MS15-0001: Four-Lot Minor Subdivision plus a Remainder Parcel in Lafayette

2 Documents in Project

Summary

SCH Number
2017102074
Lead Agency
Contra Costa County
Document Title
MS15-0001: Four-Lot Minor Subdivision plus a Remainder Parcel in Lafayette
Document Type
NOD - Notice of Determination
Received
Posted
2/14/2018
Present Land Use
vacant/R-10, Single fam res/single fam res, medium density

Document Description
The applicant requests approval of a four-lot vesting tentative map which includes a remainder. Subdividing the 1.99-acre site would result in lots ranging in size from 10,697 to 26,176 sq. ft. in area. the project also includes: access improvements, installation of utilities, drainage improvements, 4,997 cubic yards of grading (2,288 cut, 2,709 fill) and a tree permit request to remove eight trees and to work within the dripline of five other trees in order to construct the new homes and necessary improvements (e.g. utilities, and access improvements). The project includes the following variance and exceptions from the County Code: Variances for a retaining wall (six feet to three feet tall) to support the private roadway as follows: 1) a zero-foot secondary front yard setback ( where 15 feet is required) on Parcels A,B, and C; 2) a six foot secondary front yard setback (where 15 feet is required) on Parcel d; 3) a zero-foot side yard setback (where 20 feet is required) on Parcels A, B, C, and D. Exceptions include: 1) a vertical curve length of 30 feet on the private road (where 50 feet is the minimum); 2) a vertical curve length of 30 feet on the private road (where 50 feet is the minimum); 3) centerline grade of the roadway at the intersection of the private road and Huston road of seven and one-half percent (where six percent is the maximum); 4) discharge of stormwater from a spreader-pipe type outfall in to the tributary of Murderer's Creek (where a County standard outfall is required); and 5) zero feet of freeboard included in the top-of-bank calculation (where a freeboard depth equal to 20 percent of the depth plus the velocity head of flow in the creek is required).

Contact Information
Nancy Sweeney
Contra Costa County
30 Muir Rd
Martinez, CA 94553

Phone : (925) 674-7205

Location

Coordinates
37°55'26.3"N 122°05'24.6"W
Cities
Lafayette
Counties
Contra Costa
Cross Streets
Huston Rd and Pleasant Hill Rd
Zip
94707
Total Acres
1.99
Parcel #
169-232-007
State Highways
24, 680
Railways
BART

Notice of Determination

Approving Agency
Contra Costa County
Approving Agency Role
Lead Agency
Approved On
Final Environmental Document Available at
30 Muir Road, Martinez, CA 94553

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 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
Yes
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