Initial Study No. 7655 (Michael Blas on behalf of Harris farms Inc.)


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fresno County
Document Title
Initial Study No. 7655 (Michael Blas on behalf of Harris farms Inc.)
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
Michael Blas
Present Land Use
Orchard/ Exclusive Agricultural; 20-acre minimum parcel size) Zone District/Agriculture

Document Description
Rezone a 2.5-acre portion of a 15.10-acre parcel from the AL-40 (Limited Agricultural, 40-acre minimum parcel size) to an AE-20 (Exclusive Agricultural, 20-acre minimum parcel size) Zone District and include a Variance to allow the 2.5-acre portion to be created with less than the required 20-acre minimum parcel size and the remaining 12.6-acre portion of the parcel to remain as a legal non-conforming parcel in the AL-40 Zone District. The subject parcel is located on the east side of E. Trimmer Springs Road approximately 4.3 miles north of its intersection with Belmont Avenue and 7.8 miles northeast of the City of Sanger (APN 158-070-40S).

Contact Information
Ejaz Ahmad
County of Fresno
2220 Tulare Street, Sixth Floor
Fresno, CA 93721

Phone : (559) 600-4204


Cross Streets
East side of Trimmer Springs Rd., 4.3 miles north of its intersection with Belmont Ave
Total Acres
Parcel #
Kings River

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (No Development)
Local Action
Rezone Variance
Project Issues
Aesthetic/Visual Agricultural Land Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Drainage/Absorption Flood Plain/Flooding Forest Land/Fire Hazard Geologic/Seismic Greenhouse Gas Emissions Minerals Noise Population/Housing Balance Public Services Recreation/Parks Schools/Universities Sewer Capacity Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Solid Waste Toxic/Hazardous Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Water Supply Wetland/Riparian Growth Inducing Land Use Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board, Major Industrial Projects Cal Fire California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 6 California Native American Heritage Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Valley Fresno Region 5 California State Lands Commission Department of Toxic Substances Control Office of Historic Preservation Resources Agency State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality


Environmental Document
AA 3837 VA 4073 IS Routing Pkg   PDF 3942 K
NOC   PDF 1251 K

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