Business Park Land Use Amendments and Rezoning (GP15-002; Z15-003; ORD15-002; EIS15-012)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Nevada County
Document Title
Business Park Land Use Amendments and Rezoning (GP15-002; Z15-003; ORD15-002; EIS15-012)
Document Type
NEG - Negative Declaration
Document Description
GPA (GP15-002), Rezone (Z15-003), Zoning Ordinance Amendment (ORD15-002), and Adoption of the Neg Dec (EIS15-012). The proposal would change the General Plan Land Use and Zoning Designation for parcels in 8 of the 16 existing sites currently zoned BP, to one of the following other zone districts; (M1) Light Industrial, (C2) Community Commercial, (RA) Residential Agricultural, (AG) General Agricultural, and (P) Public. Additionally, site specific amendments to Zoning District Map (ZDM) 40a and 63, and Zoning Ordinance amendments affecting sites within Area Plans; language cleanup regarding outdoor manufacturing/storage, and permit requirements for mini-storage facilities; addition of Schools as permissible in BP; & revised BP building setbacks and max. impervious coverage.

Contact Information

Patrick Dobbs
Agency Name
Nevada County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Grass Valley
Cross Streets
State Highways
Hwy 49, 20, 174, 267
Nevada County, Truckee/Tahoe

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Air Resources Board (ARB), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 3 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB), California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Lahontan South Lake Tahoe Region 6 (RWQCB), Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics, Department of Water Resources, Resources Agency
Local Actions
General Plan Amendment, Rezone
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Biological Resources, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Flood Plain/Flooding, Geology/Soils, Hazards & Hazardous Materials, Hydrology/Water Quality, Land Use/Planning, Mineral Resources, Noise, Public Services, Recreation, Schools/Universities, Solid Waste, Transportation, Wetland/Riparian

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