Pajaro River Community Access, Recreation, and Education (CARE) Project

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Watsonville
Document Title
Pajaro River Community Access, Recreation, and Education (CARE) Project
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Public facilities

Document Description
As both Lead Agency and project sponsor, the City of Watsonville is proposing to develop public access to the Pajaro River adjacent to the existing Watsonville Wastewater Treatment Facility (WWTF) located off Beach Road, west of Watsonville. The location of the project, which would be developed adjacent to a new recycled water treatment facility and operations/office building currently under construction immediately east of the WWTF. The project would consist of construction of a trailhead parking lot, restroom facilities, interpretive signage, a trail leading to a riverside put-in for small watercraft such as kayaks and canoes, and a second spur trail leading to a river overlook. The river banks adjacent to the canoe put-in would also be stabilized as part of the project.

Contact Information
Bob Geyer
City of Watsonville
Lead/Public Agency
P.O. Box 50000
Watsonville, CA 95077

Phone : (831) 768-3149


Santa Cruz
Cross Streets
401 Panabaker Lane
Total Acres
Parcel #
Pajaro River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Public Access/Restoration)
Local Action
Public Access/Restoration
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Flood Plain/Flooding Hydrology/Water Quality Public Services Recreation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian
Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT) California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Department of Water Resources Resources Agency Department of Toxic Substances Control

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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