Tidelands Use and Occupancy Permit to Sound of Beach for a Retail Store at Imperial Beach Oceanfront


SCH Number
Public Agency
San Diego Unified Port District
Document Title
Tidelands Use and Occupancy Permit to Sound of Beach for a Retail Store at Imperial Beach Oceanfront
Document Type
NOE - Notice of Exemption
Document Description
The proposed project is a renewal of a Tidelands Use and Occupancy Permit (TUOP) to Sound of Beach (Tenant) for their use of approximately 371 square feet of land area in the City of Imperial Beach, California. The area proposed for use under this TUOP is currently and is proposed to be used only and exclusively for the purpose of a beach-oriented retail store including the sale and rental of beach-oriented equipment; the sale of soft drinks and coffee; the sale of hot food such as hamburgers, hot dogs, tacos, chili, and soup; the sale of prepackaged food and sandwiches, candy and cookies; and the sale of sundries such as novelties, souvenirs, clothing, and beach-oriented incidentals, and for no other purpose whatsoever without the prior written consent of the Executive Director of the District in each instance. The Tenant would be responsible for compliance with all laws and regulations associated with the activities on or in connection with the above-described premises, and in all uses thereof, including those regulating stormwater and hazardous materials. No new development, construction, or increase in the size of the property is proposed or authorized as part of the TUOP. It is anticipated that the TUOP would have a total term of up to approximately five (5) years. The TUOP may be terminated by the District or Tenant as a matter of right and without cause at any time upon providing thirty (30) days' notice in writing to the other party of such termination.

Contact Information

Michael Paul
Agency Name
San Diego Unified Port District Development Services Department
Contact Types
Lead/Public Agency


Imperial Beach
San Diego
Cross Streets
10 Evergreen Avenue, Imperial Beach, CA 91932

Notice of Exemption

Exempt Status
Categorical Exemption
Type, Section or Code
Existing Facilities (SG § 15301) (Class 1)
Reasons for Exemption
The proposed project is determined to be Categorically Exempt pursuant to California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) Guidelines Section 15301 (Existing Facilities) and Section 3.a. of the District's Guidelines for Compliance with CEQA because it is the renewal of an existing real estate agreement through the issuance of a TUOP that would involve no expansion of use beyond that previously existing and would not have any permanent effects on the environment. Section 3.a. of the District's CEQA Guidelines is as follows: See NOE for full details.


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