Amendment to the Southern Sphere of Influence Planning and Annexation Project

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
City of Grass Valley
Document Title
Amendment to the Southern Sphere of Influence Planning and Annexation Project
Document Type
NOP - Notice of Preparation
Present Land Use
See Attached NOP

Document Description
The proposed project includes: 1) an amendment to the General Plan land use designations on 237 of the 400 acres; 2) a prezone of 237 of the 400 acres of land to various zone districts consistent with the proposed General Plan amendments; 3) an amendment to add 31 acres to the City's Sphere of Influence; and 4) the annexation of approximately 400 acres.

Contact Information
Thomas Last
City of Grass Valley
Lead/Public Agency
125 East Main Street
Grass Valley, CA 95945

Phone : (530) 274-4711

City of Grass Valley
Project Applicant


Grass Valley
Cross Streets
Both sides of Highway 49, south of McKnight Way, along La Barr Meadows Rd
Total Acres
Parcel #
55 parcels - see attached NOP
State Highways
49 and 20
Wolf Creek
1 &2

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Prezone Annexation SOI Amendment
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Conservation (DOC) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW) California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT) California Department of Water Resources (DWR) California Energy Commission California Governor's Office of Emergency Services (OES) California Highway Patrol (CHP) California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) Central Valley Flood Protection Board Office of Historic Preservation Sierra Nevada Conservancy State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)


Environmental Document
NOP   PDF 6715 K
NOC   PDF 1437 K
State Comments
2013052057_NAHC Comment   PDF 298 K 2013052057_RWQCB Comment   PDF 270 K

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