Humboldt County 2009 Housing Element

12 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Humboldt County
Document Title
Humboldt County 2009 Housing Element
Document Type
EIR - Draft EIR
Present Land Use
Document Description
The purpose of this DSEIR is to consider the environmental effects of implementing two (2) programs from the 2009 Housing Element which call for the rezoning of selected properties to encourage multifamily uses. This DSEIR is subsequent to the SEIR for the 2009 Housing Element, which is available on the County's housing Element website at the following link: attachments.pdf The two (2) rezoning programs in the 2009 Housing Element will increase the multifamily development potential by a minimum of 980 units countywide. The Affordable Multifamily Housing Land Inventory rezoning program (H-IM17) will add a minimum of 617 potential multifamily units, and the Surplus Affordable Multifamily Land Inventory program (H-IM18) will add a minimum 363 potential multifamily units to the inventory.

Contact Information

Michael Richardson
Agency Name
Humboldt County Community Development Services Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
US 101, SR 255
Eureka/Arcata, Murray Field
Mad River, Elk River, SF Eel River
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: McKinleyville, Redway

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, General Plan Element, Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Coastal Zone, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Drainage/Absorption, Economics/Jobs, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Growth Inducement, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Population/Housing, Public Services, Recreation, Septic System, Sewer Capacity, Solid Waste, Transportation, Vegetation, Wetland/Riparian, Wildfire
Reviewing Agencies
California Coastal Commission (CCC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Eureka Region 1 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 1 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Housing and Community Development, Department of Toxic Substances Control, Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB)
Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, North Coast Region 1 (RWQCB)

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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