Downtown Plan Amendments

3 Documents in Project


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Santa Cruz, City of (City of Santa Cruz)
Document Title
Downtown Plan Amendments
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Present Land Use
Developed/central business district and public facilities/regional visitor commercial and community facilities

Document Description
Amendments to the following adopted plans and regulations: 1) amend the Downtown Recovery Plan to extend and modify Additional Height Zone A, the Additional Height Zone B, modify development standards, and other minor revisions; 2) amend the General Plan 2030 to modify the Floor Area Ratio for the Regional Visitor Commercial land use designation in the downtown area; 3) amend the Local Coastal Program Land Use Plan text to modify development policies and modification of development standards incorporated by reference in the Central Business Zone District that is part of the Implementation Plan; and 3) amend Municipal Code Section 24.10, Part 24, Central Business District (CBD) of the Zoning Code, an implementation ordinance of the City's LCP, to modify extension area and add standards for outdoor curb extension.

Contact Information
Ron Powers
City of Santa Cruz
809 Center St, Rm 107
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Phone : (831) 420-5216


Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Cross Streets
Downtown between Pacific Ave and Front St south of Cathcart, north of Laurel
Total Acres
State Highways
1, 17
San Lorenzo River

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Santa Cruz
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
809 Center St., Santa Cruz, CA 95060


(1) The project will have a significant impact on the environment
(2a) An Environmental Impact Report was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2b) A Mitigated or a Negative Declaration was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(2c) An other document type was prepared for this project pursuant to the provisions of CEQA
(3) Mitigated measures were made a condition of the approval of the project
(4) A mitigation reporting or monitoring plan was adopted for this project
(5) A Statement of Overriding Considerations was adopted for this project
(6) Findings were made pursuant to the provisions of CEQA

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 or via phone at (916) 445-0613.

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