Request to Subdivide Approx. 6.1 Acres into Residential Lots within the El Sobrante Area of Contra Costa County


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Contra Costa County
Document Title
Request to Subdivide Approx. 6.1 Acres into Residential Lots within the El Sobrante Area of Contra Costa County
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
Currently the lot is vacant/Zoning: Split R-6 & R-7 (Single Family Residential min. lot size of 6,000 and 7,000 sf/GP: SH High density

Document Description
C&H Development, Inc. (Owner) and Wollman Associates, Inc. (Applicant), County File # SD06-9066: The applicants request approval of a vesting tentative map to subdivide approximately a 6.1 acre site (comprised of 3 parcels) into 12-lots. Lots range in size from 6,200 to 14,900 sf. Three open space landscaped parcels are proposed for a total of 2.16 acres. Access to the subdivide is proposed from a new private roadway Farris Court, which will connect to Fariss Lane an existing two-lane residential street. A gated Emergency Vehicle Access (EVA) driveway is proposed off of the new private roadway which will connect to Lambert Road. In addition, the request includes the removal of 9 trees, work within the dripline of 8 trees for the service road and drainage improvements, and preservation of 14 trees. Variances are requested for 4 and 5-foot high retaining walls approximately 1.5-feet from the property line, where 5-feet is required, between lots 1, 2, 7, and 8. The current parcels are already annexed into a lighting district, County Service Area L-100.

Contact Information
Lashun Cross
Contra Costa County, Dept. of Conservation and Dev.
Lead/Public Agency
30 Muir Road
Martinez, CA 94553

Phone : (925) 674-7786


Richmond San Pablo
Contra Costa
Cross Streets
Appian Way and Fariss Lane
Total Acres
Parcel #
425-040-016, 024 & 425-130-002
State Highways
Hwy 80
San Pablo Bay

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Residential (Units 12, Acres 6.1)
Local Action
Land Division (Subdivision, etc.)
Project Issues
Aesthetics Cultural Resources Drainage/Absorption Geology/Soils Noise Transportation
Reviewing Agencies
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 Water Resources Resources Agency San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

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