Fire Station 3 Site Acquisition and Construction

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Montecito Fire Protection District
Document Title
Fire Station 3 Site Acquisition and Construction
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
Present Land Use: Lemon Orchards. Zoning: 2-E-1, Estate Residential

Document Description
The proposed project would involve approval by the Montecito Fire Protection District Board of Directors of the acquisition of 2.56 acres and the construction of a new fire station and accessory structures totaling ~13,700 gross sf to improve emergency services to the Montecito area. Preliminary plans for the Station include construction of three buildings; a main station of 7,377 sf with apparatus bays, offices, and firefighter residential quarters; a support building of 3,445 sf with a hose drying tower of up to 35 feet in height, and an additional support building of 2,872 sf for carports and storage of reserve apparatus. Paved surfaces would occupy ~0.92 acres of the 2.56 acre site with landscaping covering ~1.3 acres, greater than half the site. Access would be available off East Valley Road via two driveways.

Contact Information
Chief Chip Hickman
Montecito Fire Protection District
Lead/Public Agency
595 San Ysidro Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

Phone : (805) 969-7762


34°26'2"N 119°35'7"W
Santa Barbara
Cross Streets
East Valley Road/Sheffield Drive
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Hwy 192
Romero Creek / Picay Creek
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Montecito

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Fire Station)
Local Action
Use Permit 65402
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Public Services Recreation Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Coastal Commission (CCC) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 (DOT) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 (RWQCB) Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, South Coast Region 5 (CDFW)

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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