Major Use Permit UP 18-19


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Lake County
Document Title
Major Use Permit UP 18-19
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Present Land Use
single family dwelling, vineyard/ag preserve - floodway fringe - scenic combining/ag
Document Description
Approval of up to 41,060 sf of indoor (greenhouse) commercial cannabis grow site via use permit 18-19 and IS 18-23. Water will be taken from the existing on-site wells. A new septic system will be needed for employee bathrooms. Estimated monthly water usage is 54,000 gallons. Typical hours of operation would be daily 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. There will be up to 10 employees working in the greenhouse. Some grading is required for this project, which would have a 41,060 sf concrete pad poured for the floor of the greenhouse. There are no mapped sensitive species on the site, however the entire site is within the AO flood plain. The applicant has indicated that two 1000 gallon tanks will be placed in the greenhouse along with a boiler room to provide heat. Two 500 gallon propane tanks will also be used inside the greenhouse.

Contact Information

Eric Porter
Agency Name
Lake County
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Cross Streets
Gaddy Lane
Total Acres
Parcel #
State Highways
Kelseyville USD
Clear Lake
Other Location Info

Notice of Completion

State Review Period Start
State Review Period End
State Reviewing Agencies
Cal Fire, California Department of Conservation (DOC), California Department of Fish and Wildlife, North Central Region 2 (CDFW), California Department of Parks and Recreation, California Department of Transportation, District 1 (DOT), California Highway Patrol, California Native American Heritage Commission (NAHC), California State Lands Commission (SLC), Central Valley Flood Protection Board, Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA), Department of Pesticide Regulation, Resources Agency, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, District 3, State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Rights, California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
State Reviewing Agency Comments
California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Sacramento Region 5 (RWQCB)
Development Types
Commercial (Sq. Ft. 41,060, Employees 10), Water Facilities (Type well, MGD 3000)
Local Actions
Use Permit
Project Issues
Aesthetics, Air Quality, Cultural Resources, Cumulative Effects, Flood Plain/Flooding, Noise

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