The project site was part of the Lake Forest Opportunities Study Area (OSA), which changed the land use designations of several properties to allow for residential development. Among them, the project site was redesignated from Open Space to Low-Density Residential (General Plan Amendment 2008-02E and Zone Change 2008-05). A Program Environmental Impact Report (PEIR) analyzing the impacts of the Opportunities Study Area was certified in June 2008.
Tentative Tract Map No. 15594/Site Development Permit 2008-11 (The Pinnacle at Serrano Highlands) to subdivide 24.6 gross acres of undeveloped land into 85 numbered lots for single-family residential use, one numbered lot for private park purposes, 22 lettered lots designated for open space or common access driveways, and 3 lettered lots for private streets and sidewalks. The Pinnacle at Serrano Highlands residential project of 85-single family homes, 2 pocket parks, a 1.5-acre linear park following an existing utility easement, and an open space buffer within the City of Lake Forest.
A Subsequent Mitigated Negative Declaration, tiering off of the Lake Forest Opportunities Study Area Program Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project.
Del Lago,Foothill Ranch,Lake Forest, La Madera,Rancho Canada,&
Borrego Canyon Wash, Serrano Creek
Other Location Info
City/Nearest Community: Lake Forest
Santiago ES, Serrano Intermediate; El Toro & Trabuco Hills HS
Notice of Determination
City of Lake Forest
Approving Agency Role
Final Environmental Document Available at
City of Lake Forest
Development Services Department
25550 Commercentre Drive, Suite 100
Lake Forest, CA 92630
(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
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