Chico Volkswagen (GPA 08-04, R2 07-01, UP 07-22, AR 08-19, COA 08-01)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Chico, City of (City of Chico)
Document Title
Chico Volkswagen (GPA 08-04, R2 07-01, UP 07-22, AR 08-19, COA 08-01)
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
900 Broadway - Vacant parking lot, C1 Restricted Commercial zoning, Downtown General Plan 948 Broadway - Vacant parcel, CC Community Commercial zoning, Community Commercial General Plan 231 West 9th Street - Vacant Restaurant, RD Downtown Residential zoning, Downtown General Plan

Document Description
The project consists of: 1. General Plan Amendment: The General Plan designation for the two parcels on the north side of the creek (APNs 004-289-003 and 004-289-002) is Downtown. A change to Community Commercial designation is proposed. No change is proposed for the property on the south side which is designation of Community Commercial. 2. Rezone: The two parcels on the north side of the creek are proposed to be rezoned from C-1 Restricted Commercial and RD Downtown Residential to CC Community Commercial. The parcel on the south side of the creek will retain its current CC Community Commercial zoning designation. 3. Use Permit: The parcels located on the north side of the creek are proposing a use permit to allow outdoor display of vehicles, while the property located on the south side of the creek is proposing a use permit for off-site employee parking and overflow for service vehicles. 4. Architectural Review: is required for the two proposed canopy structures, proposed parking lot and landscaping plans. 5. Certificate of Appropriateness: Is required to allow the removal of the existing structure located at 900 Broadway (Foster Freeze), which is within the LM Landmark Overlay Zone and to allow the construction of two shade canopy features on the north side of the creek.

Contact Information
Jake Morley
City of Chico
411 Main Street
Chico, CA 95927

Phone : (530) 879-6800


Cross Streets
900 and 948 Broadway, 231 West 9th Street
Total Acres
Parcel #
004-289-002 and 003, 005-094-004
Union Pacific main line
CSU Chico, Chico Country Day, Chico HS, Chico Junior High,
Little Chico Creek
Other Information
Schools cont'd: Notre Dame School, Chapman School

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Commercial (1.50 Acres, 7-10 additional Employees)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Site Plan Rezone Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Archaeologic-Historic Vegetation Water Quality Wetland/Riparian Land Use
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Region 2 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 3 California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Public Utilities Commission Department of Water Resources Regional Water Quality Control Bd., Region 5 (Redding) Resources Agency

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