Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation Fee-to-Trust

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Bureau of Indian Affairs, United States (United States Department of the Interior, Indian Affairs)
Document Title
Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation Fee-to-Trust
Document Type
EA - Environmental Assessment
Present Land Use
Sycuan Resort, open space/gen'l & limited ag, specific plan area, open space, gen'l comm./estate residential, impact sensitive, multiple rural use

Document Description
NOTE: Review Per Lead The Proposed Action consists of transferring ownership of the Sycuan Property to the US Government to be held in trust for the Tribe, and completing the proposed Tribal Project. Implementation of the Tribal Project would result in a number of changes to the management, administration, and development of the Sycuan Property, including (1) the management of natural and cultural resources pursuant to the comprehensive Tribal Natural and Cultural Resources Management Plant; (2) the construction of permanent facilities for the Tribe's annual Traditional Gathering and Pow Wow event; (3) the construction of a secondary access road for the Reservation; (4) the construction of additional housing for Tribal members; and (5) the construction of other facilities to foster the Tribe's economic development and recreational opportunities.

Contact Information
Patrick O'Mallan
U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs
2800 Cottage Way
Sacramento, CA 95825

Phone : (916) 978-6044


32°46'24"N 116°51'10"W
El Cajon
San Diego
Cross Streets
Dehesa Rd/Sloan Canyon Rd
Total Acres
Parcel #
Dehesa ES
Sweetwater River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (50 Units) Recreational (Pow Wow ground, event ctr, equestrian ctr, RV pk) Transportation:Other (limited access road, ~2/3 mile)
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Schools/Universities Septic System Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Wildlife Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Transportation Projects California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 California Department of Health Care Services California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 11 California Highway Patrol Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Department of Water Resources Other Agency(ies) Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Divison of Financial Assistance California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, San Diego Region 9

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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