Big Canyon Habitat Restoration & Water Quality Improvement Project

3 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2016031011
Lead Agency
Newport Beach, City of (City of Newport Beach)
Document Title
Big Canyon Habitat Restoration & Water Quality Improvement Project
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
5/23/2016
Present Land Use
Present Use (Open Space-Passive Park), Zoning (Open Space), General Plan Designation (Open Space)

Document Description
The proposed project encompasses 6 acres and includes the following (1) restore historic riparian habitat by removing non-native vegetation and replace it with native plantings, (2) stabilized the creek and floodplain, (3) improve water quality in Big Canyon Creek and Newport Bay through the addition of a water quality treatment bioretention cell, extension of the Jamboree culvert, concrete stilling basin, and dosing station, and (4) enhance public access within the Big Canyon Nature Park. The project also includes maintenance of the proposed water quality features to ensure that the features are functioning as originally designed.

Contact Information
Robert Stein
City of Newport Beach
100 Civic Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Phone : (949) 644-3322

Location

Coordinates
33°37'43.02"N 117°52'40.27"W
Cities
Newport Beach
Counties
Orange
Cross Streets
Jamboree Road south of Eastbluff Drive
Total Acres
6
Parcel #
Multiple
State Highways
Hwy 1 and Hwy 73
Schools
Corona Del Mar HS
Waterways
Upper Newport Bay, Big Canyon Creek
Township
6S
Range
10W
Section
56

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
City of Newport Beach
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660

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 Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
Yes
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
Yes
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
N/A
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
No
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
No

Disclaimer: The document was originally posted before CEQAnet had the capability to host attachments for the public. To obtain the original attachments for this document, please contact the lead agency at the contact information listed above. You may also contact the OPR via email at state.clearinghouse@opr.ca.gov or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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