Tule River Tribe Fee-to-Trust and Eagle Mountain Casino Relocation

4 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
United States Department of the Interior, Indian Affairs
Document Title
Tule River Tribe Fee-to-Trust and Eagle Mountain Casino Relocation
Document Type
FIN - Final Document
Present Land Use
Industrial/Airport Industrial (IA)/industrial

Document Description
Note: review per lead The proposed action is the acquisition of approximately 40 acres of fee land intrust by the United States upon which the Tule River Tribe would construct a casino resort. The facility would include an approximately 105,000-square foot casino 250-room hotel, food, and beverage facilities, administrative space, a multi-purpose events center, a conference center and associated parking and infrastructure. The new facility would replace the Tribes existing casino and the existing casino buildings would be converted to tribal government or service uses. The proposed trust property includes 17 parcels bound by West Street on the west an off-highway vehicle park (OHV) owned by the City of Porterville to the north and east and a photovoltaic power station (solar farm) to the south. The Assessors parcel number for the property is 302-400-001 through 302-400-017

Contact Information
Chad Broussard
Bureau of Indian Affairs
Lead/Public Agency
2800 Cottage Way, Room W-2820
Sacramento, CA 95825

Phone : (916) 978-6165

Tu!e River Tribe
Project Applicant


36°1'52.55"N 119°4'38.61"W
Cross Streets
Avenue 136/West Street
Total Acres
Parcel #
302-400-001 through 302-400-017
State Highways
Porterville Airport
Tule River, Fnant-Kern Canal, Poplar Ditch

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Casino Resort)
Local Action
Project Issues
Aesthetics Agriculture and Forestry Resources Air Quality Biological Resources Cultural Resources Cumulative Effects Drainage/Absorption Economics/Jobs Fiscal Impacts Flood Plain/Flooding Geology/Soils Growth Inducement Hazards & Hazardous Materials Hydrology/Water Quality Land Use/Planning Noise Population/Housing Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Solid Waste Transportation Vegetation Wetland/Riparian Wildfire
Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire California Air Resources Board (ARB) California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 (CDFW) California Department of Justice, Attorney General's Office California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 (DOT) California Energy Commission California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC) California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 (RWQCB) California State Lands Commission (SLC) Caltrans, Division of Aeronautics Central Valley Flood Protection Board Department of Water Resources Office of Emergency Services, California Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality


Environmental Document
Executive Summary   PDF 246 K Final EIS   PDF 43310 K Final EIS_NOA   PDF 188 K
notice of completion   PDF 589 K

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