Modification of the Conditional Use Permit and Special Permit and Review of the Annual Report

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Summary

SCH Number
2012082108
Lead Agency
Humboldt County
Document Title
Modification of the Conditional Use Permit and Special Permit and Review of the Annual Report
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
4/21/2014
Present Land Use
GPD: Agricultural Lands with a 40 acre minimum parcel size (AL-40) in the Framework Plan Z: Unclassified

Document Description
Modification to the approved Conditional Use Permit for the Reggae on the River music festival to add three off-site parking areas. In addition to the approved off-site parking area on Assessor's Parcel Number (APN) 033-160-013, the Benbow Golf Course parking area (230 cans), off-site parking will be provided at new site #1 : the Richardson Grove Family Campground at 750 State Highway 101 (APN 033-271-015) directly west of the event site (200 cars and 42 Recreational Vehicles), new site #3: the County Line Ranch at 240 Cooks Valley Road APN (033-271-007) directly south of the event site (1,500 vehicles). The Planning Commission will also be reviewing the Annual Report for the 2013 event. The applicant proposes an increase in attendance by a total of 1,000 persons above the 8,000 person allows at last year's event. Attendance for the 2014 event will be limited to 6,500 ticket holders and 2,500 staff, performers, and others. Traffic control measures are proposed along Highway 101, the event will be held from Thursday through Sunday over the first weekend of August, 2014. A temporary flat-car bridge is proposed to be placed across the South Fork of the Eel River to provide access for vehicle and pedestrians. A Special Permit is required to place the bridge within the Streamside Management Area. The parcel is served by on-site water which will be supplemented by water supplied by nearby community service district. Sewage disposal for the event will be provided toilets and an on-site greywater system.

Contact Information
Michael Richardson
County of Humboldt
Planning and Building Department 3015 H Street
Eureka, CA 95501

Phone : (707) 268-3723

Location

Counties
Humboldt
Cross Streets
Cooks Valley Road, Redwood Drive, Benbow Drive,
State Highways
US Hwy 101

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Humboldt County Planning Commission
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final EIR Available Location
Planning Division, 3015 H Street, Eureka CA 95501

Determinations

(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
No
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(2b) A Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
No
(4) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(5) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
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