State Parks, Division of Boating and Waterways California Highway Patrol California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Colorado River Basin Region 7 (RWQCB) Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 6 Department of Housing and Community Development Department of Toxic Substances Control Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Loans and Grants California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California State Lands Commission (SLC) California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Colorado River Board California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Transportation, District 8 (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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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