First Step Homeless Navigation Center


SCH Number
Lead Agency
Paso Robles, City of (City of Paso Robles)
Document Title
First Step Homeless Navigation Center
Document Type
MND - Mitigated Negative Declaration
Project Applicant
City of Paso Robles
Present Land Use
Commercial Service (CS) I Commercial-Light Industry (C3)

Document Description
The El Camino Homeless Organization (ECHO), a California nonprofit public benefit corporation based out of Atascadero, in cooperation with the City of Paso Robles (City), is proposing to design and construct a 48-bed dormitory-style homeless navigation center and shelter facility (project). The project would be located on City-owned property (Assessor's Parcel Number [APN] 008-051-026) at 3100 Sulphur Springs Road, south of the City's Wastewater Treatment Plant (WTTP) (Figures 1 and 2). ECHO is engaged in the business of providing supportive services to assist individuals and families who are homeless, including residential services and housing placement, case management services, meal services, nutrition services, shower services, and children's programs.

Contact Information
Darren Nash
City of Paso Robles
1000 Spring Street
Paso Robles, CA 93446

Phone : (805) 237-3970


35°38'38"N 120°41'4.8"W
Paso Robles
San Luis Obispo
Cross Streets
Highway 101 at State Route 46
Total Acres
Parcel #
008-051-026, 008-021-006, 008-051-002, 008-051-004
State Highways
101, 46
Paso Robles Joint Unified School District
Salinas River, Huer Huero Creek, Mustard Creek

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Homeless Shelter and Navigation Center)
Local Action
General Plan Amendment Rezone Use Permit
Project Issues
Air Quality Archaeologic-Historic Biological Resources Flood Plain/Flooding Geologic/Seismic Noise Soil Erosion/Compaction/Grading Water Quality
Reviewing Agencies
California Air Resources Board California Department of Conservation California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Central Region 4 California Department of Housing and Community Development California Department of Parks and Recreation California Department of Transportation, District 5 California Department of Water Resources California Highway Patrol California Native American Heritage Commission California Natural Resources Agency California Public Utilities Commission California Regional Water Quality Control Board, Central Coast Region 3 California State Lands Commission Office of Historic Preservation State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality


Environmental Document
02_IS-MND_City of Paso Robles Homeless Shelter_020720   PDF 6293 K 03_OPR Summary Form_City of Paso Robles Homeless Shelter_020720   PDF 147 K Project Description   PDF 135 K
NOC   PDF 808 K

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