County File# LP09-2002, U.S. Coast Guard Rescue 21 Project - Wireless Communication Facility


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Contra Costa County
Document Title
County File# LP09-2002, U.S. Coast Guard Rescue 21 Project - Wireless Communication Facility
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Z: General Agricultural (A-2) GP: Agricultural Lands (AL)
Document Description
SBA Towers, Inc. proposes to install a wireless communication facility on the north side of the subject 2 acre parcel located at 5755 Nortonville Road in Pittsburg. The project includes construction of a: 118 ft tall non-guided tower with 4 antennas and one lightning rod, equipment shelter, and emergency back-up diesel powered generator and extension of utilities to the site (~125 ft). The project also includes the installation of a 6 ft tall chain link security fence, widening of the existing unpaved dirt access road by 12 inches at 2 locations (due to sharp turns) and removal of several abandoned telecommunication facilities. The proposed United States Coast Guard's "Rescue 21" project will improve the ability of the U.S. Coast Guard to assist mariners in distress, save lives, as well as enhance Homeland Security.

Contact Information

Francisco Avila
Agency Name
Contra Costa County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Contra Costa
Cross Streets
Kirker Pass Road/Nortonville Rd
Total Acres
Parcel #

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Bay Delta Region 3 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 4 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Francisco Bay Region 2 (RWQCB), Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency
Development Types
Other (wireless communication facility)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Agriculture and Forestry Resources, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Drainage/Absorption, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Land Use/Planning, Noise, Transportation, Vegetation

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