General Plan Amendment/Zone Change No. 08-1746


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Bakersfield
Document Title
General Plan Amendment/Zone Change No. 08-1746
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Low Medium Density Residential; Suburban Residential/low Density Residential; General Commercial, One Family Dwelling & Estate
Document Description
The project will include a General Plan Amendment to change the land use from Low-Medium Density Residential to Office Commercial on 14.4 acres, LMR to High Density Residential on 33.4 acres, and LMR to General Commercial on 20 acres. The project will also include a zone change on the same 68 acres, plus a zone change on a 19 acre parcel to the northwest. The zone change will include One Family Dwelling to Professional & Administrative Office on 14.4 acres, One Family Dwelling to High Density Multiple Family Dwelling on 33.4 acres, R-1 to Regional Commercial on 20 acres, and E to Regional Commercial C-2 on 18.96 acres. The project will include the development of ~140,000 sf of professional office space, 290,000 sf of retail space and 600 of multi-family dwelling units. On the 19 acre parcel to the northwest, a site plan for a church site has been approved by the County. The proposed zone change on the 19 acre parcel is to make the City zoning consistent with City land use of general commercial and County zoning already approved by the Board of Supervisors.

Contact Information

Cecelia Griego
Agency Name
City of Bakersfield
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Taft Hwy/Chevalier Rd
Total Acres
Parcel #
185-008-12; 517-030-05
State Highways
119, 99

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, Central Region 4 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB), Department of Water Resources, Office of Historic Preservation, Resources Agency
Development Types
Residential (Units 600, Acres 33.4), Office (Sq. Ft. 140,000, Acres 14.4), Commercial (Sq. Ft. 290,000, Acres 20)
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Rezone, Annexation
Project Issues
Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Economics/Jobs, Transportation

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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